• PEOPLE NAME: SOUTH AFRICAN CHINESE OF SOUTH AFRICA

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PEID: 15504

ROP: 103686

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Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: East Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Chinese

Language: Mandarin Chinese - (cmn)

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Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Confucianism

Country: South Africa

Also found in: Algeria; Angola; Argentina; Australia; Austria; Bahamas; Bangladesh; Barbados; Belgium; Belize; Bolivia; Botswana; Brazil; Cambodia; Canada; Chile; China; Christmas Island; Cocos (Keeling) Islands; Colombia; Cuba; Czechia; Dominica; Ecuador; Egypt; Fiji; France; Germany; Greece; Honduras; Hungary; India; Indonesia; Italy; Japan; Kazakhstan; Kenya; Kiribati; Kyrgyzstan; Lesotho; Madagascar; Malaysia; Martinique; Mauritius; Mexico; Micronesia; Mozambique; Myanmar; Nauru; Nepal; Netherlands; New Caledonia; New Zealand; Nicaragua; North Korea; Northern Mariana Islands; Pakistan; Papua New Guinea; Paraguay; Peru; Portugal; Romania; Russia; Saint Lucia; Saudi Arabia; Seychelles; Singapore; Solomon Islands; South Korea; Spain; Sri Lanka; Switzerland; Taiwan; Tajikistan; Tanzania; Thailand; Turkey; Tuvalu; United Arab Emirates; United States; Uzbekistan; Vanuatu; Venezuela; Vietnam; Zambia; Zimbabwe

Population: 214,000

Global Population: 951,614,475


PEID: 15504

ROP: 103686

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The South African Chinese of South Africa, numbering 214,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Chinese people cluster within the East Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 951,614,475 in 87 countries. Their primary language is Mandarin Chinese. The primary religion practiced by the South African Chinese is Confucianism, a Chinese ethical and philosophical system linked to the teachings of the Chinese philosopher Confucius.


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