Akan, Ashanti, Twi in Ghana

Population

3,614,000

Christian

70%

Evangelical

29%

Largest Religion

Main Language

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Country Ghana
Continent Africa
Region West and Central Africa
10/40 Window No
Location in Country Asante are south central, Ashanti Province; Akuapem are southeast, north of Accra; Fante are south central, between Winneba, Takoradi, and Obuasi

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People Name General Akan
People Name in Country Akan, Ashanti, Twi
ROP3 Code 100179
Joshua Project People ID 10218
Indigenous Yes
Population in Ghana 3,614,000
Least-Reached No
Alternate Names for People Group Akim, Ashante Twi, Bondoukou, Kulango, Kumasi,
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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Akan 3,614,183
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Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Guinean
People Name General Akan
Ethnic Code NAB59a
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Largest Religion Christianity
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
70%    ( Evangelical  29% )
Ethnic Religions
1.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
29.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
40.00%
Protestant
40.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
20.00%
Photo Source: COMIBAM / Sepal
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