• PEOPLE NAME: PALESTINIAN ARABS OF GAZA STRIP

Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Levant

Language: South Levantine Arabic - (ajp)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Gaza Strip

Also found in: Canada; Egypt; El Salvador; Eritrea; France; Guatemala; Honduras; Iraq; Israel; Jordan; Kuwait; Lebanon; Libya; Panama; Qatar; Saudi Arabia; Syria; United Arab Emirates; United States; West Bank; Yemen

Population: 2,045,000

Global Population: 11,283,100


PEID: 11686

ROP: 107785

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Palestinian Arabs of Gaza Strip, numbering 2,045,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Levant people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 11,283,100 in 22 countries. Their primary language is South Levantine Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Palestinian Arabs is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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