Eastern Ijaw in Nigeria

The Ijaw, Eastern have only been reported in Nigeria
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Main Language
Largest Religion
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People Name General Ijaw, Eastern
People Name in Country Ijaw, Eastern
Natural Name Eastern Ijaw
Population this Country 8,900
Population all Countries 8,900
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 4
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Eastern Ijaw; Nkoro
People ID 13953
ROP3 Code 107359
Country Nigeria
Region Africa, West and Central
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 9  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Rivers state: Opobo-Nkoro LGA.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Nigeria
Region Africa, West and Central
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 9  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Rivers state: Opobo-Nkoro LGA..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Nkoroo (8,900 speakers)
Language Code nkx   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Nkoroo (8,900 speakers)
Language Code nkx   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Nkoroo

Primary Language:  Nkoroo

Bible Translation Status:  Translation Needed

Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Anglican
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.00 %)
65.00 %
Ethnic Religions
35.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
40.0 %
Independent
40.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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