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
YucatecMexicoAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsYucateco - (yua)180,000
YorubaNigeriaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanYoruba Yoruba - (yor)26,340
TayVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesZhuangEthnic ReligionsTày - (tyz)600
Akan, TwiGhanaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanGuineanEthnic ReligionsTwi - (twi)6,545
White TaiVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesTaiEthnic ReligionsTai Dón - (twh)12,500
TanzanianTanzaniaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanSub-Saharan African, generic Sukuma - (suk)4,065
SpokaneUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsSpokane - (spo)2,708
ShillukSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanNiloticEthnic ReligionsShilluk - (shk)14,900
ShoshoniUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsShoshoni - (shh)8,629
QuechuaPeruAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansQuechuaEthnic ReligionsSouth Bolivian Quechua - (quh)1,100
QuicheGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsK'iche' - (quc)253,500
PuinaveColombiaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansSouth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsPuinave - (pui)300
AngolanAngolaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanOther Sub-Saharan AfricanEthnic ReligionsPortuguese - (por)2,040
PiapocoColombiaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansSouth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsPiapoco - (pio)125
Upper Piman, Papago-PimaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American Indigenous Tohono O'odham - (ood)23,700
OnondagaCanadaAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsOnondaga - (ono)2,900
NuerSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanNiloticEthnic ReligionsNuer - (nus)27,500
NavahoUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsNavajo - (nav)304,122
Hmong, WhiteLaosEast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMiao / HmongEthnic ReligionsHmong Daw - (mww)180,000
MayanBelizeAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsMopán Maya - (mop)4,695
YaoChinaSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesYao-MienEthnic ReligionsKim Mun - (mji)26,500
MiskitoNicaraguaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansOther Central American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsMískito - (miq)200
MandaeanIranNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldAssyrian / AramaicEthnic ReligionsMandaic - (mid)1,500
MadiSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanSudanicEthnic ReligionsMa'di - (mhi)1,100
MoruSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanSudanicEthnic ReligionsMoru - (mgd)6,600
MandeSierra LeoneSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanMandeEthnic ReligionsMende (Sierra Leone) - (men)15,000
MamGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansMayaEthnic ReligionsMam - (mam)70,400
LakotaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNorth American IndigenousEthnic ReligionsLakota - (lkt)18,500
Krio, Sierra LeoneanSierra LeoneSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanOther Sub-Saharan African Krio - (kri)13,670
KuripakoVenezuelaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansAmazonEthnic ReligionsCurripaco - (kpc)250

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