Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Arab World

People Cluster: Tuareg

Language: Tahaggart Tamahaq - (thv)

Alternate Name(s): Ajjer, Hoggar, Tamahaq

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Algeria

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Population: 74,000

Global Population: 74,000

PEID: 11278

ROP: 113931

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Ajjer Tuareg of Algeria, numbering 74,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Tuareg people cluster within the Arab World affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Algeria. Their primary language is Tahaggart Tamahaq. The primary religion practiced by the Ajjer Tuareg 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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