People Cluster:  Persian What is a People Cluster?

Population
55,258,000
1.1% estimated
Annual Growth Rate
People Groups (Across Countries)
30
People Groups
(by Country)
83
Unreached Groups (by Country)
80
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Cluster Progress
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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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 Aimaq 2,130,000 5 5 100.0 % 2,130,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 45
Dezfuli < 100 1 1 100.0 % 10 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
Fars, Northwestern 8,900 1 1 100.0 % 8,900 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
Fars, Southwestern 112,000 1 1 100.0 % 112,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 2
Farsiwan 5,700 1 1 100.0 % 5,700 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
Gabri, Dari 15,000 1 1 100.0 % 15,000 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Galeshi 2,100 1 1 100.0 % 2,100 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
Gazi 9,100 1 1 100.0 % 9,100 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Gilaki 2,949,000 1 1 100.0 % 2,949,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 59
 Hazara 4,805,000 8 8 100.0 % 4,805,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 99
Khunsari 27,000 1 1 100.0 % 27,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
Larestani 120,000 1 1 100.0 % 120,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 2
Lasgerdi 1,200 1 1 100.0 % 1,200 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Luwathiya 45,000 1 1 100.0 % 45,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Mazanderani 2,449,000 1 1 100.0 % 2,449,000 100.0 %    Islam 1.2% 1.1% 49
 Mussulman Tat 37,000 3 3 100.0 % 37,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.9% 0.8% 3
Natanzi 9,000 1 1 100.0 % 9,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
Nayini 9,000 1 1 100.0 % 9,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
Pahlavani 3,800 1 1 100.0 % 3,800 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Parachi 8,200 1 1 100.0 % 8,200 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Persian 42,338,000 42 39 92.9 % 42,049,000 99.3 %    Islam 2.5% 0.4% 859
Sangisari 43,000 1 1 100.0 % 43,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
Semnani 70,000 1 1 100.0 % 70,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
Shahmirzadi 1,000 1 1 100.0 % 1,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
Sivandi 9,100 1 1 100.0 % 9,100 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
Soi 9,000 1 1 100.0 % 9,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
Sorkhei 12,000 1 1 100.0 % 12,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Vafsi 22,000 1 1 100.0 % 22,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
Warduji 8,200 1 1 100.0 % 8,200 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
Totals: 30 Peoples (across countries) 55,258,000 83 80 96.4 % 54,969,000 99.5 %    Islam 1.9% 0.4% 1,139 
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