• RELIGION: ETHNORELIGION - AFRICAN TRADITIONAL RELIGION



QUICK FACTS:

People groups: 25

Population: 6,556,300

Unreached people groups: 16

UPG population: 3,533,400

Unengaged UPGs: 7

UUPG population: 1,279,200

Number of countries: 15


Base Religion: Ethnoreligion

Description: African Traditional Religion encompasses the traditional beliefs and practices of African ethnic groups. There are as many African traditional religions as peoples or tribes, notably: Akan, Dogon, Fon, Igbo, Mende and Yoruba in west Africa, and Zande in central Africa; Dinka, Nuer and Shilluk among the Nilotics; Ganda, Lovedu, Shona and Zulu among Bantu.


People groups: 25

Population: 6,556,300

Unreached people groups: 16

UPG population: 3,533,400

Unengaged UPGs: 7

UUPG population: 1,279,200

Number of countries: 15