Language:  Meitei Find language 

Estimated Global Speakers

1,928,000

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 Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Loi India 42,000 42,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 1
 Manipuri, Ponna Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 1,469,000 Hinduism 1.70 % 1.50 % 1
 Meitei Bangladesh 20,000 1,469,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 1
 Meitei India 1,438,000 1,469,000 Hinduism 1.07 % 29
Meitei (Manipur Muslim) India 198,000 198,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Meitei Bishnupriya India 1,300 1,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Meitei Kshatriya India 119,000 119,000 Hinduism 0.92 % 2
 Meitei Panan India 12,000 12,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Meitei Thanga India 118,000 118,000 Hinduism 0.95 % 2
Thoubalkonou India 1,600 1,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  10         10       43
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Aimol India 3,000 3,000 Christianity 98.39 % -
 Anal India 22,000 22,000 Christianity 98.17 % -
 Bhotia (Hindu traditions) India 114,000 114,000 Buddhism 4.90 % 2
 Bhotia Sikkim India 83,000 90,000 Buddhism 4.45 % 2
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) India 1,577,000 1,577,000 Hinduism 9.15 % -
 Chakhesang India 156,000 156,000 Christianity 99.27 % -
Chakma India 217,000 684,000 Buddhism 4.83 % 4
 Christian India 953,000 1,226,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Deori India 52,000 52,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 1
 Garo India 1,094,000 1,224,000 Christianity 95.60 % 80.00 % -
 Hmar India 98,000 98,000 Christianity 98.87 % -
 Illemei India 96,000 96,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
 Jew, South Asian India 6,000 7,700 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kharam India 1,100 1,100 Christianity 99.13 % -
 Khasi India 1,518,000 1,603,000 Christianity 83.53 % -
 Kom India 18,000 18,000 Christianity 98.93 % -
 Koren India 1,900 1,900 Christianity 99.04 % -
 Kuki Chin India 149,000 197,000 Christianity 91.05 % -
 Lamkang India 7,900 7,900 Christianity 95.18 % -
 Lotha India 177,000 177,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
Maring India 27,000 27,000 Christianity 97.88 % -
 Mizo India 144,000 163,000 Christianity 98.50 % 95.00 % -
Mizo Lushai India 563,000 565,000 Christianity 98.84 % 94.00 % -
 Naga India 19,000 19,000 Christianity 77.30 % -
 Naga Kacha India 66,000 66,000 Christianity 97.28 % -
Naga Poumai India 128,000 128,000 Christianity 99.00 % -
 Naga Tangkhul India 198,000 203,000 Christianity 98.08 % -
 Paite (Christian traditions) India 80,000 80,000 Christianity 98.76 % -
Paite Simte India 7,800 7,800 Christianity 98.61 % -
 Rabha India 369,000 371,000 Hinduism 5.26 % -
 Rongkup India 74,000 81,000 Buddhism 25.68 % -
 Rongmei India 99,000 99,000 Christianity 92.21 % -
 Santal India 7,514,000 8,212,000 Hinduism 5.00 % 150
Shabar India 529,000 529,000 Hinduism 9.07 % -
 Shaikh India 85,372,000 235,972,000 Islam 0.00 % 1707
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) India 7,669,000 7,760,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 153
 Thadou India 216,000 216,000 Christianity 97.89 % -
Thangal India 3,900 3,900 Christianity 97.62 % -
 Tiwa India 254,000 254,000 Hinduism 1.71 % 5
 Vaiphei India 46,000 53,000 Christianity 99.23 % -
 Zeliang India 104,000 104,000 Christianity 93.67 % -
 Zou India 25,000 92,000 Christianity 99.43 % -
  Totals:  42         9       2,025

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


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