• PEOPLE NAME: GREEK CYPRIOTS OF CYPRUS

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PEID: 39296

ROP: 102344

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Affinity Group: European Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples

People Cluster: Greek

Language: Modern Greek (1453-) - (ell)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Eastern Orthodoxy

Country: Cyprus

Also found in: United States

Population: 901,000

Global Population: 954,000


PEID: 39296

ROP: 102344

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Greek Cypriots of Cyprus, numbering 901,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Greek people cluster within the Eurasian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 954,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Modern Greek (1453-). The primary religion practiced by the Greek Cypriots is Orthodox Christianity, a branch of Christianity that includes Copts, the Assyrian Church of the East, Eastern Orthodox Churches and Oriental Orthodox Churches.


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