Rai in India


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People Name General Rai
People Name in Country Rai
World Population 730,100
Total Countries 4
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 2
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 3  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Jimdar, Khambu, Kirat-Rai, Majhi Kirant, Manjh-Kirant, राई
People ID 17925
ROP3 Code 113409
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 25
Largest States
(only 15 largest shown)
West Bengal
56,000
Assam
43,000
Sikkim
15,000
Meghalaya
3,200
Manipur
2,200
Jharkhand
1,200
Arunachal Pradesh
1,000
Madhya Pradesh
800
Mizoram
600
Bihar
500
Uttarakhand
400
Nagaland
400
Uttar Pradesh
300
Maharashtra
70
Andaman and Nicobar
70
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 25  (only 20 largest shown)
  West Bengal 56,000
  Assam 43,000
  Sikkim 15,000
  Meghalaya 3,200
  Manipur 2,200
  Jharkhand 1,200
  Arunachal Pradesh 1,000
  Madhya Pradesh 800
  Mizoram 600
  Bihar 500
  Uttarakhand 400
  Nagaland 400
  Uttar Pradesh 300
  Maharashtra 70
  Andaman and Nicobar 70
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Nepali (85,000 speakers)
Language Code npi   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 5
Secondary Languages
Marathi: Rai
20,000
Bengali
17,000
Assamese
2,100
Hindi
1,700
Primary Language Nepali (85,000 speakers)
Language Code npi   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 5
Secondary Languages
  Marathi: Rai 20,000
  Bengali 17,000
  Assamese 2,100
  Hindi 1,700
People Groups Speaking Nepali

Primary Language:  Nepali

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1850-1961)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1821-2010)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1914-2004)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
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)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Following Jesus (India, JF Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Nepali
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video New Way - Naya Goreto (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video
Film / Video Until We Met (Indigitube.tv)
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible: नेपाली - Nepali
Text / Printed Matter Bibles, Bible League
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter International Bible Society
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
1.05 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
12.91 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
57.49 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
28.45 %
Unknown
0.10 %
Photo Source Bethany World Prayer Center 
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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