• PEOPLE NAME: URAK LAWOI ABORIGINE OF THAILAND

Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: West Malaysia Indigenous

Language: Urak Lawoi' - (urk)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Thailand

Also found in:

Population: 4,400

Global Population: 4,400


PEID: 10931

ROP: 110417

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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


Overview: The Urak Lawoi Aborigine of Thailand, numbering 4,400, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the West Malaysia Indigenous people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Thailand. Their primary language is Urak Lawoi'. The primary religion practiced by the Urak Lawoi Aborigine is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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