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PEID: 11882

ROP: 105939

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Affinity Group: Central Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Persian-Median

People Cluster: Persian

Language: Luwati - (luv)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Shia

Country: Oman

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Population: 30,000

Global Population: 30,000

PEID: 11882

ROP: 105939

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: No Evangelicals, Churches or Resources

Overview: The Luwati of Oman, numbering 30,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Persian people cluster within the Persian-Median affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Oman. Their primary language is Luwati. The primary religion practiced by the Luwati is Shia Islam, one of two major denominations of Islam. The followers of Shia Islam are called 'Shi'as' or 'Shiites'.

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