Chiru in India

Joshua Project has identified the Chiru only in India
Population
10,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Chiru
People Name in Country Chiru
Population in India 10,000
World Population 10,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached No
Progress Scale 2
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names चीरू
People ID 16598
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 17  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file: 4
Largest States
Manipur (9,600) Nagaland (600) Assam (200)
Arunachal Pradesh (10)
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 17  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file: 4
Manipur (9,600) Nagaland (600)
Assam (200) Arunachal Pradesh (10)
Primary Language: Chiru (9,400 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: cdf   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages: 20
Secondary Languages:
Kom (100) Hmar (80) English (50)
Gangte (40) Naga, Liangmai (30) Naga, Mao (30)
Naga, Inpui: Naga, Kabui (20) Karbi (20) Juang
Hindi Chin, Thado Chin, Paite
Naga, Wancho Naga, Chang Chin, Mara: Lakher
Vaiphei Bengali Assamese
Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken
Primary Language: Chiru (9,400 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: cdf   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 20
Secondary Languages:
Kom (100) Hmar (80)
English (50) Gangte (40)
Naga, Liangmai (30) Naga, Mao (30)
Naga, Inpui: Naga, Kabui (20) Karbi (20)
Juang (10) Hindi (0)
Chin, Thado (0) Chin, Paite (0)
Naga, Wancho (0) Naga, Chang (0)
Chin, Mara: Lakher (0) Vaiphei (0)
Bengali (0) Assamese (0)
Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken (0)
Primary Language: Chiru

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Christianity

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.01 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
98.26 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.62 %
Islam
0.11 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
1.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
Unknown
Independent
Unknown
Orthodox
Unknown
Other Christian
Unknown
Protestant
Unknown
Roman Catholic
Unknown
Photo Source: Charles Keen  
Map Source: Joshua Project / Global Mapping International  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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