• PEOPLE NAME: IDON OF NIGERIA

Affinity Group: SSAP

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Yoruba

Language: Idon - (idc)

Alternate Name(s): Idong

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Nigeria

Also found in:

Population: 6,000

Global Population: 6,000


PEID: 13841

ROP: 103954

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 5% or Greater but Less than 10% Evangelical


Overview: The Idon of Nigeria, numbering 6,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Yoruba people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Nigeria. Their primary language is Idon. The primary religion practiced by the Idon is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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