• PEOPLE NAME: CHECHEN OF JORDAN

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PEID: 11782

ROP: 102059

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Affinity Group: Central Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples

People Cluster: Caucasus

Language: Chechen - (che)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Jordan

Also found in: Austria; Belgium; Georgia; Germany; Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Russia; Uzbekistan

Population: 6,800

Global Population: 1,483,400


PEID: 11782

ROP: 102059

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Chechen of Jordan, numbering 6,800, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Caucasus people cluster within the Eurasian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,483,400 in 9 countries. Their primary language is Chechen. The primary religion practiced by the Chechen 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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