• PEOPLE NAME: TAL OF NIGERIA

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PEID: 14118

ROP: 109748

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Chadic

Language: Tal - (tal)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Nigeria

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Population: 32,000

Global Population: 32,000


PEID: 14118

ROP: 109748

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Tal of Nigeria, numbering 32,000, 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 Tal. The primary religion practiced by the Tal is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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