• PEOPLE NAME: SANGO OF CHAD

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PEID: 11446

ROP: 108648

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Adamawa-Ubangi

Language: Sango - (sag)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Chad

Also found in: Central African Republic; Congo (Brazzaville); Congo (Kinshasa)

Population: 52,000

Global Population: 586,700


PEID: 11446

ROP: 108648

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Sango of Chad, numbering 52,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Adamawa-Ubangi people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 586,700 in 4 countries. Their primary language is Sango. The primary religion practiced by the Sango is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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