• PEOPLE NAME: ASBEN TUAREG OF NIGER

Affinity Group: NAME

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Tuareg

Language: Tayart Tamajeq - (thz)

Alternate Name(s): Kel Air

Primary Religion: Islam - Other / Marginal

Country: Niger

Also found in:

Population: 153,000

Global Population: 153,000


PEID: 13593

ROP: 100549

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Asben Tuareg of Niger, numbering 153,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Tuareg people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Niger. Their primary language is Tayart Tamajeq. The primary religion practiced by the Asben Tuareg is Other Islamic, which includes a number of sects that emerged out of Islam such as Ibadhi, Ahmadi, Alevi, Yazidi, and Khariji.


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