• PEOPLE NAME: ABANYOM OF NIGERIA

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PEID: 13617

ROP: 100008

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Benue

Language: Abanyom - (abm)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Other / Marginal

Country: Nigeria

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Population: 30,000

Global Population: 30,000


PEID: 13617

ROP: 100008

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Abanyom of Nigeria, numbering 30,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Benue people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Nigeria. Their primary language is Abanyom. The primary religion practiced by the Abanyom is marginal Christianity, a form of religion with roots in Christianity but not theologically Christian.


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