Kanakanabu in Taiwan


Joshua Project has identified the Kanakanabu only in Taiwan

Population

200

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


Introduction / History

The Kanakanabu reside in central Taiwan around Minchuan village, Sanmin Township, Kaohsiung County. The Kanakanabu language is nearly extinct. There are currently just 6 to 8 speakers of the language among an ethnic population of approximately 250. The Kanakanabu are sinicized. They now speak Taiwanese, Mandarin, and/or Bunun.



Profile Source:   Anonymous  

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People Name General Kanakanabu
People Name in Country Kanakanabu
Population in Taiwan 200
World Population 200
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc East Asian Peoples
People Cluster Taiwan Indigenous
People Name General Kanakanabu
Ethnic Code AUG01a
People ID 12484
Country Taiwan
Region Northeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Namaxia, in Gao Hsiong.   Source:  Field worker
Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Kanakanabu (300)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kanakanabu 300
For Primary Language: Kanakanabu

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Translation Need Questionable
Resource Format
None reported  
Primary Religion: Christianity

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 30.00 %)
75.00 %
Ethnic Religions
25.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
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
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Map Source: Anonymous  
Profile Source: Anonymous  
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