• PEOPLE NAME: MANINKA KITA OF MALI

Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Malinke

Language: Kita Maninkakan - (mwk)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam - Other / Marginal

Country: Mali

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Population: 418,000

Global Population: 418,000


PEID: 48617

ROP: 114951

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Maninka Kita of Mali, numbering 418,000, 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 Mali. Their primary language is Kita Maninkakan. The primary religion practiced by the Maninka Kita is Other Islamic, which includes a number of sects that emerged out of Islam such as Ibadhi, Ahmadi, Alevi, Yazidi, and Khariji.


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