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PEID: 12131

ROP: 108711

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Sara-Bagirmi

Language: Ngambay - (sba)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Sudan

Also found in: Chad

Population: 16,000

Global Population: 1,941,000

PEID: 12131

ROP: 108711

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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

Overview: The Sara Gambai of Sudan, numbering 16,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Sara-Bagirmi people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,941,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Ngambay. The primary religion practiced by the Sara Gambai is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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