Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Fulani / Fulbe

Language: Pulaar - (fuc)

Alternate Name(s): Tukulor, Peul, Fulani, Toucouleur

Primary Religion: Islam - Other / Marginal

Country: Senegal

Also found in: France; Mali; United States

Population: 1,975,000

Global Population: 2,328,700

PEID: 14228

ROP: 103074

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Fulbe Futa Toro of Senegal, numbering 1,975,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Fulani / Fulbe people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 2,328,700 in 4 countries. Their primary language is Pulaar. The primary religion practiced by the Fulbe Futa Toro is Other Islamic, which includes a number of sects that emerged out of Islam such as Ibadhi, Ahmadi, Alevi, Yazidi, and Khariji.

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