• PEOPLE NAME: TUTONG OF MALAYSIA

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PEID: 19324

ROP: 110324

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Borneo-Kalimantan

Language: Brunei Bisaya - (bsb)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Malaysia

Also found in: Brunei

Population: 25,000

Global Population: 52,500


PEID: 19324

ROP: 110324

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Tutong of Malaysia, numbering 25,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Borneo-Kalimantan people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 52,500 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Brunei Bisaya. The primary religion practiced by the Tutong 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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