• PEOPLE CLUSTER: JAWA

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People groups: 17

Population: 104,146,175

Unreached people groups: 12

UPG population: 83,013,975

Unengaged UPGs: 3

UUPG population: 13,275

Number of countries: 10


Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

Overview: Jawa is Indonesian for Java, the world's most populated island and one of the most densely populated places on the earth. Jawa is home to 60% of Indonesia's population. The people groups the make up the Jawa people cluster are overwhelmingly Islamic and predominantly speak a common Javanese language.

Peoples within this cluster: Javanese; Jawa Banyumasan; Jawa Negarigung; Jawa Osing; Jawa Pesisir Kulon; Jawa Pesisir Lor; Mancanegari; New Caledonian Javanese; Surinam Javanese; Tenggerese

Countries where they are found: Australia; Christmas Island; French Guiana; Indonesia; Malaysia; Netherlands; New Caledonia; Singapore; Suriname; United States


People groups: 17

Population: 104,146,175

Unreached people groups: 12

UPG population: 83,013,975

Unengaged UPGs: 3

UUPG population: 13,275

Number of countries: 10