People Group Highlights

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Displaying 211-240 of 665 results.
StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc People Cluster Primary Religion Language Total Population
Kurd, NorthernTurkeyCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianKurdIslam - SunniNorthern Kurdish - (kmr)11,685
YazidisIraqCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianKurdEthnic Religions - Other / MarginalNorthern Kurdish - (kmr)1,050
LaoLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesLaoBuddhismLao - (lao)472,090
LisuMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesLisuChristianity - ProtestantLisu - (lis)1,700
MalagasyMadagascarSub-Saharan African PeoplesMalay PeoplesMalagasyChristianity - ProtestantPlateau Malagasy - (plt)3,225
IndonesianIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesMalayIslamIndonesian - (ind)94,084
MalayMalaysiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesMalayIslamStandard Malay - (zsm)16,940
MalayaliIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesMalayaliHinduismMalayalam - (mal)227,955
KeralaIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesMalayaliChristianity - CopticMalayalam - (mal)68,000
MandinkaGambiaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanMalinkeIslamMandinka - (mnk)2,600
ManinkaGuineaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanMalinkeIslamWestern Maninkakan - (mlq)5,300
GambianGambiaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanMalinkeIslam - SunniEnglish - (eng)595
BambaraMaliSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanMalinke-BambaraIslamBambara - (bam)5,300
MalianMaliSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanMalinke-BambaraIslam - SunniFrench - (fra)14,530
JulaMaliSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanMalinke-JulaIslam - SunniDyula - (dyu)5,300
MalteseMaltaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesMalteseChristianity - Roman CatholicMaltese - (mlt)31,730
MandeSierra LeoneSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanMandeEthnic ReligionsMende (Sierra Leone) - (men)15,000
MarathiIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesMarathi-KonkaniHinduismMarathi - (mar)47,800
Kanjobal, EasternGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsQ'anjob'al - (kjb)23,000
MamGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsMam - (mam)70,400
YucatecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsYucateco - (yua)180,000
ChujGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsChuj - (cac)400
QuicheGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsK'iche' - (quc)253,500
KekchiGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsKekchí - (kek)9,680
PoptiGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsPopti' - (jac)14,500
TzotzilMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaChristianity - Roman CatholicTzotzil - (tzo)57,000
TzeltalMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaChristianity - Roman CatholicTzeltal - (tzh)64,100
CholMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaChristianity - Roman CatholicChol - (ctu)30,000
MayanBelizeAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsMopán Maya - (mop)4,695
Hmong, NjuaLaosEast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMiao / HmongEthnic ReligionsHmong Njua - (hnj)110,830

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