• PEOPLE NAME: SOYOT OF RUSSIA


PEID: 49433

ROP: 115818

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Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Turkic Peoples

People Cluster: Ural-Siberian

Language: Mongolia Buriat - (bxm)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Buddhism - Lamaism

Country: Russia

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Population: 4,000

Global Population: 4,000


PEID: 49433

ROP: 115818

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Soyot of Russia, numbering 4,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Ural-Siberian people cluster within the Turkic Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Russia. Their primary language is Mongolia Buriat. The primary religion practiced by the Soyot is Tibetan Buddhism, a branch of Buddhism characteristic of Tibet and certain regions of the Himalayas.


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