• PEOPLE NAME: MANDYAK OF GAMBIA

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PEID: 13238

ROP: 106236

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Atlantic

Language: Mandjak - (mfv)

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Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Gambia

Also found in: France; Guinea-Bissau; Senegal

Population: 39,500

Global Population: 444,000


PEID: 13238

ROP: 106236

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Mandyak of Gambia, numbering 39,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Atlantic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 444,000 in 4 countries. Their primary language is Mandjak. The primary religion practiced by the Mandyak is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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