Sukur in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Sukur only in Nigeria
Population
27,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Sukur
People Name in Country Sukur
Population in Nigeria 27,000
World Population 27,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Gemasakun, Sakul
People ID 15113
Country Nigeria
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 12  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Adamawa state: Madagali LGA, Mandara mountains; Borno state: Gwoza LGA.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Nigeria
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 12  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Adamawa state: Madagali LGA, Mandara mountains; Borno state: Gwoza LGA..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language: Sukur (27,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: syk   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Unknown
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Sukur (27,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: syk   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Sukur

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 6.00 %)
12.00 %
Ethnic Religions
78.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
10.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
40.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
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