• PEOPLE NAME: OROQEN OF CHINA

Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Turkic Peoples

People Cluster: Altaic

Language: Daur - (dta)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Chinese Folk Religion

Country: China

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Population: 9,200

Global Population: 9,200


PEID: 7345

ROP: 114271

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Oroqen of China, numbering 9,200, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Altaic people cluster within the Turkic Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in China. Their primary language is Daur. The primary religion practiced by the Oroqen is Chinese folk religion, a complex mix of beliefs and practices that includes elements of Buddhism, Taoism and ancestor veneration.


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