• PEOPLE NAME: MANINKA OF UNITED STATES

Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Malinke

Language: Western Maninkakan - (mlq)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: United States

Also found in: Burkina Faso; Mali; Senegal

Population: 5,500

Global Population: 1,022,500


PEID: 47665

ROP: 106266

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Maninka of United States, numbering 5,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Malinke people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,022,500 in 4 countries. Their primary language is Western Maninkakan. The primary religion practiced by the Maninka is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


Bible Translations: Available

Jesus Film: Available

Gospel Recordings: Available

Radio Broadcast: Not Available