• PEOPLE NAME: IRAQI ARABS OF SYRIA

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PEID: 12188

ROP: 104056

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Levant

Language: Mesopotamian Arabic - (acm)

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Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Syria

Also found in: Algeria; Belgium; Canada; France; Germany; Greece; Iraq; Italy; Jordan; Kuwait; Lebanon; Netherlands; United Arab Emirates; United States; Yemen

Population: 71,000

Global Population: 15,367,800


PEID: 12188

ROP: 104056

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Iraqi Arabs of Syria, numbering 71,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Levant people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 15,367,800 in 16 countries. Their primary language is Mesopotamian Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Iraqi Arabs is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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