Persian people facts for kids
|ca. 90 million|
|Regions with significant populations|
|Iran||49,312,834 (61–65% of total population)|
|United Arab Emirates||238,250|
|Persian Caucasian Tat, and Judeo-Tat), Luri|
|Primarily Shiite Muslim, also Sunni Muslims, Sufi Muslim
Irreligion, Christianity, Bahá'í, Judaism, Zorastrianism
|Related ethnic groups|
|Iranian peoples, Kurds|
The Persians are an ethnic group who speak the Persian language and share the same culture and history. In Western writings, it is common to name all ancient Iranians as Persian, although some of them were not of the Persian culture, and did not speak the Persian language.
Persian people include many groups, such as Tats. Most of them live in Iran.
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