Ywom in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Ywom only in Nigeria
Population
23,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Ywom
People Name in Country Ywom
Population in Nigeria 23,000
World Population 23,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Gerkanchi, Gurka
People ID 16044
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 Plateau state, Shendam and Langtang South LGAs.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
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 Plateau state, Shendam and Langtang South LGAs.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Primary Language: Ywom (23,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: gek   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Unknown
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Ywom (23,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: gek   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Ywom

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 %)
25.00 %
Ethnic Religions
45.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
30.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
30.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
30.0 %
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