• PEOPLE NAME: JORDANIAN ARABS OF UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

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PEID: 42883

ROP: 104301

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Levant

Language: South Levantine Arabic - (ajp)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: United Arab Emirates

Also found in: Canada; France; Germany; Jordan; Kuwait; Oman; Saudi Arabia; Syria; United States

Population: 177,000

Global Population: 4,518,500


PEID: 42883

ROP: 104301

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Jordanian Arabs of United Arab Emirates, numbering 177,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Levant people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 4,518,500 in 10 countries. Their primary language is South Levantine Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Jordanian Arabs 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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