Lushai, Mizo in Myanmar (Burma)





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People Name General Mizo
People Name in Country Lushai, Mizo
Population in Myanmar (Burma) 19,000
World Population 484,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.2
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 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 Chin state, northwest Falam Township.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Mizo: Tlau (19,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Mizo: Tlau 19,000
For Primary Language: Mizo

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1898-1956)
New Testament Yes   (1916-1986)
Complete Bible Yes   (1959-1995)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Mizo (Lushai) Bible Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Old Version Bible Text / Printed Matter
Fathers Love Letter Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Mizo Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Text / Printed Matter
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
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 45.00 %)
90.00 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
12.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
85.0 %
Roman Catholic
3.0 %
Photo Source: Gerald Roberts  
Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl  
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