Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Songhai

Language: Tadaksahak - (dsq)

Alternate Name(s): Tadaksahak

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Algeria

Also found in: Mali

Population: 2,400

Global Population: 155,400

PEID: 11259

ROP: 103948

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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

Overview: The Idaksahak of Algeria, numbering 2,400, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Songhai people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 155,400 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Tadaksahak. The primary religion practiced by the Idaksahak 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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