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PEID: 19289

ROP: 110044

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Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Banjar of Kalimantan

Language: Northern Tidung - (ntd)

Alternate Name(s): Nonukan, Zedong, Sabah Tribal - Murut

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Animism

Country: Malaysia

Also found in: Indonesia

Population: 23,500

Global Population: 57,000

PEID: 19289

ROP: 110044

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical

Overview: The Tidung of Malaysia, numbering 23,500, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Banjar of Kalimantan people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 57,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Northern Tidung. The primary religion practiced by the Tidung is animism, a religious worldview that natural physical entities--including animals, plants, and even inanimate objects--possess a spiritual essence.

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