Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Gur

Language: Supyire Sénoufo - (spp)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Mali

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Population: 858,000

Global Population: 858,000

PEID: 13570

ROP: 109617

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Supyire Senufo of Mali, numbering 858,000, 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 Mali. Their primary language is Supyire Sénoufo. The primary religion practiced by the Supyire Senufo 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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