• PEOPLE NAME: TIGWA-MATIG-SALUG MANOBO OF PHILIPPINES

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PEID: 7791

ROP: 110052

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Filipino, Tribal

Language: Matigsalug Manobo - (mbt)

Alternate Name(s): Matigsalug

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Philippines

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Population: 54,500

Global Population: 54,500


PEID: 7791

ROP: 110052

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Tigwa-Matig-Salug Manobo of Philippines, numbering 54,500, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Filipino, Tribal people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Philippines. Their primary language is Matigsalug Manobo. The primary religion practiced by the Tigwa-Matig-Salug Manobo 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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