• PEOPLE NAME: ENGLISH CREOLE OF SENEGAL

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By Francis Nelson Williams

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PEID: 14225

ROP: 105310

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Other Sub-Saharan African

Language: Krio - (kri)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholic

Country: Senegal

Also found in: Canada; Equatorial Guinea; Netherlands; Sierra Leone; United Kingdom; United States

Population: 8,500

Global Population: 949,100


PEID: 14225

ROP: 105310

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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


Overview: The English Creole of Senegal, numbering 8,500, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Other Sub-Saharan African people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 949,100 in 7 countries. Their primary language is Krio. The primary religion practiced by the English Creole is Roman Catholicism, the world's largest Christian branch.


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