• PEOPLE NAME: A'OU OF CHINA

Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Southeast Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Miao / Hmong

Language: White Gelao - (giw)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Chinese Folk Religion

Country: China

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Population: 2,600

Global Population: 2,600


PEID: 22147

ROP: 113993

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The A'ou of China, numbering 2,600, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Miao / Hmong people cluster within the Southeast Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in China. Their primary language is White Gelao. The primary religion practiced by the A'ou is Chinese folk religion, a complex mix of beliefs and practices that includes elements of Buddhism, Taoism and ancestor veneration.


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