• PEOPLE NAME: PONASAKAN OF INDONESIA


PEID: 22857

ROP: 108110

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Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Minahasa-Sangir of Sulawesi

Language: Ponosakan - (pns)

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Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Indonesia

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Population: 5,100

Global Population: 5,100


PEID: 22857

ROP: 108110

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Ponasakan of Indonesia, numbering 5,100, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Minahasa-Sangir of Sulawesi people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Indonesia. Their primary language is Ponosakan. The primary religion practiced by the Ponasakan is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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