SUDAN

Sudan

The tribes can be categorized in eight main groups:

  • 39% claims an Arab descent
  • 30% are of African origin
  • 12% are Beja
  • 15% are Nubian
  • and 4% other

Sudanese Arab (approximately 70%), Fur, Beja, Nuba, Ingessana, Uduk, Fallata, Masalit, Dajo, Gimir, Tunjur, Berti; there are over 500 ethnic groups

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