• PEOPLE NAME: RENDILLE OF KENYA

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PEID: 14847

ROP: 108354

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Horn of Africa

People Cluster: Oromo

Language: Rendille - (rel)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Other / Marginal

Country: Kenya

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Population: 55,500

Global Population: 55,500


PEID: 14847

ROP: 108354

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Rendille of Kenya, numbering 55,500, 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 Rendille. The primary religion practiced by the Rendille 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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