• PEOPLE NAME: WESTERN LAWA OF THAILAND

Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Southeast Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Mon-Khmer

Language: Western Lawa - (lcp)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Thailand

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Population: 9,300

Global Population: 9,300


PEID: 10935

ROP: 110791

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Western Lawa of Thailand, numbering 9,300, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Mon-Khmer people cluster within the Southeast Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Thailand. Their primary language is Western Lawa. The primary religion practiced by the Western Lawa is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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