• PEOPLE NAME: ARBERESHE OF ITALY

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PEID: 310

ROP: 100480

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Affinity Group: European Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples

People Cluster: Albanian

Language: Arbëreshë Albanian - (aae)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholicism

Country: Italy

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Population: 105,000

Global Population: 105,000


PEID: 310

ROP: 100480

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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


Overview: The Arbereshe of Italy, numbering 105,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Albanian people cluster within the Eurasian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Italy. Their primary language is Arbëreshë Albanian. The primary religion practiced by the Arbereshe is Roman Catholicism, the largest branch of the Christian church and one of the oldest religious institutions in the world. Roman Catholicism teaches that it is the one true Churches founded by Jesus Christ and that its bishops are the successors of Christ.


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