• PEOPLE NAME: KOREAN OF RUSSIA

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PEID: 920

ROP: 105225

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Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: East Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Korean

Language: Russian - (rus)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Orthodox

Country: Russia

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

Population: 176,000

Global Population: 84,305,075


PEID: 920

ROP: 105225

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Korean of Russia, numbering 176,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Korean people cluster within the East Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 84,305,075 in 32 countries. Their primary language is Russian. The primary religion practiced by the Korean is Orthodox Christianity.


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