• PEOPLE NAME: OBO MANOBO OF PHILIPPINES


PEID: 7749

ROP: 107582

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Filipino, Tribal

Language: Obo Manobo - (obo)

Alternate Name(s): Kidapawan Manobo, Obo Bagobo

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Philippines

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Population: 68,000

Global Population: 68,000


PEID: 7749

ROP: 107582

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Obo Manobo of Philippines, numbering 68,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Filipino, Tribal people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Philippines. Their primary language is Obo Manobo. The primary religion practiced by the Obo Manobo is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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