The Fula fowk or Fulani or Fulɓe (Fula: Fulɓe; French: Peul; Hausa: Fulani; Portuguese: Fula; Wolof: Pël; Bambara: Fulaw) nummerin approximately 20 million fowk in tot are ane o the maist widely dispersed an culturally diverse o the fowks o Africae.[5]

Fulani, Fula, Fulɓe
Tot population
c. 20 million
Regions wi signeeficant populations
Nigerie, Guinea, Cameroon, Senegal, Gambie, Mali, Niger, Burkina Faso, Sudan, Chad
 Nigerie7 million[1]
 Guinea4.7 million[2]
 Mali2.8 million[3]
 Niger1.5 million[4]
Relatit ethnic groups
Hausa, Kanuri, Toucouleur


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  4. "The World Factbook". Retrieved 2015-08-15.
  5. "The Fulani peoples (also known as Fulɓe or Peuls ) live in West Africa. They are among the most widely dispersed and culturally diverse peoples in all of Africa".