Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Bedouin, Arabian

Language: Eastern Egyptian Bedawi Arabic - (avl)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Syria

Also found in: Egypt; Israel

Population: 108,000

Global Population: 1,435,000

PEID: 12178

ROP: 105735

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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

Overview: The Levantine Bedawi Arabs of Syria, numbering 108,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Bedouin, Arabian people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,435,000 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Eastern Egyptian Bedawi Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Levantine Bedawi Arabs is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.

Bible Translations: Available

Jesus Film: Not Available

Gospel Recordings: Available

Radio Broadcast: Not Available