Language:  Bishnupuriya

Estimated Global Speakers

160,000

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 Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Bishnupriya Manipuri Bangladesh 18,000 120,000 Hinduism 0.20 % 1
 Bishnupriya Manipuri India 102,000 120,000 Hinduism 0.99 % 2
  Totals:  2           2     3
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Bhumij Bangladesh 34,000 1,340,000 Hinduism 1.12 % 1
 Binjhia Bangladesh 6,500 215,000 Hinduism 2.04 % 1
 Brahmin unspecified Bangladesh 237,000 34,394,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Chang India 76,000 76,000 Christianity 98.94 % -
 Christian India 1,467,000 2,109,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Christian Bangladesh 293,000 2,109,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 149,000 12,659,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Dholi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 60,000 67,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Garo (A-chik Mande) India 1,277,000 1,372,000 Christianity 95.60 % -
 Gond unspecified India 9,939,000 9,949,000 Hinduism 0.92 % 199
 Hajam Bangladesh 547,000 5,069,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
 Hmar India 114,000 114,000 Christianity 98.87 % -
 Ho Bangladesh 93,000 1,345,000 Hinduism 2.24 % 2
 Jhalo Malo Bangladesh 213,000 683,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 4
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 614,000 4,338,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 12
Kaibartta Jalia Bangladesh 243,000 770,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 5
 Kaibartta unspecified Bangladesh 243,000 1,862,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 5
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,445,000 8,468,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 29
 Kayastha Karan Bangladesh 249,000 872,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 5
 Kuki Chin India 157,000 314,000 Christianity 91.08 % -
Lohara Bangladesh 29,000 339,000 Hinduism 0.66 % 1
 Mahishya Bangladesh 716,000 12,293,000 Hinduism 0.95 % 14
 Mali (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 172,000 12,444,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Meena India 5,411,000 5,411,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 108
 Mundari India 30,000 30,000 Hinduism 5.23 % -
 Naga India 22,000 22,000 Christianity 77.37 % -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 619,000 4,402,000 Hinduism 0.54 % 12
 Namassej Chandel Bangladesh 2,085,000 3,759,000 Hinduism 0.59 % 42
 Patni (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 137,000 401,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Pod Bangladesh 29,000 3,511,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,540,000 6,599,000 Hinduism 0.64 % 31
 Sangtam India 89,000 89,000 Christianity 99.24 % -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 346,000 1,082,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Sunri Sadhubanik Bangladesh 243,000 563,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 182,000 676,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 152,000 22,468,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Tili Bangladesh 73,000 1,329,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tipera India 800,000 943,000 Hinduism 8.52 % -
 Tiwa India 298,000 298,000 Hinduism 1.71 % 6
  Totals:  39           29     524

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

Dialects
Bishnupria
Madai Gang
Rajar Gang

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


Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1995-2011
New Testament None Reported
Complete Bible None Reported

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