• PEOPLE NAME: AKE OF CHINA

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PEID: 6658

ROP: 114852

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Other Tibeto-Burmese

Language: Biyo - (byo)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions - Chinese Universalism / Folk

Country: China

Also found in: Laos

Population: 1,200

Global Population: 4,500


PEID: 6658

ROP: 114852

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Ake of China, numbering 1,200, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Other Tibeto-Burmese people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 4,500 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Biyo. The primary religion practiced by the Ake is Chinese folk religion, a complex mix of beliefs and practices that includes elements of Buddhism, Taoism and ancestor veneration.


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