• PEOPLE NAME: GOEMAI OF NIGERIA

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PEID: 13804

ROP: 103412

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Chadic

Language: Goemai - (ank)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Other / Marginal

Country: Nigeria

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Population: 281,000

Global Population: 281,000


PEID: 13804

ROP: 103412

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Goemai of Nigeria, numbering 281,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Chadic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Nigeria. Their primary language is Goemai. The primary religion practiced by the Goemai is marginal Christianity, a form of religion with roots in Christianity but not theologically Christian.


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