People Group Highlights

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Displaying 1-30 of 102 results.
StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc People Cluster Primary Religion Language Total Population
KuripakoVenezuelaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAmazonEthnic ReligionsCurripaco - (kpc)250
MandaeanIranNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldAssyrian / AramaicEthnic ReligionsMandaic - (mid)1,500
Balanta, KentoheGuineaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanAtlanticEthnic ReligionsBalanta-Kentohe - (ble)80
CoraMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAztecEthnic ReligionsEl Nayar Cora - (crn)550
ChamCambodiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesChamEthnic ReligionsWestern Cham - (cja)10,100
GaGhanaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanGuineanEthnic ReligionsGa - (gaa)1,800
Akan, TwiGhanaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanGuineanEthnic ReligionsTwi - (twi)6,545
EweGhanaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanGuineanEthnic ReligionsEwe - (ewe)2,100
BenineseBeninSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanGuineanEthnic ReligionsFrench - (fra)2,665
IvorianIvory CoastSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanGuineanEthnic ReligionsFrench - (fra)12,800
Eskimo, St Lawrence IslandUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesInuitEthnic ReligionsCentral Siberian Yupik - (ess)1,500
GreboLiberiaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanKruEthnic ReligionsSouthern Grebo - (grj)100
MandeSierra LeoneSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanMandeEthnic ReligionsMende (Sierra Leone) - (men)15,000
KekchiGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsKekchí - (kek)9,680
PoptiGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsPopti' - (jac)14,500
MamGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsMam - (mam)70,400
YucatecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsYucateco - (yua)180,000
Kanjobal, EasternGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsQ'anjob'al - (kjb)23,000
MayanBelizeAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsMopán Maya - (mop)4,695
ChujGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsChuj - (cac)400
QuicheGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsK'iche' - (quc)253,500
Hmong, NjuaLaosEast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMiao / HmongEthnic ReligionsHmong Njua - (hnj)110,830
Hmong, WhiteLaosEast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMiao / HmongEthnic ReligionsHmong Daw - (mww)180,000
KhuenLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMon-KhmerEthnic ReligionsKhuen - (khf)3,100
AnuakSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanNiloticEthnic ReligionsAnuak - (anu)3,900
AcholiSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanNiloticEthnic ReligionsAcoli - (ach)2,300
NuerSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanNiloticEthnic ReligionsNuer - (nus)27,500
ShillukSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanNiloticEthnic ReligionsShilluk - (shk)14,900
Jur ModoSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanNiloticEthnic ReligionsJur Modo - (bex)2,000
LakotaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsLakota - (lkt)18,500

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