• PEOPLE NAME: ARABS OF KENYA

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PEID: 14761

ROP: 100425

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Arabian

Language: Swahili (individual language) - (swh)

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Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Kenya

Also found in: Argentina; Australia; Austria; Barbados; Brazil; Burundi; Comoros; Congo (Kinshasa); Costa Rica; Denmark; Dominica; Ecuador; Ethiopia; Ghana; Greece; India; Jamaica; Malaysia; Maldives; Malta; New Zealand; Oman; Pakistan; Rwanda; Singapore; Sri Lanka; Switzerland; Tanzania; Uganda; United Kingdom

Population: 49,500

Global Population: 2,323,295


PEID: 14761

ROP: 100425

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Arabs of Kenya, numbering 49,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Arabian people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 2,323,295 in 31 countries. Their primary language is Swahili (individual language). The primary religion practiced by the Arabs is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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