• PEOPLE NAME: TAMIL OF CAMBODIA

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PEID: 8196

ROP: 113732

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Other Backward Class

Language: Tamil - (tam)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Hinduism - Folk Hinduism

Country: Cambodia

Also found in: Canada; France; Germany; Malaysia; Myanmar; Netherlands; Reunion; Seychelles; Singapore; Sri Lanka; Thailand; United Kingdom; United States

Population: 1,700

Global Population: 6,510,800


PEID: 8196

ROP: 113732

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 5% or Greater but Less than 10% Evangelical


Overview: The Tamil of Cambodia, numbering 1,700, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Other Backward Class people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 6,510,800 in 14 countries. Their primary language is Tamil. The primary religion practiced by the Tamil is Folk Hinduism, characterized by local traditions and cults of local deities worshiped at the community level.


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