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PEID: 24840

ROP: 104189

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Affinity Group: EAP

Affinity Bloc: East Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Japanese

Language: Japanese - (jpn)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Panama

Also found in: Argentina; Australia; Bolivia; Brazil; Canada; China; Dominican Republic; France; Germany; Japan; Malaysia; Micronesia; New Zealand; Peru; Portugal; Singapore; Spain; Taiwan; United States

Population: 1,700

Global Population: 126,832,600

PEID: 24840

ROP: 104189

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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

Overview: The Japanese of Panama, numbering 1,700, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Japanese people cluster within the East Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 126,832,600 in 20 countries. Their primary language is Japanese. The primary religion practiced by the Japanese 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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