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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
BolovenLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMon-KhmerBuddhismLaven - (lbo)37,500
BraoLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMon-KhmerBuddhismLave - (brb)100
Cambodian, KhmerCambodiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMon-KhmerBuddhismCentral Khmer - (khm)259,340
KhmuLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMon-KhmerBuddhismKhmu - (kjg)9,100
VietnameseVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesVietnamese Vietnamese - (vie)1,842,393
MonMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMon-KhmerBuddhism - TheravadaMon - (mnw)100
Burmese, BhamaMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBurmeseBuddhism - TheravadaBurmese - (mya)95,895
RakhineMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBurmeseBuddhism - TheravadaRakhine - (rki)350
ThaiThailandSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesThai Thai - (tha)187,080
Thai, IsaanThailandSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesThaiBuddhism - TheravadaNortheastern Thai - (tts)1,250
Karen, PwoMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesKarenBuddhism - TheravadaPwo Eastern Karen - (kjp)5,100
Samoan, AmericanAmerican SamoaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersPolynesianChristianitySamoan - (smo)62,320
MelanesianPapua New GuineaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersNew GuineaChristianityTok Pisin - (tpi)2,512
Midway IslandersUnited StatesSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersMicronesianChristianityEnglish - (eng)2,600
MokileseMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersMicronesianChristianityMokilese - (mkj)475
PalauUnited StatesSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersMicronesianChristianityPalauan - (pau)2,900
PangasinanPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesFilipino, CentralChristianityPangasinan - (pag)2,500
PolynesianSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersPolynesianChristianityEnglish - (eng)14,860
PonapeanMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersMicronesianChristianityPohnpeian - (pon)1,700
GuamianGuamSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersMicronesianChristianityEnglish - (eng)56,500
Hawaiian Creole-speakersUnited StatesSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersPolynesianChristianityHawai'i Creole English - (hwc)1,600
Hawaiian, HawaiiUnited StatesSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersPolynesianChristianityHawaiian - (haw)168,135
TonganTongaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersPolynesian Tonga (Tonga Islands) - (ton)31,700
YapeseMicronesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersMicronesianChristianityYapese - (yap)700
LisuMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesLisuChristianity - ProtestantLisu - (lis)1,700
MaoriNew ZealandSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersPolynesianChristianity - ProtestantMaori - (mri)3,015
MarshalleseMarshall IslandsSoutheast Asian PeoplesPacific IslandersMicronesianChristianity - ProtestantMarshallese - (mah)4,052
Chin, MaraMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesKuki-Chin-NagaChristianity - ProtestantMara Chin - (mrh)1,200

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