• PEOPLE NAME: DJONGKANG OF INDONESIA

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By R. Masri Sareb Putra

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PEID: 22561

ROP: 102652

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Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Borneo-Kalimantan

Language: Jangkang - (djo)

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Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Indonesia

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Population: 74,000

Global Population: 74,000


PEID: 22561

ROP: 102652

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Djongkang of Indonesia, numbering 74,000, 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 Jangkang. The primary religion practiced by the Djongkang is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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