Language:  Arabic, Libyan Spoken Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

6,827,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

22

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Not Available
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Arab, Cyrenaican Libya 1,644,000 1,644,000 Islam 0.10 % 0.03 % 33
 Arab, general Italy 1,214,000 3,220,000 Islam 0.30 % 0.06 % 24
 Arab, Libyan Belgium 4,600 2,807,000 Islam 0.10 % 0.07 % 1
 Arab, Libyan Canada 3,900 2,807,000 Islam 0.20 % 0.10 % 1
 Arab, Libyan Sweden 2,100 2,807,000 Islam 1.50 % 0.30 % 1
 Arab, Libyan Egypt 356,000 2,807,000 Islam 2.50 % 0.30 % 7
 Arab, Libyan Côte d'Ivoire 18,000 2,807,000 Islam 2.60 % 0.10 % 1
 Arab, Libyan Libya 1,869,000 2,807,000 Islam 0.10 % 0.04 % 37
 Arab, Libyan Niger 11,000 2,807,000 Islam 0.50 % 0.20 % 1
 Arab, Libyan Tunisia 512,000 2,807,000 Islam 1.40 % 0.20 % 10
 Arab, Libyan United Kingdom 24,000 2,807,000 Islam 3.00 % 0.20 % 1
 Arab, Libyan United States 6,300 2,807,000 Islam 3.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Arabized Blacks Libya 121,000 1,927,000 Islam 0.50 % 0.10 % 2
 Bedouin, Fezzan Libya 208,000 208,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Bedouin, Kufra Libya 27,000 27,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bedouin, Riyah Libya 34,000 34,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bedouin, Sanusi Libya 623,000 623,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
Bedouin, Sirtican Libya 34,000 34,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Berber, Jalo Libya 48,000 48,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Berber, Jofra Libya 32,000 32,000 Islam 0.60 % 0.30 % 1
Kharga, Selima Egypt 34,000 34,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Saharawi Libya 800 641,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  22         22       143
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 
No reported people groups speaking this as secondary language
  Totals:  0         0       0

Item Code
Status
Ethnologue Code ayl
Written Yes
Bible Translation Portions

Language Alternate Names
Bedawi
Libyan Arabic
Libyan Spoken Arabic
Libyan Vernacular Arabic
Maghrebi Arabic
Sulaimitian Arabic
Western Egyptian Bedawi Arabic
Western Egyptian Bedawi Spoken Arabic

Dialects
Eastern Libyan Arabic
Libyan
Northeast Egyptian Bedawi
Southern Libyan Arabic
Tripolitanian Arabic
Western Egyptian

Dialect Alternate Names
Arabic, Libyan

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions Yes
New Testament None Reported
Complete Bible None Reported

Online / Mobile App Bibles
Not Available
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Arabic Bibles Online
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Arabic, Libyan Spoken
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)