• PEOPLE NAME: BARI OF CONGO (KINSHASA)

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PEID: 39284

ROP: 101283

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Affinity Group: SSAP

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Nilotic

Language: Bari - (bfa)

Alternate Name(s): Fajulu, Kuku

Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholic

Country: Congo (Kinshasa)

Also found in: South Sudan; Uganda; United States

Population: 27,000

Global Population: 747,500


PEID: 39284

ROP: 101283

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Bari of Congo (Kinshasa), numbering 27,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Nilotic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 747,500 in 4 countries. Their primary language is Bari. The primary religion practiced by the Bari is Roman Catholicism, the world's largest Christian branch.


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