• PEOPLE NAME: LAUJE OF INDONESIA

Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Toraja of Sulawesi

Language: Lauje - (law)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Indonesia

Also found in:

Population: 56,000

Global Population: 56,000


PEID: 22825

ROP: 105678

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Lauje of Indonesia, numbering 56,000, 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 Lauje. The primary religion practiced by the Lauje 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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