• PEOPLE NAME: TAWOYAN OF INDONESIA


PEID: 22616

ROP: 109903

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Barito of Kalimantan

Language: Tawoyan - (twy)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Indonesia

Also found in:

Population: 27,500

Global Population: 27,500


PEID: 22616

ROP: 109903

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Tawoyan of Indonesia, numbering 27,500, 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 Tawoyan. The primary religion practiced by the Tawoyan 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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