Veddah in Sri Lanka


Joshua Project has identified the Veddah only in Sri Lanka

Population

300

Christian

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Veddah
People Name in Country Veddah
Population in Sri Lanka 300
World Population 300
Countries 1
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Aetto, Beda, Vedda, Wanniyala, Wanniyala-Aetto
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster South Asian, other
People Name General Veddah
Ethnic Code AUG07
People ID 15778
Country Sri Lanka
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 44  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Eastern mountains, Badulla and Polonnaruwa districts..   Source:  www.ethnologue.com

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Veddah (300)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Veddah 300

For Main Lanugage: Veddah


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Translation Need Questionable
Resource Format
None reported  
Primary Religion: Other / Small

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
100.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

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