• PEOPLE NAME: TEWA OF INDONESIA

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PEID: 22778

ROP: 109984

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Flores-Sumba-Alor

Language: Tewa (Indonesia) - (twe)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Indonesia

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Population: 8,500

Global Population: 8,500


PEID: 22778

ROP: 109984

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Tewa of Indonesia, numbering 8,500, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Flores-Sumba-Alor people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Indonesia. Their primary language is Tewa (Indonesia). The primary religion practiced by the Tewa 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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