Portuguese in India


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Main Language
Largest Religion
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People Name General Portuguese
People Name in Country Portuguese
Population in India 1,400
World Population 17,752,800
Total Countries 47
Indigenous No
Unreached No
Progress Scale 3
Alternate Names Branco, Brazilian, Firingi, Portuguese Jew, पोर्चुगीज़
People ID 14449
ROP3 Code 108129
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 15
Largest States
Goa
400
Maharashtra
300
Karnataka
100
Gujarat
100
Tamil Nadu
100
Kerala
90
Telangana
60
Delhi
60
West Bengal
50
Daman and Diu
20
Dadra and Nagar Have
10
Puducherry
10
Bihar
10
Punjab
10
Jharkhand
10
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 15
  Goa 400
  Maharashtra 300
  Karnataka 100
  Gujarat 100
  Tamil Nadu 100
  Kerala 90
  Telangana 60
  Delhi 60
  West Bengal 50
  Daman and Diu 20
  Dadra and Nagar Have 10
  Puducherry 10
  Bihar 10
  Punjab 10
  Jharkhand 10
Website South Asia Peoples

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Primary Language Indo-Portuguese (1,400 speakers)
Language Code idb   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Other People Groups Speaking Indo-Portuguese
Primary Language Indo-Portuguese (1,400 speakers)
Language Code idb   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Indo-Portuguese

Primary Language:  Indo-Portuguese

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1819-1851)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1826-1852)
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
None reported  
Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
100.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Photo Source Diogo Mendes 
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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