• PEOPLE NAME: DEAF TAIWANESE OF TAIWAN

Affinity Group: Deaf Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Deaf Peoples

People Cluster: Deaf

Language: Taiwan Sign Language - (tss)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions - Chinese Universalism / Folk

Country: Taiwan

Also found in:

Population: 24,000

Global Population: 24,000


PEID: 46427

ROP: 116546

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Deaf Taiwanese of Taiwan, numbering 24,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Deaf people cluster within the Deaf Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Taiwan. Their primary language is Taiwan Sign Language. The primary religion practiced by the Deaf Taiwanese is Chinese folk religion, a complex mix of beliefs and practices that includes elements of Buddhism, Taoism and ancestor veneration.


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