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PEID: 12428

ROP: 107073

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Gur

Language: Nanerigé Sénoufo - (sen)

Alternate Name(s): Nanerige, Nanerge Senufo

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Animism

Country: Burkina Faso

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Population: 144,000

Global Population: 144,000

PEID: 12428

ROP: 107073

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Nanerige Senufo of Burkina Faso, numbering 144,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Gur people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Burkina Faso. Their primary language is Nanerigé Sénoufo. The primary religion practiced by the Nanerige Senufo is animism, a religious worldview that natural physical entities--including animals, plants, and even inanimate objects--possess a spiritual essence.

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