Kristang, Mallacan Portuguese Creole in Malaysia


Population
14,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Progress
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People Name General Kristang
People Name in Country Kristang, Mallacan Portuguese Creole
Population in Malaysia 14,000
World Population 40,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Kristang Mallacan, Malacca Portuguese Creole, Malaccan Creole, Malaccan Creole Portuguese, Papia Kristang
People ID 11247
ROP3 Code 105316
Country Malaysia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 30  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Trankera and Hilir, Melaka, Straits of Malacca. Related varieties in parts of Kuala Lumpur and Singapore   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Country Malaysia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 30  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Trankera and Hilir, Melaka, Straits of Malacca. Related varieties in parts of Kuala Lumpur and Singapore.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language: Malaccan Creole Portuguese (14,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: mcm   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Malaccan Creole Portuguese (14,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: mcm   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Malaccan Creole Portuguese

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1884)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
 
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Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 5.00 %)
90.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
10.00 %
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
20.0 %
Roman Catholic
80.0 %
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