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Displaying 61-83 of 83 results.
PG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc People Cluster Primary Religion Language Total Population
MoruSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanSudanicEthnic ReligionsMoru - (mgd)6,600
MozambicanMozambiqueSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanBantu, Makua-YaoChristianity - Roman CatholicPortuguese - (por)4,800
NamibianNamibiaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanOther Sub-Saharan AfricanEthnic ReligionsEnglish - (eng)1,450
NigerianNigeriaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanHausaChristianity - ProtestantEnglish - (eng)242,205
NiloticKenyaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanNiloticChristianity - ProtestantLuo (Kenya and Tanzania) - (luo)4,300
NubianSudanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanNubianIslam - SunniSudanese Arabic - (apd)4,300
NuerSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanNiloticEthnic ReligionsNuer - (nus)27,500
PidginNigeriaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanOther Sub-Saharan AfricanChristianityNigerian Pidgin - (pcm)2,800
RwandanRwandaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanBantu, Central-Lakes Kinyarwanda - (kin)11,000
Senegalese WolofSenegalSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanAtlantic-Wolof Wolof - (wol)64,200
ShillukSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanNiloticEthnic ReligionsShilluk - (shk)14,900
Somali BantuSomaliaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanBantu, SwahiliIslam - SunniMaay - (ymm)20,000
SoninkeMaliSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanSoninkeIslamSoninke - (snk)5,300
South AfricanSouth AfricaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanOther Sub-Saharan African English - (eng)87,500
SwaziSouth AfricaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanBantu, NguniChristianity - Other / MarginalSwati - (ssw)550
TogoleseTogoSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanGuinean Ewe - (ewe)6,315
UdukSudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanNiloticIslamUduk - (udu)375
UgandanUgandaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanBantu, Makua-Yao Ganda - (lug)12,535
West AfricanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanSub-Saharan African - GenericIslamEnglish - (eng)553,000
YorubaNigeriaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanYoruba Yoruba - (yor)26,340
ZaghawaSudanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanKanuri-SaharanIslamZaghawa - (zag)250
ZambianZambiaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanBantu, Central-South English - (eng)8,325
ZimbabweanZimbabweSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanBantu, ShonaChristianityEnglish - (eng)18,925

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