• PEOPLE NAME: KAZAKH OF IRAN

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PEID: 24169

ROP: 104791

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Affinity Group: Central Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Turkic Peoples

People Cluster: Kazakh

Language: Kazakh - (kaz)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Iran

Also found in: Canada; China; Germany; Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Mongolia; Russia; Turkey; Turkmenistan; United States; Uzbekistan

Population: 6,000

Global Population: 14,457,000


PEID: 24169

ROP: 104791

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Kazakh of Iran, numbering 6,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Kazakh people cluster within the Turkic Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 14,457,000 in 12 countries. Their primary language is Kazakh. The primary religion practiced by the Kazakh is Sunni Islam, the largest branch of Islam. Sunni Muslims follow the teachings of the Qur'an and consider the first four caliphs to be the rightful successors of Muhammad.


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