Saora in Bangladesh






Largest Religion

Main Language


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People Name General Saora
People Name in Country Saora
Population in Bangladesh 1,200
World Population 1,016,000
Countries 3
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Unengaged or Unknown Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Dhokra, Dokra, Dravidian, Jora Malhar, Jora Savara, Kapusavara, Khokra, Khuttosavara, Madhuwala, Mahuwala, malar, Malhar, Malhor, Maliya Savara, Mallay, Maral, Modhuwala, savar, Savara, Savara Kapusavara, Savara Khotto, Savara Maliya, Savasanokoliva, Savasanoliva, Sawar, Sawara, Sawaria, Shabari, Soaramar
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster Oriya
People Name General Saora
Ethnic Code CNN25l
People ID 18023
Country Bangladesh
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 48  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Sylhet (1,000) Rajshahi (60)
Total States on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Sylhet (1,000) Rajshahi (60)
Languages & Dialects on file:  3  (up to 20 largest shown)
Savara (900) Sylheti (200) Bengali (20)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Savara 900 Sylheti 200
Bengali 20
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Translation Need Questionable
Format Resource
None reported  

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.91 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
98.18 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.91 %
0.00 %
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Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl  
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