• PEOPLE NAME: LEGA-SHABUNDA OF CONGO (KINSHASA)


PEID: 14607

ROP: 105690

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Central-Congo

Language: Lega-Shabunda - (lea)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Congo (Kinshasa)

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Population: 1,095,000

Global Population: 1,095,000


PEID: 14607

ROP: 105690

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Lega-Shabunda of Congo (Kinshasa), numbering 1,095,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Central-Congo people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Congo (Kinshasa). Their primary language is Lega-Shabunda. The primary religion practiced by the Lega-Shabunda is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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