Yamba in Nigeria


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Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
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People Name General Yamba
People Name in Country Yamba
Population this Country 21,000
Population all Countries 160,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 4
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Kaka; Kakayamba; Mbubem; Yambe
People ID 13636
ROP3 Code 106486
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 Taraba state: Sardauna and Gashaka LGAs, Antere, and other border villages.   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 Taraba state: Sardauna and Gashaka LGAs, Antere, and other border villages..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Primary Language Yamba (21,000 speakers)
Language Code yam   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Yamba (21,000 speakers)
Language Code yam   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Yamba

Primary Language:  Yamba

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1990)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1992-2011)
Bible-Complete No
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
World Bibles
Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
Virtual Storehouse
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (Global Recordings Network)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (Faith Comes By Hearing)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Yamba
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
General Gospel resources links (Scripture Earth)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Ŋwàk Nwì Ma Rʉ̀k Nə̀ Fi
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 8.00 %)
65.00 %
Ethnic Religions
30.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
5.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
35.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
20.0 %
Roman Catholic
45.0 %
Map Source Anonymous  
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