• PEOPLE NAME: TUVINIAN OF RUSSIA

Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Turkic Peoples

People Cluster: Ural-Siberian

Language: Tuvinian - (tyv)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Christianity - Orthodox

Country: Russia

Also found in: Mongolia

Population: 268,000

Global Population: 274,100


PEID: 956

ROP: 110333

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Tuvinian of Russia, numbering 268,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Ural-Siberian people cluster within the Turkic Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 274,100 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Tuvinian. The primary religion practiced by the Tuvinian is Orthodox Christianity.


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