• PEOPLE NAME: ENGER YUGUR OF CHINA

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PEID: 7449

ROP: 114370

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Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Turkic Peoples

People Cluster: Uyghur

Language: East Yugur - (yuy)

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Primary Religion: Buddhism - Lamaism

Country: China

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Population: 6,100

Global Population: 6,100


PEID: 7449

ROP: 114370

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Enger Yugur of China, numbering 6,100, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Uyghur people cluster within the Turkic Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in China. Their primary language is East Yugur. The primary religion practiced by the Enger Yugur is Tibetan Buddhism, a branch of Buddhism characteristic of Tibet and certain regions of the Himalayas.


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