• PEOPLE NAME: TAMIL OF MYANMAR

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PEID: 9527

ROP: 113732

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Tamil

Language: Tamil - (tam)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Hinduism - Other / Marginal

Country: Myanmar

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

Population: 253,000

Global Population: 4,640,075


PEID: 9527

ROP: 113732

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Tamil of Myanmar, numbering 253,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Tamil people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 4,640,075 in 20 countries. Their primary language is Tamil. The primary religion practiced by the Tamil is Folk Hinduism, characterized by local traditions and cults of local deities worshiped at the community level.


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