• PEOPLE NAME: MINANGKABAU OF INDONESIA

By Jacob Talley

Explore in Photos

+ Send us your image for Minangkabau

Upload Your Image for Minangkabau (22519)

*Acceptable formats are jpg, jpeg, png, and gif; landspace orientation is preferred and file size should not exceed 8MB

*
 
*
 

*By uploading your photos, you give us the rights to adapt them to fit the format of our web site

    
+ Send us your feedback regarding Minangkabau

Send Your feedback for Minangkabau (22519)

*
 
*
 

*Your feedback is valued and will be evaluated and processed in a timely manner.

*
 
    

PEID: 22519

ROP: 106640

Download Prayer Card

Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Minangkabau-Rejang of Sumatra

Language: Minangkabau - (min)

Alternate Name(s): Padang

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Indonesia

Also found in:

Population: 7,500,000

Global Population: 7,500,000


PEID: 22519

ROP: 106640

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2


Overview: The Minangkabau of Indonesia, numbering 7,500,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Minangkabau-Rejang of Sumatra people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Indonesia. Their primary language is Minangkabau. The primary religion practiced by the Minangkabau is Sunni Islam, the largest branch of Islam. Sunni Muslims follow the teachings of the Qur'an and consider the first four caliphs to be the rightful successors of Muhammad.


Bible Translations: Available

Jesus Film: Available

Gospel Recordings: Available

Radio Broadcast: Not Available