• PEOPLE NAME: TUNYA OF CHAD


PEID: 11464

ROP: 110290

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Adamawa-Ubangi

Language: Tunia - (tug)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Chad

Also found in: Central African Republic

Population: 5,400

Global Population: 11,300


PEID: 11464

ROP: 110290

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Tunya of Chad, numbering 5,400, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Adamawa-Ubangi people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 11,300 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Tunia. The primary religion practiced by the Tunya is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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