• PEOPLE NAME: PANA OF MALI

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PEID: 13563

ROP: 114841

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Gur

Language: Pana (Burkina Faso) - (pnq)

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Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Animism

Country: Mali

Also found in: Burkina Faso

Population: 8,200

Global Population: 19,700


PEID: 13563

ROP: 114841

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity


Overview: The Pana of Mali, numbering 8,200, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Gur people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 19,700 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Pana (Burkina Faso). The primary religion practiced by the Pana is animism, a religious worldview that natural physical entities--including animals, plants, and even inanimate objects--possess a spiritual essence.


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