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PEID: 41860

ROP: 112684

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Other Tribal

Language: Jennu Kurumba - (xuj)

Alternate Name(s): Kattunayakan, Kathunayakkan, Naickan, Jenu-Kuruba, Jenu Kuruman, Ten Kuruba, Ten Kurumban, Ten Kuruman, Jenu Koyyo Sholanayakas, Kathnnayakkan, Kattu

Primary Religion: Hinduism - Folk Hinduism

Country: India

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Population: 79,500

Global Population: 79,500

PEID: 41860

ROP: 112684

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity

Overview: The Kattunaickan of India, numbering 79,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Other Tribal people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in India. Their primary language is Jennu Kurumba. The primary religion practiced by the Kattunaickan is Folk Hinduism, characterized by local traditions and cults of local deities worshiped at the community level.

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