• PEOPLE NAME: DEAF BULGARIANS OF BULGARIA

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PEID: 47718

ROP: 116604

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Affinity Group: Deaf Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Deaf Peoples

People Cluster: Deaf

Language: Bulgarian Sign Language - (bqn)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Bulgaria

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Population: 70,000

Global Population: 70,000


PEID: 47718

ROP: 116604

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: No Evangelicals, Churches or Resources


Overview: The Deaf Bulgarians of Bulgaria, numbering 70,000, 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 Bulgaria. Their primary language is Bulgarian Sign Language. The primary religion practiced by the Deaf Bulgarians is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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