Your search for 'dc_creator:( "Johannes Buabeng-Baidoo" ) OR dc_contributor:( "Johannes Buabeng-Baidoo" )' returned 1 result. Modify search

Sort Results by Relevance | Newest titles first | Oldest titles first

Gambia, The

(2,638 words)

Author(s): Johannes Buabeng-Baidoo
I. Social Facts The Republic of The Gambia has a population of about 1.74 million inhabitants, consisting of a variety of ethnic groups each maintaining its own language and traditions. The Mandika people form the largest ethnic group, followed by the Fula, Wollof, Jola, and Serahule. About 90% of the population is Muslim. The majority of the Muslim population are Sunni, constituting more than 90% of the Muslim population. The minority Muslim communities include the Ahmadiyya, the Tijani, the Bai Faal, and the Mourits Muslim communities. Christians and other religions make up the…