Nissi in India


Joshua Project has identified the Nissi only in India

Population

124,000

Christian

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Nissi
People Name in Country Nissi
Population in India 124,000
World Population 124,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 2.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Dafla, Nishang, Nishi, Nyishi
Affinity Bloc Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster Adi
People Name General Nissi
Ethnic Code MSY50z
People ID 17783
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 21  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file:  7  (up to 20 largest shown)
Arunachal Pradesh (116,000) Assam (8,000) Delhi (90) Meghalaya (70)
Manipur (50) West Bengal (40) Nagaland (20)
Total States on file:  7  (up to 20 largest shown)
Arunachal Pradesh (116,000) Assam (8,000)
Delhi (90) Meghalaya (70)
Manipur (50) West Bengal (40)
Nagaland (20)
Languages & Dialects on file:  21  (up to 20 largest shown)
Nyishi (120,000) Assamese (1,000) Adi (400) Hindi (400)
Naga, Nocte (80) Bengali (20) Bodo (20) Garo (20)
Nepali (20) Naga, Tase (10) English Mising
Karbi Santhali Naga, Ao Anal
Monpa, Tawang Malayalam Kashmiri Bhili
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Nyishi 120,000 Assamese 1,000
Adi 400 Hindi 400
Naga, Nocte 80 Bengali 20
Bodo 20 Garo 20
Nepali 20 Naga, Tase 10
English 10 Mising 10
Karbi 0 Santhali 0
Naga, Ao 0 Anal 0
Monpa, Tawang 0 Malayalam 0
Kashmiri 0 Bhili 0

For Main Lanugage: Nyishi


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1957-1982)
New Testament Yes   (2002)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Jesus Film: view in Nisi Film / Video
Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.03 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
37.51 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
25.89 %
Islam
0.01 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
36.57 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Photo Source: Rev. T. Kampu  
Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl  
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