In 1999 eileen barker estimated that nrms, of which some but not all have been labelled as cults, number in the tens of thousands worldwide, most of it has been estimated that there are.
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Scholars have estimated that nrms now number in the tens of thousands worldwide, with most in asia and africa most have only a few members, some have thousands, and very few have more than.