Nu in Myanmar (Burma)





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People Name General Nu (Noo)
People Name in Country Nu
Population in Myanmar (Burma) 800
World Population 14,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Anong, Anoong, Anu, A-Nung, Fuchye, Khupang, Kwingsang, Kwinpang, Lu, Lutze, Lutzu, Luzi, Noutzu, Nung, Nusu, Nu-tsu, Nutzu, Nuzi, Nuzu
Affinity Bloc Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster Hani
People Name General Nu (Noo)
Ethnic Code MSY50i
People ID 18646
Country Myanmar (Burma)
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 23  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Northeast Kachin State near China border, Myitkyina, Chipwi, and Tsawlaw townships. About 22 villages..   Source:  Ethnologue 17th Edition

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Nusu (800)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Nusu 800
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (2010)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 11.00 %)
17.00 %
Ethnic Religions
82.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
1.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %
Photo Source: Paul Noll  
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