People Cluster:  Melayu of Sumatra What is a People Cluster?

Population
6,202,000
0.9% estimated
Annual Growth Rate
People Groups (Across Countries)
14
People Groups
(by Country)
16
Unreached Groups (by Country)
14
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Population
Peoples
by Country
Unreached
by Country
% Unreached
Peoples
Popl in
Unreached
% Popl in
Unreached
Progress
Scale
Primary
Religion
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
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 Aji 17,000 1 1 100.0 % 17,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.3% 0.3% 1
 Bangka 440,000 1 1 100.0 % 440,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.5% 0.0% 9
 Belitung 114,000 1 1 100.0 % 114,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.1% 0.0% 2
 Bonai 15,000 1 1 100.0 % 15,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Jambi 1,030,000 1 1 100.0 % 1,030,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.1% 0.0% 21
Lom < 100 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Islam 10.0% 6.0% -
Lonchong 600 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Islam 4.0% 2.5% -
 Malay, Riau 1,896,000 2 2 100.0 % 1,896,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.1% 0.0% 39
 Malay, Sumatera North 2,266,000 1 1 100.0 % 2,266,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.1% 0.0% 45
 Mamak, Talang 151,000 2 2 100.0 % 151,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.3% 0.3% 3
 Orang Dalam 15,000 1 1 100.0 % 15,000 100.0 %    Ethnic Religions 2.0% 0.6% 1
 Penghulu 28,000 1 1 100.0 % 28,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.1% 0.1% 1
 Rambang 160,000 1 1 100.0 % 160,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 3
 Sindang Kelingi 69,000 1 1 100.0 % 69,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
Totals: 14 Peoples (across countries) 6,202,000 16 14 87.5 % 6,201,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.1% 0.0% 127 
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