Central-Western Ijaw in Nigeria

The Ijaw, Central-Western have only been reported in Nigeria
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People Name General Ijaw, Central-Western
People Name in Country Ijaw, Central-Western
Natural Name Central-Western Ijaw
Population this Country 2,477,000
Population all Countries 2,477,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Central-Western Ijaw
People ID 11281
ROP3 Code 101946
Country Nigeria
Region Africa, West and Central
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 9  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Bayelsa state: Yenagoa, South Ijaw, Kolokuma-Opokuma, Ekeremor, and Sagbama LGAs; Delta state: Burutu, Warri North, and Warri South West LGAs; Ondo state: Ilaje, Ese-Odo LGA; Edo state: Ovia South West and Ovia North East LGAs.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Nigeria
Region Africa, West and Central
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 9  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Bayelsa state: Yenagoa, South Ijaw, Kolokuma-Opokuma, Ekeremor, and Sagbama LGAs; Delta state: Burutu, Warri North, and Warri South West LGAs; Ondo state: Ilaje, Ese-Odo LGA; Edo state: Ovia South West and Ovia North East LGAs..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Izon (2,477,000 speakers)
Language Code ijc   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Tuomo
Dialect Code 11061   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Izon (2,477,000 speakers)
Language Code ijc   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Tuomo
Dialect Code 11061   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Izon

Primary Language:  Izon

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1912-1924)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1912-2011)
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Izon
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels
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Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 50.82 %)
99.00 %
Ethnic Religions
1.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
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
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
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