• PEOPLE NAME: MANDAR OF INDONESIA

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PEID: 22840

ROP: 106229

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Bugi-Makassar of Sulawesi

Language: Mandar - (mdr)

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Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Indonesia

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Population: 500,000

Global Population: 500,000


PEID: 22840

ROP: 106229

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Mandar of Indonesia, numbering 500,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Bugi-Makassar of Sulawesi people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Indonesia. Their primary language is Mandar. The primary religion practiced by the Mandar is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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