• PEOPLE NAME: BISAYA OF MALAYSIA

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PEID: 18475

ROP: 101489

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Borneo-Kalimantan

Language: Sabah Bisaya - (bsy)

Alternate Name(s): Sabah Bisaya

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Malaysia

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Population: 78,000

Global Population: 78,000


PEID: 18475

ROP: 101489

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Bisaya of Malaysia, numbering 78,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Borneo-Kalimantan people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Malaysia. Their primary language is Sabah Bisaya. The primary religion practiced by the Bisaya is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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