Yemma in Ethiopia

Joshua Project has identified the Yemma only in Ethiopia
Population
229,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Yemma
People Name in Country Yemma
Population in Ethiopia 229,000
World Population 229,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 3  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Janjero, Yangaro
People ID 16022
ROP3 Code 111028
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 Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples’ region: Yem zone; Oromia region: northeast of Jimma zone, Fofa (main village); mixed in Oromo villages; Saja, Deedoo, Sak’a, Jimma. Southwest.   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 Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples’ region: Yem zone; Oromia region: northeast of Jimma zone, Fofa (main village); mixed in Oromo villages; Saja, Deedoo, Sak’a, Jimma. Southwest..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Primary Language Yemsa (229,000 speakers)
Language Code jnj   Ethnologue Listing
Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Yemsa
Primary Language Yemsa (229,000 speakers)
Language Code jnj   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Yemsa

Primary Language:  Yemsa

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (2001)
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
Possible Print Bibles
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Orthodox
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 8.64 %)
58.00 %
Ethnic Religions
32.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
10.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
20.0 %
Orthodox
70.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Map Source UN  
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