• PEOPLE NAME: ICA OF BENIN


PEID: 12328

ROP: 103941

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Yoruba

Language: Ede Ica - (ica)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Benin

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Population: 124,000

Global Population: 124,000


PEID: 12328

ROP: 103941

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Ica of Benin, numbering 124,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Yoruba people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Benin. Their primary language is Ede Ica. The primary religion practiced by the Ica is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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