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Displaying 1-30 of 79 results.
StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc People Cluster Primary Religion Language Total Population
LametLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMon-KhmerBuddhismLamet - (lbn)30
LaoLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesLaoBuddhismLao - (lao)472,090
LisuMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesLisuChristianity - ProtestantLisu - (lis)1,700
Samoan, AmericanAmerican SamoaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersPolynesianChristianitySamoan - (smo)62,320
MalayMalaysiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesMalayIslamStandard Malay - (zsm)16,940
MaoriNew ZealandSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersPolynesianChristianity - ProtestantMaori - (mri)3,015
BisayaMalaysiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesBorneo-KalimantanIslamSabah Bisaya - (bsy)6,190
MarquesanFrench PolynesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersPolynesianChristianity - Roman CatholicNorth Marquesan - (mrq)420
MarshalleseMarshall IslandsSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersMicronesianChristianity - ProtestantMarshallese - (mah)4,052
MelanesianPapua New GuineaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersNew GuineaChristianityTok Pisin - (tpi)2,512
BalineseIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesBali-SasakHinduismBalinese - (ban)150
MicronesianMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersMicronesianChristianity - Roman CatholicChuukese - (chk)5,900
Midway IslandersUnited StatesSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersMicronesianChristianityEnglish - (eng)2,600
MonMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMon-KhmerBuddhism - TheravadaMon - (mnw)100
MokileseMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersMicronesianChristianityMokilese - (mkj)475
Filipino, BicolanoPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesFilipino, TribalChristianity - Roman CatholicCentral Bikol - (bcl)1,400
Chin, MaraMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesKuki-Chin-NagaChristianity - ProtestantMara Chin - (mrh)1,200
Black TaiVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesTai DamEthnic ReligionsTai Dam - (blt)10,000
BolovenLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMon-KhmerBuddhismLaven - (lbo)37,500
BraoLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMon-KhmerBuddhismLave - (brb)100
Malay, BruneiBruneiSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesBorneo-KalimantanIslam - SunniBrunei - (kxd)5,700
Burmese, BhamaMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBurmeseBuddhism - TheravadaBurmese - (mya)95,895
Lahu, YellowMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesWest China / LoloChristianity - ProtestantLahu Shi - (lhi)2,300
NiueanNiueSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersPolynesianChristianity - ProtestantNiuean - (niu)70
AcehIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesAceh of SumatraIslam - SunniAchinese - (ace)385
CarolinianMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersMicronesianChristianity - Roman CatholicCarolinian - (cal)200
NukoroMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersMicronesianChristianity - ProtestantNukuoro - (nkr)140
Filipino, CebuanoPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesFilipino, CentralChristianity - Roman CatholicCebuano - (ceb)31,500
ChamorroMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersMicronesianChristianity - Roman CatholicChamorro - (cha)92,500
Chin, FalamMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesKuki-Chin-NagaChristianity - ProtestantFalam Chin - (cfm)2,100

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