• PEOPLE NAME: DEAF KENYANS OF KENYA

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PEID: 14794

ROP: 116536

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Affinity Group: Deaf Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Deaf Peoples

People Cluster: Deaf

Language: Kenyan Sign Language - (xki)

Alternate Name(s): Deaf

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Kenya

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Population: 234,000

Global Population: 234,000


PEID: 14794

ROP: 116536

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Deaf Kenyans of Kenya, numbering 234,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Deaf people cluster within the Deaf Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Kenya. Their primary language is Kenyan Sign Language. The primary religion practiced by the Deaf Kenyans 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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