• PEOPLE NAME: IU MIEN OF UNITED STATES

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PEID: 43283

ROP: 104117

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Southeast Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Yao-Mien

Language: Iu Mien - (ium)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: United States

Also found in: China; France; Laos; Thailand; Vietnam

Population: 29,000

Global Population: 1,023,000


PEID: 43283

ROP: 104117

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Iu Mien of United States, numbering 29,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Yao-Mien people cluster within the Southeast Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,023,000 in 6 countries. Their primary language is Iu Mien. The primary religion practiced by the Iu Mien is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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