• PEOPLE NAME: VLAX ROMANI OF BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

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PEID: 39298

ROP: 108394

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Affinity Group: European Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples

People Cluster: Romany

Language: Vlax Romani - (rmy)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina

Also found in: Albania; Algeria; Argentina; Belgium; Brazil; Canada; Colombia; France; Germany; Italy; Kosovo; Netherlands; Norway; Pakistan; Portugal; Russia; South Africa; Sweden; United Kingdom; United States

Population: 60,000

Global Population: 1,183,600


PEID: 39298

ROP: 108394

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Vlax Romani of Bosnia and Herzegovina, numbering 60,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Romany people cluster within the Eurasian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,183,600 in 21 countries. Their primary language is Vlax Romani. The primary religion practiced by the Vlax Romani is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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