• PEOPLE NAME: BANGGAI OF INDONESIA

Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Toraja of Sulawesi

Language: Banggai - (bgz)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Christianity - Other / Marginal

Country: Indonesia

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Population: 125,000

Global Population: 125,000


PEID: 22788

ROP: 100981

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Banggai of Indonesia, numbering 125,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Toraja of Sulawesi people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Indonesia. Their primary language is Banggai. The primary religion practiced by the Banggai is marginal Christianity, a form of religion with roots in Christianity but not theologically Christian.


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