• PEOPLE NAME: MALIMASA OF CHINA

Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Other Tibeto-Burmese

Language: Naxi - (nxq)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Buddhism - Lamaism

Country: China

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Population: 650

Global Population: 650


PEID: 7274

ROP: 114189

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Malimasa of China, numbering 650, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Other Tibeto-Burmese people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in China. Their primary language is Naxi. The primary religion practiced by the Malimasa is Tibetan Buddhism, a branch of Buddhism characteristic of Tibet and certain regions of the Himalayas.


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