Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: East Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Mongolian

Language: Amdo Tibetan - (adx)

Alternate Name(s): Sokwo Arik, Arig Tibetan

Primary Religion: Buddhism - Lamaism

Country: China

Also found in:

Population: 59,500

Global Population: 59,500

PEID: 7390

ROP: 114310

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Sogwo Arig of China, numbering 59,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Mongolian people cluster within the East Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in China. Their primary language is Amdo Tibetan. The primary religion practiced by the Sogwo Arig is Tibetan Buddhism, a branch of Buddhism characteristic of Tibet and certain regions of the Himalayas.

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Jesus Film: Available

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