• PEOPLE NAME: TAMIL OF MALDIVES

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PEID: 6166

ROP: 113732

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Tamil

Language: Tamil - (tam)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Maldives

Also found in: Bahrain; Cambodia; Canada; France; Germany; Kuwait; Malaysia; Myanmar; Netherlands; Oman; Qatar; Reunion; Seychelles; Singapore; Sri Lanka; Thailand; United Kingdom; United Kingdom; United States

Population: 750

Global Population: 4,530,425


PEID: 6166

ROP: 113732

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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


Overview: The Tamil of Maldives, numbering 750, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Tamil people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 4,530,425 in 20 countries. Their primary language is Tamil. The primary religion practiced by the Tamil is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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