Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Horn of Africa

People Cluster: Ethio-Semitic

Language: Tigrinya - (tir)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Netherlands

Also found in: Eritrea; United Kingdom; United States

Population: 5,200

Global Population: 2,005,700

PEID: 406

ROP: 110051

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Eritrean of Netherlands, numbering 5,200, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Ethio-Semitic people cluster within the Horn of Africa affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 2,005,700 in 4 countries. Their primary language is Tigrinya. The primary religion practiced by the Eritrean is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.

Bible Translations: Available

Jesus Film: Available

Gospel Recordings: Available

Radio Broadcast: Not Available