Affinity Group: CAP

Affinity Bloc: Persian-Median

People Cluster: Kurd

Language: Central Kurdish - (ckb)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: United States

Also found in: Iran; Iraq; Jordan; Turkmenistan

Population: 13,500

Global Population: 8,694,000

PEID: 43313

ROP: 101922

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Central Kurds of United States, numbering 13,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Kurd people cluster within the Persian-Median affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 8,694,000 in 5 countries. Their primary language is Central Kurdish. The primary religion practiced by the Central Kurds 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