• PEOPLE NAME: AMBONESE OF NETHERLANDS

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PEID: 389

ROP: 100274

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Maluku-Central

Language: Ambonese Malay - (abs)

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Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Netherlands

Also found in: Indonesia

Population: 55,500

Global Population: 345,500


PEID: 389

ROP: 100274

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Ambonese of Netherlands, numbering 55,500, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Maluku-Central people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 345,500 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Ambonese Malay. The primary religion practiced by the Ambonese is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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