• PEOPLE NAME: LARO OF SUDAN

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PEID: 12079

ROP: 105655

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Nuba Mountains

Language: Laro - (lro)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Sudan

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Population: 47,500

Global Population: 47,500


PEID: 12079

ROP: 105655

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Laro of Sudan, numbering 47,500, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Nuba Mountains people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Sudan. Their primary language is Laro. The primary religion practiced by the Laro 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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