• PEOPLE NAME: YORON OF JAPAN


PEID: 7581

ROP: 111093

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Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: East Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Japanese

Language: Yoron - (yox)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions - Chinese Universalism / Folk

Country: Japan

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Population: 5,700

Global Population: 5,700


PEID: 7581

ROP: 111093

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Yoron of Japan, numbering 5,700, are Unengaged and 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 Yoron. The primary religion practiced by the Yoron is Chinese folk religion, a complex mix of beliefs and practices that includes elements of Buddhism, Taoism and ancestor veneration.


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