Southeast Asian Peoples



features People Group Strategic Needs

The following pie charts reflect real-time current status of people groups. Hover over the charts/graphs and click on the pop-up window links to learn more about a specific people group.

PG* (People Group) is the largest group through which the gospel can flow without encountering significant barriers of understanding and acceptance.

UPG* (Unreached People Group) is when the percentage of evangelical Christians in the people group is less than 2 percent.

UUPG* (Unengaged Unreached People Group) is Unreached plus there is no intentional church planting strategy being implemented.


People Group Highlights

Displaying 1-50 of 79 results.
StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Population Total
 
MalayMalaysiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam13,000
Bisaya, SabahMalaysiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam800
BalineseIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesHinduism150
Filipino, BicolanoPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic1,400
Malay, BruneiBruneiSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam - Sunni700
AcehIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam - Sunni385
Filipino, CebuanoPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic31,500
PampanganPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic6,800
PangasinanPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity2,500
Filipino, TagalogPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic2,940,000
Filipino, IlocanoPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic93,500
IndonesianIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam92,269
JavaneseIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam - Sunni925
Samoan, AmericanAmerican SamoaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity61,500
MaoriNew ZealandSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Protestant1,000
MarquesanFrench PolynesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Roman Catholic420
MarshalleseMarshall IslandsSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Protestant4,052
MelanesianPapua New GuineaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity2,512
MicronesianMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Roman Catholic5,900
Midway IslandersUnited StatesSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity2,600
MokileseMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity475
NiueanNiueSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Protestant70
CarolinianMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Roman Catholic200
NukoroMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Protestant140
ChamorroMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Roman Catholic92,500
PalauUnited StatesSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity2,900
PolynesianSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity860
PonapeanMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity1,700
RarotonganNew ZealandSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Protestant80
FijianFijiSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Protestant41,000
French PolynesianFrench PolynesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Protestant1,300
GilberteseSolomon IslandsSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Protestant200
GuamianGuamSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity56,500
Hawaiian Creole-speakersUnited StatesSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity1,600
Hawaiian, HawaiiUnited StatesSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity165,000
TokelauanTokelauSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Protestant107
TonganTongaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity30,000
Woleai-UlithiMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Protestant100
YapeseMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity700
KusaieanNauruSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Protestant700
LametLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism30
LaoLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism450,000
MonMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada100
Black TaiVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions10,000
BolovenLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism37,500
BraoLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism100
Tai LuChinaSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions4,600
TayVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions600
ThaiThailandSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada172,000
Tjam (Cham)CambodiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions1,100