• PEOPLE NAME: MENSA OF ERITREA


PEID: 42701

ROP: 106550

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Horn of Africa

People Cluster: Ethio-Semitic

Language: Tigre - (tig)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Eritrea

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Population: 60,500

Global Population: 60,500


PEID: 42701

ROP: 106550

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Mensa of Eritrea, numbering 60,500, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Ethio-Semitic people cluster within the Horn of Africa affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Eritrea. Their primary language is Tigre. The primary religion practiced by the Mensa 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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