• PEOPLE NAME: WESTERN KENYAH OF MALAYSIA

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PEID: 19333

ROP: 110787

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Borneo-Kalimantan

Language: Uma' Lasan - (xky)

Alternate Name(s): Lunan, Sarawak Tribal - Baram-Kenyah

Primary Religion: Christianity - Protestant

Country: Malaysia

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Population: 2,900

Global Population: 2,900


PEID: 19333

ROP: 110787

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Western Kenyah of Malaysia, numbering 2,900, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Borneo-Kalimantan people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Malaysia. Their primary language is Uma' Lasan. The primary religion practiced by the Western Kenyah is Protestant Christianity.


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