• PEOPLE NAME: CANTONESE-SPEAKING HAN CHINESE OF TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

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PEID: 16447

ROP: 103701

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Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: East Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Chinese

Language: Yue Chinese - (yue)

Alternate Name(s): Cantonese

Primary Religion: Buddhism

Country: Trinidad and Tobago

Also found in: Argentina; Belgium; Brunei; Canada; Chile; China; Curacao; Dominican Republic; Ecuador; Guyana; Haiti; Honduras; Japan; Laos; Malaysia; Mauritius; Panama; Peru; Reunion; Singapore; Suriname; United Kingdom; United States; Venezuela; Vietnam; Zimbabwe

Population: 5,400

Global Population: 68,766,825


PEID: 16447

ROP: 103701

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Cantonese-speaking Han Chinese of Trinidad and Tobago, numbering 5,400, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Chinese people cluster within the East Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 68,766,825 in 27 countries. Their primary language is Yue Chinese. The primary religion practiced by the Cantonese-speaking Han Chinese is Buddhism, a system of beliefs and practices based on the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama, commonly known as the Buddha.


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