Lushai, Mizo in Bangladesh






Largest Religion

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People Name General Mizo
People Name in Country Lushai, Mizo
Population in Bangladesh 1,200
World Population 424,000
Countries 3
Progress Scale 2.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Bawng, Bom, Chin Bawm, Dholi, Dugla, Duhlian Twang, Dulien, Hualngo, Kuki Chin, Lukhai, Lusago, Lusai, Lusei, Lushai, Lushei, Mahara, Muchi, Rishi, Sailau, Whelngo
Affinity Bloc Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster Mizo-Lushai
People Name General Mizo
Ethnic Code MSY50m
People ID 13161
Country Bangladesh
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 43  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Chittagong, Sylhet, Mizo Hills..   Source:
Total States on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Chittagong (100) Sylhet (100)
Total States on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Chittagong (100) Sylhet (100)
Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Mizo (1,200)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Mizo 1,200
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1898-1956)
New Testament Yes   (1916-1986)
Complete Bible Yes   (1959-1995)
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Mizo
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Mizo (Lushai) Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Old Version Bible
Text / Printed Matter Fathers Love Letter
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets

Major Religion Percent
19.30 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
71.05 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
9.65 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %
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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