Chitara in India

The Chitara have only been reported in India
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Largest Religion
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People Name General Chitara
People Name in Country Chitara
World Population 8,800
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 1
Alternate Names Cheeta, Chita, Chitawadi, Chitoda, Gudchitrakar, Gudigar, चितरा
People ID 16614
ROP3 Code 111821
Country India
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 8
Largest States
Chhattisgarh
3,600
Odisha
2,200
Maharashtra
1,700
Rajasthan
700
Telangana
200
Madhya Pradesh
200
Gujarat
100
Karnataka
90
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country India
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 8
  Chhattisgarh 3,600
  Odisha 2,200
  Maharashtra 1,700
  Rajasthan 700
  Telangana 200
  Madhya Pradesh 200
  Gujarat 100
  Karnataka 90
Website South Asia Peoples

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Primary Language Chhattisgarhi (2,200 speakers)
Language Code hne   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 10
Secondary Languages
Odia
2,000
Hindi
1,900
Marathi
1,400
Dhundari
400
Konkani
400
Bengali
200
Marwari
100
Gujarati
100
Mewari
20
Primary Language Chhattisgarhi (2,200 speakers)
Language Code hne   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 10
Secondary Languages
  Odia 2,000
  Hindi 1,900
  Marathi 1,400
  Dhundari 400
  Konkani 400
  Bengali 200
  Marwari 100
  Gujarati 100
  Mewari 20
People Groups Speaking Chhattisgarhi

Primary Language:  Chhattisgarhi

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1904-1952)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (2005)
Bible-Complete No
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible stories in Chhattisgarhi
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Following Jesus (India, JF Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Chhattisgarhi
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Chhattisgarhi
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.06 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
99.94 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Photo Source Jaba Steen 
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
* Religion Values From latest India census data.  Current values may differ.