Miskito in Nicaragua



Population

218,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Miskito
People Name in Country Miskito
Population in Nicaragua 218,000
World Population 264,000
Countries 3
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Misquito, Mosquito, Nicaraguan Black
Country Nicaragua
Region Central and South America
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Zalaya Department, North Atlantic Autonomous Region (RAAN), from Pearl Lagoon to Black River, coast and lowlands; a concentration in Puerto Cabeza City; Prinzapolka, Tronquera, San Carlos (Río Coco), Waspam, Leimus, Bocana de Paiwas, Karawala, Sangnilaya,.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map



Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Miskito (218,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Miskito 218,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1889-1958)
New Testament Yes   (1905-1975)
Complete Bible Yes   (1999)
Audio Bible Online
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible stories in Miskito
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Miskito
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Miskitu Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Miskitu Bible
Text / Printed Matter Fathers Love Letter
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 4.00 %)
90.00 %
Ethnic Religions
5.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
5.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
15.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
25.0 %
Photo Source: Jim Palmer  
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