Oromo, Macha in Ethiopia


Population
6,817,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Oromo, Macha
People Name in Country Oromo, Macha
Population in Ethiopia 6,817,000
World Population 6,916,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Azebu, Gujii Oromo, Gujji, Macha, Wellaga
People ID 15838
ROP3 Code 105969
Country Ethiopia
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 22  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Widespread.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Ethiopia
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 22  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Widespread..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Oromo, West Central (6,817,000 speakers)
Language Code gaz   Ethnologue Listing
Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Primary Dialect Western Oromo
Dialect Code 15348   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Oromo, West Central
Primary Language Oromo, West Central (6,817,000 speakers)
Language Code gaz   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Western Oromo
Dialect Code 15348   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Oromo, West Central

Primary Language:  Oromo, West Central

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1841-1981)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (1876-1995)
Bible-Complete Yes   (1899-1998)
Bible-NT Audio Online
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Oromo, West Central
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Orthodox
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 39.00 %)
65.00 %
Ethnic Religions
20.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
15.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
75.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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