• PEOPLE NAME: SINYAR OF CHAD


PEID: 11454

ROP: 109317

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Ouaddai-Fur

Language: Sinyar - (sys)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Chad

Also found in: Sudan

Population: 23,500

Global Population: 35,500


PEID: 11454

ROP: 109317

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Sinyar of Chad, numbering 23,500, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Ouaddai-Fur people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 35,500 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Sinyar. The primary religion practiced by the Sinyar 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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