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Banyun in Senegal

Banyun

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
34,000 Bainouk-Gunyaamolo Ethnic Religions 16.00 % 0.29 % No No   

Banyun in Senegal

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Country: Senegal
Continent: Africa
Region: West and Central Africa
10/40 Window: Yes
Total Provinces on file:2
Location in Country:Ziguinchor and Sedhiou regions: Niamone area, in a triangle formed by Bignona, Tobor, and Niamone, including Diengue, Kassankil, Tobor, Bangaga, Diamatou, Tobor, Dierena, and Kanjumbay villages; in Dakar; in Kaolack, Tambacounda, and Kolda regions.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Banyun
People Name General: Banyun
Alternate People Names:
BainoukBainuk
BanyukBanyum
ElomayLomay
Samik
ROP3 Code: 101019
Joshua Project People ID: 10665
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 34,000
Population all Countries: 38,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Atlantic
People Name General: Banyun
Ethnic Code: NAB56c
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Bainouk-Gunyaamolo (34,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): bcz    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity16.00 %(Evangelical: 0.29 %)
Ethnic Religions84.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent15.00 %
Protestant25.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic60.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have only a very small representation among all who claim to be Christians.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 1   Less than 2% Evangelical. Some evangelical resources available, but no active church planting within past 2 years
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 2003
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
 World Bible Finder
 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
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Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
 
 
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Banyun in Senegal

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      Banyun Senegal    
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            Banyun in Senegal          
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      Ethnic Religions     Bainouk-Gunyaamolo  
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