• PEOPLE NAME: NUBIAN OF UNITED STATES

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PEID: 46706

ROP: 102707

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Nubian

Language: Sudanese Arabic - (apd)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: United States

Also found in: Egypt; Sudan

Population: 4,800

Global Population: 134,300


PEID: 46706

ROP: 102707

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Nubian of United States, numbering 4,800, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Nubian people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 134,300 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Sudanese Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Nubian 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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