Waama, Yoabou in Benin

The Waama, Yoabou have only been reported in Benin
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People Name General Waama, Yoabou
People Name in Country Waama, Yoabou
World Population 108,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 2
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 2  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Waama, Yoabu
People ID 16045
ROP3 Code 110597
Country Benin
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Atakora department: Natitingou, Toucountouna, Mouande communes; Pehonko commune, at least 20 villages; Cotonou, Parakou area.   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 Atakora department: Natitingou, Toucountouna, Mouande communes; Pehonko commune, at least 20 villages; Cotonou, Parakou area..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Waama (108,000 speakers)
Language Code wwa   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Waama (108,000 speakers)
Language Code wwa   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Waama

Primary Language:  Waama

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1986)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1994)
Bible-Complete No
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 Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Waama
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.00 %)
10.00 %
Ethnic Religions
60.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
30.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
5.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
3.0 %
Protestant
32.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
Photo Source Matt & Sarah Murdock 
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