• PEOPLE NAME: KOTOKOLI OF BENIN

Affinity Group: SSAP

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Gur

Language: Tem - (kdh)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Benin

Also found in: Ghana; Togo

Population: 23,500

Global Population: 348,000


PEID: 12334

ROP: 105270

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Kotokoli of Benin, numbering 23,500, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Gur people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 348,000 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Tem. The primary religion practiced by the Kotokoli is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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