Nishang in India

The Nishang have only been reported in India
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Largest Religion
Christian
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People Name General Nishang
People Name in Country Nishang
World Population 2,900
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 3
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names निशांग
People ID 17782
ROP3 Code 113246
Country India
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country India
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 1
  Arunachal Pradesh 2,900
Website South Asia Peoples

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Primary Language Nyishi (2,800 speakers)
Language Code njz   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 7
Secondary Languages
Adi
40
Hindi Naga, Tangshang: Tangsa
Monpa, Tawang Naga, Nocte Assamese
Primary Language Nyishi (2,800 speakers)
Language Code njz   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 7
Secondary Languages
  Adi 40
  Hindi 10
  Naga, Tangshang: Tangsa 0
  Monpa, Tawang 0
  Naga, Nocte 0
  Assamese 0
People Groups Speaking Nyishi

Primary Language:  Nyishi

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1957-1982)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (2002)
Bible-Complete Yes  (2016)
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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 Jesus Film: view in Nyishi
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Nyishi
Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.21 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
64.90 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
15.03 %
Islam
0.42 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.07 %
Unknown
19.37 %
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
* Religion Values From latest India census data.  Current values may differ.