• PEOPLE NAME: THAI CHINESE OF MALAYSIA

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PEID: 18262

ROP: 109313

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Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Southeast Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Other Southeast Asian

Language: Mandarin Chinese - (cmn)

Alternate Name(s): Sino - Native

Primary Religion: Buddhism

Country: Malaysia

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Population: 85,000

Global Population: 85,000


PEID: 18262

ROP: 109313

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Thai Chinese of Malaysia, numbering 85,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Other Southeast Asian people cluster within the Southeast Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Malaysia. Their primary language is Mandarin Chinese. The primary religion practiced by the Thai Chinese is Buddhism, a system of beliefs and practices based on the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama, commonly known as the Buddha.


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