• PEOPLE NAME: HKUN OF THAILAND

Affinity Group: SEAP

Affinity Bloc: Southeast Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Tai

Language: Khün - (kkh)

Alternate Name(s): Khun

Primary Religion: Buddhism

Country: Thailand

Also found in: Myanmar

Population: 7,500

Global Population: 107,500


PEID: 10857

ROP: 103841

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Hkun of Thailand, numbering 7,500, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Tai people cluster within the Southeast Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 107,500 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Khün. The primary religion practiced by the Hkun is Buddhism, a system of beliefs and practices based on the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama, commonly known as the Buddha.


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