• PEOPLE NAME: BUGINESE OF SINGAPORE

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PEID: 10691

ROP: 101703

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Bugi-Makassar of Sulawesi

Language: Buginese - (bug)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Singapore

Also found in: Indonesia; Malaysia

Population: 15,500

Global Population: 7,715,500


PEID: 10691

ROP: 101703

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity


Overview: The Buginese of Singapore, numbering 15,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bugi-Makassar of Sulawesi people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 7,715,500 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Buginese. The primary religion practiced by the Buginese is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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