• PEOPLE NAME: MUMUYE OF NIGERIA

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PEID: 14006

ROP: 106891

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Adamawa-Ubangi

Language: Mumuye - (mzm)

Alternate Name(s): Daffe, Lankaviri, Sangwe, Yoro

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Nigeria

Also found in: Cameroon

Population: 803,000

Global Population: 817,000


PEID: 14006

ROP: 106891

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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


Overview: The Mumuye of Nigeria, numbering 803,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Adamawa-Ubangi people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 817,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Mumuye. The primary religion practiced by the Mumuye is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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