• PEOPLE NAME: DEAF JORDANIANS OF JORDAN

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PEID: 11786

ROP: 116608

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Affinity Group: DEAF

Affinity Bloc: Deaf Peoples

People Cluster: Deaf

Language: Jordanian Sign Language - (jos)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Jordan

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Population: 37,500

Global Population: 37,500


PEID: 11786

ROP: 116608

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Deaf Jordanians of Jordan, numbering 37,500, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Deaf people cluster within the Deaf Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Jordan. Their primary language is Jordanian Sign Language. The primary religion practiced by the Deaf Jordanians is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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