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PEID: 13311

ROP: 104185

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Adamawa-Ubangi

Language: Dza - (jen)

Alternate Name(s): Idza, Janjo, Eedza

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Nigeria

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Population: 126,000

Global Population: 126,000

PEID: 13311

ROP: 104185

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical

Overview: The Dza of Nigeria, numbering 126,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Adamawa-Ubangi people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Nigeria. Their primary language is Dza. The primary religion practiced by the Dza is ethnoreligion, consisting of practices deeply rooted in this groups ethnic identity.

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