Christian in India


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People Name General Christian
People Name in Country Christian
Population in India 871,000
World Population 1,143,700
Total Countries 5
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 3
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names क्रिस्चियन अनस्पेसिफाइड
People ID 16961
ROP3 Code 112266
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 36
Largest States
(only 15 largest shown)
Tamil Nadu
98,000
Odisha
89,000
West Bengal
81,000
Jharkhand
64,000
Karnataka
60,000
Maharashtra
58,000
Assam
55,000
Andaman and Nicobar
45,000
Gujarat
37,000
Delhi
34,000
Punjab
33,000
Meghalaya
29,000
Kerala
26,000
Uttar Pradesh
21,000
Andhra Pradesh
20,000
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 36  (only 20 largest shown)
  Tamil Nadu 98,000
  Odisha 89,000
  West Bengal 81,000
  Jharkhand 64,000
  Karnataka 60,000
  Maharashtra 58,000
  Assam 55,000
  Andaman and Nicobar 45,000
  Gujarat 37,000
  Delhi 34,000
  Punjab 33,000
  Meghalaya 29,000
  Kerala 26,000
  Uttar Pradesh 21,000
  Andhra Pradesh 20,000
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Hindi (120,000 speakers)
Language Code hin   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 147
Secondary Languages
(only 15 largest shown)
Tamil
96,000
Bengali
81,000
Telugu
68,000
Punjabi, Eastern
61,000
Odia
58,000
Assamese
51,000
Kannada
51,000
English
42,000
Malayalam
34,000
Marathi
31,000
Gujarati
26,000
Andaman Creole Hindi
17,000
Khasi
12,000
Konkani, Goan
12,000
Chhattisgarhi
8,400
Other People Groups Speaking Hindi
Primary Language Hindi (120,000 speakers)
Language Code hin   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 147
Secondary Languages (only 15 largest shown)
  Tamil 96,000
  Bengali 81,000
  Telugu 68,000
  Punjabi, Eastern 61,000
  Odia 58,000
  Assamese 51,000
  Kannada 51,000
  English 42,000
  Malayalam 34,000
  Marathi 31,000
  Gujarati 26,000
  Andaman Creole Hindi 17,000
  Khasi 12,000
  Konkani, Goan 12,000
  Chhattisgarhi 8,400
People Groups Speaking Hindi

Primary Language:  Hindi

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1806-1962)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1811-1998)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1818-2000)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
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 Father's 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 Rivka (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video Ten Virgins (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video The Final Prodigal (Indigitube.tv)
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 %
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Map Source People Group Location: Omid. Other geography / data: GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project  
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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