• PEOPLE NAME: MARATHI OF ISRAEL

PEID: 11752

ROP: 106317

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Marathi-Konkani

Language: Marathi - (mar)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Israel

Also found in: Canada; India; United States; Zimbabwe

Population: 10,000

Global Population: 184,800


PEID: 11752

ROP: 106317

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Marathi of Israel, numbering 10,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Marathi-Konkani people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 184,800 in 5 countries. Their primary language is Marathi. The primary religion practiced by the Marathi is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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