Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Malinke

Language: Mansoanka - (msw)

Alternate Name(s): Mansoanka

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Guinea-Bissau

Also found in: Gambia

Population: 21,500

Global Population: 24,100

PEID: 13469

ROP: 105407

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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

Overview: The Maswanka of Guinea-Bissau, numbering 21,500, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Malinke people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 24,100 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Mansoanka. The primary religion practiced by the Maswanka is ethnoreligion, consisting of practices deeply rooted in this groups ethnic identity.

Bible Translations: Available

Jesus Film: Available

Gospel Recordings: Available

Radio Broadcast: Not Available