• PEOPLE NAME: LAOPANG OF CHINA

Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Other Tibeto-Burmese

Language: Laopang - (lbg)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: China

Also found in: Laos

Population: 17,000

Global Population: 26,600


PEID: 7247

ROP: 105645

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Laopang of China, numbering 17,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Other Tibeto-Burmese people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 26,600 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Laopang. The primary religion practiced by the Laopang is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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