Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Berber, Riff

Language: Central Atlas Tamazight - (tzm)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Netherlands

Also found in: France; Morocco

Population: 166,000

Global Population: 2,515,000

PEID: 396

ROP: 101275

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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

Overview: The Berber of Netherlands, numbering 166,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Berber, Riff people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 2,515,000 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Central Atlas Tamazight. The primary religion practiced by the Berber 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.

Bible Translations: Available

Jesus Film: Available

Gospel Recordings: Available

Radio Broadcast: Not Available