North African, general in Canada

North African, general
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People Name: North African, general
Country: Canada
10/40 Window: No
Population: 48,000
World Population: 48,000
Primary Language: English
Primary Religion: Islam
Christian Adherents: 0.50 %
Evangelicals: 0.30 %
Scripture: Complete Bible
Online Audio NT: No
Jesus Film: Yes
Audio Recordings: Yes
People Cluster: Arab World, general
Affinity Bloc: Arab World
Progress Level:

Introduction / History

North Africans living in Canada come from or are descended from Egypt, Morocco and to a lesser extent Libya, Algeria and Tunisia.

The number of Egyptians in Canada has increased in recent years. Most are Coptic Orthodox Christians with some Sunni Muslims. There is a small Jewish community too. Most live in Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver. They speak Arabic, Coptic, English and French.

The number of Moroccan Christians in Canada has increased too. They began coming to Canada in the 1960s. More came later last century. There are now several Moroccan organizations in Canada. Most of them live in Montreal. Many are Muslims. They speak Arabic, Berber, English and French.

Prayer Points

* Pray that God will give the North Africans in Canada dreams and visions leading them to Jesus Christ.
* Pray that the North African born again Christians among them will help lead them to salvation.

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