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PEID: 11307

ROP: 109930

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Affinity Group: ASAP

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Telugu

Language: Telugu - (tel)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Bahrain

Also found in: Bangladesh; Canada; Kuwait; Malaysia; Myanmar; Singapore; Sri Lanka; United Arab Emirates; United States

Population: 30,000

Global Population: 875,950

PEID: 11307

ROP: 109930

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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

Overview: The Telugu of Bahrain, numbering 30,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Telugu people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 875,950 in 10 countries. Their primary language is Telugu. The primary religion practiced by the Telugu is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.

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