• PEOPLE NAME: BENYADU OF INDONESIA

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PEID: 22554

ROP: 101264

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Affinity Group: SEAP

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Borneo-Kalimantan

Language: Benyadu' - (byd)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Indonesia

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Population: 54,000

Global Population: 54,000


PEID: 22554

ROP: 101264

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Benyadu of Indonesia, numbering 54,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Borneo-Kalimantan people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Indonesia. Their primary language is Benyadu'. The primary religion practiced by the Benyadu 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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