• PEOPLE NAME: SARA GAMBAI OF CHAD

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PEID: 11447

ROP: 108711

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Sara-Bagirmi

Language: Ngambay - (sba)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Chad

Also found in: Sudan

Population: 1,685,000

Global Population: 1,701,000


PEID: 11447

ROP: 108711

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Sara Gambai of Chad, numbering 1,685,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Sara-Bagirmi people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,701,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Ngambay. The primary religion practiced by the Sara Gambai is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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