Garo in India



Population

1,010,000

Christian

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Garo
People Name in Country Garo
Population in India 1,010,000
World Population 1,150,000
Countries 3
Progress Scale 2.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Achik, Garrow, Mande, Mandi
Affinity Bloc Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster Garo-Tripuri
People Name General Garo
Ethnic Code MSY50d
People ID 11826
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 21  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file:  13  (up to 20 largest shown)
Meghalaya (794,000) Assam (207,000) Tripura (12,000) West Bengal (5,400)
Nagaland (4,600) Arunachal Pradesh (500) Delhi (200) Mizoram (200)
Andaman and Nicobar (40) Manipur (40) Chandigarh (10) Punjab (10)
Himachal Pradesh (10)
Total States on file:  13  (up to 20 largest shown)
Meghalaya (794,000) Assam (207,000)
Tripura (12,000) West Bengal (5,400)
Nagaland (4,600) Arunachal Pradesh (500)
Delhi (200) Mizoram (200)
Andaman and Nicobar (40) Manipur (40)
Chandigarh (10) Punjab (10)
Himachal Pradesh (10)
Languages & Dialects on file:  69  (up to 20 largest shown)
Garo (888,000) Assamese (92,000) Bengali (20,000) Khasi (6,100)
Hindi (5,900) Oriya (2,400) Amri Karbi (1,900) English (1,000)
Kok Borok (600) Dimasa (500) Koch (500) Karbi (400)
Nepali (300) Bodo (300) Chin, Thado (200) Santhali (200)
Naga, Ao (100) Mizo (100) Adi (100) Marathi (70)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Garo 888,000 Assamese 92,000
Bengali 20,000 Khasi 6,100
Hindi 5,900 Oriya 2,400
Amri Karbi 1,900 English 1,000
Kok Borok 600 Dimasa 500
Koch 500 Karbi 400
Nepali 300 Bodo 300
Chin, Thado 200 Santhali 200
Naga, Ao 100 Mizo 100
Adi 100 Marathi 70

For Main Lanugage: Garo


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1887-2003)
New Testament Yes   (1894-1987)
Complete Bible Yes   (1924-1994)
Audio Bible Online
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Garo
Primary Religion: Christianity

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.06 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
89.12 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
4.92 %
Islam
0.04 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
5.85 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Photo Source: Gerald Roberts  
Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more

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