• PEOPLE NAME: BLÉ OF BURKINA FASO

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PEID: 47043

ROP: 101518

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Malinke

Language: Jalkunan - (bxl)

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Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Burkina Faso

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Population: 2,300

Global Population: 2,300


PEID: 47043

ROP: 101518

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Blé of Burkina Faso, numbering 2,300, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Malinke people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Burkina Faso. Their primary language is Jalkunan. The primary religion practiced by the Blé is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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