• PEOPLE NAME: RUMAI DE`ANG OF CHINA

Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Southeast Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Mon-Khmer

Language: Rumai Palaung - (rbb)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Buddhism - Mahayana

Country: China

Also found in:

Population: 5,900

Global Population: 5,900


PEID: 6719

ROP: 114033

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Rumai De`ang of China, numbering 5,900, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Mon-Khmer people cluster within the Southeast Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in China. Their primary language is Rumai Palaung. The primary religion practiced by the Rumai De`ang is Mahayana Buddhism, the largest major tradition of Buddhism today.


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