• PEOPLE NAME: YEMENI ARABS OF SAUDI ARABIA

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PEID: 11940

ROP: 109729

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Yemeni

Language: Ta'izzi-Adeni Arabic - (acq)

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Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Saudi Arabia

Also found in: Djibouti; Egypt; Eritrea; Ethiopia; Kuwait; Madagascar; Oman; Sudan; United Arab Emirates; United States; Yemen

Population: 228,000

Global Population: 10,563,000


PEID: 11940

ROP: 109729

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Yemeni Arabs of Saudi Arabia, numbering 228,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Yemeni people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 10,563,000 in 12 countries. Their primary language is Ta'izzi-Adeni Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Yemeni Arabs is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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