Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Egyptian

Language: Saidi Arabic - (aec)

Alternate Name(s): Egyptian Muslim

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Egypt

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Population: 25,800,000

Global Population: 25,800,000

PEID: 11489

ROP: 108521

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Saidi Arabs of Egypt, numbering 25,800,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Egyptian people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Egypt. Their primary language is Saidi Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Saidi 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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