• PEOPLE NAME: KONJO OF UGANDA

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PEID: 15096

ROP: 105186

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Affinity Group: SSAP

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Central-Lakes

Language: Konzo - (koo)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholic

Country: Uganda

Also found in: Congo (Kinshasa)

Population: 794,000

Global Population: 1,105,000


PEID: 15096

ROP: 105186

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Konjo of Uganda, numbering 794,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Central-Lakes people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,105,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Konzo. The primary religion practiced by the Konjo is Roman Catholicism, the world's largest Christian branch.


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