• PEOPLE NAME: ALBANIANS OF MONTENEGRO

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PEID: 48717

ROP: 103338

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Affinity Group: European Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples

People Cluster: Albanian

Language: Gheg Albanian - (aln)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Folk Islam

Country: Montenegro

Also found in: Albania; Austria; Kosovo; North Macedonia; Turkey; United States

Population: 33,000

Global Population: 5,137,500


PEID: 48717

ROP: 103338

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Albanians of Montenegro, numbering 33,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Albanian people cluster within the Eurasian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 5,137,500 in 7 countries. Their primary language is Gheg Albanian. The primary religion practiced by the Albanians is Folk Islam, a syncretistic belief system that blends traditional elements of Islam with superstitious practices such as warding off spirits with incantations and magic amulets, and reciting verses of the Qur'an to bring about miraculous healings.


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