Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Arabian

Language: Shihhi Arabic - (ssh)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: United Arab Emirates

Also found in: Oman

Population: 20,000

Global Population: 37,500

PEID: 12251

ROP: 108942

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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

Overview: The Shihuh of United Arab Emirates, numbering 20,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Arabian people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 37,500 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Shihhi Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Shihuh is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.

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