Language:  Meitei Find language 

Estimated Global Speakers

1,972,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

10

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

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 *
Loi India 87,000 87,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Manipuri, Ponna Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 1,493,000 Hinduism 1.70 % 1.50 % 1
 Meitei Bangladesh 20,000 1,493,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 1
 Meitei India 1,462,000 1,493,000 Hinduism 1.07 % 29
Meitei (Manipur Muslim) India 201,000 201,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Meitei Bishnupriya India 1,300 1,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Meitei Kshatriya India 121,000 121,000 Hinduism 0.92 % 2
 Meitei Panan India 12,000 12,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Meitei Thanga India 120,000 120,000 Hinduism 0.95 % 2
Thoubalkonou India 1,400 1,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  10           10     44
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Aimol India 3,000 3,000 Christianity 98.39 % -
 Anal India 23,000 23,000 Christianity 98.17 % -
 Bhotia India 116,000 116,000 Buddhism 4.90 % 2
 Bhotia Sikkim India 85,000 91,000 Buddhism 4.45 % 2
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) India 1,604,000 1,604,000 Hinduism 9.15 % -
 Brahmin India 59,861,000 63,721,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 1197
 Chakhesang India 160,000 160,000 Christianity 99.27 % -
Chakma India 220,000 679,000 Buddhism 4.83 % 4
 Christian India 1,022,000 1,295,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Deori India 53,000 53,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 1
 Garo India 1,112,000 1,239,000 Christianity 95.60 % -
 Haomei India 67,000 67,000 Christianity 97.28 % -
 Hmar India 99,000 99,000 Christianity 98.87 % -
 Illemei India 97,000 97,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
 Jew, South Asian India 6,100 7,000 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kharam India 1,200 1,200 Christianity 99.13 % -
 Khasi India 1,545,000 1,628,000 Christianity 83.53 % -
 Kom India 18,000 18,000 Christianity 98.93 % -
 Koren India 1,900 1,900 Christianity 99.04 % -
 Kuki Chin India 136,000 178,000 Christianity 91.24 % -
 Lamkang India 8,000 8,000 Christianity 95.18 % -
 Lotha India 180,000 180,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
Maring India 28,000 28,000 Christianity 97.88 % -
 Mizo India 146,000 165,000 Christianity 98.50 % -
Mizo Lushai India 574,000 576,000 Christianity 98.84 % -
 Naga India 19,000 19,000 Christianity 77.29 % -
 Naga Tangkhul India 201,000 206,000 Christianity 98.08 % -
 Paite (Christian traditions) India 81,000 81,000 Christianity 98.76 % -
Paite Simte India 8,000 8,000 Christianity 98.61 % -
Poumai India 130,000 130,000 Christianity 99.00 % -
 Rabha India 374,000 376,000 Hinduism 5.26 % -
 Rongkup India 76,000 83,000 Buddhism 25.68 % -
 Rongmei India 101,000 101,000 Christianity 92.21 % -
 Santal India 7,723,000 8,405,000 Hinduism 5.77 % -
Shabar India 538,000 538,000 Hinduism 9.07 % -
 Shaikh India 86,856,000 235,487,000 Islam 0.00 % 1737
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) India 7,823,000 7,911,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 156
 Thadou India 220,000 220,000 Christianity 97.89 % -
Thangal India 4,000 4,000 Christianity 97.62 % -
 Tiwa India 259,000 259,000 Hinduism 1.71 % 5
 Vaiphei India 47,000 55,000 Christianity 99.23 % -
 Zeliang India 106,000 106,000 Christianity 93.67 % -
 Zou India 25,000 92,000 Christianity 99.43 % -
  Totals:  43           9     3,105

Language Alternate Names
Chakpa
Hindu Meitei
Kathe
Kathi
Loi (Chakpa)
Manipuri
Manipuri Muslim
Meetei
Meeteilon
Meitei Manipuri
Meiteilon
Meiteiron
Meithe
Meithei
Menipuri
Mitei
Mithe
Panal
Panan
Pangal
Pangal (Manipuri Muslim)
Pangan (Pangal)
Pang-gan
Ponna

Dialects
Loi
Mahato
Manipuri
Pangal
Pangan
Pang-gal

Dialect Alternate Names
Bishnupria: Manipuri
Bishnupriya
Bishnupuriya
Bisna Puriya
Chakpa
Kathe
Kathi
Manipuri
Manipuri Muslim
Meitei: Pangal
Meiteilon
Meiteiron
Meithe
Meithei
Meithei: Bishnupuriya
Menipuri
Mitei
Mithe
Muslim
Panal
Panan
Pangal: Muslim
Ponna
Tsimpshean

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1820-1995
New Testament 1827-1996
Complete Bible 1984-2016

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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture / Portions
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Meitei
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Father's Love Letter
Text / Printed Matter Jesus Messiah comic book
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets