People Cluster:  Kurd What is a People Cluster?

Population
37,590,000
1.6% estimated
Annual Growth Rate
People Groups (Across Countries)
13
People Groups
(by Country)
63
Unreached Groups (by Country)
63
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Photo People Group Global
Population
Peoples
by Country
Unreached
by Country
% Unreached
Peoples
Popl in
Unreached
% Popl in
Unreached
Progress
Scale
Primary
Religion
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
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 Bajelani 70,000 1 1 100.0 % 70,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.2 % 0.0 % 1
Gurani, Hawrami 392,000 2 2 100.0 % 392,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0 % 0.0 % 8
Gurani, Sarli 22,000 1 1 100.0 % 22,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.3 % 0.1 % 1
 Herki 108,000 3 3 100.0 % 108,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.1 % 0.0 % 3
 Kurd, Central 8,242,000 5 5 100.0 % 8,242,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.1 % 0.1 % 167
 Kurd, Kurmanji 15,960,000 33 33 100.0 % 15,960,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.1 % 0.0 % 337
 Kurd, Southern 3,407,000 1 1 100.0 % 3,407,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.1 % 0.0 % 68
 Kurd, Turkish-speaking 6,354,000 1 1 100.0 % 6,354,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0 % 0.0 % 127
 Shabak 256,000 1 1 100.0 % 256,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0 % 0.0 % 5
 Shikaki 55,000 2 2 100.0 % 55,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0 % 0.0 % 2
 Yazidi 737,000 10 10 100.0 % 737,000 100.0 %    Ethnic Religions 0.1 % 0.1 % 20
 Zaza-Alevi 233,000 2 2 100.0 % 233,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0 % 0.0 % 5
 Zaza-Dimli 1,754,000 1 1 100.0 % 1,754,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0 % 0.0 % 35
Totals: 13 Peoples (across countries) 37,590,000 63 63 100.0 % 37,590,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.1% 0.0% 779 
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