• PEOPLE NAME: SOUTHERN AMAMI-OSHIMA OF JAPAN


PEID: 7576

ROP: 109465

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Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: East Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Japanese

Language: Southern Amami-Oshima - (ams)

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Primary Religion: Buddhism

Country: Japan

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Population: 16,500

Global Population: 16,500


PEID: 7576

ROP: 109465

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Southern Amami-Oshima of Japan, numbering 16,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Japanese people cluster within the East Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Japan. Their primary language is Southern Amami-Oshima. The primary religion practiced by the Southern Amami-Oshima is Buddhism, a system of beliefs and practices based on the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama, commonly known as the Buddha.


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