Tai Khun in Laos





Largest Religion

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People Name General Tai Khun
People Name in Country Tai Khun
Population in Laos 800
World Population 138,000
Countries 3
Progress Scale 1.2
Least-Reached Yes
Unengaged or Unknown Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Gon Shan, Hkun, Khoen, Khouen, Khuen, Khun Shan, Kween, Tai Khoen
Affinity Bloc Southeast Asian Peoples
People Cluster Tai
People Name General Tai Khun
Ethnic Code MSY49z
People ID 12111
Country Laos
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 21  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Khün sacred temple area..   Source:  Ethnologue 17th Edition

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Ethnolinguistic map from University of Texas or other map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Khun (800)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Khun 800
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1938)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)

Major Religion Percent
97.70 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 1.90 %)
2.30 %
Ethnic Religions
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0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %
Photo Source: Peoples of the Buddhist World, Paul Hattaway   Copyrighted ©   Used with permission
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