• PEOPLE NAME: TAMIL-SPEAKING INDIANS OF SRI LANKA


PEID: 42253

ROP: 104015

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: South Asia - other

Language: Tamil - (tam)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Hinduism

Country: Sri Lanka

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Population: 918,000

Global Population: 918,000


PEID: 42253

ROP: 104015

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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


Overview: The Tamil-speaking Indians of Sri Lanka, numbering 918,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the South Asia - other people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Sri Lanka. Their primary language is Tamil. The primary religion practiced by the Tamil-speaking Indians is Hinduism, the predominant religious tradition of the Indian subcontinent. There are many forms of Hinduism, each with its own deities and beliefs.


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