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PEID: 22883

ROP: 110151

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Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Minahasa-Sangir of Sulawesi

Language: Manado Malay - (xmm)

Alternate Name(s): Tondanou

Primary Religion: Christianity - Non-Evangelical Protestantism

Country: Indonesia

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Population: 172,000

Global Population: 172,000

PEID: 22883

ROP: 110151

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical

Overview: The Tondano of Indonesia, numbering 172,000, 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 Manado Malay. The primary religion practiced by the Tondano is Non-Evangelical Protestantism, a collection of denominations typically more focused on issues of social justice than personal salvation.

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