• PEOPLE NAME: DONYIRO OF SOUTH SUDAN

Photo courtesy of Joshua Project.
By Anonymous

Explore in Photos


PEID: 42815

ROP: 102710

Download Prayer Card

Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Nilotic

Language: Nyangatom - (nnj)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Christianity - Evangelical Protestantism

Country: South Sudan

Also found in: Ethiopia

Population: 21,000

Global Population: 57,500


PEID: 42815

ROP: 102710

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Donyiro of South Sudan, numbering 21,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Nilotic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 57,500 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Nyangatom. The primary religion practiced by the Donyiro is Evangelical Protestantism, a worldwide trans-denominational movement within Protestant Christianity that believes the essence of the Gospel consists of the doctrine of salvation by grace alone, solely through faith in the atonement of Jesus Christ.


Bible Translations: Available

Jesus Film: Available

Gospel Recordings: Available

Radio Broadcast: Not Available