• PEOPLE NAME: UZBEK OF CHINA

Affinity Group: Central Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Turkic Peoples

People Cluster: Uzbek

Language: Northern Uzbek - (uzn)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: China

Also found in: Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Tajikistan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan

Population: 19,500

Global Population: 25,385,500


PEID: 7419

ROP: 107469

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Uzbek of China, numbering 19,500, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Uzbek people cluster within the Turkic Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 25,385,500 in 6 countries. Their primary language is Northern Uzbek. The primary religion practiced by the Uzbek is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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