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PEID: 13472

ROP: 107867

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Atlantic

Language: Papel - (pbo)

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Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Animism

Country: Guinea-Bissau

Also found in: Senegal

Population: 201,000

Global Population: 209,900

PEID: 13472

ROP: 107867

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical

Overview: The Papel of Guinea-Bissau, numbering 201,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Atlantic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 209,900 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Papel. The primary religion practiced by the Papel is animism, a religious worldview that natural physical entities--including animals, plants, and even inanimate objects--possess a spiritual essence.

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