• PEOPLE NAME: MALAYALI OF MALAYSIA

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PEID: 20224

ROP: 112836

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Malayali

Language: Malayalam - (mal)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Hinduism

Country: Malaysia

Also found in: Bahrain; Canada; India; Israel; Kuwait; Maldives; Myanmar; Oman; Qatar; Singapore; United Arab Emirates; United States

Population: 193,000

Global Population: 2,083,850


PEID: 20224

ROP: 112836

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 5% or Greater but Less than 10% Evangelical


Overview: The Malayali of Malaysia, numbering 193,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Malayali people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 2,083,850 in 13 countries. Their primary language is Malayalam. The primary religion practiced by the Malayali is Hinduism, the predominant religious tradition of the Indian subcontinent. There are many forms of Hinduism, each with its own deities and beliefs.


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