Emai in Nigeria

The Emai have only been reported in Nigeria
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Largest Religion
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People Name General Emai
People Name in Country Emai
Population this Country 297,000
Population all Countries 297,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 2  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Ivbiosakon
People ID 11747
ROP3 Code 102908
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 Ondo state: Ose, Akoko South West, and Akoko North East LGAs; Edo state: Owan East LGA; Ekiti state: Ondo border areas southeast.   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 Ondo state: Ose, Akoko South West, and Akoko North East LGAs; Edo state: Owan East LGA; Ekiti state: Ondo border areas southeast..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Emai-Iuleha-Ora (297,000 speakers)
Language Code ema   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Ora
Dialect Code 9545   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Emai-Iuleha-Ora (297,000 speakers)
Language Code ema   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Ora
Dialect Code 9545   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Emai-Iuleha-Ora

Primary Language:  Emai-Iuleha-Ora

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1908-1910)
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (Global Recordings Network)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 45.00 %)
95.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
5.00 %
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
50.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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