• PEOPLE NAME: YAPESE OF UNITED STATES

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PEID: 47176

ROP: 110981

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: Micronesian

Language: Yapese - (yap)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Christianity

Country: United States

Also found in: Micronesia

Population: 750

Global Population: 11,250


PEID: 47176

ROP: 110981

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Yapese of United States, numbering 750, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Micronesian people cluster within the Pacific Islanders affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 11,250 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Yapese. The primary religion practiced by the Yapese is Christianity.


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