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PEID: 46926

ROP: 107607

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Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: East Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Mongolian

Language: Kalmyk - (xal)

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Primary Religion: Buddhism

Country: China

Also found in: Kyrgyzstan; Mongolia; Russia; United States; Uzbekistan

Population: 99,000

Global Population: 461,450

PEID: 46926

ROP: 107607

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Kok Nur Oirat of China, numbering 99,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Mongolian people cluster within the East Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 461,450 in 6 countries. Their primary language is Kalmyk. The primary religion practiced by the Kok Nur Oirat is Buddhism, a system of beliefs and practices based on the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama, commonly known as the Buddha.

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