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PEID: 24542

ROP: 108397

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Affinity Group: European Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples

People Cluster: Romany

Language: Balkan Romani - (rmn)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Turkey

Also found in: Afghanistan; Bulgaria; Greece; Iran; Italy; Latvia; Moldova; North Macedonia; Serbia; Slovenia; Ukraine

Population: 77,000

Global Population: 1,650,500

PEID: 24542

ROP: 108397

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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

Overview: The Balkan Romani of Turkey, numbering 77,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Romany people cluster within the Eurasian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,650,500 in 12 countries. Their primary language is Balkan Romani. The primary religion practiced by the Balkan Romani is Sunni Islam, the largest branch of Islam. Sunni Muslims follow the teachings of the Qur'an and consider the first four caliphs to be the rightful successors of Muhammad.

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