Tring in Malaysia

Joshua Project has identified the Tring only in Malaysia
Population
700
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
Progress Gauge

Introduction / History

Tring is more of a language than an ethnic group. It is spoken by less than 1,000 people in Malaysia.


Where Are they Located?

Tring speakers live in Sarawak, a state in northern Borneo.


What Are Their Lives Like?

Tring speakers live a simple existence. They farm, fish, and hunt for a living.


What Are Their Beliefs?

The primary religion practiced by the Tring speakers is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


What Are Their Needs?

Tring speakers need the opportunity to find ways to flourish in Malaysia's rapidly modernizing economy.


Prayer Points

* Pray for dreams and visions among Tring speaking people that will lead them to seek and find Christ.
* Pray for spiritual openness that will lead to the cross.
* Pray for many to come together to learn of and obey the teachings of Jesus Christ.
* Pray for a powerful disciple making movement among Tring speaking people of Malaysia.


References

https://www.peoplegroups.org/Explore/GroupDetails.aspx?peid=19319
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tring_language


Profile Source:   Keith Carey  

People Name General Tring
People Name in Country Tring
Population in Malaysia 700
World Population 700
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 1 to 2
Progress Scale 1
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names
People ID 19545
ROP3 Code 115549
Country Malaysia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 31  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Sarawak, Lower Tutoh river, Long Terawan village.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Malaysia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 31  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Sarawak, Lower Tutoh river, Long Terawan village..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Tring (700 speakers)
Language Code tgq   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Tring
Primary Language Tring (700 speakers)
Language Code tgq   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Tring

Primary Language:  Tring

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Translation Need Questionable
Resource Type Resource Name
None reported  
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.00 %)
4.00 %
Ethnic Religions
96.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
Unknown
Independent
Unknown
Orthodox
Unknown
Other Christian
Unknown
Protestant
Unknown
Roman Catholic
Unknown
Profile Source Keith Carey  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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