Kanakanabu in Taiwan

Joshua Project has identified the Kanakanabu only in Taiwan

Population

250

Christian

75%

Evangelical

30%

Largest Religion

Main Language

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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.




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Country Taiwan
Continent Asia
Region Northeast Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Location in Country Namaxia, in Gao Hsiong
People Group Map Kanakanabu in Taiwan PDF Version



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People Name General Kanakanabu
People Name in Country Kanakanabu
ROP3 Code 104550
Joshua Project People ID 12484
Indigenous Yes
Population in Taiwan 250
Least-Reached No
Alternate Names for People Group
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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kanakanabu 250
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Affinity Bloc East Asian Peoples
People Cluster Taiwan Indigenous
People Name General Kanakanabu
Ethnic Code AUG01a
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Largest Religion Christianity
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
75%    ( Evangelical  30% )
Ethnic Religions
25.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
0.00%
Protestant
0.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
0.00%
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