• PEOPLE NAME: EMBALOH OF INDONESIA

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PEID: 22565

ROP: 102910

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Borneo-Kalimantan

Language: Embaloh - (emb)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Indonesia

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Population: 13,500

Global Population: 13,500


PEID: 22565

ROP: 102910

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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


Overview: The Embaloh of Indonesia, numbering 13,500, 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 Embaloh. The primary religion practiced by the Embaloh 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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