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PEID: 14896

ROP: 115467

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Sudanic

Language: Aringa - (luc)

Alternate Name(s): Low Lugbara, Aringa

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: South Sudan

Also found in: Uganda

Population: 53,500

Global Population: 1,503,500

PEID: 14896

ROP: 115467

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Lugbara of South Sudan, numbering 53,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Sudanic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,503,500 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Aringa. The primary religion practiced by the Lugbara is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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