Mizo in India


Population
143,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Mizo
People Name in Country Mizo
Population in India 143,000
World Population 162,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Bawng, Bom, Chin Bawm, Dholi, Dugla, Duhlian Twang, Dulien, Hualngo, Kuki Chin, Lukhai, Lusago, Lusai, Lusei, Lushai, Lushei, Mahara, Muchi, Rishi, Sailau, Whelngo, मीज़ो
People ID 13161
ROP3 Code 112994
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 11  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 18
Largest States
(only 15 largest shown)
Mizoram
132,000
Assam
4,100
Manipur
2,100
Meghalaya
1,100
West Bengal
800
Arunachal Pradesh
700
Delhi
500
Maharashtra
400
Tamil Nadu
200
Nagaland
200
Uttar Pradesh
80
Chandigarh
40
Telangana
30
Himachal Pradesh
30
Bihar
20
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 11  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 18
  Mizoram 132,000
  Assam 4,100
  Manipur 2,100
  Meghalaya 1,100
  West Bengal 800
  Arunachal Pradesh 700
  Delhi 500
  Maharashtra 400
  Tamil Nadu 200
  Nagaland 200
  Uttar Pradesh 80
  Chandigarh 40
  Telangana 30
  Himachal Pradesh 30
  Bihar 20
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Mizo (139,000 speakers)
Language Code lus   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 24
Secondary Languages
(only 15 largest shown)
Chin, Paite
1,200
Hmar
500
Bengali
400
Hindi
400
Naga, Mao
400
Chin, Hakha
200
Kok Borok
200
English
200
Chin, Thado
200
Chin, Falam
100
Nepali
70
Khasi
60
Chin, Mara: Lakher
60
Tiwa
50
Assamese
40
Other People Groups Speaking Mizo
Primary Language Mizo (139,000 speakers)
Language Code lus   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 24
Secondary Languages (only 15 largest shown)
  Chin, Paite 1,200
  Hmar 500
  Bengali 400
  Hindi 400
  Naga, Mao 400
  Chin, Hakha 200
  Kok Borok 200
  English 200
  Chin, Thado 200
  Chin, Falam 100
  Nepali 70
  Khasi 60
  Chin, Mara: Lakher 60
  Tiwa 50
  Assamese 40
People Groups Speaking Mizo

Primary Language:  Mizo

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1898-1956)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1916-1986)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1959-1995)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon National Bible Societies
Forum of Bible Agencies World Bible Finder
Gospel Go World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Mizo
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Mizo (Lushai) Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Old Version Bible
Text / Printed Matter Fathers Love Letter
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.61 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 95.00 %)
97.28 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
1.26 %
Islam
0.35 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.49 %
Photo Source Gerald Roberts 
Map Source Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
* Religion Values From latest India census data.  Current values may differ.




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