• PEOPLE NAME: MALAYS OF UNITED STATES

Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Malay

Language: Standard Malay - (zsm)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: United States

Also found in: Australia; Canada; Comoros; Malaysia; Mayotte; Myanmar; Singapore; Sri Lanka; United Kingdom

Population: 10,500

Global Population: 14,605,650


PEID: 43339

ROP: 106144

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Malays of United States, numbering 10,500, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Malay people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 14,605,650 in 10 countries. Their primary language is Standard Malay. The primary religion practiced by the Malays is Sunni Islam, the largest branch of Islam. Sunni Muslims follow the teachings of the Qur'an and consider the first four caliphs to be the rightful successors of Muhammad.


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