Embaloh, Mbaloh in Indonesia

Joshua Project has identified the Embaloh only in Indonesia





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People Name General Embaloh
People Name in Country Embaloh, Mbaloh
Population in Indonesia 14,000
World Population 14,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Mbaloh, Pari
Affinity Bloc Malay Peoples
People Cluster Borneo-Kalimantan
People Name General Embaloh
Ethnic Code MSY44e
People ID 11749
Country Indonesia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 47  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country West Kalimantan Province, Kapuas Hulu Regency, south of Sarawak border, upper Kapuas River: Embaloh, Leboyan, Lauh, Palin, Nyabau, Mandai, and Kalis tributaries.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Embaloh (14,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Embaloh 14,000
For Primary Language: Embaloh

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes
New Testament Yes   (1998)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 4.00 %)
10.00 %
Ethnic Religions
90.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
10.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
80.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
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