• PEOPLE NAME: DAHALO OF KENYA

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PEID: 14779

ROP: 102376

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Khoisan

Language: Swahili (individual language) - (swh)

Alternate Name(s): Dahalo

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Kenya

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Population: 3,100

Global Population: 3,100


PEID: 14779

ROP: 102376

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Dahalo of Kenya, numbering 3,100, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Khoisan people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Kenya. Their primary language is Swahili (individual language). The primary religion practiced by the Dahalo is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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