Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Other Tibeto-Burmese

Language: Laopang - (lbg)

Alternate Name(s): Laopa

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Laos

Also found in: China

Population: 9,600

Global Population: 27,100

PEID: 9468

ROP: 105645

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical

Overview: The Laopang of Laos, numbering 9,600, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Other Tibeto-Burmese people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 27,100 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Laopang. The primary religion practiced by the Laopang is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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