Tuareg, Hoggar in Libya






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Global Prayer Digest: 2011-12-30
People Name General Tuareg, Tamastairt
People Name in Country Tuareg, Hoggar
Population in Libya 19,000
World Population 95,000
Countries 3
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Unengaged or Unknown Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Ahaggaren, Gadames, Ghat, Tamastairt, Tuareg
Affinity Bloc Arab World
People Cluster Tuareg
People Name General Tuareg, Tamastairt
Ethnic Code CMT32h
People ID 15608
Country Libya
Region Middle East and North Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 13  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Hoggar in south Hoggar (Ajjer) Mountain area, Tamanrasset area; south into Niger; Ghat is southeast, Ganet and west Libya oases, Ghat area.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Tamahaq, Tahaggart (19,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Tamahaq, Tahaggart 19,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1948-1965)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
None reported  

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
0.00 %
100.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %
Photo Source: COMIBAM / Sepal  
Map Source: Bethany World Prayer Center  
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