PEID: 48043

ROP: 104022

Download Prayer Card

Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Other South Asian

Language: Urdu - (urd)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Mauritius

Also found in: Kenya; South Africa

Population: 113,000

Global Population: 174,050

PEID: 48043

ROP: 104022

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Muslim Indo-Mauritian of Mauritius, numbering 113,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Other South Asian people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 174,050 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Urdu. The primary religion practiced by the Muslim Indo-Mauritian 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.

Bible Translations: Available

Jesus Film: Available

Gospel Recordings: Available

Radio Broadcast: Not Available