Karen, Eastern Kayah in Myanmar (Burma)



Population

8,920

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


The Kayah

Source Asia Harvest
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People Name General Karen, Eastern Kayah
People Name in Country Karen, Eastern Kayah
Population in Myanmar (Burma) 8,900
World Population 27,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Eastern Kayah, Red Karen
Affinity Bloc Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster Karen
People Name General Karen, Eastern Kayah
Ethnic Code MSY50g
People ID 14532
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 Kayah state.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Kayah, Eastern (8,900)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kayah, Eastern 8,900

For Main Lanugage: Kayah, Eastern


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 18.00 %)
27.00 %
Ethnic Religions
73.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
4.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
80.0 %
Roman Catholic
16.0 %
Photo Source: Peoples of the World Foundation   Copyrighted ©   Used with permission
Map Source: Burma Issues  
Video Source: Asia Harvest
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more

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