Language:  Persian, Iranian Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

40,544,000

People Group's Primary Language

42

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Persian Azerbaijan 1,400 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Persian Bangladesh 900 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Persian India 9,100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Persian Pakistan 22,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Persian Qatar 225,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Persian Germany 96,000 Islam 0.50 % 0.05 %
 Persian Greece 1,200 Islam 0.50 % 0.10 %
 Persian Turkey 656,000 Islam 0.30 % 0.10 %
 Persian Afghanistan 588,000 Islam 0.12 % 0.10 %
 Persian Austria 17,000 Islam 1.00 % 0.20 %
 Persian Denmark 14,000 Islam 2.00 % 0.20 %
 Persian Finland 2,900 Islam 2.00 % 0.20 %
 Persian Italy 7,300 Islam 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Persian Iraq 455,000 Islam 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Persian Japan 50,000 Islam 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Persian Kuwait 52,000 Islam 3.50 % 0.20 %
 Persian Kazakhstan 3,400 Islam 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Persian Oman 113,000 Islam 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Persian Netherlands 4,500 Islam 3.00 % 0.20 %
 Persian Russia 3,700 Islam 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Persian Saudi Arabia 228,000 Islam 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Persian Spain 2,700 Islam 2.00 % 0.20 %
 Persian Syria 48,000 Islam 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Persian Tajikistan 71,000 Islam 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Persian Turkmenistan 13,000 Islam 0.50 % 0.20 %
  Totals:  42     40        
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Note:  Only people groups speaking Persian, Iranian as primary language are listed.
Other groups may speak Persian, Iranian as a secondary language.

Language Alternate Names
Abadani
Ajamic
Bandari
Esfahani
Farsi, Western
Ketabi
Mahalhamadani
Mashadi (Meshed)
Meshed
New Persian
Old Shirazi
Parsi
Persian
Shahrudi Kazeruni
Shirazjahromi
Tehrani
West Persian
Western
Western Farsi
Yazdi

Dialects
Araki
Basseri
Farsi
Hamadani
Isfahani
Jahromi
Kashani
Kazeruni
Kermani
Mahallati
Mashadi
Qazvini
Sedehi
Shahrudi
Shirazi
Zott

Dialect Alternate Names
Farsi, Western
Farsi: Zott
Irani
Meshed
Tieng Farsi
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1546-1965
New Testament 1815-1979
Complete Bible 1838-1995
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
Bible.com (YouVersion)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon National Bible Societies
Forum Bible Agencies World Bible Finder
Gospel Go World Bibles
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings General Ministry Resources
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Iranian Contextual Fellowship (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Persian, Iranian
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Rivka (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video: View in Persian, Iranian
Film / Video The Prophets Story (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video The Weary Traveller (Indigitube.tv)
General Bible Visuals
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible Gateway Scripture
Text / Printed Matter Bible: New Millenium Version
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Persian Old Version
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Today's Farsi
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter International Bible Society
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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