• PEOPLE NAME: HAKKA OF TAIWAN

Photo courtesy of Joshua Project.
By Anonymous

Explore in Photos


PEID: 7517

ROP: 103691

Download Prayer Card

Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: East Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Chinese

Language: Hakka Chinese - (hak)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions - Chinese Universalism / Folk

Country: Taiwan

Also found in: Canada; China; Costa Rica; French Guiana; French Polynesia; Guyana; Jamaica; Malaysia; Mauritius; Peru; Singapore; Suriname; United States

Population: 2,530,000

Global Population: 41,087,900


PEID: 7517

ROP: 103691

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Hakka of Taiwan, numbering 2,530,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Chinese people cluster within the East Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 41,087,900 in 14 countries. Their primary language is Hakka Chinese. The primary religion practiced by the Hakka is Chinese folk religion, a complex mix of beliefs and practices that includes elements of Buddhism, Taoism and ancestor veneration.


Bible Translations: Available

Jesus Film: Available

Gospel Recordings: Available

Radio Broadcast: Available