• PEOPLE NAME: NIGERIEN OF CANADA

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PEID: 47465

ROP: 103733

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Hausa

Language: Hausa - (hau)

Alternate Name(s): Niger

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Canada

Also found in: Algeria; Benin; Burkina Faso; Cameroon; Central African Republic; Chad; Congo (Brazzaville); Cote d’Ivoire; Equatorial Guinea; Ethiopia; Gabon; Ghana; Guinea; Niger; Nigeria; Sudan; Togo

Population: 350

Global Population: 46,752,250


PEID: 47465

ROP: 103733

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Nigerien of Canada, numbering 350, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Hausa people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 46,752,250 in 18 countries. Their primary language is Hausa. The primary religion practiced by the Nigerien is Sunni Islam, the largest branch of Islam. Sunni Muslims follow the teachings of the Qur'an and consider the first four caliphs to be the rightful successors of Muhammad.


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