• PEOPLE NAME: BIJOGO OF GUINEA-BISSAU


PEID: 13450

ROP: 101429

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Affinity Group: SSAP

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Atlantic

Language: Bidyogo - (bjg)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Guinea-Bissau

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Population: 35,500

Global Population: 35,500


PEID: 13450

ROP: 101429

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Bijogo of Guinea-Bissau, numbering 35,500, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Atlantic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Guinea-Bissau. Their primary language is Bidyogo. The primary religion practiced by the Bijogo 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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