• PEOPLE NAME: ARABS OF SOUTH AFRICA

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PEID: 15486

ROP: 105688

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Levant

Language: Standard Arabic - (arb)

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Primary Religion: Islam

Country: South Africa

Also found in: Canada; Congo (Brazzaville); Dominican Republic; France; French Guiana; Kuwait; Lebanon; Netherlands; Panama; Qatar; Saudi Arabia; Suriname; United Arab Emirates; United States; Venezuela

Population: 5,000

Global Population: 2,383,400


PEID: 15486

ROP: 105688

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Arabs of South Africa, numbering 5,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Levant people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 2,383,400 in 16 countries. Their primary language is Standard Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Arabs is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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