Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Southeast Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Li

Language: Hlai - (lic)

Alternate Name(s): Run

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Chinese Folk Religion

Country: China

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Population: 94,000

Global Population: 94,000

PEID: 7258

ROP: 114166

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Bendi Li of China, numbering 94,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Li people cluster within the Southeast Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in China. Their primary language is Hlai. The primary religion practiced by the Bendi Li is Chinese folk religion, a complex mix of beliefs and practices that includes elements of Buddhism, Taoism and ancestor veneration.

Bible Translations: Available

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Gospel Recordings: Available

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