Kristang, Mallacan Portuguese Creole in Malaysia

Population

13,700

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Progress


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People Name General Kristang
People Name in Country Kristang, Mallacan Portuguese Creole
Population in Malaysia 13,700
World Population 37,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Kristang Mallacan, Malacca Portuguese Creole, Malaccan Creole, Malaccan Creole Portuguese, Papia Kristang
Affinity Bloc Southeast Asian Peoples
People Cluster Southeast Asian, other
People Name General Kristang
Ethnic Code MSY43
Country Malaysia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 40  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution rankinging, )
Location in Country Trankera and Hilir, Melaka, Straits of Malacca. Related varieties in parts of Kuala Lumpur and Singapore

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Malaccan Creole Portuguese (14,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Malaccan Creole Portuguese 14,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1884)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Category Resource
None reported  

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 5.00 %)
90.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
10.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
20.0 %
Roman Catholic
80.0 %
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