• PEOPLE NAME: HMONG OF THAILAND

Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Southeast Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Miao / Hmong

Language: Hmong Njua - (hnj)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions - Chinese Universalism / Folk

Country: Thailand

Also found in: French Guiana; Laos; Myanmar; United States

Population: 185,000

Global Population: 556,300


PEID: 10858

ROP: 114106

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Hmong of Thailand, numbering 185,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Miao / Hmong people cluster within the Southeast Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 556,300 in 5 countries. Their primary language is Hmong Njua. The primary religion practiced by the Hmong is Chinese folk religion, a complex mix of beliefs and practices that includes elements of Buddhism, Taoism and ancestor veneration.


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