• PEOPLE NAME: NORTHERN KURDS OF CANADA

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PEID: 47399

ROP: 105458

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Affinity Group: Central Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Persian-Median

People Cluster: Kurd

Language: Northern Kurdish - (kmr)

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Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Canada

Also found in: Armenia; Australia; Austria; Azerbaijan; Bahrain; Belgium; France; Georgia; Germany; Iran; Italy; Jordan; Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Lebanon; Netherlands; Russia; Syria; United Kingdom; Uzbekistan

Population: 8,700

Global Population: 4,042,000


PEID: 47399

ROP: 105458

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Northern Kurds of Canada, numbering 8,700, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Kurd people cluster within the Persian-Median affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 4,042,000 in 21 countries. Their primary language is Northern Kurdish. The primary religion practiced by the Northern Kurds is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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