Gbe, Xwela in Benin

The Gbe, Xwela have only been reported in Benin
Population
67,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Gbe, Xwela
People Name in Country Gbe, Xwela
Population in Benin 67,000
World Population 67,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 2
GSEC 2  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Phera, Xwela
People ID 15926
ROP3 Code 110902
Country Benin
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Mono department: Comé commune near Lake Aheme, southernmost Bopa commune; Atlantique department: Kpomassè and Ouidah communes.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Benin
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Mono department: Comé commune near Lake Aheme, southernmost Bopa commune; Atlantique department: Kpomassè and Ouidah communes..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Gbe, Xwela (67,000 speakers)
Language Code xwe   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Gbe, Xwela
Primary Language Gbe, Xwela (67,000 speakers)
Language Code xwe   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Gbe, Xwela

Primary Language:  Gbe, Xwela

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Translation Need Questionable
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.00 %)
6.00 %
Ethnic Religions
94.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
20.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
2.0 %
Protestant
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
68.0 %
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