• PEOPLE NAME: BAMBARA OF UNITED STATES

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PEID: 47650

ROP: 100925

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Malinke-Bambara

Language: Bambara - (bam)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: United States

Also found in: Burkina Faso; Cote d’Ivoire; France; Gambia; Guinea; Mali; Mauritania; Niger; Senegal

Population: 5,500

Global Population: 6,220,400


PEID: 47650

ROP: 100925

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Bambara of United States, numbering 5,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Malinke-Bambara people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 6,220,400 in 10 countries. Their primary language is Bambara. The primary religion practiced by the Bambara is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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