• PEOPLE NAME: PALESTINIAN ARABS OF UNITED STATES

Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Levant

Language: South Levantine Arabic - (ajp)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: United States

Also found in: Canada; Egypt; El Salvador; Eritrea; France; Guatemala; Honduras; Iraq; Israel; Jordan; Kuwait; Lebanon; Libya; Palestine; Panama; Qatar; Saudi Arabia; Syria; United Arab Emirates; Yemen

Population: 129,000

Global Population: 12,271,900


PEID: 43586

ROP: 107785

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Palestinian Arabs of United States, numbering 129,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Levant people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 12,271,900 in 21 countries. Their primary language is South Levantine Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Palestinian 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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