• PEOPLE NAME: SININKERE OF BURKINA FASO

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PEID: 12442

ROP: 109308

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Malinke

Language: Sininkere - (skq)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Other / Marginal

Country: Burkina Faso

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Population: 12,500

Global Population: 12,500


PEID: 12442

ROP: 109308

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Sininkere of Burkina Faso, numbering 12,500, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Malinke people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Burkina Faso. Their primary language is Sininkere. The primary religion practiced by the Sininkere is Other Islamic, which includes a number of sects that emerged out of Islam such as Ibadhi, Ahmadi, Alevi, Yazidi, and Khariji.


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