PEID: 12386

ROP: 101823

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Affinity Group: SSAP

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Gur

Language: Láá Láá Bwamu - (bwj)

Alternate Name(s): Yere, LaaLaa, Ye

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Burkina Faso

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Population: 114,000

Global Population: 114,000

PEID: 12386

ROP: 101823

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Bwamu of Burkina Faso, numbering 114,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Gur people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Burkina Faso. Their primary language is Láá Láá Bwamu. The primary religion practiced by the Bwamu is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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