Bru in India


Population
248,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Bru
People Name in Country Bru
Population in India 248,000
World Population 250,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 2
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Riang, Tikhak, Tripuri Riang, Tuikuk, ब्रू
People ID 17966
ROP3 Code 108370
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 15  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 4
Largest States
Tripura
(234,000)
Assam
(12,000)
Mizoram
(800)
Arunachal Pradesh
(500)
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 15  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 4
  Tripura (234,000)
  Assam (12,000)
  Mizoram (800)
  Arunachal Pradesh (500)
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Kok Borok (209,000 speakers)
Language Code trp   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 26
Secondary Languages
(only 15 largest shown)
Bengali
(11,000)
Riang
(6,500)
Naga, Inpui: Naga, Kabui
(6,100)
Assamese
(1,900)
Chin, Falam
(400)
Hindi
(200)
Mizo
(100)
English
(40)
Magahi
(40)
Odia
(20)
Koch
(10)
Kurux
(10)
Garo Nepali Tamil
People Groups Speaking Kok Borok
Primary Language Kok Borok (209,000 speakers)
Language Code trp   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 26
Secondary Languages (only 15 largest shown)
  Bengali (11,000)
  Riang (6,500)
  Naga, Inpui: Naga, Kabui (6,100)
  Assamese (1,900)
  Chin, Falam (400)
  Hindi (200)
  Mizo (100)
  English (40)
  Magahi (40)
  Odia (20)
  Koch (10)
  Kurux (10)
  Garo (10)
  Nepali (10)
  Tamil (10)
People Groups Speaking Kok Borok

Primary Language:  Kok Borok

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1959-1983)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (1976)
Bible-Complete Yes   (1998)
Possible Print Bibles
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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 Kok Borok
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
2.09 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
16.58 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
80.78 %
Islam
0.47 %
Non-Religious
Unknown
Other / Small
0.01 %
Unknown
0.07 %
Photo Source Anonymous 
Map Source Anonymous  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
Religion Values * From India census data.  Current values may differ.


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