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
Akan, TwiGhanaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanGuineanEthnic ReligionsTwi - (twi)6,545
AlgonquinsCanadaAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsAlgonquin - (alq)1,415
AngolanAngolaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanOther Sub-Saharan AfricanEthnic ReligionsPortuguese - (por)2,040
BenineseBeninSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanGuineanEthnic ReligionsFrench - (fra)2,665
Balanta, KentoheGuineaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanAtlanticEthnic ReligionsBalanta-Kentohe - (ble)80
Deaf CanadiansCanadaDeaf PeoplesDeafDeaf - GenericEthnic ReligionsAmerican Sign Language - (ase)175,000
MayanBelizeAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsMopán Maya - (mop)4,695
PentlatchCanadaAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsEnglish - (eng)60
ChipewyanCanadaAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsChipewyan - (chp)6,900
LakotaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsLakota - (lkt)18,500
Afro-SeminoleUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAfro-American, HispanicEthnic ReligionsAfro-Seminole Creole - (afs)500
CakchiquelGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsKaqchikel - (cak)124,000
KekchiGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsKekchí - (kek)9,680
AnuakSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanNiloticEthnic ReligionsAnuak - (anu)3,900
PoptiGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsPopti' - (jac)14,500
Apache, KiowaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsKiowa Apache - (apk)12,000
LuisenoUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsEnglish - (eng)4,980
Apache, LipanUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsLipan Apache - (apl)6,205
Nepali, BantawaNepalSouth Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesSouth HimalayaEthnic ReligionsBantawa - (bap)100
Apache, MescaleroUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsMescalero-Chiricahua Apache - (apm)3,400
Apache, WesternUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsWestern Apache - (apw)18,964
LushootseedUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsEnglish - (eng)2,300
MaiduUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsEnglish - (eng)2,500
MakahUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsEnglish - (eng)1,220
MamGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsMam - (mam)70,400
MandanUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsEnglish - (eng)1,171
MandeSierra LeoneSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanMandeEthnic ReligionsMende (Sierra Leone) - (men)15,000
ArapahoUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsArapaho - (arp)10,900
MaricopaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsEnglish - (eng)900
Massachusett, WampanoagUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsEnglish - (eng)4,300

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