Welsh in Ireland

Population

8,900

Christian

58.0%

Evangelical

6.0%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


Profile Source: Anonymous


Introduction / History

The Welsh are a people of Celtic origin having many unique cultural practices, including the carving of 'love spoons' and the playing of the Celtic harp. They are very fond of their national sport -- Rugby football.


Where are they Located?

Most live in Wales, UK. with a small diaspora in Patagonia, Argentina an other countries.


What are Their Lives Like?

The lives of the welsh are generally more impoverished than those of their English cousins. However, strong national identity prevents them slipping into destitution.


What are Their Beliefs?

Once a proud Evangelical nation, they have in recent times lost their faith to the wave of commercialism that has over taken many "Western" countries.




Profile Source: Anonymous

People Name General Welsh
People Name in Country Welsh
Population in Ireland 8,900
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Cymraeg, Kala, Welsh Gypsy
Affinity Bloc Eurasian Peoples
People Cluster Anglo-Celt
People Name General Welsh
Ethnic Code CEW18d
Country Ireland
Continent Europe
Region Western Europe
10/40 Window No

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Welsh 8,900
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Welsh 8,900
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Fathers Love Letter
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Welsh
General Got Questions Ministry
Scripture EasyBibles
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Largest Religion Christianity
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
58%    ( Evangelical  6% )
Ethnic Religions
0.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
42.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
43.00%
Independent
2.00%
Protestant
30.00%
Orthodox
2.00%
Other Christian
8.00%
Roman Catholic
15.00%
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