• PEOPLE NAME: BOYU TIBETANS OF CHINA

Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Tibetan

Language: Tibetan - (bod)

Alternate Name(s): Boyu

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion - Chinese Folk Religion

Country: China

Also found in:

Population: 4,900

Global Population: 4,900


PEID: 7402

ROP: 114327

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Boyu Tibetans of China, numbering 4,900, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Tibetan people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in China. Their primary language is Tibetan. The primary religion practiced by the Boyu Tibetans is Chinese folk religion, a complex mix of beliefs and practices that includes elements of Buddhism, Taoism and ancestor veneration.


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