• PEOPLE NAME: LEVANTINE ARABS OF SWEDEN

Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Arab, Levant

Language: North Levantine Arabic - (apc)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Sweden

Also found in: Australia; British Virgin Islands; Cote d’Ivoire; Curacao; Egypt; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Haiti; Portugal; Tunisia; Turkey

Population: 373,000

Global Population: 2,434,550


PEID: 573

ROP: 109667

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Levantine Arabs of Sweden, numbering 373,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Arab, Levant people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 2,434,550 in 12 countries. Their primary language is North Levantine Arabic. The primary religion practiced by the Levantine 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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