• PEOPLE NAME: GANA OF MALI

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PEID: 13549

ROP: 114579

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Affinity Group: SSAP

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Malinke-Bambara

Language: Bambara - (bam)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Other / Marginal

Country: Mali

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Population: 119,000

Global Population: 119,000


PEID: 13549

ROP: 114579

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Gana of Mali, numbering 119,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Malinke-Bambara people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Mali. Their primary language is Bambara. The primary religion practiced by the Gana 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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