• PEOPLE NAME: JAYA OF CHAD


PEID: 11362

ROP: 104222

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Sara-Bagirmi

Language: Jaya - (jyy)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Chad

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Population: 6,400

Global Population: 6,400


PEID: 11362

ROP: 104222

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Jaya of Chad, numbering 6,400, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Sara-Bagirmi people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Chad. Their primary language is Jaya. The primary religion practiced by the Jaya 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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