Karen, S'gaw, Paganyaw in Myanmar (Burma)

Population

1,750,000

Christian

53%

Evangelical

35%

Largest Religion

Main Language

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Country Myanmar (Burma)
Continent Asia
Region Southeast Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Location in Country Ayeyawaddy (Irrawaddy) delta area, Taninthayi (Tenasserim) Division, the Pegu range between Irrawaddy and Sittang rivers, east hills Kayin (Karen) state
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People Name General Karen, other
People Name in Country Karen, S'gaw, Paganyaw
ROP3 Code 108886
Joshua Project People ID 14881
Indigenous Yes
Population in Myanmar (Burma) 1,750,000
Least-Reached No
Alternate Names for People Group Paganyaw, Thai Paganyaw,
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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Karen, S'gaw: Panapu 1,750,000
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Affinity Bloc Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster Karen
People Name General Karen, other
Ethnic Code MSY50g
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Largest Religion Christianity
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
53%    ( Evangelical  35% )
Ethnic Religions
45.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
2.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
16.60%
Protestant
63.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.40%
Roman Catholic
20.00%
Photo Source: Karen Human Rights Group
Map Source: Burma Issues
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
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