• PEOPLE NAME: EGYPTIAN ARABS OF IRAQ

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PEID: 11708

ROP: 102879

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Egyptian

Language: Egyptian Arabic - (arz)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Iraq

Also found in: Algeria; Australia; Belgium; Canada; Egypt; France; Germany; Israel; Italy; Jordan; Kuwait; Libya; Oman; Qatar; Saudi Arabia; Spain; Sudan; United Arab Emirates; United Kingdom; United States; Yemen

Population: 20,000

Global Population: 52,718,900


PEID: 11708

ROP: 102879

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity


Overview: The Egyptian Arabs of Iraq, numbering 20,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Egyptian people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 52,718,900 in 22 countries. Their primary language is Egyptian Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Egyptian Arabs is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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