Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Bedouin, Saharan

Language: Gulf Arabic - (afb)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Egypt

Also found in: Kuwait

Population: 1,640,000

Global Population: 1,649,200

PEID: 42688

ROP: 101195

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Gulf Bedouins of Egypt, numbering 1,640,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bedouin, Saharan people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,649,200 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Gulf Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Gulf Bedouins is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.

Bible Translations: Available

Jesus Film: Available

Gospel Recordings: Available

Radio Broadcast: Not Available