• PEOPLE NAME: ARHAGAR GYPSIES OF PAKISTAN

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PEID: 6322

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: Islam

Country: Pakistan

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

Population: 22,500

Global Population: 1,006,700


PEID: 6322

ROP: 108394

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Arhagar Gypsies of Pakistan, numbering 22,500, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Romany people cluster within the Eurasian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,006,700 in 21 countries. Their primary language is Vlax Romani. The primary religion practiced by the Arhagar Gypsies is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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