PEID: 46985

ROP: 116570

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Affinity Group: Deaf Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Deaf Peoples

People Cluster: Deaf

Language: Russian Sign Language - (rsl)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Kazakhstan

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Population: 178,000

Global Population: 178,000

PEID: 46985

ROP: 116570

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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

Overview: The Deaf Kazakhstanis of Kazakhstan, numbering 178,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Deaf people cluster within the Deaf Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Kazakhstan. Their primary language is Russian Sign Language. The primary religion practiced by the Deaf Kazakhstanis 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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Radio Broadcast: Not Available