Jara in Nigeria


Joshua Project has identified the Jara only in Nigeria

Population

71,300

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Jara
People Name in Country Jara
Population in Nigeria 71,000
World Population 71,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Chadic
People Name General Jara
Ethnic Code NAB60b
People ID 12325
Country Nigeria
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 14  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Borno state, Biu and Kwaya-Kusar LGAs; Gombe state, Akko and Yamaltu-Deba LGAs.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Ethnolinguistic map from University of Texas or other map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Jara (71,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Jara 71,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.50 %)
10.00 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
80.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
50.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
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