PEID: 12946

ROP: 110939

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Adamawa-Ubangi

Language: Yakoma - (yky)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholicism

Country: Central African Republic

Also found in: Congo (Kinshasa)

Population: 157,000

Global Population: 177,500

PEID: 12946

ROP: 110939

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Yakoma of Central African Republic, numbering 157,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Adamawa-Ubangi people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 177,500 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Yakoma. The primary religion practiced by the Yakoma is Roman Catholicism, the largest branch of the Christian church and one of the oldest religious institutions in the world. Roman Catholicism teaches that it is the one true Churches founded by Jesus Christ and that its bishops are the successors of Christ.

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