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PEID: 13761

ROP: 102887

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Benue

Language: Ejagham - (etu)

Alternate Name(s): Ekoi

Primary Religion: Christianity - Non-Evangelical Protestantism

Country: Nigeria

Also found in: Cameroon; United States

Population: 124,000

Global Population: 218,600

PEID: 13761

ROP: 102887

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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

Overview: The Ejagham of Nigeria, numbering 124,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Benue people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 218,600 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Ejagham. The primary religion practiced by the Ejagham is Non-Evangelical Protestantism, a collection of denominations typically more focused on issues of social justice than personal salvation.

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