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PEID: 12428

ROP: 107073

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Gur

Language: Nanerigé Sénoufo - (sen)

Alternate Name(s): Nanerige, Nanerge Senufo

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Burkina Faso

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Population: 140,000

Global Population: 140,000

PEID: 12428

ROP: 107073

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Nanerige Senufo of Burkina Faso, numbering 140,000, 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 Nanerigé Sénoufo. The primary religion practiced by the Nanerige Senufo is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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