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PEID: 13392

ROP: 100724

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Atlantic

Language: Badyara - (pbp)

Alternate Name(s): Gola; Badyaranke; Bigola; Pajade; Pajadinka

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Guinea

Also found in: Guinea-Bissau; Senegal

Population: 12,000

Global Population: 21,900

PEID: 13392

ROP: 100724

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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

Overview: The Badyara of Guinea, numbering 12,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Atlantic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 21,900 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Badyara. The primary religion practiced by the Badyara 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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