Thu Lao in Vietnam

Joshua Project has identified the Thu Lao only in Vietnam






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People Name General Thu Lao
People Name in Country Thu Lao
Population in Vietnam 200
World Population 200
Countries 1
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Tày
Affinity Bloc Southeast Asian Peoples
People Cluster Mon-Khmer
People Name General Thu Lao
Ethnic Code AUG03z
People ID 19581
Country Vietnam
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 16  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Central and northeast, near China border, Cao Bàng, Lang Son, Hà Giang, Tuye Quang, Bác Thái, Quang Ninh, Hà Bac, Lam Dòng provinces; south in Tung Nghia and Song Mao. Possibly in Laos.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Thu Lao (200)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Thu Lao 200
For Primary Language: Thu Lao

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
None reported  
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
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Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
100.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
0.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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