PEID: 15275

ROP: 106120

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Malagasy

Language: Plateau Malagasy - (plt)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Comoros

Also found in: Canada; France; Mauritius; Mayotte; Reunion; United States

Population: 1,200

Global Population: 88,400

PEID: 15275

ROP: 106120

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Malagasy Maore of Comoros, numbering 1,200, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Malagasy people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 88,400 in 7 countries. Their primary language is Plateau Malagasy. The primary religion practiced by the Malagasy Maore is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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