Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Swahili

Language: Ngazidja Comorian - (zdj)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Comoros

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Population: 425,000

Global Population: 425,000

PEID: 15271

ROP: 102273

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Comorian Ngazidja of Comoros, numbering 425,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Swahili people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Comoros. Their primary language is Ngazidja Comorian. The primary religion practiced by the Comorian Ngazidja is Sunni Islam, the largest branch of Islam. Sunni Muslims follow the teachings of the Qur'an and consider the first four caliphs to be the rightful successors of Muhammad.

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Radio Broadcast: Not Available