• PEOPLE NAME: GOLA OF LIBERIA

Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Atlantic

Language: Gola - (gol)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Liberia

Also found in: Sierra Leone

Population: 195,000

Global Population: 204,800


PEID: 13499

ROP: 103420

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Dispersed CP Activity


Overview: The Gola of Liberia, numbering 195,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Atlantic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 204,800 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Gola. The primary religion practiced by the Gola is Sunni Islam, the largest branch of Islam. Sunni Muslims follow the teachings of the Qur'an and consider the first four caliphs to be the rightful successors of Muhammad.


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