• PEOPLE NAME: MALAYALAM OF MYANMAR

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PEID: 9477

ROP: 112836

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Malayali

Language: Malayalam - (mal)

Alternate Name(s): Malayali

Primary Religion: Hinduism - Other / Marginal

Country: Myanmar

Also found in: Bahrain; Canada; India; Israel; Kuwait; Malaysia; Maldives; Oman; Qatar; Singapore; United Arab Emirates; United States

Population: 31,000

Global Population: 2,160,350


PEID: 9477

ROP: 112836

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Malayalam of Myanmar, numbering 31,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Malayali people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 2,160,350 in 13 countries. Their primary language is Malayalam. The primary religion practiced by the Malayalam is Folk Hinduism, characterized by local traditions and cults of local deities worshiped at the community level.


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