• PEOPLE NAME: ARIAAL RENDILLE OF KENYA

Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Horn of Africa

People Cluster: Oromo

Language: Samburu - (saq)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Kenya

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Population: 15,500

Global Population: 15,500


PEID: 14762

ROP: 100499

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Ariaal Rendille of Kenya, numbering 15,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Oromo people cluster within the Horn of Africa affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Kenya. Their primary language is Samburu. The primary religion practiced by the Ariaal Rendille is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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