• PEOPLE NAME: LIRI OF SUDAN


PEID: 42831

ROP: 105796

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Nuba Mountains

Language: Sudanese Arabic - (apd)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Sudan

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Population: 56,000

Global Population: 56,000


PEID: 42831

ROP: 105796

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Liri of Sudan, numbering 56,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Nuba Mountains people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Sudan. Their primary language is Sudanese Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Liri is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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