Azerbaijani, Azeri Turk in Azerbaijan





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Global Prayer Digest: 2010-11-18
Global Prayer Digest: 2013-09-05
People Name General Azerbaijani, Azeri Turk
People Name in Country Azerbaijani, Azeri Turk
Population in Azerbaijan 282,000
World Population 18,550,000
Countries 6
Progress Scale 1.2
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Afshar, Shachsewenen, South Azerbaijani
Affinity Bloc Turkic Peoples
People Cluster Azerbaijani
People Name General Azerbaijani, Azeri Turk
Ethnic Code MSY41a
People ID 18859
Country Azerbaijan
Region Central Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 46  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Azerbaijani, South: Shahsavani (282,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Azerbaijani, South: Shahsavani 282,000
For Primary Language: Azerbaijani, South

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes
New Testament Yes
Complete Bible Yes   (2013)
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Azeri Scripture Resources Text / Printed Matter
Bible-in-Your-Language Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Iranian Azeri Bible Text / Printed Matter
Got Questions Ministry General
Jesus Film: view in Azerbaijani, South Film / Video
Magdalena (Jesus Film Project) Film / Video
Network of Azerbaijani Partnerships Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Islam
Religion Subdivision: Shia

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.15 %)
0.25 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
0.00 %
90.00 %
9.75 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
0.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
100.0 %
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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Map Source: Qamxan  
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