Language:  Nyishi Find language 

Estimated Global Speakers

287,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

5

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 *
 Bangni India 700 700 Christianity 45.01 % -
Nishang India 2,900 2,900 Christianity 63.93 % -
 Nissi India 39,000 39,000 Christianity 53.14 % -
Nyishi India 250,000 250,000 Christianity 62.09 % -
Pailibo India 1,200 1,200 Christianity 70.94 % -
  Totals:  5           0     0
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Adi India 68,000 72,000 Unknown 21.03 % -
Adi Gallong India 17,000 17,000 Unknown 40.08 % -
 Adi Minyong India 24,000 24,000 Unknown 17.76 % -
Adi Padam India 13,000 13,000 Unknown 30.11 % -
 Aka India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 26.85 % -
 Bhil India 16,673,000 17,130,000 Hinduism 0.76 % 333
 Christian India 1,203,000 1,516,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Galong India 80,000 80,000 Unknown 27.45 % -
 Garo India 1,084,000 1,211,000 Christianity 95.60 % -
 Hill Miri India 200 200 Unknown 19.39 % -
 Idu India 32,000 42,000 Hinduism 5.25 % -
 Miri India 680,000 680,000 Hinduism 1.16 % 14
Nocte India 38,000 38,000 Christianity 63.17 % -
Padam India 1,600 1,600 Unknown 34.44 % -
Parja India 485,000 485,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 10
Pasi India 1,000 1,000 Unknown 10.38 % -
 Puroik India 4,300 4,800 Unknown 45.18 % -
 Santal India 7,532,000 8,212,000 Hinduism 5.77 % -
 Saora India 970,000 973,000 Hinduism 16.71 % -
 Sherdukpen India 3,500 3,700 Buddhism 0.74 % 1
Simong India 2,600 2,600 Unknown 40.87 % -
Tagin Bangni India 600 600 Unknown 15.71 % -
Tangsa Moglum India 2,600 2,600 Unknown 20.94 % -
Tangsa Ngimong India 100 100 Christianity 86.79 % -
 Tanu India 43,000 43,000 Unknown 21.66 % -
  Totals:  25           4     358

Language Alternate Names
Bangni
Dafla
Daphla
Lel
Nil
Nishi
Nisi
Nissi
Nyising

Dialects
Aka Lel
Bangni
East Kameng
Nishang

Dialect Alternate Names
Bangni
Dafla
Daphla
Lel
Nishang
Nishi
Nisi
Nissi
Nyishi
Nyishi: East Kameng
Nyising

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1957-1982
New Testament 2002
Complete Bible 2016

Online / Mobile App Bibles
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Nyishi
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Nyishi