• PEOPLE NAME: ALEMANNISCH-SPEAKING SWISS OF SWITZERLAND

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PEID: 586

ROP: 103304

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Affinity Group: EURO

Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples

People Cluster: Swiss

Language: Swiss German - (gsw)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholic

Country: Switzerland

Also found in: Austria; France; Germany; Liechtenstein; Sweden; United Kingdom

Population: 4,615,000

Global Population: 5,028,000


PEID: 586

ROP: 103304

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Dispersed CP Activity


Overview: The Alemannisch-speaking Swiss of Switzerland, numbering 4,615,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Swiss people cluster within the Eurasian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 5,028,000 in 7 countries. Their primary language is Swiss German. The primary religion practiced by the Alemannisch-speaking Swiss is Roman Catholicism, the world's largest Christian branch.


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