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PEID: 18223

ROP: 107671

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: West Malaysia Indigenous

Language: Orang Seletar - (ors)

Alternate Name(s): Orang Asli

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Malaysia

Also found in: Singapore

Population: 1,500

Global Population: 2,600

PEID: 18223

ROP: 107671

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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

Overview: The Orang Seletar of Malaysia, numbering 1,500, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the West Malaysia Indigenous people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 2,600 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Orang Seletar. The primary religion practiced by the Orang Seletar is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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