Sinhalese in India



Population

3,750

Christian

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Sinhalese
People Name in Country Sinhalese
Population in India 3,800
World Population 10,381,000
Countries 19
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Unengaged or Unknown Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Cingalese, Singalese, Singhalese, Sinhala
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster Sinhala
People Name General Sinhalese
Ethnic Code CNN25q
People ID 14196
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 28  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file:  17  (up to 20 largest shown)
Delhi (1,400) Tamil Nadu (800) Maharashtra (600) Kerala (400)
Gujarat (200) Andaman and Nicobar (200) Andhra Pradesh (90) Karnataka (60)
Jharkhand (60) West Bengal (60) Chhattisgarh (50) Himachal Pradesh (30)
Pondicherry (30) Madhya Pradesh (20) Telangana (20) Uttarakhand (10)
Tripura (0)
Total States on file:  17  (up to 20 largest shown)
Delhi (1,400) Tamil Nadu (800)
Maharashtra (600) Kerala (400)
Gujarat (200) Andaman and Nicobar (200)
Andhra Pradesh (90) Karnataka (60)
Jharkhand (60) West Bengal (60)
Chhattisgarh (50) Himachal Pradesh (30)
Pondicherry (30) Madhya Pradesh (20)
Telangana (20) Uttarakhand (10)
Tripura (0)

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Sinhala (3,800)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Sinhala 3,800
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1739-1966)
New Testament Yes   (1776-1991)
Complete Bible Yes   (1823-1982)
Audio Bible Online
Format Resource
Audio Recordings General Ministry Resources
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Sinhala
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible-in-Your-Language
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
100.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Photo Source: Sally Cawthra, London, England  
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