The Jola are an ethnic group found in Senegal, The Gambia, and Guinea-Bissau. They primarily live along the Atlantic coast between the southern banks of the Gambia River, in the Casamance region of Senegal and the northern part of Guinea-Bissau. The Jola are believed to have preceded the Mande and Fula peoples inhabiting this coastal area. The Atlantic-Jola people cluster includes several ethnolinguistic varieties of Jola.
Peoples within this cluster:
Bandial; Jola-Fonyi; Jola-Karon
Countries where they are found:
France; Gambia; Guinea-Bissau; Mauritania; Senegal
Unreached people groups:
Number of countries: