• PEOPLE NAME: DUTCH OF SOUTH AFRICA

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PEID: 15496

ROP: 102787

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Affinity Group: European Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples

People Cluster: Germanic

Language: Dutch - (nld)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Unaffiliated

Country: South Africa

Also found in: Aruba; Australia; Austria; Canada; Curacao; Denmark; Luxembourg; Netherlands; New Zealand; Sint Maarten; Sweden; United States

Population: 303,000

Global Population: 16,276,100


PEID: 15496

ROP: 102787

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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


Overview: The Dutch of South Africa, numbering 303,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Germanic people cluster within the Eurasian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 16,276,100 in 13 countries. Their primary language is Dutch. The primary religion practiced by the Dutch is unaffiliated, a term encompassing agnostics, atheists, secularists, and others unaffiliated with established religious traditions.


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