Chinese in Kazakhstan


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Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
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Introduction / History

China and Kazakhstan agreed on visa-free travel in early 1992, which led to 150 to 200 Chinese citizens entering Kazakhstan each day and not returning to China. Many Chinese traders began flowing into Kazakhstan. Chinese people in Kazakhstan speak Mandarin.


What Are Their Lives Like?

Originally, they worked as artisans and farmers. Eventually many invested in Kazakhstan businesses, and have become influential in their circles of influence. Kazakh people are becoming fearful that Chinese investors will use their land and business ownership in Kazakhstan to gradually exercise their influence and dominance. Tension remains among Kazakhs and the Chinese people in Kazakhstan.


In the last couple of decades, thousands of construction workers, engineers, doctors, cooks and petroleum engineers have migrated from China to Angola.
What Are Their Beliefs?

The dominant religion of Chinese people in Kazakhstan is traditional Chinese religion. Their lives center around age-old customs and beliefs.


What Are Their Needs?

The predominant need of Chinese people in Kazakhstan is to know the one true God, who loves them and desires an eternal relationship with them in eternity. They need to know that they can never pay the penalty for their sins by good works or sacrificing to deities that do not love them.


Prayer Points

Pray that the Lord will thrust out loving workers into areas of Chinese businessmen who will show them the way of the cross. Pray that the tensions between Kazakhs and the Chinese people will be subjected to the love of Christ, and that spiritual fruit and new roots will abound. Pray for spiritual discernment among the Chinese people in Kazakhstan. Pray for workers to go to the Chinese in Kazakhstan.


Scripture Prayers for the Chinese, general in Kazakhstan.


References

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chinese_people_in_Kazakhstan
https://www.orfonline.org/expert-speak/rising-anti-chinese-sentiments-in-kazakhstan/
https://thediplomat.com/2020/12/tracing-the-chinese-footprints-in-kazakhstans-oil-and-gas-industry/
https://www.forbes.com/sites/kenrapoza/2020/05/04/when-oil-is-down-and-china-is-down-kazakhstan-has-only-one-bright-spot-left/?sh=6e6625374cb9


Profile Source:   Joshua Project  

People Name General Chinese, general
People Name in Country Chinese, general
Natural Name Chinese
Pronunciation chai-NEEZ
Alternate Names चाइनीस, जनरल
Population this Country 3,700
Population all Countries 15,888,000
Total Countries 64
Indigenous No
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group No
Pioneer Workers Needed 1
People ID 19206
ROP3 Code 115066
Country Kazakhstan
Region Asia, Central
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 48  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Country Kazakhstan
Region Asia, Central
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 48  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.00 %)
4.00 %
Ethnic Religions
66.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
30.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Primary Language Chinese, Mandarin (3,700 speakers)
Language Code cmn   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Chinese, Mandarin (3,700 speakers)
Language Code cmn   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Chinese, Mandarin

Primary Language:  Chinese, Mandarin

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1864-1986)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1857-1981)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1874-2018)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
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Amazon
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Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
Virtual Storehouse
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Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching Global Recordings Network
Audio Recordings Online Audio Scripture Talking Bibles
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
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Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
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Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio Jesus Film Project
Film / Video God's Story video God's Story
Film / Video Indigitube.tv Video / Animation Create International
Film / Video Jesus film: view in Mandarin Chinese Jesus Film Project
Film / Video Love letter to you from scripture Father's Love Letter
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels Bible Media Group/LUMO
Film / Video Magdalena video Jesus Film Project
Film / Video My Last Day video, anime Jesus Film Project
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children Jesus Film Project
Film / Video The Hope Video Mars Hill Media
Film / Video World Christian Videos World Christian Videos
General Bible for Children Bible for Children
General Biblical answers to your questions Got Questions Ministry
General Four Spiritual Laws Campus Crusade for Christ
General Gospel resources links Scripture Earth
General Gospel resources links Scripture Earth
General Walk with the Prophets and meet the Messiah Al Massira
Photo Source Ming Xia - Flickr  Creative Commons 
Profile Source Joshua Project  
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