Balanta, Ganja in Senegal


Population
99,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Balanta, Ganja
People Name in Country Balanta, Ganja
Population in Senegal 99,000
World Population 100,900
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Unreached Yes
Progress Scale 1
GSEC 3  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Alante, Balanta, Bandal, Belanda, Ganjawo, Kandawo
People ID 11819
ROP3 Code 103209
Country Senegal
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Sedhiou region: south of Casamance river, between Goudomp and Tanaff, and south.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Senegal
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Sedhiou region: south of Casamance river, between Goudomp and Tanaff, and south..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language: Balanta-Ganja (99,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: bjt   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Balanta-Ganja (99,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: bjt   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Balanta-Ganja

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

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.60 %)
5.00 %
Ethnic Religions
84.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
11.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
5.0 %
Roman Catholic
85.0 %
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