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PEID: 14267

ROP: 110856

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Affinity Group: SSAP

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Atlantic-Wolof

Language: Wolof - (wol)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam - Other / Marginal

Country: Senegal

Also found in: Canada; Cote d’Ivoire; Gabon; Gambia; Guinea-Bissau; Italy; Mauritania; United States

Population: 6,020,000

Global Population: 6,780,500

PEID: 14267

ROP: 110856

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity

Overview: The Wolof of Senegal, numbering 6,020,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Atlantic-Wolof people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 6,780,500 in 9 countries. Their primary language is Wolof. The primary religion practiced by the Wolof 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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