• PEOPLE NAME: SYRO-LEBANESE ARABS OF AUSTRALIA

Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Levant

Language: Gulf Arabic - (afb)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholic

Country: Australia

Also found in: British Virgin Islands; Cote d’Ivoire; Curacao; Egypt; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Haiti; Portugal; Sweden; Tunisia; Turkey

Population: 176,000

Global Population: 2,697,175


PEID: 20267

ROP: 109667

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 5% or Greater but Less than 10% Evangelical


Overview: The Syro-Lebanese Arabs of Australia, numbering 176,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Levant people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 2,697,175 in 12 countries. Their primary language is Gulf Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Syro-Lebanese Arabs is Roman Catholicism, the world's largest Christian branch.


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