• PEOPLE NAME: ERITREAN OF SWEDEN


PEID: 50209

ROP: 110050

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Affinity Group: Northern African and Middle Eastern Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Horn of Africa

People Cluster: Ethio-Semitic

Language: Tigrinya - (tir)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Eastern Orthodoxy

Country: Sweden

Also found in: Canada; Djibouti; Eritrea; Ethiopia; Germany; Italy; Sudan

Population: 54,500

Global Population: 10,927,000


PEID: 50209

ROP: 110050

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Eritrean of Sweden, numbering 54,500, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Ethio-Semitic people cluster within the Horn of Africa affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 10,927,000 in 8 countries. Their primary language is Tigrinya. The primary religion practiced by the Eritrean is Orthodox Christianity, a branch of Christianity that includes Copts, the Assyrian Church of the East, Eastern Orthodox Churches and Oriental Orthodox Churches.


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