• PEOPLE NAME: NIGERIANS OF CANADA


PEID: 47466

ROP: 107319

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Hausa

Language: English - (eng)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Neo-Pentecostalism

Country: Canada

Also found in: France; Ireland; Italy; Netherlands; Spain; United Kingdom; United States

Population: 16,500

Global Population: 126,300


PEID: 47466

ROP: 107319

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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


Overview: The Nigerians of Canada, numbering 16,500, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Hausa people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 126,300 in 8 countries. Their primary language is English. The primary religion practiced by the Nigerians is Neo-Pentecostalism, a movement characterized by manifestations in non-Pentecostal churches of what have been traditionally categorized as Pentecostal experiences, frequently combined with prosperity gospel theology.


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