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PEID: 13653

ROP: 100703

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Chadic

Language: Bacama - (bcy)

Alternate Name(s): Bacama, Abacama, Gbwata, Dunu, Gboare, Bwatiye

Primary Religion: Christianity - Neo-Pentecostalism

Country: Nigeria

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Population: 319,000

Global Population: 319,000

PEID: 13653

ROP: 100703

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical

Overview: The Bachama of Nigeria, numbering 319,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Chadic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Nigeria. Their primary language is Bacama. The primary religion practiced by the Bachama is Neo-Pentecostalism, a movement characterized by manifestations in non-Pentecostal churches of what have been traditionally categorized as Pentecostal experiences, frequently combined with prosperity gospel theology.

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