Koro, Koro Jula in Cote d'Ivoire

Joshua Project has identified the Koro, Koro Jula only in Cote d'Ivoire

Population

50,400

Christian

0.50%

Evangelical

0.10%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


Profile Source: Anonymous


Introduction / History

The Koro People are cousins of the Jula people and can trace their history back to the Holy Jihad of the 15th century. One of the oldest living chiefs relates the story of how a war scattered the people from the ethnic center of the Jula people in Kong, Ivory Coast.


Where are they Located?

They are located about 150 km west by northwest of Bouake, Ivory Coast.


What are Their Lives Like?

They are principally farmers growing a variety of crops including manioc, potatoes, corn, rice, cotton, cashews and millet. It is a polygamous society with a chief and a counsel of elders that make decisions for the village.


What are Their Beliefs?

They are Folk Muslim stemming from adding syncretism Islam on top of animism.


What are Their Needs?

Their principal needs are being able to market their crops, medical, dental, and water needs.




Profile Source: Anonymous

People Name General Koro, Koro Jula
People Name in Country Koro, Koro Jula
Population in Cote d'Ivoire 50,400
Progress Scale 1.2
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Malinke-Jula
People Name General Koro, Koro Jula
Ethnic Code NAB63h
Country Cote d'Ivoire
Continent Africa
Region West and Central Africa
10/40 Window No
Location in Country Mankono Department, Tiéningboué Subprefecture

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Koro Mbre
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Koro Mbre
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Largest Religion Islam
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
0.50%    ( Evangelical  0.10% )
Ethnic Religions
5.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
94.50%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
0.00%
Protestant
70.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
30.00%
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