• PEOPLE NAME: HMONG OF FRENCH GUIANA

Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Southeast Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Miao / Hmong

Language: Hmong Njua - (hnj)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholicism

Country: French Guiana

Also found in: Laos; Myanmar; Thailand; United States

Population: 6,100

Global Population: 568,600


PEID: 16339

ROP: 114106

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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


Overview: The Hmong of French Guiana, numbering 6,100, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Miao / Hmong people cluster within the Southeast Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 568,600 in 5 countries. Their primary language is Hmong Njua. The primary religion practiced by the Hmong is Roman Catholicism, the largest branch of the Christian church and one of the oldest religious institutions in the world. Roman Catholicism teaches that it is the one true Churches founded by Jesus Christ and that its bishops are the successors of Christ.


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