• PEOPLE NAME: TAMIL OF NETHERLANDS

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PEID: 442

ROP: 113732

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Other Backward Class

Language: Tamil - (tam)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Hinduism

Country: Netherlands

Also found in: Cambodia; Canada; France; Germany; Malaysia; Myanmar; Reunion; Seychelles; Singapore; Sri Lanka; Thailand; United Kingdom; United States

Population: 8,700

Global Population: 6,510,800


PEID: 442

ROP: 113732

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Tamil of Netherlands, numbering 8,700, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Other Backward Class people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 6,510,800 in 14 countries. Their primary language is Tamil. The primary religion practiced by the Tamil is Hinduism, the predominant religious tradition of the Indian subcontinent. There are many forms of Hinduism, each with its own deities and beliefs.


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