Niassan, Nias in Indonesia

Joshua Project has identified the Niassan only in Indonesia

Population

946,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Niassan
People Name in Country Niassan, Nias
Population in Indonesia 946,000
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Batu, Nias
Affinity Bloc Malay Peoples
People Cluster Batak-Nias of Sumatra
People Name General Niassan
Ethnic Code MSY44b
Country Indonesia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 47  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution rankinging, )
Location in Country Off west coast of Sumatra, Nias and Batu islands

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Nias (946,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Nias 946,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1874-1937)
New Testament Yes   (1892)
Complete Bible Yes   (1911)
Audio Bible Online
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Nias

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 10.00 %)
85.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
15.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
70.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
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