Kanakanabu in Taiwan

Joshua Project has identified the Kanakanabu only in Taiwan

Population

250

Christian

75.0%

Evangelical

30.0%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


Profile Source: Anonymous


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

Expanded PDF Profile

People Name General Kanakanabu
People Name in Country Kanakanabu
Population in Taiwan 250
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
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



Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kanakanabu (300)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kanakanabu 300
Category Resource
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%
Map Source: Anonymous
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