Senegal

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Senegal: World Factbook, 2010[1]

Area

196,722 sq km[1]

Population

13,711,597 (July 2009 est.)[1]

Languages

French (official), Wolof, Pulaar, Jola, Mandinka[1]

Religions

Muslim 94%, Christian 5% (mostly Roman Catholic), indigenous beliefs 1%[1]

Ethnicity

Wolof 43.3%, Pular 23.8%, Serer 14.7%, Jola 3.7%, Mandinka 3%, Soninke 1.1%, European and Lebanese 1%, other 9.4%[1]

Groups Officially Associated with MWC

1 (2009)[2]</ref>

Membership in MWC Affiliated Churches

45 (2009)[2]

Senegal is a country in west Africa with a population of 1,533,964 (July 2009 est.),[1] bordering the Atlantic Ocean.[1] In 2009 there was one group officially associated with Mennonite World Conference with 45 members.[2]

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Anabaptist-Related Groups

In 2009 was one group officially associated with Mennonite World Conference with 45 members in 12 congregations in Senegal, the Gambia and Guinea-Bissau.[2]

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Citations

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 "Senegal," CIA World Factbook. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/sg.html (accessed 28 April 2010).
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "Mennonite, Brethren in Christ & Related Churches World Membership 2009," Mennonite World Conference. http://www.mwc-cmm.org/en15/files/Members%202009/World%20Membership%20summary.doc (accessed 28 April 2010).