Nishang in India

Joshua Project has identified the Nishang only in India
Population
34,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
Progress Gauge

No profile text currently available. Profile suggestions welcome.

Joshua Project suggests the following outline:

  • Introduction / History
  • Where are they located?
  • What are their lives like?
  • What are their beliefs?
  • What are their needs?
  • Prayer Points

Submit a profile

People Name General Nishang
People Name in Country Nishang
Population in India 34,000
World Population 34,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 3
Alternate Names निशांग
People ID 17782
ROP3 Code 113246
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 15  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 15  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 1
  Arunachal Pradesh (34,000)
Website South Asia Peoples

No people group map currently available. Use the above button to submit a map.


Ethnologue Language Map
Ethnolinguistic map or other map

Primary Language Nyishi (32,000 speakers)
Language Code njz   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 14
Secondary Languages
Adi
(100)
Naga, Nocte
(90)
Hindi
(60)
Monpa, Tawang
(20)
Assamese English
Garo Naga, Tase: Tangsa Mising
Tibetan, Central Boro Deori
Nepali
People Groups Speaking Nyishi
Primary Language Nyishi (32,000 speakers)
Language Code njz   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 14
Secondary Languages
  Adi (100)
  Naga, Nocte (90)
  Hindi (60)
  Monpa, Tawang (20)
  Assamese (10)
  English (0)
  Garo (0)
  Naga, Tase: Tangsa (0)
  Mising (0)
  Tibetan, Central (0)
  Boro (0)
  Deori (0)
  Nepali (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)
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon National Bible Societies
Forum of Bible Agencies World Bible Finder
Gospel Go World Bibles
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
Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.28 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
52.55 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
2.88 %
Islam
0.34 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.01 %
Unknown
43.94 %
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
Religion Values * From India census data.  Current values may differ.


Copyright © 2017 Joshua Project.  A ministry of Frontier Ventures.