Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Tuareg

Language: Tahaggart Tamahaq - (thv)

Alternate Name(s): Ajjer, Hoggar, Tamahaq

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Algeria

Also found in: Libya; Niger

Population: 42,000

Global Population: 84,000

PEID: 11278

ROP: 110233

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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

Overview: The Tuareg of Algeria, numbering 42,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Tuareg people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 84,000 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Tahaggart Tamahaq. The primary religion practiced by the Tuareg is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.

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