Illemei in India

The Illemei have only been reported in India
Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
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People Name General Illemei
People Name in Country Illemei
Population in India 96,000
World Population 96,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 3
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Imemei, Mao, Mao Naga, Memi, Spowama, इल्लेमे
People ID 17451
ROP3 Code 112856
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 7
Largest States
Manipur
95,000
Nagaland
500
Meghalaya
300
Assam
300
Delhi
70
Chandigarh
10
Arunachal Pradesh
10
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 7
  Manipur 95,000
  Nagaland 500
  Meghalaya 300
  Assam 300
  Delhi 70
  Chandigarh 10
  Arunachal Pradesh 10
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Naga, Mao (94,000 speakers)
Language Code nbi   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 16
Secondary Languages
(only 15 largest shown)
Naga, Maram
600
Naga, Khezha
500
Meitei
200
Hindi
200
Chin, Thado
90
Naga, Tangkhul
40
English
40
Naga, Inpui: Naga, Kabui
30
Nepali
20
Khandesi Kodava Naga, Liangmai
Mizo Naga, Yimchungru: Tikhir Zo
Other People Groups Speaking Naga, Mao
Primary Language Naga, Mao (94,000 speakers)
Language Code nbi   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 16
Secondary Languages (only 15 largest shown)
  Naga, Maram 600
  Naga, Khezha 500
  Meitei 200
  Hindi 200
  Chin, Thado 90
  Naga, Tangkhul 40
  English 40
  Naga, Inpui: Naga, Kabui 30
  Nepali 20
  Khandesi 10
  Kodava 10
  Naga, Liangmai 0
  Mizo 0
  Naga, Yimchungru: Tikhir 0
  Zo 0
People Groups Speaking Naga, Mao

Primary Language:  Naga, Mao

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1945-1947)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1960-2001)
Bible-Complete Yes  (2001)
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)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Naga, Mao
Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.14 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
99.22 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.21 %
Islam
0.26 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.01 %
Unknown
0.16 %
Photo Source Copyrighted © 2018  Isudas  All rights reserved.  Used with permission
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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