• PEOPLE NAME: SAHARAWI OF MOROCCO

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PEID: 42786

ROP: 108512

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Affinity Group: NAME

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Hassaniya

Language: Hassaniyya - (mey)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Morocco

Also found in: Algeria

Population: 258,000

Global Population: 349,500


PEID: 42786

ROP: 108512

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Saharawi of Morocco, numbering 258,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Hassaniya people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 349,500 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Hassaniyya. The primary religion practiced by the Saharawi 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.


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