• PEOPLE NAME: MUMUYE OF CAMEROON

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PEID: 12710

ROP: 106891

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Adamawa-Ubangi

Language: Mumuye - (mzm)

Alternate Name(s): Mome, Nya Kopo

Primary Religion: Islam - Other / Marginal

Country: Cameroon

Also found in: Nigeria

Population: 12,500

Global Population: 814,500


PEID: 12710

ROP: 106891

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Mumuye of Cameroon, numbering 12,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Adamawa-Ubangi people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 814,500 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Mumuye. The primary religion practiced by the Mumuye is Other Islamic, which includes a number of sects that emerged out of Islam such as Ibadhi, Ahmadi, Alevi, Yazidi, and Khariji.


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