Lahu in Myanmar (Burma)



Population

225,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


The Jungles of Southern Yunnan

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People Name General Lahu (La-hoo)
People Name in Country Lahu
Population in Myanmar (Burma) 225,000
World Population 579,000
Countries 5
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Black Lahu, Kaixien, La Hủ, Lahuna, Laku, Launa, Lohei, Luohei, Mooso, Muhso, Mussar, Musso, Mussuh, Mussur, Namen, Red Lahu, White Lahu
Affinity Bloc Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster Tibeto-Burman, other
People Name General Lahu (La-hoo)
Ethnic Code MSY50i
People ID 12949
Country Myanmar (Burma)
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 25  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Shan state, Kentung District.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Lahu (225,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Lahu 225,000
For Primary Language: Lahu

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1924-1962)
New Testament Yes   (1932-1962)
Complete Bible Yes   (1989)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Lahu Bible Text / Printed Matter
God's Story Video Film / Video
Jesus Film: view in Lahu Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project) Audio Recordings
World Missionary Press Booklets Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 43.00 %)
80.00 %
Ethnic Religions
20.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
19.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
1.0 %
Protestant
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
Photo Source: Anonymous  
Video Source: Asia Harvest
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