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Mongolian, Peripheral in United States

Mongolian, Peripheral

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
3,700 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 3.00 % 2.00 % No   

Mongolian, Peripheral in United States

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Introduction / History
Mongolian Americans are those who have whole or part Mongolian ancestors. This also includes Mongolian immigrants such as those from Inner Mongolia in China.

Some Mongolians came to America in the middle of the last century. Most of them now came late last century and this century when Mongolians could emigrate.

California has the largest Mongolian community. Many live in Oakland and San Leandro. There are many living in Koreatown in Los Angeles where there is a Mongolian speaking church. They also live in Illinois, Virginia and Colorado.

Many of the Mongolians are Buddhists. They speak Mongolian and English. There is the Mongolian American Cultural Association that promotes Mongolian culture.

Prayer Points
Pray that Mongolian Christians in America will lead the others to Jesus Christ.
Pray that the gospel will continue to be allowed to be preached in Mongolia.


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Country: United States
Continent: North America
Region: America, North and Caribbean
10/40 Window: No
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People Name in Country: Mongolian, Peripheral
People Name General: Mongolian, Peripheral
Alternate People Names:
Chinese MongolianHahl Mongol
Meng ZuMenggu
ROP3 Code: 106758
Joshua Project People ID: 18603
Indigenous: No
Population in Country: 3,700
Population all Countries: 5,588,000
Least-Reached: Yes
Affinity Bloc: East Asian Peoples
People Cluster: Mongolian
People Name General: Mongolian, Peripheral
Ethnic Code: MSY41y
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
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Primary Language: Mongolian, Peripheral (3,700 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): mvf    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Buddhism
Major Religions:
Buddhism55.00 % 
Christianity3.00 %(Evangelical: 2.00 %)
Ethnic Religions20.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious22.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant0.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic0.00 %
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Few evangelicals and few who claim to be Christians. Little, if any, history of Christianity.
Least-Reached: Yes
GSEC Status:Level 1   Less than 2% Evangelical. Some evangelical resources available, but no active church planting within past 2 years
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1994-1996
New Testament:
Complete Bible: 2019
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Mongolian, Periphera ...
Film / VideoMy Last Day video, anime
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GeneralBiblical answers to your questions
GeneralFour Spiritual Laws
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Mobile AppDownload audio Bible app as APK file
Text / Printed MatterJesus Messiah comic book
Text / Printed MatterLiteracy primer for Mongolian, Periphera ...
Text / Printed MatterThe Ancient Path
Text / Printed MatterTools for faith conversations
Text / Printed MatterTopical Scripture booklets and Bible stu ...
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Mongolian, Peripheral in United States

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      Mongolian, Peripheral United States    
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