• PEOPLE NAME: HOBYOT OF YEMEN

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PEID: 12278

ROP: 103851

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Arabian

Language: Hobyót - (hoh)

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Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Yemen

Also found in: Oman

Population: 100

Global Population: 250


PEID: 12278

ROP: 103851

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Hobyot of Yemen, numbering 100, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Arabian people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 250 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Hobyót. The primary religion practiced by the Hobyot is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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