Chin, Zahao in India

Joshua Project has identified the Chin, Zahao only in India






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People Name General Chin, Zahao
People Name in Country Chin, Zahao
Population in India 14,000
World Population 14,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 2.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Chin, Yahow, Zahau, Zahua-Shimhrin
Affinity Bloc Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster Kuki-Chin-Naga
People Name General Chin, Zahao
Ethnic Code MSY50c
People ID 19754
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:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Mizoram (17,000)
Total States on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Mizoram (17,000)

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Languages & Dialects on file:  4  (up to 20 largest shown)
Kok Borok (18,000) Chin, Thado (1,500) Bengali (100) Mizo (60)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kok Borok 18,000 Chin, Thado 1,500
Bengali 100 Mizo 60
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1959-1983)
New Testament Yes   (1976)
Complete Bible Yes   (1998)
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Kok Borok
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets

Major Religion Percent
5.27 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
43.08 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
50.34 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
1.30 %
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more

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