• PEOPLE NAME: KACIPO OF SOUTH SUDAN

Photo courtesy of Joshua Project.
By Larisa Kapranov

Explore in Photos


PEID: 12069

ROP: 104374

Download Prayer Card

Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Nilotic

Language: Kacipo-Bale Suri - (koe)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Animism

Country: South Sudan

Also found in: Ethiopia

Population: 6,100

Global Population: 10,300


PEID: 12069

ROP: 104374

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Kacipo of South Sudan, numbering 6,100, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Nilotic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 10,300 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Kacipo-Bale Suri. The primary religion practiced by the Kacipo is animism, a religious worldview that natural physical entities--including animals, plants, and even inanimate objects--possess a spiritual essence.


Bible Translations: Not Available

Jesus Film: Not Available

Gospel Recordings: Available

Radio Broadcast: Not Available