• PEOPLE NAME: BONGO OF SOUTH SUDAN

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PEID: 11989

ROP: 101600

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Sudanic

Language: Bongo - (bot)

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Primary Religion: Christianity

Country: South Sudan

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Population: 15,000

Global Population: 15,000


PEID: 11989

ROP: 101600

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Bongo of South Sudan, numbering 15,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Sudanic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in South Sudan. Their primary language is Bongo. The primary religion practiced by the Bongo is Christianity, an Abrahamic monotheistic religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus of Nazareth.


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