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PEID: 17442

ROP: 102825

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: Polynesian

Language: Rapanui - (rap)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholicism

Country: Chile

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Population: 2,100

Global Population: 2,100

PEID: 17442

ROP: 102825

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical

Overview: The Easter Islanders of Chile, numbering 2,100, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Polynesian people cluster within the Pacific Islanders affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Chile. Their primary language is Rapanui. The primary religion practiced by the Easter Islanders is Roman Catholicism, the largest branch of the Christian church and one of the oldest religious institutions in the world. Roman Catholicism teaches that it is the one true Churches founded by Jesus Christ and that its bishops are the successors of Christ.

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