• PEOPLE NAME: KOREANS OF IRAN

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PEID: 24174

ROP: 105225

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Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: East Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Korean

Language: Korean - (kor)

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Primary Religion: Non-Religious - Atheism

Country: Iran

Also found in: Argentina; Australia; Brazil; Canada; China; Dominican Republic; France; Germany; Guatemala; Honduras; Japan; Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Madagascar; Mongolia; Mozambique; Netherlands; New Zealand; North Korea; Panama; Paraguay; Russia; Singapore; South Korea; Spain; Taiwan; Thailand; Turkmenistan; United Kingdom; United States; Uzbekistan

Population: 16,000

Global Population: 84,179,800


PEID: 24174

ROP: 105225

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 5% or Greater but Less than 10% Evangelical


Overview: The Koreans of Iran, numbering 16,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Korean people cluster within the East Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 84,179,800 in 32 countries. Their primary language is Korean. The primary religion practiced by the Koreans is atheism, which is best described as the rejection of belief that any deities exist.


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