Fon in Benin


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People Name General Fon
People Name in Country Fon
Population this Country 1,990,000
Population all Countries 2,128,000
Total Countries 6
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 2  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Dahomean; Fo; Fogbe; Kotafon
People ID 11222
ROP3 Code 103041
Country Benin
Region Africa, West and Central
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Widespread. Atlantique, Littoral and Zou departments.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Benin
Region Africa, West and Central
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Widespread. Atlantique, Littoral and Zou departments..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Fon
Language Code fon   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 3
Secondary Languages
French Gun
Primary Language Fon
Language Code fon   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 3
Secondary Languages
  French
  Gun
People Groups Speaking Fon

Primary Language:  Fon

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1967)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1994)
Bible-Complete Yes  (2011-2014)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Oral Bible Stories
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Fon
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels
Film / Video Magdalena video
Film / Video Walk with Jesus video
General Gospel resources links
Mobile App Download audio Bible app as APK file
Mobile App Download audio Bible app from Google Play Store
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Fon
Text / Printed Matter Children and youth resources
Text / Printed Matter Jesus Messiah comic book
Text / Printed Matter Literacy primer for Fon
Text / Printed Matter Topical Scripture booklets and Bible studies
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 18.31 %)
65.00 %
Ethnic Religions
25.40 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
9.00 %
Non-Religious
0.30 %
Other / Small
0.30 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
17.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
5.0 %
Protestant
5.0 %
Roman Catholic
72.0 %
Photo Source Brian Kelley - Flickr  Creative Commons 
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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