• PEOPLE NAME: ISMAILI MUSLIMS OF KENYA

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PEID: 48149

ROP: 112775

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Gujarati

Language: Gujarati - (guj)

Alternate Name(s): Aga Khan, Lohana

Primary Religion: Islam - Shia

Country: Kenya

Also found in: India

Population: 28,000

Global Population: 859,000


PEID: 48149

ROP: 112775

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Ismaili Muslims of Kenya, numbering 28,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Gujarati people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 859,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Gujarati. The primary religion practiced by the Ismaili Muslims is Shia Islam, one of two major denominations of Islam. The followers of Shia Islam are called 'Shi'as' or 'Shiites'.


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