Bahnar in Vietnam

Joshua Project has identified the Bahnar only in Vietnam





Largest Religion

Main Language


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People Name General Bahnar
People Name in Country Bahnar
Population in Vietnam 189,000
World Population 189,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Ba-na, Bonom, Kontum
Affinity Bloc Southeast Asian Peoples
People Cluster Mon-Khmer
People Name General Bahnar
Ethnic Code AUG03z
People ID 10570
Country Vietnam
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 18  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Gia Lai, Kon Tum, Binh Dinh, Phu Yen provinces, central highlands.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Ethnolinguistic map from University of Texas or other map

Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Bahnar Rengao
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Bahnar Rengao
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1952-1964)
New Testament Yes   (1977-2008)
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Sounds of Vietnam
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Bahnar

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 10.38 %)
14.00 %
Ethnic Religions
85.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
1.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
10.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
65.0 %
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