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Malaysia is a Southeast Asian country. 5.6% of Malaysian households are living in poverty. Malaysia is a generally safe place to visit. Most churches have freedom as long as they don’t try to evangelize the Malays. The Malaysian government punishes Christian converts severely and strictly opposes outreach among the Malay people. It is illegal for Malay people to own a Bible.

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The annual Evangelical growth rate is 2.9%. It is ranked 50th in the persecution ranking. It is in the 10/40 window. 56% of Malaysians are Sunni Muslims. The government severely punishes Christian converts and strictly opposes evangelism and outreach. 

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