• PEOPLE NAME: SYRIAN ARABS OF SURINAME

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PEID: 16439

ROP: 109662

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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; France; Germany; Greece; Guadeloupe; Iraq; Jordan; Kuwait; Lebanon; Martinique; Netherlands; Qatar; Saint Vincent and the Grenadines; Saudi Arabia; Sudan; Syria; Turkey; United Arab Emirates; United States

Population: 500

Global Population: 16,211,190


PEID: 16439

ROP: 109662

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Syrian Arabs of Suriname, numbering 500, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Levant people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 16,211,190 in 20 countries. Their primary language is North Levantine Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Syrian Arabs is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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