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
 
Samoan, AmericanAmerican SamoaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity61,500
BalineseIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesHinduism150
Filipino, BicolanoPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic1,400
Black TaiVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions10,000
BolovenLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism37,500
BraoLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism100
Malay, BruneiBruneiSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam - Sunni700
Burmese, BhamaMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada94,000
CarolinianMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Roman Catholic200
Filipino, CebuanoPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic31,500
ChamorroMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Roman Catholic92,500
Chin, FalamMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant2,100
Chin, HakaMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant150
Chin, TiddimMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant100
Chin, ZomiMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant1,750
FijianFijiSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Protestant41,000
Filipino, TagalogPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic2,940,000
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
Filipino, IlocanoPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic93,500
IndonesianIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam92,269
Thai, IsaanThailandSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada1,250
Iu MienVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions42,000
JaraiVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant4,500
JavaneseIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam - Sunni925
Kachin, JingphoMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant2,600
Kachin, RawangMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant750
Kachin, ZaiwaMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant1,200
Karen, PwoMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada5,100
Karen, SgawMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant12,500
Cambodian, KhmerCambodiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism225,000
KhmuLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism9,100
KhuenLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions3,100
KusaieanNauruSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Protestant700
LametLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism30
LaoLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism450,000
LisuMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesChristianity - Protestant1,700
MalayMalaysiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam13,000
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
NukoroMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersChristianity - Protestant140