People Group Highlights

(We are working weekly to add new People Groups and People Group Profiles to the following list. If you do not see one that you are looking for, we welcome your submitting a new people group and/or a people group profile. Or, if you have a suggestion or recommendation on a completed profile, we welcome your feedback.)


Displaying 1-30 of 83 results.
PG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc People Cluster Primary Religion Language Total Population
West AfricanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanSub-Saharan African - GenericIslamEnglish - (eng)553,000
Akan, TwiGhanaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanGuineanEthnic ReligionsTwi - (twi)6,545
AngolanAngolaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanOther Sub-Saharan AfricanEthnic ReligionsPortuguese - (por)2,040
BenineseBeninSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanGuineanEthnic ReligionsFrench - (fra)2,665
Balanta, KentoheGuineaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanAtlanticEthnic ReligionsBalanta-Kentohe - (ble)80
Comorian, MaoreComorosSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanBantu, SwahiliIslamMaore Comorian - (swb)60
GambianGambiaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanMalinkeIslam - SunniEnglish - (eng)595
GuineanGuineaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanAtlanticChristianityFrench - (fra)9,715
KenyanKenyaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanSub-Saharan African, genericChristianity - ProtestantEnglish - (eng)8,060
MauritianMauritiusSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanOther Sub-Saharan AfricanHinduismMorisyen - (mfe)6,695
RundiRwandaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanBantu, Central-LakesChristianityRundi - (run)1,335
SenegaleseSenegalSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanAtlantic-Wolof French - (fra)6,335
SeychelloisSeychellesSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanOther Sub-Saharan African Seselwa Creole French - (crs)1,035
ShonaZimbabweSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanBantu, Shona Shona - (sna)2,100
TanzanianTanzaniaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanSub-Saharan African, generic Sukuma - (suk)4,065
Botswanan, TswanaBotswanaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanOther Sub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - IndependentTswana - (tsn)2,100
Burkinabe, MossiBurkino FasoSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanGurIslamMossi - (mos)2,480
BurundiBurundiSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanBantu, Central-LakesChristianity - Roman CatholicFrench - (fra)17,295
Bantu, SwahiliBurundiSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanBantu, SwahiliIslamSwahili (individual language) - (swh)85,400
Caboverdian MesticoCabo VerdeSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanOther Sub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Roman CatholicKabuverdianu - (kea)45,250
Central AfricansCentral African RepublicSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanAdamawa-UbangiChristianity - ProtestantFrench - (fra)250
ChadianChadSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChadic IslamFrench - (fra)6,270
Congolese, LingalaCongoSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanBantu, Central-CongoChristianityLingala - (lin)41,065
Luba-LuluaCongoSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanBantu, Central-LubaChristianity - IndependentLuba-Lulua - (lua)5,800
Equatorial GuineansEquatorial GuineaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanBantu, Central-CongoChristianity - Roman CatholicFang (Equatorial Guinea) - (fan)350
GaboneseGabonSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanBantu, Central-CongoChristianity - Roman CatholicFrench - (fra)1,530
MandinkaGambiaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanMalinkeIslamMandinka - (mnk)2,600
EweGhanaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanGuineanEthnic ReligionsEwe - (ewe)2,100
GhanaianGhanaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanGuineanChristianity - ProtestantEnglish - (eng)116,455
GaGhanaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanGuineanEthnic ReligionsGa - (gaa)1,800

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