Sekapan in Malaysia

Joshua Project has identified the Sekapan only in Malaysia

Population

1,900

Christian

40%

Evangelical

6%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


Profile Source: Anonymous


Introduction / History

The Sekapan are a small, minority group located in Malaysia.


Where are they Located?

They live in the Belaga district of Sarawak in Malaysia.


What are Their Lives Like?

The people make their living hunting, selling jungle products and farming. A few work in the publc sector.


What are Their Beliefs?

Though some still practice their traditional religion, many have become Christians. From 1920 onward BEM (Borneo Evanglical Mission) did work among them.


What are Their Needs?

There is a need for the local believers to undertake the support of a pastor.


Prayer Points

* Pray for the gospel to be declared in this region.
* Pray for an improvement in the quality of life for the people.



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Country Malaysia
Continent Asia
Region Southeast Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Location in Country Belaga, 7th Division

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People Name General Sekapan
People Name in Country Sekapan
ROP3 Code 108797
Joshua Project People ID 14821
Indigenous Yes
Population in Malaysia 1,900
Least-Reached No
Alternate Names for People Group
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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Sekapan 1,897
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Affinity Bloc Malay Peoples
People Cluster Borneo-Kalimantan
People Name General Sekapan
Ethnic Code MSY44z
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Largest Religion Ethnic Religions
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
40%    ( Evangelical  6% )
Ethnic Religions
60.00%
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
70.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
30.00%
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