• PEOPLE NAME: MOSSI OF TOGO

Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Gur

Language: Mossi - (mos)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Togo

Also found in: Benin; Burkina Faso; Canada; Cote d’Ivoire; Ghana; Mali; Niger; United States

Population: 41,000

Global Population: 12,157,525


PEID: 14414

ROP: 106781

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Mossi of Togo, numbering 41,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Gur people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 12,157,525 in 9 countries. Their primary language is Mossi. The primary religion practiced by the Mossi is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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