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Albanian in Turkey

Albanian

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
73,000 Albanian, Gheg Islam 30.00 % 0.55 %   

Albanian in Turkey

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Country: Turkey
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, Central
Persecution Rank:26 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Location in Country:Edirne, Istanbul, Kirklareli, and Tekirdag provinces; center is Arnavut; otherwise scattered throughout western Turkey.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Albanian
People Name General: Albanian
Alternate People Names:
Albanian Chamurian
GhegGheg Speaking
KosovarScutari
ROP3 Code: 103338
Joshua Project People ID: 11880
Indigenous: No
Population in Country: 73,000
Population all Countries: 5,150,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples
People Cluster: Albanian
People Name General: Albanian
Ethnic Code: CEW13
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Albanian, Gheg
Language Code (ISO): aln    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Albanian, Tosk (Unknown)
Total Languages: 2
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity30.00 %(Evangelical: 0.55 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam63.00 % 
Non-Religious7.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent1.00 %
Protestant1.00 %
Orthodox55.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic43.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have only a very small representation among all who claim to be Christians.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 1   Less than 2% Evangelical. Some evangelical resources available, but no active church planting within past 2 years
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1866-1978
New Testament:
1869-1990
Complete Bible: 2011
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
 World Bible Finder
 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsOnline Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoFather's Love Letter
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Albanian, Gheg
GeneralBible Visuals
GeneralFour Spiritual Laws
GeneralGod's Simple Plan
GeneralGot Questions Ministry
Text / Printed MatterBible: Albanian Bible
Text / Printed MatterBible: Comic Book Version (SuperBible)
Text / Printed MatterBible: Interconfessional New Testament
Text / Printed MatterCartoon Gospel tract
Text / Printed MatterJesus Messiah comic book
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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Albanian in Turkey

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