• PEOPLE NAME: JEWS OF GEORGIA

Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Jews

People Cluster: Jews

Language: Eastern Yiddish - (ydd)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions - Judaism

Country: Georgia

Also found in: Azerbaijan; Canada; Germany; Hungary; Kazakhstan; Moldova; Poland; Switzerland; Turkmenistan; United States

Population: 2,800

Global Population: 488,200


PEID: 795

ROP: 104247

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Jews of Georgia, numbering 2,800, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Jews people cluster within the Jews affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 488,200 in 11 countries. Their primary language is Eastern Yiddish. The primary religion practiced by the Jews is Judaism, a religion developed among the ancient Hebrews and characterized by belief in one transcendent God who has revealed himself to Abraham, Moses, and the Hebrew prophets and by a religious life in accordance with Scriptures and rabbinic traditions.


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