Hayu in Nepal

The Hayu have only been reported in Nepal
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Largest Religion
Christian
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People Name General Hayu
People Name in Country Hayu
World Population 2,900
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed 1
Alternate Names हयु
People ID 16916
ROP3 Code 112214
Country Nepal
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 32  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 6
Largest States
Janakpur
2,600
Mechi
100
Sagarmatha
100
Bagmati
100
Gandaki
20
Kosi
10
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country Nepal
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 32  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 6
  Janakpur 2,600
  Mechi 100
  Sagarmatha 100
  Bagmati 100
  Gandaki 20
  Kosi 10
Website South Asia Peoples

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Primary Language Wayu (1,500 speakers)
Language Code vay   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 2
Secondary Languages
Nepali
1,500
Primary Language Wayu (1,500 speakers)
Language Code vay   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 2
Secondary Languages
  Nepali 1,500
People Groups Speaking Wayu

Primary Language:  Wayu

Bible Translation Status:  Translation Needed

Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
19.45 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
0.33 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
78.48 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
1.74 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Photo Source Anonymous 
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
* Religion Values From latest Nepal census data.  Current values may differ.