• PEOPLE NAME: PARI OF SOUTH SUDAN

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PEID: 12128

ROP: 105829

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Nilotic

Language: Päri - (lkr)

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Primary Religion: Islam

Country: South Sudan

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Population: 44,500

Global Population: 44,500


PEID: 12128

ROP: 105829

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Pari of South Sudan, numbering 44,500, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Nilotic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in South Sudan. Their primary language is Päri. The primary religion practiced by the Pari is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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