• PEOPLE NAME: WAXIANGHUA-SPEAKING HAN CHINESE OF CHINA

Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: East Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Chinese

Language: Waxianghua - (wxa)

Alternate Name(s): Waxianghua

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Chinese Folk Religion

Country: China

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Population: 373,000

Global Population: 373,000


PEID: 7076

ROP: 114091

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 5% or Greater but Less than 10% Evangelical


Overview: The Waxianghua-speaking Han Chinese of China, numbering 373,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Chinese people cluster within the East Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in China. Their primary language is Waxianghua. The primary religion practiced by the Waxianghua-speaking Han Chinese is Chinese folk religion, a complex mix of beliefs and practices that includes elements of Buddhism, Taoism and ancestor veneration.


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