• PEOPLE NAME: BONAI OF INDONESIA

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PEID: 49374

ROP: 117253

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Melayu of Sumatra

Language: Malay (individual language) - (zlm)

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Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Indonesia

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Population: 14,000

Global Population: 14,000


PEID: 49374

ROP: 117253

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Bonai of Indonesia, numbering 14,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Melayu of Sumatra people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Indonesia. Their primary language is Malay (individual language). The primary religion practiced by the Bonai is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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