• PEOPLE NAME: TJAM OF UNITED STATES

Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Southeast Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Cham

Language: Western Cham - (cja)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: United States

Also found in: Cambodia; Laos; Vietnam

Population: 1,100

Global Population: 651,325


PEID: 43652

ROP: 110776

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Tjam of United States, numbering 1,100, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Cham people cluster within the Southeast Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 651,325 in 4 countries. Their primary language is Western Cham. The primary religion practiced by the Tjam 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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