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PEID: 12406

ROP: 104305

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Malinke

Language: Jowulu - (jow)

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Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Animism

Country: Burkina Faso

Also found in: Mali

Population: 3,000

Global Population: 24,000

PEID: 12406

ROP: 104305

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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

Overview: The Jotoni Samogho of Burkina Faso, numbering 3,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Malinke people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 24,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Jowulu. The primary religion practiced by the Jotoni Samogho is animism, a religious worldview that natural physical entities--including animals, plants, and even inanimate objects--possess a spiritual essence.

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