Language:  Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken

Population of Groups Speaking

19,317,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

31

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Arab Sri Lanka 5,200 704,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Arab India 2,600 704,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Arab Pakistan 4,800 704,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Arab Philippines 33,000 704,000 Islam 2.00 % 0.20 % 1
 Arab, general Australia 70,000 3,273,000 Islam 0.50 % 0.30 % 1
 Arab, Iranian Iran 1,460,000 1,460,000 Islam 0.30 % 0.29 % 29
 Arab, Iraqi United Arab Emirates 51,000 17,695,000 Islam 0.80 % 0.20 % 1
 Arab, Iraqi Australia 70,000 17,695,000 Islam 4.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Arab, Iraqi Belgium 21,000 17,695,000 Islam 2.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Arab, Iraqi France 33,000 17,695,000 Islam 2.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Arab, Iraqi Algeria 4,700 17,695,000 Islam 0.70 % 0.70 % 1
 Arab, Iraqi Canada 72,000 17,695,000 Christianity 65.00 % 2.00 % -
 Arab, Iraqi Cyprus 2,000 17,695,000 Islam 0.50 % 0.20 % 1
 Arab, Iraqi Denmark 34,000 17,695,000 Islam 1.00 % 0.20 % 1
 Arab, Iraqi Finland 16,000 17,695,000 Islam 3.00 % 0.20 % 1
 Arab, Iraqi Germany 310,000 17,695,000 Islam 1.00 % 0.30 % 6
 Arab, Iraqi Italy 2,200 17,695,000 Islam 2.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Arab, Iraqi New Zealand 2,700 17,695,000 Islam 3.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Arab, Iraqi Spain 900 17,695,000 Islam 5.00 % 1.50 % 1
 Arab, Iraqi Iraq 16,427,000 17,695,000 Islam 0.50 % 0.20 % 329
 Arab, Iraqi Kuwait 19,000 17,695,000 Islam 5.00 % 0.20 % 1
 Arab, Iraqi Lebanon 26,000 17,695,000 Islam 1.60 % 0.20 % 1
 Arab, Iraqi Netherlands 66,000 17,695,000 Islam 1.60 % 0.20 % 1
 Arab, Iraqi Norway 35,000 17,695,000 Islam 12.00 % 0.50 % -
 Arab, Iraqi Sweden 94,000 17,695,000 Islam 1.00 % 0.30 % 2
 Arab, Iraqi United Kingdom 72,000 17,695,000 Islam 3.00 % 0.20 % 1
 Arab, Iraqi Syria 57,000 17,695,000 Islam 1.00 % 0.60 % 1
 Arab, Iraqi Turkey 113,000 17,695,000 Islam 0.50 % 0.20 % 2
 Arab, Iraqi United States 127,000 17,695,000 Christianity 66.00 % 2.00 % -
 Arab, Iraqi Yemen 39,000 17,695,000 Islam 2.00 % 0.20 % 1
 Arab, Marsh Iraq 46,000 46,000 Islam 0.40 % 0.20 % 1
  Totals:  31           28     391
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Aka India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 26.74 % -
 Anal India 23,000 23,000 Christianity 98.17 % -
 Angami India 158,000 158,000 Christianity 98.67 % -
 Baiga India 573,000 576,000 Hinduism 0.22 % 11
 Bhotia India 114,000 114,000 Buddhism 4.90 % 2
 Bhotia Sikkim India 84,000 90,000 Buddhism 4.44 % 2
 Bhumij India 1,124,000 1,154,000 Hinduism 1.02 % 22
Byari (Beary) India 456,000 456,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Chang India 65,000 65,000 Christianity 98.94 % -
 Chero India 159,000 164,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 3
 Chiru India 9,200 9,200 Christianity 98.36 % -
 Gond India 14,356,000 14,362,000 Hinduism 0.92 % 287
 Halba India 733,000 733,000 Hinduism 0.30 % 15
Kachari Sonwal India 280,000 281,000 Hinduism 2.68 % 6
 Khiamniungan India 62,000 73,000 Christianity 99.29 % -
 Kisan India 1,630,000 1,636,000 Hinduism 1.67 % 33
 Korwa India 450,000 453,000 Hinduism 1.09 % 9
 Lotha India 179,000 179,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
 Mahli India 409,000 441,000 Hinduism 2.23 % 8
 Mandaean Iran 24,000 69,000 Other / Small 2.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mandaean, Sabean Iraq 32,000 69,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Maring India 27,000 27,000 Christianity 97.88 % -
Mizo Lushai India 567,000 569,000 Christianity 98.84 % -
 Moghal India 1,753,000 2,900,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 35
 Munda India 3,692,000 3,748,000 Hinduism 19.40 % -
 Oraon India 4,487,000 4,641,000 Hinduism 26.48 % -
 Pashtun, Pathan India 11,482,000 11,695,000 Islam 0.00 % 230
 Pnar India 264,000 282,000 Christianity 68.86 % -
 Santal (Sawntal) India 7,639,000 7,898,000 Hinduism 5.77 % -
 Sayyid India 7,866,000 14,530,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 157
 Sayyid Pakistan 5,354,000 14,530,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 107
 Shaikh India 85,886,000 223,464,000 Islam 0.00 % 1718
 Shaikh Pakistan 10,559,000 223,464,000 Islam 0.00 % 211
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) India 3,203,000 4,349,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 64
 Varli India 1,248,000 1,253,000 Hinduism 1.42 % 25
  Totals:  35           22     2,956

Language Alternate Names
Arabi
Arabic
Arabic, Iraqi Baghdadi
Baghdadi
Furati
Iraqi Arabic
Mesopotamian Gelet Arabic
Mesopotamian Qeltu Arabic
North Syrian Arabic

Dialects
Anatolian Cluster
Baghdadi
Euphrates Cluster
Khuzestan
Khuzistani Arabic
Syrian Šāwi

Dialect Alternate Names
'Arabi
Arabic, Iraqi
Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken
Arabic, Mesopotamian: Baghdadi
Arabic, Mesopotamian: Khuzestan
Arabic: Baghdadi
Baghdadi Arabic


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