• PEOPLE NAME: TONGANS OF UNITED STATES


PEID: 43655

ROP: 110155

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: Polynesian

Language: Tonga (Tonga Islands) - (ton)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Christianity - Non-Evangelical Protestantism

Country: United States

Also found in: Canada; Fiji; New Zealand; Tonga; Vanuatu

Population: 30,000

Global Population: 213,000


PEID: 43655

ROP: 110155

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Tongans of United States, numbering 30,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Polynesian people cluster within the Pacific Islanders affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 213,000 in 6 countries. Their primary language is Tonga (Tonga Islands). The primary religion practiced by the Tongans is Non-Evangelical Protestantism, a collection of denominations typically more focused on issues of social justice than personal salvation.


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