• PEOPLE NAME: SHIBNE OF CHAD


PEID: 11456

ROP: 109396

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Chadic

Language: Somrai - (sor)

Alternate Name(s): Somrai

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Chad

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Population: 17,500

Global Population: 17,500


PEID: 11456

ROP: 109396

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Shibne of Chad, numbering 17,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Chadic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Chad. Their primary language is Somrai. The primary religion practiced by the Shibne is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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