• PEOPLE NAME: PALESTINIAN ARABS OF JORDAN

Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Levant

Language: North Levantine Arabic - (apc)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Jordan

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

Population: 2,160,000

Global Population: 11,270,400


PEID: 11788

ROP: 107785

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Palestinian Arabs of Jordan, numbering 2,160,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Levant people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 11,270,400 in 22 countries. Their primary language is North Levantine Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Palestinian Arabs is Sunni Islam, the largest branch of Islam. Sunni Muslims follow the teachings of the Qur'an and consider the first four caliphs to be the rightful successors of Muhammad.


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