Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Tibetan

Language: Horpa - (ero)

Alternate Name(s): Western Jiarong

Primary Religion: Buddhism - Lamaism

Country: China

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Population: 87,000

Global Population: 87,000

PEID: 6733

ROP: 114051

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Ergong Jiarong of China, numbering 87,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Tibetan people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in China. Their primary language is Horpa. The primary religion practiced by the Ergong Jiarong is Tibetan Buddhism, a branch of Buddhism characteristic of Tibet and certain regions of the Himalayas.

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