Language:  Bishnupuriya Find language 

Estimated Global Speakers

129,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

2

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

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Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Bishnupriya Manipuri Bangladesh 12,000 98,000 Hinduism 0.46 % 1
 Bishnupriya Manipuri India 86,000 98,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 2
  Totals:  2         2       3
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Ansari Bangladesh 1,256,000 16,415,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 25
 Bhumij Bangladesh 29,000 1,145,000 Hinduism 3.12 % 1
 Binjhia Bangladesh 5,700 184,000 Hinduism 7.55 % -
 Brahmin Bangladesh 597,000 62,760,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
Chang India 64,000 64,000 Christianity 99.04 % -
 Christian Bangladesh 128,000 1,226,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Christian India 953,000 1,226,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 193,000 12,516,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Dholi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 52,000 58,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Garo Bangladesh 129,000 1,224,000 Christianity 51.38 % 15.00 % -
 Garo India 1,094,000 1,224,000 Christianity 95.60 % 80.00 % -
 Gond India 14,230,000 14,236,000 Hinduism 0.79 % 285
 Hajam Bangladesh 390,000 4,508,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Hmar India 98,000 98,000 Christianity 98.87 % -
 Ho Bangladesh 68,000 1,139,000 Hinduism 3.69 % 1
 Jhalo Malo Bangladesh 246,000 691,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 604,000 3,736,000 Hinduism 0.09 % 12
 Kaibartta Bangladesh 466,000 2,401,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,853,000 9,518,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 37
Kayastha Karan Bangladesh 185,000 658,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Kuki Chin India 149,000 197,000 Christianity 91.05 % -
Lohara Bangladesh 18,000 282,000 Hinduism 1.95 % 1
 Mahishya Bangladesh 703,000 10,338,000 Hinduism 0.90 % 14
 Mali (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 135,000 9,921,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Meena India 4,630,000 4,630,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 93
 Munda Bangladesh 142,000 3,808,000 Hinduism 10.62 % -
 Mundari India 26,000 26,000 Hinduism 3.76 % 1
 Naga India 19,000 19,000 Christianity 77.30 % -
 Namassej Bangladesh 3,314,000 8,350,000 Hinduism 0.51 % 66
 Namassej Chandel Bangladesh 2,952,000 4,447,000 Hinduism 0.53 % 59
 Oraon, Kurux Bangladesh 114,000 4,607,000 Hinduism 11.69 % -
 Patni (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 118,000 394,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,559,000 6,871,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 31
 Sangtam India 76,000 76,000 Christianity 99.27 % -
 Santal, Satar Bangladesh 642,000 8,212,000 Hinduism 9.49 % -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 643,000 1,659,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 13
Sunri Sadhubanik Bangladesh 305,000 566,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 213,000 634,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 147,000 19,029,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 3
 Tili Bangladesh 85,000 1,101,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Tipera India 629,000 754,000 Hinduism 8.31 % -
 Tipera, Kok Borok Bangladesh 125,000 754,000 Hinduism 8.00 % -
 Tiwa India 254,000 254,000 Hinduism 1.71 % 5
  Totals:  43         28       707

Item Code
Status
Ethnologue Code bpy
Written Yes
Bible Translation Portions

Language Alternate Names
Bishnupria
Bishnupria Manipuri
Bishnupriya
Bishnupriya Manipuri
Bishnupuriya
Bisna Puriya
Leimanai
Madai Gang
Madai Gang (Leimanai)
Ningthaunai
Rajar Gang
Rajar Gang (Ningthaunai)

Dialects
Bishnupria

Dialect Alternate Names
Bishnapria
Bishnapuri
Bishnapuria
Bishnupriya
Bisma Puriya
Kathe
Kathi
Manipuri
Meiteiron
Meithe
Meithei
Meithei: Bishnupuriya
Menipuri
Mitei
Mithe
Ponna

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1995
New Testament None Reported
Complete Bible None Reported

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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Bishnupuriya


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