• PEOPLE NAME: GULF ARABS OF UNITED STATES

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PEID: 47300

ROP: 100427

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Arabian

Language: Gulf Arabic - (afb)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: United States

Also found in: Bahrain; Canada; Iran; Oman; United Arab Emirates; Yemen

Population: 20,500

Global Population: 2,459,500


PEID: 47300

ROP: 100427

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Gulf Arabs of United States, numbering 20,500, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Arabian people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 2,459,500 in 7 countries. Their primary language is Gulf Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Gulf 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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