• PEOPLE NAME: RUTO OF CHAD

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PEID: 11443

ROP: 108460

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Sara-Bagirmi

Language: Lutos - (ndy)

Alternate Name(s): Luto

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Chad

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Population: 4,800

Global Population: 4,800


PEID: 11443

ROP: 108460

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Ruto of Chad, numbering 4,800, are No Longer 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 Lutos. The primary religion practiced by the Ruto is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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