• PEOPLE NAME: ATWOT OF SOUTH SUDAN

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PEID: 11967

ROP: 100613

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Nilotic

Language: Reel - (atu)

Alternate Name(s): Reel

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: South Sudan

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Population: 123,000

Global Population: 123,000


PEID: 11967

ROP: 100613

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Atwot of South Sudan, numbering 123,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Nilotic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in South Sudan. Their primary language is Reel. The primary religion practiced by the Atwot 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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