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Balau in Malaysia



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
11,000 Iban Christianity 90.00 % 15.00 %   

Balau in Malaysia

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Country: Malaysia
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, Southeast
Persecution Rank:42 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Southwest Sarawak, southeast of Simunjan.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Balau
People Name General: Balau
ROP3 Code: 100841
Joshua Project People ID: 10603
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 11,000
Population all Countries: 11,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples
People Cluster: Borneo-Kalimantan
People Name General: Balau
Ethnic Code: MSY44e
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Iban
Language Code (ISO): iba    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Balau (Unknown)
Total Languages: 2
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Protestant
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity90.00 %(Evangelical: 15.00 %)
Ethnic Religions10.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent15.00 %
Protestant45.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian10.00 %
Roman Catholic30.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 6   Greater than or equal to 10% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1864-1968
New Testament:
1933-1952Audio
Complete Bible: 1988-2011
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
 World Bible Finder
 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoGod's Story Video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Iban
Film / VideoStory of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Text / Printed MatterBible: Today's Iban Version Bible
Text / Printed MatterFather's Love Letter
 
 
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Balau in Malaysia

Peoples
               
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People Cluster
       
Region
   
    Borneo-Kalimantan     Asia, Southeast    
     
People-Group-Across-Countries
   
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      Balau Malaysia    
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            Balau in Malaysia          
      Religion Language  
      Christianity     Iban  
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