• PEOPLE NAME: SINO-BURMESE OF MYANMAR


PEID: 22055

ROP: 109309

Download Prayer Card

Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: East Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Chinese

Language: Burmese - (mya)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Buddhism - Theravada

Country: Myanmar

Also found in:

Population: 1,300,000

Global Population: 1,300,000


PEID: 22055

ROP: 109309

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Sino-Burmese of Myanmar, numbering 1,300,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Chinese people cluster within the East Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Myanmar. Their primary language is Burmese. The primary religion practiced by the Sino-Burmese is Theravada Buddhism, the oldest surviving branch of Buddhism.


Bible Translations: Available

Jesus Film: Available

Gospel Recordings: Available

Radio Broadcast: Available