Karen, Gheko in Myanmar (Burma)


Joshua Project has identified the Karen, Gheko only in Myanmar (Burma)

Population

14,300

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Karen, Gheko
People Name in Country Karen, Gheko
Population in Myanmar (Burma) 14,000
World Population 14,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Gek'o, Gheko Karen
Affinity Bloc Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster Karen
People Name General Karen, Gheko
Ethnic Code MSY50g
People ID 11881
Country Myanmar (Burma)
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 23  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Yamethin District of Mandalay Division, Toungoo District of Bago Division, Thandaunggyi Township of north Kayin (Karen) state, Moby√® area of south Shan state.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Karen, Geko (14,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Karen, Geko 14,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 40.00 %)
75.00 %
Ethnic Religions
25.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
15.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
65.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
Map Source: Burma Issues  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
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