• PEOPLE NAME: UDMURTS OF RUSSIA

Affinity Group: European Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples

People Cluster: Finno-Ugric

Language: Udmurt - (udm)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Christianity - Eastern Orthodoxy

Country: Russia

Also found in: Kazakhstan; Tajikistan; Uzbekistan

Population: 554,000

Global Population: 570,700


PEID: 957

ROP: 110362

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Udmurts of Russia, numbering 554,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Finno-Ugric people cluster within the Eurasian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 570,700 in 4 countries. Their primary language is Udmurt. The primary religion practiced by the Udmurts is Orthodox Christianity, a branch of Christianity that includes Copts, the Assyrian Church of the East, Eastern Orthodox Churches and Oriental Orthodox Churches.


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