• PEOPLE NAME: LOLO OF VIETNAM

Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Other Tibeto-Burmese

Language: Laghuu - (lgh)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions - Chinese Universalism / Folk

Country: Vietnam

Also found in: China; Laos

Population: 4,500

Global Population: 15,200


PEID: 11176

ROP: 114830

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Lolo of Vietnam, numbering 4,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Other Tibeto-Burmese people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 15,200 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Laghuu. The primary religion practiced by the Lolo is Chinese folk religion, a complex mix of beliefs and practices that includes elements of Buddhism, Taoism and ancestor veneration.


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