• PEOPLE NAME: LEBANESE ARABS OF SURINAME

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PEID: 16434

ROP: 105688

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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

Country: Suriname

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

Population: 2,700

Global Population: 2,699,300


PEID: 16434

ROP: 105688

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Lebanese Arabs of Suriname, numbering 2,700, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Levant people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 2,699,300 in 16 countries. Their primary language is North Levantine Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Lebanese Arabs is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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