• PEOPLE NAME: KOFYAR OF NIGERIA


PEID: 13923

ROP: 105082

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Affinity Group: SSAP

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Chadic

Language: Kofyar - (kwl)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Nigeria

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Population: 180,000

Global Population: 180,000


PEID: 13923

ROP: 105082

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Kofyar of Nigeria, numbering 180,000, are Engaged yet 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 Kofyar. The primary religion practiced by the Kofyar is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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