Zeliang in India

The Zeliang have only been reported in India
Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
Progress Gauge
* From latest India census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.

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People Name General Zeliang
People Name in Country Zeliang
Population this Country 123,000
Population all Countries 123,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 3
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Hamei; Haomei; Jemi; Liangmei; Zelian; Zemei; Zemi; ज़ेलियांग
People ID 18357
ROP3 Code 113911
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 on file 11
Largest States
Nagaland
88,000
Assam
22,000
Manipur
11,000
Meghalaya
700
Mizoram
400
Delhi
200
Arunachal Pradesh
100
West Bengal
100
Madhya Pradesh
60
Chandigarh
30
Chhattisgarh
20
Districts Interactive map, listing and data download
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 11
  Nagaland 88,000
  Assam 22,000
  Manipur 11,000
  Meghalaya 700
  Mizoram 400
  Delhi 200
  Arunachal Pradesh 100
  West Bengal 100
  Madhya Pradesh 60
  Chandigarh 30
  Chhattisgarh 20
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Naga, Zeme (97,000 speakers)
Language Code nzm   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 31
Secondary Languages
(only 15 largest shown)
Naga, Liangmai
4,800
Naga, Tangkhul
600
Naga, Inpui: Naga, Kabui
300
English
200
Assamese
200
Naga, Angami
100
Naga, Ao
100
Hindi
90
Naga, Sumi
80
Naga, Chokri
80
Naga, Lotha
70
Naga, Southern Rengma
50
Naga, Mao
20
Mizo
20
Tibetan, Central
20
Primary Language Naga, Zeme (97,000 speakers)
Language Code nzm   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 31
Secondary Languages (only 15 largest shown)
  Naga, Liangmai 4,800
  Naga, Tangkhul 600
  Naga, Inpui: Naga, Kabui 300
  English 200
  Assamese 200
  Naga, Angami 100
  Naga, Ao 100
  Hindi 90
  Naga, Sumi 80
  Naga, Chokri 80
  Naga, Lotha 70
  Naga, Southern Rengma 50
  Naga, Mao 20
  Mizo 20
  Tibetan, Central 20
People Groups Speaking Naga, Zeme

Primary Language:  Naga, Zeme

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1928-1992)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1978-1992)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1992-2013)
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
World Bibles
Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
Virtual Storehouse
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Naga, Zeme
General Gospel resources links
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Naga, Zeme
Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.28 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
93.67 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
3.34 %
Islam
0.19 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.01 %
Unknown
2.52 %
* From latest India census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.
Photo Source Anonymous 
Map Source People Group data: Omid. Map geography: UNESCO / GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project.  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more