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PEID: 42782

ROP: 104134

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Berber-Shilha

Language: Hassaniyya - (mey)

Alternate Name(s): Aita

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Morocco

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Population: 19,000

Global Population: 19,000

PEID: 42782

ROP: 104134

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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

Overview: The Izarguien of Morocco, numbering 19,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Berber-Shilha people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Morocco. Their primary language is Hassaniyya. The primary religion practiced by the Izarguien is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.

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