Eastern Ijaw in Nigeria

The Eastern Ijaw have only been reported in Nigeria
Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Ijaw, Eastern
People Name in Country Ijaw, Eastern
Natural Name Eastern Ijaw
Alternate Names Eastern Ijaw; Nkoro
Population this Country 9,700
Population all Countries 9,700
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 4
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
People ID 13953
ROP3 Code 107359
ROP25 Code 306135
ROP25 Name Eastern Ijaw (Nkoroo)
Country Nigeria
Region Africa, West and Central
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 6  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Rivers state: Opobo-Nkoro LGA.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Nigeria
Region Africa, West and Central
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 6  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Rivers state: Opobo-Nkoro LGA..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.00 %)
65.00 %
Ethnic Religions
35.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Primary Language Nkoroo (9,700 speakers)
Language Code nkx   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Nkoroo (9,700 speakers)
Language Code nkx   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Nkoroo

Primary Language:  Nkoroo

Bible Translation Status:  Translation Needed

Resource Type Resource Name Source
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching Global Recordings Network
Photo Source Biokpo Diali George - Wikimedia  Creative Commons 
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