People Group Highlights

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Displaying 1-19 of 19 results.
PG Name Country Of Birth People Cluster Primary Religion Language Total Population
AlawiteSyriaArab, LevantIslam - Other / MarginalArabic - (ara)1
Arab, EgyptianEgyptEgyptianIslamEgyptian Arabic - (arz)630,000
Arab, IraqiIraqArab, LevantIslamIraqw - (irk)800,000
Arab, MoroccanMoroccoArab, MaghrebIslam - SunniArabic - (ara)2,600,000
Arab, PalestinianIsraelArab, LevantIslamSouth Levantine Arabic - (ajp)168,835
Arab, SyrianSyriaArab, LevantIslam - SunniNorth Levantine Arabic - (apc)428,000
Arab, TunisianTunisiaArab, MaghrebIslamArabic - (ara)973,835
ArabicArab World - GenericIslamArabic - (ara)10,420,400
AssyrianIraqAssyrian / AramaicChristianity - Other / MarginalAssyrian Neo-Aramaic - (aii)300,700
AzeriAzerbaijanAzerbaijaniIslam - ShiaAzerbaijani - (aze)10
BerberMoroccoBerber-RiffIslamMoroccan Arabic - (ary)2,905,000
EritreanEritreaEthio-SemiticIslam - SunniTigre - (tig)60,000
Ethiopian, AmharaEthiopiaEthio-SemiticChristianity - OrthodoxAmharic - (amh)70,000
Ethiopian, Tigray/Tigrinya EthiopiaEthio-SemiticChristianityTigrinya - (tir)94,000
Jew, Eastern Yiddish Speaking JewsEthnic Religions - JudaismEastern Yiddish - (ydd)1,455,900
Jew, IsraeliIsraelJewsEthnic Religions - JudaismHebrew - (heb)1,888,800
SomaliSomaliaSomaliIslamSomali - (som)373,900
TajikTajikistanKyrgyzIslam - SunniTajiki Arabic - (abh)10
YazidiIraqKurdOther Religions - ZoroastrianismArabic - (ara)737

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