Niassan, Nias in Indonesia

Joshua Project has identified the Niassan, Nias only in Indonesia
Population
970,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Niassan, Nias
People Name in Country Niassan, Nias
Population in Indonesia 970,000
World Population 970,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Batu, Nias
People ID 13389
ROP3 Code 107311
Country Indonesia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 43  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Off west coast of Sumatra, Nias and Batu islands   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Country Indonesia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 43  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Off west coast of Sumatra, Nias and Batu islands.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Primary Language: Nias (970,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: nia   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Nias (970,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: nia   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Nias

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1874-1937)
New Testament Yes   (1892)
Complete Bible Yes   (1911)
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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 Jesus Film: view in Nias
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Nias Bible
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 17.00 %)
85.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
15.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
70.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
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