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PEID: 13239

ROP: 106274

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Atlantic

Language: Mankanya - (knf)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Gambia

Also found in: Guinea-Bissau; Senegal

Population: 2,900

Global Population: 94,400

PEID: 13239

ROP: 106274

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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

Overview: The Mankanya of Gambia, numbering 2,900, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Atlantic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 94,400 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Mankanya. The primary religion practiced by the Mankanya is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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