PEID: 47282

ROP: 107409

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Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: Polynesian

Language: North Marquesan - (mrq)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholicism

Country: United States

Also found in: French Polynesia

Population: 150

Global Population: 6,450

PEID: 47282

ROP: 107409

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical

Overview: The Marquesan of United States, numbering 150, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Polynesian people cluster within the Pacific Islanders affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 6,450 in 2 countries. Their primary language is North Marquesan. The primary religion practiced by the Marquesan 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 Church founded by Jesus Christ and that its bishops are the successors of Christ.

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