• PEOPLE NAME: MICRONESIANS OF UNITED STATES

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PEID: 46505

ROP: 110201

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: Micronesian

Language: Chuukese - (chk)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholicism

Country: United States

Also found in: Micronesia

Population: 6,300

Global Population: 37,800


PEID: 46505

ROP: 110201

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Micronesians of United States, numbering 6,300, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Micronesian people cluster within the Pacific Islanders affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 37,800 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Chuukese. The primary religion practiced by the Micronesians is Roman Catholicism, the largest branch of the Christian church and one of the oldest religious institutions in the world. Roman Catholicism teaches that it is the one true Churches founded by Jesus Christ and that its bishops are the successors of Christ.


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