• PEOPLE NAME: ALGERIAN ARABS OF CANADA

Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Maghreb

Language: Algerian Arabic - (arq)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Canada

Also found in: Algeria; Belgium; Burkina Faso; France; Italy; Spain; Tunisia; United States

Population: 35,500

Global Population: 29,917,600


PEID: 47408

ROP: 100226

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Algerian Arabs of Canada, numbering 35,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Maghreb people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 29,917,600 in 9 countries. Their primary language is Algerian Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Algerian Arabs 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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