Hijda in India

Joshua Project has identified the Hijda only in India
Population
175,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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Global Prayer Digest: 2014-09-03
People Name General Hijda
People Name in Country Hijda
Population in India 175,000
World Population 175,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached Yes
Progress Scale 1
Alternate Names Brihannala, Chhaki, Fatada, Hijra, Khoja, Khojo, Khuna, Khunsa, Khusra, Kusra, Mukhamas, Mukhanna, Paraiya, Pavaiya, Pavaya, Sikhandi, Susra, हिजड़ा
People ID 16925
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: 8
Largest States
Maharashtra (162,000) Uttar Pradesh (6,300) Gujarat (3,000)
Bihar (2,600) Madhya Pradesh (500) Uttarakhand (500)
Rajasthan (200) Telangana (20)
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: 8
Maharashtra (162,000) Uttar Pradesh (6,300)
Gujarat (3,000) Bihar (2,600)
Madhya Pradesh (500) Uttarakhand (500)
Rajasthan (200) Telangana (20)
Primary Language: Hindi (72,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: hin   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages: 7
Secondary Languages:
Marathi (69,000) Urdu (15,000) Gujarati (7,300)
Konkani (4,300) Bhojpuri (100) Telugu (20)
Primary Language: Hindi (72,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: hin   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 7
Secondary Languages:
Marathi (69,000) Urdu (15,000)
Gujarati (7,300) Konkani (4,300)
Bhojpuri (100) Telugu (20)
Primary Language: Hindi

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1806-1962)
New Testament Yes   (1811-1998)
Complete Bible Yes   (1818-2000)
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Hindi Bible stories
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video A Beautiful Hope (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video A Pilgrimage (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Aasha - Hope (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Coconuts (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Creation to Christ (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Fathers Love Letter
Film / Video Following Jesus (India, JF Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Haqeeqat Episode 6 (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Hindi
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video Ten Virgins (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video The Final Prodigal (Indigitube.tv)
Primary Religion: Hinduism

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
90.18 %
Islam
9.82 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
Unknown
Independent
Unknown
Orthodox
Unknown
Other Christian
Unknown
Protestant
Unknown
Roman Catholic
Unknown
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Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl  
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