• PEOPLE NAME: BIKOL AGTA OF PHILIPPINES

Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples

People Cluster: Filipino, Central

Language: Mt. Iriga Agta - (agz)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholicism

Country: Philippines

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Population: 120,000

Global Population: 120,000


PEID: 46621

ROP: 104062

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Bikol Agta of Philippines, numbering 120,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Filipino, Central people cluster within the Malay Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Philippines. Their primary language is Mt. Iriga Agta. The primary religion practiced by the Bikol Agta 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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