• PEOPLE NAME: MANDARIN-SPEAKING HAN CHINESE OF THAILAND

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PEID: 10849

ROP: 103686

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Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: East Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Chinese

Language: Mandarin Chinese - (cmn)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions - Chinese Universalism / Folk

Country: Thailand

Also found in: Algeria; Angola; Argentina; Australia; Austria; Bahamas; Bangladesh; Barbados; Belgium; Belize; Bolivia; Botswana; Brazil; Canada; Chile; China; Christmas Island; Cocos (Keeling) Islands; Colombia; Cuba; Czechia; Dominica; Ecuador; Fiji; France; Germany; Greece; Honduras; Hungary; India; Indonesia; Italy; Japan; Kazakhstan; Kenya; Kiribati; Kyrgyzstan; Laos; Lesotho; Madagascar; Malaysia; Martinique; Mauritius; Mexico; Micronesia; Mozambique; Myanmar; Nauru; Nepal; Netherlands; New Caledonia; New Zealand; Nicaragua; North Korea; Pakistan; Papua New Guinea; Paraguay; Peru; Portugal; Romania; Russia; Saint Lucia; Saudi Arabia; Seychelles; Singapore; Solomon Islands; South Africa; South Korea; Spain; Sri Lanka; Switzerland; Taiwan; Tajikistan; Tanzania; Turkey; Tuvalu; United Arab Emirates; United States; Uzbekistan; Vanuatu; Venezuela; Vietnam; Zambia; Zimbabwe

Population: 6,055,000

Global Population: 927,423,125


PEID: 10849

ROP: 103686

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Mandarin-speaking Han Chinese of Thailand, numbering 6,055,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Chinese people cluster within the East Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 927,423,125 in 85 countries. Their primary language is Mandarin Chinese. The primary religion practiced by the Mandarin-speaking Han Chinese is Chinese folk religion, a complex mix of beliefs and practices that includes elements of Buddhism, Taoism and ancestor veneration.


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