Bahnar in Vietnam

Joshua Project has identified the Bahnar only in Vietnam





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People Name General Bahnar
People Name in Country Bahnar
Population in Vietnam 192,000
World Population 192,000
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 16  (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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Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Bahnar Rengao
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Bahnar Rengao
For Primary Language: Bahnar

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1952-1964)
New Testament Yes   (1977-2008)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Jesus Film: view in Bahnar Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Sounds of Vietnam Audio Recordings
Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

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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