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PEID: 14099

ROP: 108767

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Chadic

Language: Saya - (say)

Alternate Name(s): Barawa, Gus, Sigdi

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Animism

Country: Nigeria

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Population: 383,000

Global Population: 383,000

PEID: 14099

ROP: 108767

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 5% or Greater but Less than 10% Evangelical

Overview: The Saya of Nigeria, numbering 383,000, 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 Saya. The primary religion practiced by the Saya is animism, a religious worldview that natural physical entities--including animals, plants, and even inanimate objects--possess a spiritual essence.

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