Poi in India

The Poi have only been reported in India
Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
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People Name General Poi
People Name in Country Poi
Population in India 49,000
World Population 49,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 3
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Lushai, पाय
People ID 17729
ROP3 Code 113185
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 10
Largest States
Mizoram
46,000
Meghalaya
800
Assam
500
Manipur
500
Nagaland
200
West Bengal
200
Tripura
200
Arunachal Pradesh
100
Maharashtra
50
Tamil Nadu
40
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 10
  Mizoram 46,000
  Meghalaya 800
  Assam 500
  Manipur 500
  Nagaland 200
  West Bengal 200
  Tripura 200
  Arunachal Pradesh 100
  Maharashtra 50
  Tamil Nadu 40
Website South Asia Peoples

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Primary Language Mizo (27,000 speakers)
Language Code lus   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 2
Secondary Languages
Bengali
10
Other People Groups Speaking Mizo
Primary Language Mizo (27,000 speakers)
Language Code lus   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 2
Secondary Languages
  Bengali 10
People Groups Speaking Mizo

Primary Language:  Mizo

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1898-1956)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1916-1986)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1959-1995)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
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World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Mizo
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Mizo (Lushai) Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Old Version Bible
Text / Printed Matter Father's Love Letter
Text / Printed Matter Multi-Language Media
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.04 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
99.71 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.23 %
Islam
0.01 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
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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