• PEOPLE NAME: MOROCCAN ARABS OF PORTUGAL

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PEID: 491

ROP: 106804

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Maghreb

Language: Moroccan Arabic - (ary)

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Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Portugal

Also found in: Algeria; Belgium; Canada; France; Germany; Gibraltar; Italy; Libya; Morocco; Spain; United Kingdom; United States

Population: 6,300

Global Population: 25,658,500


PEID: 491

ROP: 106804

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Moroccan Arabs of Portugal, numbering 6,300, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Maghreb people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 25,658,500 in 13 countries. Their primary language is Moroccan Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Moroccan Arabs is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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