• PEOPLE NAME: MASA OF CAMEROON

* Representative photo. Actual image is of the Dghwede of Nigeria people group. Credit: David Marsh

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PEID: 12678

ROP: 106369

Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Chadic

Language: Masana - (mcn)

Alternative Name(s): Masana, Banana

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions -

Country: Cameroon

Also found in: Chad

Population: 318,000

Global Population: 469,000


PEID: 12678

ROP: 106369


Engagement Status: Engaged

Progress of the Gospel: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Masa of Cameroon have a population of 318,000. They are part of the Chadic people cluster. The global population of this people group is 469,000. Their primary language is Masana - (mcn). The primary religion practiced by the Masa is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a peoples ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation. Their GSEC status is 4, which means this people group is greater than or equal to 2% evangelical.


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