Tai Laing in Myanmar (Burma)


Joshua Project has identified the Tai Laing only in Myanmar (Burma)

Population

114,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Tai Laing
People Name in Country Tai Laing
Population in Myanmar (Burma) 114,000
World Population 114,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 1.2
Least-Reached Yes
Unengaged or Unknown Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Southeast Asian Peoples
People Cluster Tai
People Name General Tai Laing
Ethnic Code MSY49z
People ID 20584
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 Kachin State, from Myitkyina to Barnaw township; Sagaing Division, Homalin township, along the Irrawaddy, Chindwin, and Uru rivers.   Source:  Ethnologue 17th Edition

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Tai Laing (114,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Tai Laing 114,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Film / Video Bamar Language Film

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
85.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.30 %)
1.00 %
Ethnic Religions
14.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
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