PEID: 13829

ROP: 103747

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Chadic

Language: Hdi - (xed)

Alternate Name(s): Xedi

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Animism

Country: Nigeria

Also found in: Cameroon

Population: 7,300

Global Population: 56,300

PEID: 13829

ROP: 103747

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical

Overview: The Hedi of Nigeria, numbering 7,300, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Chadic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 56,300 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Hdi. The primary religion practiced by the Hedi is animism, a religious worldview that natural physical entities--including animals, plants, and even inanimate objects--possess a spiritual essence.

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