Wellega / Mecha Oromo in Ethiopia


Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
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People Name General Oromo, Wellega / Mecha
People Name in Country Oromo, Wellega / Mecha
Natural Name Wellega / Mecha Oromo
Population this Country 7,949,000
Population all Countries 8,056,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Azebu; Gujii Oromo; Gujji; Macha; Wellaga
People ID 15838
ROP3 Code 105969
Country Ethiopia
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 36  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Widespread.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Ethiopia
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 36  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Widespread..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Primary Language Oromo, West Central (7,949,000 speakers)
Language Code gaz   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Western Oromo
Dialect Code 15348   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Oromo, West Central (7,949,000 speakers)
Language Code gaz   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Western Oromo
Dialect Code 15348   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Oromo, West Central

Primary Language:  Oromo, West Central

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1841-1981)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1876-1995)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1899-1998)
Bible-NT Audio 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)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Indigitube.tv Video / Animation
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Oromo, West Central
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video Walk with Jesus (Africa, JF Project)
Film / Video Yaadanii
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gospel resources links (Scripture Earth)
General Got Questions Ministry
Mobile App Download audio Bible app as APK file from Faith Comes By Hearing
Text / Printed Matter Tools for faith conversations
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 44.40 %)
82.00 %
Ethnic Religions
8.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
10.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
Unknown
Independent
Unknown
Orthodox
Unknown
Other Christian
Unknown
Protestant
100.0 %
Roman Catholic
Unknown
Photo Source Charles Roffey - Flickr  Creative Commons 
Map Source Joshua Project / Global Mapping International  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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