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PEID: 13050

ROP: 101479

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Gur

Language: Southern Birifor - (biv)

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Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Cote d’Ivoire

Also found in: Ghana

Population: 8,200

Global Population: 213,200

PEID: 13050

ROP: 101479

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical

Overview: The Birifor of Cote d’Ivoire, numbering 8,200, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Gur people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 213,200 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Southern Birifor. The primary religion practiced by the Birifor is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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