Idoma in Nigeria

The Idoma have only been reported in Nigeria
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People Name General Idoma
People Name in Country Idoma
Pronunciation ee-DOO-mah
Population this Country 149,000
Population all Countries 149,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 4
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Central Idoma; Idoma Cluster; Igumale; South Idoma
People ID 12182
ROP3 Code 103953
Country Nigeria
Region Africa, West and Central
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 7  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Kogi state: Olamabolo and Ankpa LGAs; Benue state: Ogbadibo and Okpokwu LGAs; Enugu state: Igbo-Eze North, Udenu, and Isi-Uze LGAs.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Nigeria
Region Africa, West and Central
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 7  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Kogi state: Olamabolo and Ankpa LGAs; Benue state: Ogbadibo and Okpokwu LGAs; Enugu state: Igbo-Eze North, Udenu, and Isi-Uze LGAs..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Idoma (149,000 speakers)
Language Code idu   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Igumale
Dialect Code 2134   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Idoma (149,000 speakers)
Language Code idu   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Igumale
Dialect Code 2134   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Idoma

Primary Language:  Idoma

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1927-1957)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1970)
Bible-Complete Yes  (2014)
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Resource Type Resource Name Source
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching Global Recordings Network
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Idoma Jesus Film Project
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels Bible Media Group/LUMO
General Bible for Children Bible for Children
General Gospel resources links Scripture Earth
Mobile App Download audio Bible app as APK file Faith Comes by Hearing
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Idoma YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Topical Scripture booklets and Bible studies World Missionary Press
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 4.00 %)
45.00 %
Ethnic Religions
55.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
40.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
30.0 %
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more