• PEOPLE NAME: ANTSUKH AVAR OF RUSSIA


PEID: 48684

ROP: 116312

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Affinity Group: Central Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples

People Cluster: Caucasus

Language: Avaric - (ava)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Russia

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Population: 50,000

Global Population: 50,000


PEID: 48684

ROP: 116312

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Antsukh Avar of Russia, numbering 50,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Caucasus people cluster within the Eurasian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Russia. Their primary language is Avaric. The primary religion practiced by the Antsukh Avar 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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