Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African
People Cluster: Bantu, Northwest
Language: Benga - (bng)
Alternate Name(s): Boumba, Ndowe.
Primary Religion: Christianity - Non-Evangelical Protestantism
Country: Equatorial Guinea
Also found in: Gabon
Global Population: 7,000
Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached
Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity
Overview: The Benga of Equatorial Guinea, numbering 4,900, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Northwest people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 7,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Benga. The primary religion practiced by the Benga is Non-Evangelical Protestantism, a collection of denominations typically more focused on issues of social justice than personal salvation.
Bible Translations: Available
Jesus Film: Not Available
Gospel Recordings: Not Available
Radio Broadcast: Not Available