• PEOPLE NAME: KOREAN OF GUATEMALA

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PEID: 24719

ROP: 105225

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Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: East Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Korean

Language: Korean - (kor)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions - Chinese Universalism / Folk

Country: Guatemala

Also found in: Argentina; Australia; Brazil; Canada; China; Dominican Republic; France; Germany; Honduras; Iran; Japan; Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Madagascar; Mongolia; Mozambique; Netherlands; New Zealand; North Korea; Panama; Paraguay; Russia; Singapore; South Korea; Spain; Taiwan; Thailand; Turkmenistan; United Kingdom; United States; Uzbekistan

Population: 22,000

Global Population: 84,088,575


PEID: 24719

ROP: 105225

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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


Overview: The Korean of Guatemala, numbering 22,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Korean people cluster within the East Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 84,088,575 in 32 countries. Their primary language is Korean. The primary religion practiced by the Korean is Chinese folk religion, a complex mix of beliefs and practices that includes elements of Buddhism, Taoism and ancestor veneration.


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