Language:  Yoruba

Population of Groups Speaking

37,045,000

People Group's Primary Language

19

Bible Status

Complete Bible

Jesus Film

Online Bible

Gospel Recordings

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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Language
Rank
Primary
Religion
%
Evangelical
%
Christian
Indigenous
Black African, general Norway 5,000 Primary Christianity 4.0 % 60.0 %
Busa Nigeria 50,000 Secondary Islam 0.1 % 1.0 %
 Yoruba Benin 195,000 Primary Islam 13.0 % 45.3 %
 Yoruba Canada 2,300 Primary Christianity 16.0 % 55.0 %
 Yoruba Equatorial Guinea 62,000 Primary Christianity 11.0 % 60.0 %
 Yoruba Czech Republic 400 Primary Christianity 14.0 % 58.0 %
 Yoruba Gambia 9,000 Primary Islam 3.0 % 27.0 %
 Yoruba Ghana 416,000 Primary Islam 12.0 % 29.0 %
 Yoruba Greece 5,600 Primary Christianity 5.0 % 65.0 %
 Yoruba Cote d'Ivoire 101,000 Primary Christianity 20.0 % 60.0 %
 Yoruba Liberia 19,000 Primary Christianity 14.0 % 58.0 %
 Yoruba Niger 58,000 Primary Islam 7.5 % 20.0 %
 Yoruba Sierra Leone 5,000 Primary Christianity 3.0 % 47.0 %
 Yoruba Togo 105,000 Primary Islam 1.6 % 43.0 %
 Yoruba United Kingdom 94,000 Primary Christianity 11.0 % 55.0 %
 Yoruba United States 188,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 13.0 % 45.0 %
 Yoruba Burkina Faso 62,000 Primary Islam 7.5 % 45.0 %
Yoruba, Idassa Benin 163,000 Primary Christianity 6.0 % 43.7 %
 Yoruba, Oyo Nigeria 30,913,000 Primary Christianity 37.0 % 59.8 %
 Yoruba-Egba Nigeria 4,642,000 Primary Christianity 36.0 % 87.0 %
  Totals:  20   37,045,000 (P) 1 19 (P) : 1 (S)        
Language Alternate Names
Ào
Bunu (Bini)
Ede-Yoruba
Igbonna
Yariba
Yooba
Dialects
Abunu
Akono
Awori
Aworo
Egba
Ekiti
Gbedde
Igbomina
Ijebu
Ijesha
Ijumu
Ikale
Ila
Ilaje
Iworro
Jumu
Ondo
Owe
Oyo
Wo
Yagba
Yoruba
Dialect Alternate Names
Bunu
Igbena
Igbonna
Jumu
Ogomogun
Oworo
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1850-1960
New Testament 1862-1993
Complete Bible 1884-2006
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
Bible.com (YouVersion)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum of Bible Agencies
Gospel Go
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
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Resource in Yoruba Link
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Yoruba
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Biblica Yoruba Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible-in-Your-Language
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter Fathers Love Letter
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets

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