• PEOPLE NAME: BALKAN ROMANI OF ITALY

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PEID: 312

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: Ethnoreligion

Country: Italy

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

Population: 2,500

Global Population: 1,642,000


PEID: 312

ROP: 108397

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Balkan Romani of Italy, numbering 2,500, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Romany people cluster within the Eurasian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,642,000 in 12 countries. Their primary language is Balkan Romani. The primary religion practiced by the Balkan Romani is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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