• PEOPLE NAME: AZERI OF GERMANY

Affinity Group: Central Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Turkic Peoples

People Cluster: Azerbaijani

Language: North Azerbaijani - (azj)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Germany

Also found in: Azerbaijan; Canada; Georgia; Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Netherlands; Turkey; Turkmenistan; United States; Uzbekistan

Population: 15,000

Global Population: 7,907,500


PEID: 42452

ROP: 100675

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Azeri of Germany, numbering 15,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Azerbaijani people cluster within the Turkic Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 7,907,500 in 11 countries. Their primary language is North Azerbaijani. The primary religion practiced by the Azeri 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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