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PEID: 14199

ROP: 111122

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Adamawa-Ubangi

Language: Bena (Nigeria) - (yun)

Alternate Name(s): Dumne, Binka, Bena

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Animism

Country: Nigeria

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Population: 201,000

Global Population: 201,000

PEID: 14199

ROP: 111122

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Yungur of Nigeria, numbering 201,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Adamawa-Ubangi people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Nigeria. Their primary language is Bena (Nigeria). The primary religion practiced by the Yungur is animism, a religious worldview that natural physical entities--including animals, plants, and even inanimate objects--possess a spiritual essence.

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