• PEOPLE NAME: BURUSU OF INDONESIA

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PEID: 22559

ROP: 101789

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Borneo-Kalimantan

Language: Burusu - (bqr)

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Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Indonesia

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Population: 9,800

Global Population: 9,800


PEID: 22559

ROP: 101789

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Burusu of Indonesia, numbering 9,800, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Borneo-Kalimantan people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Indonesia. Their primary language is Burusu. The primary religion practiced by the Burusu is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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