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PEID: 11792

ROP: 100427

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Arabian

Language: Gulf Arabic - (afb)

Alternate Name(s): Kuwaiti Arabs, Arab, Gulf

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Kuwait

Also found in: Canada; Iran; Oman; Qatar; Saudi Arabia; United Arab Emirates; United States; Yemen

Population: 1,225,000

Global Population: 5,470,500

PEID: 11792

ROP: 100427

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Kuwaiti Sunni Arabs of Kuwait, numbering 1,225,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Arabian people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 5,470,500 in 9 countries. Their primary language is Gulf Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Kuwaiti Sunni Arabs 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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