• PEOPLE NAME: YIDDISH OF UNITED STATES

Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Jews

People Cluster: Jews

Language: Eastern Yiddish - (ydd)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions - Judaism

Country: United States

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

Population: 230,000

Global Population: 488,200


PEID: 47229

ROP: 104247

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Yiddish of United States, numbering 230,000, are Engaged yet 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 Yiddish 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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