Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Madura of Java

Language: Madurese - (mad)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Singapore

Also found in: Indonesia

Population: 31,000

Global Population: 8,071,000

PEID: 10711

ROP: 105999

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Madurese of Singapore, numbering 31,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Madura of Java people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 8,071,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Madurese. The primary religion practiced by the Madurese is Sunni Islam, the largest branch of Islam. Sunni Muslims follow the teachings of the Qur'an and consider the first four caliphs to be the rightful successors of Muhammad.

Bible Translations: Available

Jesus Film: Available

Gospel Recordings: Available

Radio Broadcast: Not Available