• PEOPLE NAME: NZAKARA OF CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

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PEID: 12919

ROP: 107572

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Adamawa-Ubangi

Language: Nzakara - (nzk)

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Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Central African Republic

Also found in: Congo (Kinshasa)

Population: 77,500

Global Population: 81,400


PEID: 12919

ROP: 107572

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Nzakara of Central African Republic, numbering 77,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Adamawa-Ubangi people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 81,400 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Nzakara. The primary religion practiced by the Nzakara is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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