• PEOPLE NAME: SIANG OF INDONESIA

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PEID: 22591

ROP: 108981

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Barito of Kalimantan

Language: Siang - (sya)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Indonesia

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Population: 80,000

Global Population: 80,000


PEID: 22591

ROP: 108981

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 5% or Greater but Less than 10% Evangelical


Overview: The Siang of Indonesia, numbering 80,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Barito of Kalimantan people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Indonesia. Their primary language is Siang. The primary religion practiced by the Siang is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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