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Abanyom30,000Y12.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityAbanyomP
Abanyom
M
Abanyom of Nigeria
T
Abong1,900Y7.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityAbon   
Abua45,000Y11.00 %86.00 %5 ChristianityAbua   
Acipanci37,000Y5.15 %25.00 %4 IslamCicipu   
Acipawa9,400Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAcipa, Eastern M
Acipawa of Nigeria
 
Adara349,000Y7.50 %55.00 %4 ChristianityAdaraP
Adara
 T
Aduge3,400Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAduge   
Afizere, Izere88,000Y18.00 %32.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsIzere M
Afizere, Izere of Nigeria
 
Agatu158,000Y8.00 %81.00 %4 ChristianityAgatuP
Agatu
M
Agatu of Nigeria
T
Agoi, Ibami21,000Y13.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityAgoi   
Agwagwune, Akurakura37,000Y11.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityAgwagwune   
Ahan500Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsAhan   
Ake, Aike3,400Y6.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAke   
Akoko111,000Y5.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsArigidi   
Akpes, Ibarim-Efifa18,000Y8.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAkpes   
Akpet-Ehom18,000Y10.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityUkpet-Ehom   
AkukuY5.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityAkuku   
Akum8005.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityAkumP
Akum
  
Alago, Idoma Nokwu54,000Y2.50 %7.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAlago M
Alago, Idoma Nokwu of Nigeria
T
Alege17,000Y8.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityAlege   
Amap, Amo20,000Y5.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAmo   
Ambandi9,100Y3.60 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPiya-Kwonci   
Ambo2,700Y7.00 %14.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAmbo   
Anaang2,619,000Y44.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityAnaang   
Anca400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsAnca   
Angas629,000Y24.00 %76.00 %5 ChristianityNgas M
Angas of Nigeria
 
Arab, Lebanese37,0008.00 %31.00 %4 IslamArabic, North Levantine SpokenP
Arab, Lebanese
  
Arab, Shuwa, Baggara295,0000.02 %0.20 %Y1 IslamArabic, Chadian SpokenP
Arab, Shuwa, Baggara
M
Arab, Shuwa, Baggara of Nigeria
T
Arab, Syrian18,0000.80 %9.00 %2 IslamArabic, North Levantine SpokenP
Arab, Syrian
M
Arab, Syrian of Nigeria
T
Arum-Chessu7,600Y3.08 %55.00 %4 ChristianityAlumu-Tesu   
Ashe45,000Y60.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityAshe   
Ashingini145,000Y3.00 %18.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsCishingini M
Ashingini of Nigeria
 
Asu8,800Y0.00 %4.00 %Y1 IslamAsu   
Aten, Ganawuri59,000Y9.00 %77.00 %4 ChristianityIten M
Aten, Ganawuri of Nigeria
T
Auna-Agaraiwa Kambari148,000Y3.00 %7.00 %4 IslamTsikimba M
Auna-Agaraiwa Kambari of Nigeria
 
Avadi, Tsivadi151,000Y4.00 %18.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTsuvadiP
Avadi, Tsivadi
  
Awak11,000Y6.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAwakP
Awak
M
Awak of Nigeria
T
Awori75,0002.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsYoruba   
Ayere5,500Y4.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAyere   
Ayu7,500Y4.00 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAyu   
Baan9,400Y5.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityBaan   
Baangi, Cibaangi24,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsBaangiP
Baangi, Cibaangi
M
Baangi, Cibaangi of Nigeria
T
Bachama, Abacama275,000Y12.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityBacama   
Bada, Badawa53,000Y5.00 %50.00 %4 ChristianityMbat   
Bade323,000Y0.02 %0.02 %Y1 IslamBadeP
Bade
M
Bade of Nigeria
T
Bajju, Kaje554,000Y18.00 %78.00 %5 ChristianityJju M
Bajju, Kaje of Nigeria
T
Bakpinka, Uwet5,400Y6.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityBakpinka   
Bambuka9,300Y0.50 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKyak   
Banga23,000Y2.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsGwamhi-WuriP
Banga
M
Banga of Nigeria
T
Bangwinji11,000Y10.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBangwinji M
Bangwinji of Nigeria
T
Bankalawa, Jarawa87,000Y2.00 %17.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBankal M
Bankalawa, Jarawa of Nigeria
T
Bareshe, Gungawa83,000Y3.00 %18.00 %4 IslamReshe   
Bariba180,000Y3.00 %18.00 %4 IslamBaatonumP
Bariba
  
Barke, Burkanawa20,000Y0.75 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsMburku M
Barke, Burkanawa of Nigeria
 
Barma, Bagirmi4,400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamBagirmiP
Barma, Bagirmi
 T
Basa-Gurmana4,500Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsBasa-Gurmana  T
Bashar200Y1.00 %2.00 %Y1 IslamHausa   
Bassa296,000Y3.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBasaP
Bassa
  
Bassa-Kontagora31,000Y5.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBassa-Kontagora   
Bate274,000Y5.00 %17.00 %4 IslamBata   
Batu47,000Y2.00 %35.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBatu   
Baushi36,000Y0.80 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBauchiP
Baushi
 T
Baya, Gbaya9,300Y2.00 %30.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsGbaya, Northwest   
Becheve3,700Y15.00 %45.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsIceve-MaciP
Becheve
  
Beele400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamBeele   
Begbere, Koro Agwe138,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKoro Wachi   
Bekworra, Yakoro176,000Y12.00 %30.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsBekwarraP
Bekworra, Yakoro
M
Bekworra, Yakoro of Nigeria
T
Berom1,199,000Y42.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityBeromP
Berom
M
Berom of Nigeria
 
Bete-Jukun5,400Y12.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityJukun Takum   
Bette-Bende, Mbete146,000Y11.00 %89.00 %5 ChristianityBete-Bendi   
Bile, Billanchi43,000Y7.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBille   
Binawa11,000Y12.00 %20.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsBinaP
Binawa
  
Bitare, Yukutare66,000Y33.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityBitare   
Boga21,000Y3.50 %60.00 %4 ChristianityBoga   
Bokabaru69,000Y5.00 %15.00 %4 IslamBokobaru   
Boko57,000Y3.00 %18.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBoko   
Bokyi, Nki250,000Y35.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityBokyiP
Bokyi, Nki
  
Bolewa206,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamBoleP
Bolewa
 T
Boli4,100Y9.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityBali M
Boli of Nigeria
T
Bozo, Sorogoye19,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamBozo, JenaamaP
Bozo, Sorogoye
 T
British22,0008.00 %62.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
Buduma5,1000.00 %0.03 %Y1 IslamBudumaP
Buduma
 T
Buji, Jere25,000Y7.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJere   
Bukwen1,000Y3.00 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBukwen   
Bumaji18,000Y16.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityBumaji   
Bura, Pabir460,000Y3.00 %5.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBura-PabirP
Bura, Pabir
M
Bura, Pabir of Nigeria
 
Burak7,200Y12.00 %20.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsBurak M
Burak of Nigeria
 
Bure700Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Buru1,400Y15.00 %25.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsBuru   
Burum, Boghom145,000Y2.00 %12.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBoghom   
Busa15,000Y0.05 %1.00 %Y1 IslamBusa   
Buta-Ningi29,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamHausaP
Buta-Ningi
M
Buta-Ningi of Nigeria
T
Cakfem-Mushere9,300Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsCakfem-MushereP
Cakfem-Mushere
M
Cakfem-Mushere of Nigeria
T
Cameroonian Creole9,500Y11.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityPidgin, Cameroon   
Centuum400Y6.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsCentuum   
Cham-Mwana, Dijim42,000Y3.00 %46.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDikaka   
Chamba Daka, Samba Daka170,000Y6.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSamba Daka   
Chamba Dirim16,000Y0.00 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsDirimP
Chamba Dirim
M
Chamba Dirim of Nigeria
T
Chamba Leko99,000Y4.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSamba Leko   
Chara, Fachara5,100Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsCara   
Chawai90,000Y15.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityAtsam   
Chip11,000Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMiship   
Chokobo, Izora2,100Y0.50 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsIzora   
Cineni5,500Y0.00 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsCineni  T
Como Karim19,000Y1.50 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsComo Karim   
Cori1,500Y11.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityCori   
Daba, Daba Kola2,000Y0.50 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsDabaP
Daba, Daba Kola
  
Dadiya, Dadianci50,000Y2.00 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsDadiyaP
Dadiya, Dadianci
M
Dadiya, Dadianci of Nigeria
T
Damakawa800Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamC'lela   
Dansa5,600Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLamja-Dengsa-Tola   
Dass9,800Y1.00 %2.00 %Y1 IslamDass   
DeafY30.80 %52.00 %5 ChristianityNigerian Sign LanguageP
Deaf
 T
Defaka, Afakani1,900Y3.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDefaka   
Degema, Atala27,000Y6.00 %27.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDegema M
Degema, Atala of Nigeria
 
Dendi, Dandawa3,300Y0.00 %0.10 %Y1 IslamDendiP
Dendi, Dandawa
  
Deno, Denawa11,000Y0.15 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDeno   
Dera, Kanakuru59,000Y10.00 %71.00 %4 ChristianityDera   
Detribalized Pidgen1,688,000Y28.00 %56.00 %5 ChristianityPidgin, Nigerian   
Dghwede, Toghwede69,000Y6.50 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDghwedeP
Dghwede, Toghwede
  
Dibo195,000Y3.00 %28.00 %4 IslamDiboP
Dibo
M
Dibo of Nigeria
 
Dirya12,000Y0.50 %6.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDiri   
Doka18,000Y0.00 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsDokaP
Doka
M
Doka of Nigeria
T
Doko-Uyanga, Basanga400Y11.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityDoko-Uyanga   
Dong8,600Y0.00 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsDong M
Dong of Nigeria
T
Duguri, Dugurawa82,000Y0.83 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsDuguriP
Duguri, Dugurawa
M
Duguri, Dugurawa of Nigeria
T
Duguza5,800Y2.25 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTunzuii   
Dukawa162,000Y0.51 %6.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHun-SaareP
Dukawa
M
Dukawa of Nigeria
T
Dulbu200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamHausa   
Dungi, Dunjawa1,800Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDungu   
Duwai18,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamDuwaiP
Duwai
M
Duwai of Nigeria
T
Duya87,000Y0.50 %12.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDuya   
Dzodinka4,200Y3.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityDzodinka   
Ebira2,009,000Y8.00 %25.50 %4 IslamEbiraP
Ebira
  
Ebughu10,000Y8.00 %92.00 %4 ChristianityEbughu   
Edo, Bini1,840,000Y44.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityEdoP
Edo, Bini
  
Efai10,000Y6.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityEfai   
Efik629,000Y38.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityEfik   
Efutop29,000Y10.00 %93.00 %4 ChristianityEfutop  T
Eggon243,000Y3.56 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEggonP
Eggon
 T
Ehueun23,000Y9.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEhueun   
Ejagham, Ekoi107,000Y12.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityEjaghamP
Ejagham, Ekoi
  
Ekajuk72,000Y9.00 %92.00 %4 ChristianityEkajuk M
Ekajuk of Nigeria
T
Eket402,000Y33.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityEkit   
Eki9,200Y2.50 %95.00 %4 ChristianityEki   
Ekpari77,000Y6.00 %44.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYace   
Ekpeye87,000Y9.00 %91.00 %4 ChristianityEkpeye   
Eleme99,000Y8.00 %88.00 %4 ChristianityEleme   
Eloyi, Afo47,000Y2.00 %6.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsEloyiP
Eloyi, Afo
M
Eloyi, Afo of Nigeria
T
Emai, Ivbiosakon209,000Y3.00 %33.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEmai-Iuleha-Ora   
Engenni46,000Y14.00 %72.00 %5 ChristianityEngenni  T
Enwan18,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEnwan   
Enwang28,000Y18.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityEnwan   
Epie35,000Y5.00 %22.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEpie   
Eruwa92,000Y5.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEruwa   
Esan591,000Y9.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityEsan   
Esimbi30018.00 %22.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsEsimbiP
Esimbi
M
Esimbi of Nigeria
 
Etebi30,000Y16.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityEtebi   
Etulo, Turumawa20,000Y4.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityEtulo  T
Evand15,000Y13.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityEvant M
Evand of Nigeria
 
Ewe10,000Y34.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityEweP
Ewe
  
Ezaa670,000Y35.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityEzaaP
Ezaa
M
Ezaa of Nigeria
T
Fali of Jibu, Ziziliveken7,200Y5.00 %12.00 %4 IslamZizilivakan  T
Fali, Bana29,000Y1.00 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsBanaP
Fali, Bana
 T
Fali, Vimtim30,000Y3.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsFaliP
Fali, Vimtim
M
Fali, Vimtim of Nigeria
T
Fam2,300Y6.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsFam   
Filipino, Tagalog19,00012.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityTagalogP
Filipino, Tagalog
  
Firan, Izarek3,700Y3.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsFiran   
Fiterya, Hwana58,000Y5.00 %28.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHwana  T
French7,4006.00 %66.00 %4 ChristianityFrenchP
French
 T
Fulani, Adamawa1,420,000Y0.80 %3.00 %Y1 IslamFulfulde, AdamawaP
Fulani, Adamawa
 T
Fulani, Haabe10,000Y0.03 %0.04 %Y1 IslamFulfulde, NigerianP
Fulani, Haabe
M
Fulani, Haabe of Nigeria
T
Fulani, Nigerian13,123,000Y0.26 %0.35 %Y1 IslamFulfulde, NigerianP
Fulani, Nigerian
M
Fulani, Nigerian of Nigeria
T
Fulani, Sokoto381,000Y0.04 %0.10 %Y1 IslamFulfulde, Central-Eastern NigerP
Fulani, Sokoto
M
Fulani, Sokoto of Nigeria
T
Fulani, Toroobe4,486,000Y0.05 %0.30 %Y1 IslamHausaP
Fulani, Toroobe
M
Fulani, Toroobe of Nigeria
T
Fyem21,000Y2.00 %40.00 %2 IslamFyam   
Fyer42,000Y1.00 %12.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsFyer   
Ga'anda, Mokar78,000Y11.00 %83.00 %5 ChristianityGa'andaP
Ga'anda, Mokar
 T
Gade115,000Y4.88 %18.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGadeP
Gade
M
Gade of Nigeria
T
Galambi35,000Y2.00 %14.00 %2 IslamGalambuP
Galambi
  
Gamo-Ningi15,000Y7.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Ganang3,800Y4.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGanang   
Gbagyi1,170,000Y4.00 %33.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGbagyiP
Gbagyi
M
Gbagyi of Nigeria
T
Gbari499,000Y4.27 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGbari M
Gbari of Nigeria
 
Gbo, Imaban87,000Y12.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityLegbo   
Geji7,500Y1.28 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsGeji M
Geji of Nigeria
 
Gera, Gerawa379,000Y1.40 %1.60 %Y1 IslamGeraP
Gera, Gerawa
M
Gera, Gerawa of Nigeria
T
German3,70013.00 %78.00 %5 ChristianityGerman, StandardP
German
  
Geruma, Geremawa15,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamGerumaP
Geruma, Geremawa
M
Geruma, Geremawa of Nigeria
T
Ghotuo17,000Y8.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGhotuo   
Glavda46,000Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGlavdaP
Glavda
 T
Goemai345,000Y0.00 %0.03 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsGoemaiP
Goemai
M
Goemai of Nigeria
T
Gokana157,000Y35.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityGokana  T
Gourma37,000Y0.40 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsGourmanchema   
Gubi, Gubawa1,700Y1.00 %10.00 %2 IslamShiki   
Gude, Cheke153,000Y4.00 %24.00 %4 IslamGude M
Gude, Cheke of Nigeria
T
Gudu8,800Y0.00 %2.00 %Y1 IslamGuduP
Gudu
  
Guduf, Gudupe91,000Y0.75 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsGuduf-Gava M
Guduf, Gudupe of Nigeria
T
Gun416,000Y2.50 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGun   
Gupa-Abawa28,000Y0.10 %2.80 %Y1 IslamGupa-Abawa   
Gure-Kahugu, Gura41,000Y12.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityGbiri-Niragu  T
Gurmana5,900Y3.85 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGurmanaP
Gurmana
  
Guruntum, Guruntawa30,000Y0.07 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsGuruntum-MbaaruP
Guruntum, Guruntawa
M
Guruntum, Guruntawa of Nigeria
T
Gwa1,500Y0.50 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsGwaP
Gwa
M
Gwa of Nigeria
 
Gwak81,000Y0.50 %2.00 %Y1 IslamGwak M
Gwak of Nigeria
T
Gwandara43,000Y1.00 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsGwandaraP
Gwandara
M
Gwandara of Nigeria
T
Gwomu8,800Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMoo   
Gyem, Gyemawa1,900Y4.73 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Ham170,000Y75.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityHyam M
Ham of Nigeria
T
Han Chinese, Cantonese8,4003.00 %5.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, YueP
Han Chinese, Cantonese
 T
Han Chinese, Mandarin3,4003.00 %6.00 %4 Non-ReligiousChinese, MandarinP
Han Chinese, Mandarin
 T
Han Chinese, Wu5,0004.00 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, WuP
Han Chinese, Wu
  
Hausa29,448,000Y0.09 %0.10 %Y1 IslamHausaP
Hausa
M
Hausa of Nigeria
T
Hausa, North406,000Y0.10 %0.50 %Y1 IslamHausaP
Hausa, North
M
Hausa, North of Nigeria
T
Hide, Xedi6,400Y0.40 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHdi   
Hone11,000Y0.20 %10.00 %2 IslamHone   
Horom2,600Y4.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHorom   
Hya2,500Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHya   
Ibani, Bonny109,000Y13.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityIbani   
Ibeno18,000Y17.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityIbino   
Ibibio5,626,000Y38.00 %99.80 %5 ChristianityIbibioP
Ibibio
  
Ibilo7,000Y10.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityOkpamheri   
Icen66,000Y30.00 %51.00 %5 ChristianityCenP
Icen
M
Icen of Nigeria
T
Ichen81,000Y2.75 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEtkywan  T
Idere10,000Y14.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityIdere   
Idoma129,000Y4.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIdoma   
Idoma, Central424,000Y25.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityIdoma   
Idoma, West461,000Y34.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityIdoma   
Idon, Idong5,800Y5.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAjiyaP
Idon, Idong
M
Idon, Idong of Nigeria
T
Igala1,472,000Y35.00 %78.00 %5 ChristianityIgalaP
Igala
  
Igbo, Ibo27,812,000Y43.00 %98.80 %5 ChristianityIgboP
Igbo, Ibo
M
Igbo, Ibo of Nigeria
 
Igede, Egede418,000Y7.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityIgedeP
Igede, Egede
  
Igwe20,000Y6.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIgwe   
Ihievbe50,000Y5.00 %85.00 %4 ChristianityIhievbe   
Ijaw, Central-Western2,213,000Y46.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityIzon   
Ijaw, Eastern, Nkoro8,000Y3.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityNkoroo   
Ijaw, Northeast Central8,900Y5.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityBiseni   
Ijaw, Southeast, Ijo181,000Y35.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityIjo, Southeast   
Ika37,000Y12.00 %91.00 %5 ChristianityIka   
Iko10,000Y9.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityIko   
Ikpeshe8,600Y9.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIkpeshi   
Iku18,000Y1.20 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsIku-Gora-Ankwa M
Iku of Nigeria
T
Ikulu87,000Y2.20 %5.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIkuluP
Ikulu
  
Ikwere591,000Y2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsIkwere   
Ikwo295,000Y30.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityIkwoP
Ikwo
M
Ikwo of Nigeria
T
Ilue8,300Y8.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityIlue   
Irigwe, Aregwe77,000Y8.00 %28.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIrigwe   
Isoko618,000Y32.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityIsoko   
Ito11,000Y12.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityIto   
Itsekiri, Isekiri853,000Y42.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityIsekiriP
Itsekiri, Isekiri
  
Itu Mbuzo11,000Y5.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityItu Mbon Uzo   
Ivbie, North58,000Y12.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityIvbie North-Okpela-Arhe   
Iyatu, Idoani40,000Y4.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIyayu M
Iyatu, Idoani of Nigeria
 
Iyive, Ndir2,000Y9.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityIyive   
Izzi613,000Y33.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityIziiP
Izzi
M
Izzi of Nigeria
T
Jaku600Y2.00 %12.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsLabir   
Janji, Anafejanzi1,900Y4.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityJanji   
Janjo33,000Y14.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityDza  T
Jara75,000Y0.50 %10.00 %2 IslamJara   
Jere83,000Y5.00 %42.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJere   
Jibu53,000Y2.60 %6.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJibuP
Jibu
M
Jibu of Nigeria
T
Jidda-Abu, Nakare10,000Y5.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBu   
Jilbe3,300Y0.10 %3.00 %Y1 IslamJilbe   
Jimbin, Jimbinawa3,800Y0.67 %8.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsZumbun   
Jimi, Bi-Gimu1,800Y0.50 %10.00 %2 IslamJimi M
Jimi, Bi-Gimu of Nigeria
 
Jiru, Zhiru5,500Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJiru   
Jorto28,000Y1.00 %12.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsJorto   
Ju1,600Y0.50 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsJu   
Jukun, Kona5,100Y4.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJibaP
Jukun, Kona
 T
Jukun, KpanzuY20.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityJukun Takum M
Jukun, Kpanzu of Nigeria
 
Jukun, Wanu5,300Y3.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWannu   
Jukun, Wapan174,000Y10.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityWapan   
Jukun, Wase2,700Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWapha   
Kagoma41,000Y0.50 %7.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKagoma   
Kaivi3,800Y18.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityKaivi   
Kakanda41,000Y0.20 %2.50 %Y1 IslamKakanda M
Kakanda of Nigeria
 
Kakihum24,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTsuvadi   
Kalabari460,000Y33.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityKalabari   
Kam8,700Y8.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKam   
Kamantan, Angan30,000Y0.20 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKamantan   
Kambari145,000Y3.50 %65.00 %4 ChristianityTsishinginiP
Kambari
M
Kambari of Nigeria
T
Kambu7,300Y13.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityLimbumP
Kambu
M
Kambu of Nigeria
 
Kami9,300Y0.00 %2.80 %Y1 IslamKami   
Kamkam5,000Y11.00 %30.00 %5 IslamMbongno   
Kamo37,000Y0.30 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKamo M
Kamo of Nigeria
T
Kamuku54,000Y3.50 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKamuku   
Kamwe, Higi551,000Y10.00 %38.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKamweP
Kamwe, Higi
M
Kamwe, Higi of Nigeria
T
Kanem, Koenoem9,300Y5.67 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKoenoem   
Kanembu2,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamKanembuP
Kanembu
M
Kanembu of Nigeria
T
Kaningkom-Nindem15,000Y0.50 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsNikyob-Nindem  T
Kanufi, Karshi17,000Y3.85 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKanufi   
Kanuri, Manga356,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamKanuri, MangaP
Kanuri, Manga
M
Kanuri, Manga of Nigeria
T
Kanuri, Yerwa6,585,000Y0.01 %0.01 %Y1 IslamKanuri, CentralP
Kanuri, Yerwa
M
Kanuri, Yerwa of Nigeria
T
Kapsiki, Psikye, Wula22,000Y5.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPsikye   
Kapya300Y9.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKapya   
Karekare, Jalalum349,000Y1.70 %2.00 %Y1 IslamKarekare M
Karekare, Jalalum of Nigeria
 
Karfa1,500Y2.00 %35.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDuhwa   
Kariya, Lipkawa3,700Y0.03 %10.00 %2 IslamKariya   
Katab231,000Y10.00 %84.00 %4 ChristianityTyap M
Katab of Nigeria
 
Kholok5,500Y2.00 %15.00 %2 IslamKholok M
Kholok of Nigeria
 
Kiballo, Vono1,500Y0.50 %8.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsVono   
KilaY2.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsSomyev   
Kilba, Huba321,000Y8.00 %82.00 %4 ChristianityNya Huba   
Kinuku1,500Y0.50 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKinuku   
Kiong100Y9.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityKiong   
Kir-Balar, Kirr5,300Y3.00 %10.00 %4 IslamKir-Balar   
Kirifi, Kirifawa41,000Y4.00 %22.00 %4 IslamGiiwo   
Kirya-Konzel6,700Y2.00 %25.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKirya-KonzelP
Kirya-Konzel
M
Kirya-Konzel of Nigeria
T
Kitimi3,700Y0.30 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTumi   
Kofa1,400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKofa   
Kofyar, Jibiyal175,000Y3.00 %17.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKofyar   
Kohumono, Bahumono53,000Y14.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityKohumono M
Kohumono, Bahumono of Nigeria
T
Koma56,000Y7.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKomaP
Koma
  
Kono, Kwono8,900Y10.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityKonoP
Kono, Kwono
  
Koro AfikiY18.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityIja-Zuba   
Koro, Jijili14,000Y6.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityTanjijili   
Korop, Erorup17,000Y12.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityKorop   
Kotoko, Afade41,000Y0.40 %2.00 %Y1 IslamAfadeP
Kotoko, Afade
M
Kotoko, Afade of Nigeria
T
Kpan18,000Y4.00 %18.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKpan   
Kubi2,600Y0.50 %10.00 %2 IslamHausaP
Kubi
  
Kudu-Camo2,500Y12.00 %25.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Kugama5,500Y0.60 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKugama   
Kugbo5,800Y5.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityKugbo   
Kukele, Ukele210,000Y29.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityKukele   
Kulere, Korom Boye26,000Y18.00 %81.00 %5 ChristianityKulereP
Kulere, Korom Boye
M
Kulere, Korom Boye of Nigeria
 
Kulung, Bambur45,000Y8.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityKulung   
Kumba5,500Y9.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKumba   
Kupa37,000Y0.20 %4.00 %Y1 IslamKupa M
Kupa of Nigeria
 
Kupto5,000Y3.85 %10.00 %4 IslamKutto   
Kurama, Bagwama65,000Y4.00 %88.00 %4 ChristianityKurama M
Kurama, Bagwama of Nigeria
T
Kushi20,000Y7.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKushi   
Kuteb72,000Y14.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityKutep   
Kuturmi, West Yamma17,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKuturmi   
Kuzamani, Rishuwa2,900Y1.00 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsShuwa-ZamaniP
Kuzamani, Rishuwa
  
Kwah13,000Y7.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKwa   
Kwami, Kwamanchi21,000Y3.00 %17.00 %4 IslamKwaami   
Kwanka, Kadun30,000Y0.07 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsVaghat-Ya-Bijim-LegeriP
Kwanka, Kadun
M
Kwanka, Kadun of Nigeria
T
Kyanga, Tyenga8,400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamKyangaP
Kyanga, Tyenga
 T
Kyibaku, Chibuk190,000Y12.00 %78.00 %5 ChristianityKibaku   
Laamang, Gbuhwe70,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLamang   
Lakka, Lao Habe8,200Y2.60 %5.00 %4 IslamLaka   
Lala-Roba, Gworam81,000Y4.00 %9.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLala-RobaP
Lala-Roba, Gworam
M
Lala-Roba, Gworam of Nigeria
T
Lame18,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLame   
Laru8,300Y2.00 %20.00 %2 IslamLaru   
Lela, Dakakari158,000Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsC'lelaP
Lela, Dakakari
M
Lela, Dakakari of Nigeria
T
Lelau9,400Y7.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityLeelau   
Lemoro, Anowuru17,000Y7.17 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLemoro   
Lere25,000Y5.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLere   
Libo18,000Y6.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKaan   
Loh14,000Y3.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLoo   
Longuda, Jessu93,000Y14.00 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsLonguda   
Lopawa, Lupa9,100Y5.00 %40.00 %4 IslamLopa   
Lotsu-Piri, Kitta32,000Y10.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityTso   
Lubila, Kabila18,000Y12.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityLubila   
Lufu4,500Y8.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityLufu   
LuriY2.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Mabo-Barkul, Kaleri3,500Y4.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBo-Rukul   
Madda174,000Y5.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMada M
Madda of Nigeria
 
Mafa, Matakam7,900Y1.00 %7.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMafa   
Magdhi, Widala3,600Y0.00 %0.07 %Y1 IslamMaghdi   
Magu19,000Y2.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMvanip   
Maguzawa184,000Y0.30 %2.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsHausaP
Maguzawa
M
Maguzawa of Nigeria
T
Maha17,000Y0.50 %10.00 %2 IslamMaaka   
Mama, Kwarra58,000Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMama   
Mambila174,000Y2.00 %12.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMambila, Nigeria   
Mandara, Wandala19,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamWandalaP
Mandara, Wandala
M
Mandara, Wandala of Nigeria
T
Mangas200Y2.00 %15.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMangas   
Marghi, Central205,000Y12.00 %62.00 %5 ChristianityMarghi Central   
Marghi, South215,000Y8.50 %67.00 %4 ChristianityMarghi South M
Marghi, South of Nigeria
T
Marghi, WestY2.31 %50.00 %4 ChristianityKanuri, CentralP
Marghi, West
  
Mashi1,400Y13.00 %45.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsMashi   
Mbembe, Cross-River 214,000Y27.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityMbembe, Cross River   
Mboi34,000Y4.00 %17.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMboi   
Mbonga, Mboa1,800Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMbonga   
Mbube, Western76,000Y7.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityMbe   
Mbula-Bwazza30,000Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMbula-Bwazza M
Mbula-Bwazza of Nigeria
T
Mbula-Bwazza, Bere66,000Y4.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMbula-Bwazza M
Mbula-Bwazza, Bere of Nigeria
T
Megili97,000Y6.50 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLijili   
Mgbo213,000Y28.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityMgbolizhiaP
Mgbo
M
Mgbo of Nigeria
T
Mini5,500Y3.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityAbureni   
Miya, Miyawa56,000Y0.20 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsMiya M
Miya, Miyawa of Nigeria
 
Montol37,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMontol   
Mubako, Mumbake17,000Y7.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityNyong   
Mumuye711,000Y6.00 %29.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMumuyeP
Mumuye
M
Mumuye of Nigeria
T
Mumuye Minde30,000Y10.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityShoo-Minda-Nye   
Mumuye, Gengle6,000Y2.00 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsGengleP
Mumuye, Gengle
M
Mumuye, Gengle of Nigeria
T
Mundat1,800Y3.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMundat   
Munga, Mingang Doso4,900Y7.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMingang Doso   
Mwaghavul525,000Y9.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityMwaghavulP
Mwaghavul
  
Nandu-Tari, Ahwai11,000Y7.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityAhwaiP
Nandu-Tari, Ahwai
M
Nandu-Tari, Ahwai of Nigeria
T
Naraguta, Iguta10,000Y7.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIguta   
Nde, Ekamtonofo41,000Y13.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityNde-Nsele-Nta M
Nde, Ekamtonofo of Nigeria
T
Nde-GbiteY3.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityNde-Gbite   
Ndoe, Anep12,000Y9.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityNdoe   
Ndola98,000Y9.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityNdoolaP
Ndola
 T
Ndunda500Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsNdunda   
Ngamo, Ngamawa105,000Y4.70 %11.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNgamo   
Nggwahyi, Ngwaxi9,300Y0.20 %5.00 %Y1 IslamNggwahyiP
Nggwahyi, Ngwaxi
  
Ngizim, Ngizmawa152,000Y0.63 %7.00 %2 IslamNgizimP
Ngizim, Ngizmawa
M
Ngizim, Ngizmawa of Nigeria
T
Ngoshe Sama, Nggweshe38,000Y0.70 %30.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsGvoko  T
Ngwaba17,000Y0.20 %8.00 %2 IslamNgwaba   
Nimbari100Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsNyam   
Ningye13,000Y5.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityNingye   
Ninzam, Ninzo117,000Y3.91 %6.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNinzoP
Ninzam, Ninzo
  
Nkari9,300Y12.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityNkari   
Nkem-Nkum, Ndok59,000Y14.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityNkem-Nkum  T
Nkukoli2,900Y7.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityNkukoli   
Nnam6,300Y7.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityNnam   
Numana, Sanga50,000Y1.00 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsNumana-Nunku-Gbantu-Numbu  T
Nungu, Rindre85,000Y5.00 %34.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNunguP
Nungu, Rindre
 T
Nupe1,651,000Y2.00 %5.00 %Y1 IslamNupe-Nupe-Tako  T
Nyankpa79,000Y60.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityNyankpa  T
Nyeng3,000Y8.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityAhwai   
Nyima, Anyima18,000Y7.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityLenyima   
Nzanyi146,000Y5.00 %24.00 %4 IslamNzanyi  T
Obanliku, Abanliku114,000Y9.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityObanliku   
Obolo284,000Y34.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityObolo   
Obulom5,400Y4.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityObulom   
Obuoro10,000Y14.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityIbuoro   
Odual32,000Y8.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityOdual   
OdutY6.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityOdut   
Ogba303,000Y33.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityOgbah M
Ogba of Nigeria
 
Ogbia, Ogbinya357,000Y29.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityOgbia   
Ogbogolo16,000Y5.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityOgbogolo   
Ogbronuagum, Bukuma20,000Y8.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityOgbronuagum   
Ogoni394,000Y36.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityKhanaP
Ogoni
M
Ogoni of Nigeria
T
Ogori-Magongo18,000Y8.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityOko-Eni-Osayen M
Ogori-Magongo of Nigeria
T
Okobo93,000Y11.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityOkobo   
Okodia9,000Y5.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityOkodia   
Okpamheri87,000Y3.00 %28.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsOkpamheri   
Okpe41,000Y3.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsOkpe  T
Okpe13,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsOkpe   
Okpe-Idesa9,500Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIdesa   
Okrika420,000Y32.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityKirike   
OlomaY4.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityOloma   
Olulumo-Ikom, Okuni158,000Y34.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityOlulumo-Ikom   
Oron131,000Y9.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityOro   
Orri, Oring132,000Y27.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityOring   
Oruma8,200Y3.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityOruma   
Ososo31,000Y8.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsOsoso   
Pa'a, Afawa15,000Y1.75 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPa'aP
Pa'a, Afawa
M
Pa'a, Afawa of Nigeria
T
Pai5,500Y5.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPe   
Pana7,400Y6.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityPana   
Panawa4,800Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPanawa  T
PangsengY3.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityPangseng   
Panso-Nso5,600Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLamnso'P
Panso-Nso
  
Panyam9,300Y2.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMak   
Passam, Kpasam27,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKpasham   
Payung28,000Y8.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPyapun   
Peere8,600Y5.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPeere   
Pero47,000Y12.00 %73.00 %5 ChristianityPero   
Piti9,000Y8.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityPiti   
Polci30,000Y0.50 %12.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPolciP
Polci
  
Pongu45,000Y2.50 %30.00 %4 IslamPanguP
Pongu
  
Puku, Fakanchi65,000Y0.33 %2.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsUt-Ma'inP
Puku, Fakanchi
M
Puku, Fakanchi of Nigeria
T
RangY4.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityRang   
Rogo200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamRogo   
Ron207,000Y4.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsRon M
Ron of Nigeria
T
Rukuba, Inchazi145,000Y5.38 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKuceP
Rukuba, Inchazi
M
Rukuba, Inchazi of Nigeria
T
Rumaya11,000Y8.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMala   
Ruruma13,000Y5.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsRuma   
Sanga, Asanga33,000Y0.00 %0.50 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsSanga   
Sara Mbai2,500Y9.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityMbay   
Sasaru20,000Y9.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSasaru   
Saya, Sayawa315,000Y3.50 %22.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSayaP
Saya, Sayawa
M
Saya, Sayawa of Nigeria
 
Sha5,200Y3.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSha   
Shakara4,500Y7.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityAhwai   
Shal, Shall-Zwall13,000Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsShall-Zwall   
Shama8,300Y0.50 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsShama-Sambuga M
Shama of Nigeria
 
ShamangY8.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsShamang   
Shanga24,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamShangaP
Shanga
M
Shanga of Nigeria
T
Shani1,700Y0.40 %8.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Siri, Sirawa5,200Y4.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSiri   
Songhai-Koyraboro3,000Y0.16 %0.40 %Y1 IslamSonghay, Koyraboro SenniP
Songhai-Koyraboro
M
Songhai-Koyraboro of Nigeria
T
Sukur27,000Y6.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSukur   
Surubu, Zurubu12,000Y11.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianitySurubuP
Surubu, Zurubu
 T
Tal29,000Y7.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTalP
Tal
M
Tal of Nigeria
T
Tala1,700Y2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsTala   
Tambes14,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTambas   
Tangale246,000Y12.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityTangaleP
Tangale
  
Tapshin, Tapshinawa8,700Y0.50 %12.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsSur  T
Tarok472,000Y14.00 %86.00 %5 ChristianityTarok   
Tee405,000Y30.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityTee   
Teme5,400Y0.30 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTeme   
Tera160,000Y8.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityTera  T
Tha1,700Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTha   
Tiba18,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamGaa M
Tiba of Nigeria
 
Tigon42,000Y0.50 %8.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMbembe, Tigon   
Tita5,600Y7.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTita   
Tiv4,135,000Y42.00 %98.50 %5 ChristianityTivP
Tiv
  
Tsagu3,700Y0.33 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsCiwogaiP
Tsagu
M
Tsagu of Nigeria
 
Tsucuba1,100Y2.00 %4.00 %Y1 IslamTsucuba   
Tuareg, Tamajaq3,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTamajaq, TawallammatP
Tuareg, Tamajaq
M
Tuareg, Tamajaq of Nigeria
T
Tubu, Teda3,700Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTedagaP
Tubu, Teda
  
Tula52,000Y8.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTula M
Tula of Nigeria
T
Turkwam6,400Y6.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsToro   
Ubaghara58,000Y16.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityUbaghara   
Ubang5,500Y6.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityUbang   
Uda20,000Y7.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityUda   
Uhami-Iyayu22,000Y7.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsUhami   
Uhumkighi, Yukuben27,000Y2.50 %50.00 %4 ChristianityYukuben   
Ukaan52,000Y4.00 %34.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsUkaan   
Ukpe-Bayobiri35,000Y13.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityUkpe-Bayobiri   
Ukue-Ehuen23,000Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsUkue   
Ukwa100Y0.80 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsUkwa   
Ukwuani-Aboh, Kwale286,000Y31.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityUkwuani-Aboh-Ndoni   
Ulukwumi18,000Y4.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityUlukwumi   
Umon33,000Y12.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityUmon   
Uneme32,000Y7.00 %33.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsUnemeP
Uneme
 T
Ungwai30,000Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsCahungwaryaP
Ungwai
  
Ura1,600Y4.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsFungwaP
Ura
M
Ura of Nigeria
T
Urhobo1,004,000Y40.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityUrhobo   
Usakade19,000Y8.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityUsaghade   
Utange, Otank20,000Y6.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityOtank   
Utugwang, East Mbube79,000Y10.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityUtugwang-Irungene-AfrikeP
Utugwang, East Mbube
M
Utugwang, East Mbube of Nigeria
T
Uvbie, Evrie32,000Y6.00 %82.00 %4 ChristianityUvbie   
Uzekwe15,000Y2.00 %70.00 %3 ChristianityUzekwe   
Vemgo-Mabas, Visik18,000Y1.50 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsVemgo-MabasP
Vemgo-Mabas, Visik
M
Vemgo-Mabas, Visik of Nigeria
T
Verre169,000Y2.50 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMom Jango   
VitiY6.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityViti   
VoroY1.00 %10.00 %2 IslamVoro   
Vute, Wute2,900Y6.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityVute   
Wagga131,000Y2.50 %12.50 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWaja M
Wagga of Nigeria
T
Warji, Warjawa123,000Y1.31 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsWarjiP
Warji, Warjawa
M
Warji, Warjawa of Nigeria
T
Wom9,000Y2.00 %45.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsWom   
Yache Akpa44,000Y15.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityAkpa   
Yako, Ugep211,000Y32.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityLokaa M
Yako, Ugep of Nigeria
T
Yala252,000Y5.00 %44.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYala   
Yamba18,000Y8.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityYamba M
Yamba of Nigeria
 
Yandang103,000Y10.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityYendangP
Yandang
 T
Yangdang Waka9,100Y4.00 %22.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWaka   
Yashi5,200Y4.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHasha   
Yekhee, Etsako464,000Y32.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityYekhee   
Yigha, Ayiga17,000Y12.00 %65.00 %5 ChristianityLeyigha   
Yoruba, Oyo33,769,000Y48.00 %59.75 %5 ChristianityYorubaP
Yoruba, Oyo
  
Yoruba-Egba4,876,000Y42.00 %87.00 %5 ChristianityYorubaP
Yoruba-Egba
  
Yotti3,500Y4.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYotti   
Yungur, Binna171,000Y0.80 %8.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBenaP
Yungur, Binna
M
Yungur, Binna of Nigeria
T
Ywom23,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYwom   
Zangwal200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamZangwal   
Zari34,000Y2.00 %14.00 %2 IslamHausaP
Zari
  
Zarma140,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamZarmaP
Zarma
M
Zarma of Nigeria
T
Zeem600Y0.50 %5.00 %Y1 IslamZeem   
ZhireY5.00 %20.00 %4 IslamZhire   
Ziriya2,000Y8.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Total People Groups:   544 186,784,000 530     96     146 129 138
Unclassified / Other Individuals 204,000  
UN Country Population (2016) 186,988,000  
Other reported groups:  3  
Data Notes
Data Sources
Progress Scale:  
People Selector:
Nigeria – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 96 17.6 % 61,524,000 32.9 %
  2 - Minimally reached 66 12.1 % 2,511,000 1.3 %
  3 - Superficially reached 1 0.2 % 15,000 0.0 %
  4 - Partially reached 268 49.3 % 19,230,000 10.3 %
  5 - Significantly reached 113 20.8 % 103,503,000 55.4 %
Totals 544   186,784,000  


NOTES:
  1. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  2. % of Population in People Group:  The percentage of the population that lives in a people group at each progress level. Not every person living in an unreached people group is necessarily unreached.
Nigeria – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

Abanyom
30,000


Adara
349,000


Agatu
158,000


Akum
800


Arab, Lebanese
37,000


Arab, Shuwa, Baggara
295,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Arab, Syrian
18,000


Avadi, Tsivadi
151,000


Awak
11,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Baangi, Cibaangi
24,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Bade
323,000


Banga
23,000


Bariba
180,000


Barma, Bagirmi
4,400


Bassa
296,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Baushi
36,000


Becheve
3,700


Bekworra, Yakoro
176,000


Berom
1,199,000


Binawa
11,000


Bokyi, Nki
250,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Bolewa
206,000


Bozo, Sorogoye
19,000


British
22,000


Buduma
5,100


Bura, Pabir
460,000


Buta-Ningi
29,000


Cakfem-Mushere
9,300


Chamba Dirim
16,000


Daba, Daba Kola
2,000


Dadiya, Dadianci
50,000


Deaf
Unknown


Dendi, Dandawa
3,300


Dghwede, Toghwede
69,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Dibo
195,000


Doka
18,000


Duguri, Dugurawa
82,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Dukawa
162,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Duwai
18,000


Ebira
2,009,000


Edo, Bini
1,840,000


Eggon
243,000


Ejagham, Ekoi
107,000


Eloyi, Afo
47,000


Esimbi
300


Ewe
10,000


Ezaa
670,000


Fali, Bana
29,000


Fali, Vimtim
30,000


Filipino, Tagalog
19,000


French
7,400


Fulani, Adamawa
1,420,000


Fulani, Haabe
10,000


Fulani, Nigerian
13,123,000


Fulani, Sokoto
381,000


Fulani, Toroobe
4,486,000


Ga'anda, Mokar
78,000


Gade
115,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Galambi
35,000


Gbagyi
1,170,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Gera, Gerawa
379,000


German
3,700


© Copyrighted Photo
Geruma, Geremawa
15,000


Glavda
46,000


Goemai
345,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Gudu
8,800


© Copyrighted Photo
Gurmana
5,900


Guruntum, Guruntawa
30,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Gwa
1,500


Gwandara
43,000


Han Chinese, Cantonese
8,400


Han Chinese, Mandarin
3,400


© Copyrighted Photo
Han Chinese, Wu
5,000


Hausa
29,448,000


Hausa, North
406,000


Ibibio
5,626,000


Icen
66,000


Idon, Idong
5,800


Igala
1,472,000


Igbo, Ibo
27,812,000


Igede, Egede
418,000


Ikulu
87,000


Ikwo
295,000


Itsekiri, Isekiri
853,000


Izzi
613,000


Jibu
53,000


Jukun, Kona
5,100


Kambari
145,000


Kambu
7,300


Kamwe, Higi
551,000


Kanembu
2,000


Kanuri, Manga
356,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Kanuri, Yerwa
6,585,000


Kirya-Konzel
6,700


Koma
56,000


Kono, Kwono
8,900


© Copyrighted Photo
Kotoko, Afade
41,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Kubi
2,600


Kulere, Korom Boye
26,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Kuzamani, Rishuwa
2,900


Kwanka, Kadun
30,000


Kyanga, Tyenga
8,400


© Copyrighted Photo
Lala-Roba, Gworam
81,000


Lela, Dakakari
158,000


Maguzawa
184,000


Mandara, Wandala
19,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Marghi, West
60


Mgbo
213,000


Mumuye
711,000


Mumuye, Gengle
6,000


Mwaghavul
525,000


Nandu-Tari, Ahwai
11,000


Ndola
98,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Nggwahyi, Ngwaxi
9,300


Ngizim, Ngizmawa
152,000


Ninzam, Ninzo
117,000


Nungu, Rindre
85,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Ogoni
394,000


Pa'a, Afawa
15,000


Panso-Nso
5,600


© Copyrighted Photo
Polci
30,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Pongu
45,000


Puku, Fakanchi
65,000


Rukuba, Inchazi
145,000


Saya, Sayawa
315,000


Shanga
24,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Songhai-Koyraboro
3,000


Surubu, Zurubu
12,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Tal
29,000


Tangale
246,000


Tiv
4,135,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Tsagu
3,700


Tuareg, Tamajaq
3,000


Tubu, Teda
3,700


Uneme
32,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Ungwai
30,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Ura
1,600


Utugwang, East Mbube
79,000


Vemgo-Mabas, Visik
18,000


Warji, Warjawa
123,000


Yandang
103,000


Yoruba, Oyo
33,769,000


Yoruba-Egba
4,876,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Yungur, Binna
171,000


Zari
34,000


Zarma
140,000

Nigeria People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Nigeria – Languages
(Click headings for sorting )
Definitions:
Progress Scale:  
People Selector:
Language
(click Language name for details)
Language
Code
# Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
Bible
Locator
Audio NT
Online
Jesus
Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Abanyomabm10None
Abonabo10None
Abuaabn10NT
Aburenimgj10None
Acipa, Easternacp10None
Adarakad10None
Adugeadu10None
Afadeaal11None
Agatuagc10NT
Agoiibm10None
Agwagwuneyay10Portions
Ahanahn11None
Ahwainfd30None
Ajiyaidc10None
Akeaik10None
Akpaakf10None
Akpesibe10None
Akukuayk10None
Akumaku10None
Alagoala10Portions
Alegealf10None
Alumu-Tesuaab10None
Amboamb10None
Amoamo10None
Anaanganw10None
Ancaacb11None
Arabic, Chadian Spokenshu11NT
Arabic, North Levantine Spokenapc20Portions
Arigidiaqg10None
Asheahs10None
Asuaum11None
Atsamcch10Portions
Awakawo10Portions
Ayereaye10None
Ayuayu10None
Baanbvj10None
Baangibqx11None
Baatonumbba10Complete
Bacamabcy10Portions
Badebde11None
Bagirmibmi11None
Bakpinkabbs10None
Balibcn10None
Banabcw11NT
Bangwinjibsj10Portions
Bankaljjr10None
Basabzw10NT
Basa-Gurmanabuj11None
Bassa-Kontagorabsr10Need?
Batabta10None
Batubtu10None
Bauchibsf10None
Beelebxq11None
Bekwarrabkv10NT
Benayun10None
Berombom10Complete
Bete-Bendibtt10NT
Billebil10None
Binabyj10None
Biseniije10None
Bitarebrt10None
Bo-Rukulmae10None
Bogabvw10None
Boghombux10Portions
Bokobqc10Complete
Bokobarubus10NT
Bokyibky10Complete
Bolebol11None
Bozo, Jenaamabze11Portions
Bujid10None
Budumabdm11None
Bukwenbuz10None
Bumajibyp10None
Bura-Pabirbwr10NT
Burakbys10Portions
Burubqw10None
Busabqp11NT
C'leladri21Portions
Cahungwaryanat10None
Cakfem-Musherecky10None
Caracfd10None
Cencen10Portions
Centuumcet10Need?
Chinese, Mandarincmn10Complete
Chinese, Wuwuu10Complete
Chinese, Yueyue10Complete
Cicipuawc10None
Cinenicie11None
Cishinginiasg10Portions
Ciwogaitgd10None
Como Karimcfg10None
Coricry10None
Dabadbq11NT
Dadiyadbd11Portions
Dassdot11None
Defakaafn10None
Degemadeg10None
Dendiddn11NT
Denodbb10None
Derakna10Portions
Dghwededgh10NT
Dibodio10None
Dikakacfa10Portions
Diridwa10None
Dirimdir11None
Dokadbi11None
Doko-Uyangauya10None
Dongdoh11None
Duguridbm11None
Duhwakbz10None
Dungudbv10None
Duwaidbp11None
Duyaldb10Portions
Dzajen10None
Dzodinkaadd10None
Ebiraigb10NT
Ebughuebg10None
Edobin10Complete
Efaiefa10None
Efikefi10Complete
Efutopofu10None
Eggonego10NT
Ehueunehu10None
Ejaghametu10NT
Ekajukeka10NT
Ekieki10None
Ekiteke10None
Ekpeyeekp10None
Elemeelm10NT
Eloyiafo10None
Emai-Iuleha-Oraema10Portions
Engennienn10NT
Englisheng10Complete
Enwanenv10None
Enwanenw10None
Epieepi10None
Eruwaerh10None
Esanish10Portions
Esimbiags10Portions
Etebietb10None
Etkywanich10None
Etuloutr10None
Evantbzz10None
Eweewe10Complete
Ezaaeza10Complete
Falifli10None
Famfam10None
Firanfir10Portions
Frenchfra10Complete
Fulfulde, Adamawafub11Complete
Fulfulde, Central-Eastern Nigerfuq11NT
Fulfulde, Nigerianfuv22NT
Fungwaula10None
Fyampym10None
Fyerfie10None
Ga'andagqa10Portions
Gaattb11None
Gadeged10None
Galambuglo10None
Gananggne10Need?
Gbagyigbr10NT
Gbarigby10Portions
Gbaya, Northwestgya10Complete
Gbiri-Niragugrh10None
Gejigji11Portions
Genglegeg11None
Geragew11None
German, Standarddeu10Complete
Gerumagea11None
Ghotuoaaa10None
Giiwokks10None
Glavdaglw10Portions
Goemaiank11Portions
Gokanagkn10NT
Gourmanchemagux11Complete
Gudegde10NT
Gudugdu11None
Guduf-Gavagdf11Portions
Gunguw10Complete
Gupa-Abawagpa11None
Gurmanagvm10None
Guruntum-Mbaarugrd11None
Gvokongs10None
Gwagwb11None
Gwakjgk11Portions
Gwamhi-Wuribga10None
Gwandaragwn11None
Hashaybj10None
Hausahau167Complete
Hdixed10Portions
Honejuh10None
Horomhoe10None
Hun-Saaredud10Portions
Hwanahwo10None
Hyahya10Need?
Hyamjab10Portions
Ibaniiby10Portions
Ibibioibb10None
Ibinoibn10None
Ibuoroibr10None
Iceve-Macibec10None
Idereide10None
Idesaids10None
Idomaidu30NT
Igalaigl10Complete
Igboibo10Complete
Igedeige10NT
Igutanar10None
Igweigw10None
Ihievbeihi10None
Ija-Zubavki10None
Ijo, Southeastijs10Complete
Ikaikk10NT
Ikoiki10None
Ikpeshiikp10None
Iku-Gora-Ankwaikv11None
Ikuluikl10None
Ikwereikw10NT
Ikwoiqw10Complete
Ilueilv10None
Irigweiri10NT
Isekiriits10NT
Isokoiso10Complete
Itenetx10Portions
Itoitw10None
Itu Mbon Uzoitm10None
Ivbie North-Okpela-Arheatg10NT
Iyayuiya10None
Iyiveuiv10None
Izereizr10NT
Iziiizz10Complete