• PEOPLE NAME: SANYE (DAHALO) OF KENYA

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PEID: 14779

ROP: 102376

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Khoisan

Language: Dahalo - (dal)

Alternate Name(s): Dahalo

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Kenya

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Population: 5,100

Global Population: 5,100


PEID: 14779

ROP: 102376

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Sanye (Dahalo) of Kenya, numbering 5,100, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Khoisan people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Kenya. Their primary language is Dahalo. The primary religion practiced by the Sanye (Dahalo) 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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