Bassari in Senegal



Population

17,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Bassari
People Name in Country Bassari
Population in Senegal 17,000
World Population 36,000
Countries 3
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Basari, Boin, Ncham, Tenda Basari, Tenda Boeni, Tobota
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Atlantic
People Name General Bassari
Ethnic Code NAB56c
People ID 10711
Country Senegal
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Southeast, Upper Casamance, Edun area; border areas, Kedougou, Tambacounda.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map



Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Oniyan: Bassari (17,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Oniyan: Bassari 17,000

For Main Lanugage: Oniyan


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes
New Testament Yes   (2011)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.25 %)
18.00 %
Ethnic Religions
74.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
8.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
20.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
70.0 %
Photo Source: Darcy Dueck  
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