Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Guinean

Language: Waci Gbe - (wci)

Alternate Name(s): Waci, Watyi

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Animism

Country: Togo

Also found in: Benin

Population: 898,000

Global Population: 1,189,000

PEID: 14457

ROP: 110602

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Wachi of Togo, numbering 898,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Guinean people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,189,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Waci Gbe. The primary religion practiced by the Wachi is animism, a religious worldview that natural physical entities--including animals, plants, and even inanimate objects--possess a spiritual essence.

Bible Translations: Available

Jesus Film: Not Available

Gospel Recordings: Available

Radio Broadcast: Not Available