• PEOPLE NAME: ARMENIANS OF IRAN

Affinity Group: European Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples

People Cluster: Armenian

Language: Armenian - (hye)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Christianity - Orthodox

Country: Iran

Also found in: Argentina; Armenia; Australia; Azerbaijan; Belgium; Bulgaria; Canada; France; Georgia; Germany; Greece; Iraq; Italy; Kazakhstan; Lebanon; Netherlands; Russia; Syria; Tajikistan; Turkey; Turkmenistan; Ukraine; United Kingdom; United States; Uzbekistan

Population: 102,000

Global Population: 7,138,200


PEID: 24130

ROP: 100516

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Armenians of Iran, numbering 102,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Armenian people cluster within the Eurasian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 7,138,200 in 26 countries. Their primary language is Armenian. The primary religion practiced by the Armenians is Orthodox Christianity.


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