• PEOPLE NAME: LEVANTINE ARABS OF PORTUGAL

Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Levant

Language: Standard Arabic - (arb)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Portugal

Also found in: Australia; British Virgin Islands; Cote d’Ivoire; Curacao; Egypt; France; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Haiti; Sweden; Tunisia; Turkey

Population: 21,000

Global Population: 2,836,610


PEID: 489

ROP: 109667

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Levantine Arabs of Portugal, numbering 21,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Levant people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 2,836,610 in 13 countries. Their primary language is Standard Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Levantine Arabs is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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