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PEID: 10901

ROP: 111090

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Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Southeast Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Tai

Language: Yong - (yno)

Alternate Name(s): Hill Tribes Sub-cluster

Primary Religion: Buddhism - Tibetan

Country: Thailand

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Population: 14,000

Global Population: 14,000

PEID: 10901

ROP: 111090

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity

Overview: The Nyong of Thailand, numbering 14,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Tai people cluster within the Southeast Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Thailand. Their primary language is Yong. The primary religion practiced by the Nyong is Tibetan Buddhism, a branch of Buddhism characteristic of Tibet and certain regions of the Himalayas.

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