• PEOPLE NAME: SWISS (ALEMANNISCH) OF SWITZERLAND

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PEID: 586

ROP: 103304

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Affinity Group: European Peoples

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: 4,595,000

Global Population: 5,008,000


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 Swiss (Alemannisch) of Switzerland, numbering 4,595,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Swiss people cluster within the Eurasian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 5,008,000 in 7 countries. Their primary language is Swiss German. The primary religion practiced by the Swiss (Alemannisch) is Roman Catholicism, the world's largest Christian branch.


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