• PEOPLE NAME: SENA OF MALAWI

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PEID: 15339

ROP: 108832

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Chewa-Sena

Language: Malawi Sena - (swk)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Malawi

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Population: 587,000

Global Population: 587,000


PEID: 15339

ROP: 108832

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Sena of Malawi, numbering 587,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Chewa-Sena people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Malawi. Their primary language is Malawi Sena. The primary religion practiced by the Sena is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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