• PEOPLE NAME: AZANDE OF CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

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PEID: 12949

ROP: 100673

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Sudanic

Language: Zande (individual language) - (zne)

Alternate Name(s): Azande

Primary Religion: Christianity - Non-Evangelical Protestantism

Country: Central African Republic

Also found in: Congo (Kinshasa); South Sudan; United States

Population: 90,500

Global Population: 2,940,100


PEID: 12949

ROP: 100673

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Azande of Central African Republic, numbering 90,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Sudanic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 2,940,100 in 4 countries. Their primary language is Zande (individual language). The primary religion practiced by the Azande is Non-Evangelical Protestantism, a collection of denominations typically more focused on issues of social justice than personal salvation.


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