Malto in India


Population
190,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Malto
People Name in Country Malto
Population in India 190,000
World Population 226,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 2
Alternate Names Kumarbhag, Mal Paharia, Malpaharia, Malti, मलटो
People ID 17434
ROP3 Code 112837
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 15  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 10
Largest States
Jharkhand
(124,000)
West Bengal
(53,000)
Bihar
(6,000)
Assam
(6,000)
Odisha
(200)
Meghalaya
(200)
Arunachal Pradesh
(100)
Chhattisgarh
(90)
Andaman and Nicobar
(60)
Tripura
(50)
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 15  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 10
  Jharkhand (124,000)
  West Bengal (53,000)
  Bihar (6,000)
  Assam (6,000)
  Odisha (200)
  Meghalaya (200)
  Arunachal Pradesh (100)
  Chhattisgarh (90)
  Andaman and Nicobar (60)
  Tripura (50)
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Santhali (90,000 speakers)
Language Code sat   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 36
Secondary Languages
(only 15 largest shown)
Bengali
(42,000)
Hindi
(33,000)
Mal Paharia
(8,300)
Assamese
(1,800)
Munda
(800)
Sadri
(600)
Kurux
(400)
Nepali
(300)
Bareli, Rathwi
(300)
Gujarati
(200)
Ho
(200)
Marathi
(200)
Magahi
(200)
Naga, Ao
(200)
Odia
(200)
People Groups Speaking Santhali
Primary Language Santhali (90,000 speakers)
Language Code sat   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 36
Secondary Languages (only 15 largest shown)
  Bengali (42,000)
  Hindi (33,000)
  Mal Paharia (8,300)
  Assamese (1,800)
  Munda (800)
  Sadri (600)
  Kurux (400)
  Nepali (300)
  Bareli, Rathwi (300)
  Gujarati (200)
  Ho (200)
  Marathi (200)
  Magahi (200)
  Naga, Ao (200)
  Odia (200)
People Groups Speaking Santhali

Primary Language:  Santhali

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1868-1989)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (1887-1962)
Bible-Complete Yes   (1914-2005)
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Enlightened Heart (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Santhali
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.01 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
6.30 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
88.41 %
Islam
0.27 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.05 %
Unknown
4.96 %
Map Source Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
Religion Values * From India census data.  Current values may differ.


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