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PEID: 50099

ROP: 109733

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Affinity Group: Central Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Persian-Median

People Cluster: Tajik

Language: Tajik - (tgk)

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Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Russia

Also found in: Afghanistan; Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Pakistan; Tajikistan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan

Population: 800,000

Global Population: 20,300,400

PEID: 50099

ROP: 109733

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Tajiks of Russia, numbering 800,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Tajik people cluster within the Persian-Median affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 20,300,400 in 8 countries. Their primary language is Tajik. The primary religion practiced by the Tajiks is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.

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