• PEOPLE NAME: SUBIA OF ZAMBIA


PEID: 15633

ROP: 109569

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Central-South

Language: Subiya - (sbs)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Zambia

Also found in: Botswana; Namibia

Population: 19,500

Global Population: 60,800


PEID: 15633

ROP: 109569

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity


Overview: The Subia of Zambia, numbering 19,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Central-South people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 60,800 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Subiya. The primary religion practiced by the Subia is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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