Shan in India

The Shan have only been reported in India
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Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
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* From latest India census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.

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People Name General Shan
People Name in Country Shan
Pronunciation Shahn
World Population 1,700
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group No
Pioneer Workers Needed 1
Alternate Names शान
People ID 19740
ROP3 Code 115810
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 3
Largest States
Assam
1,600
Meghalaya
70
Andaman and Nicobar
10
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 3
  Assam 1,600
  Meghalaya 70
  Andaman and Nicobar 10
Website South Asia Peoples

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Primary Language Shan (1,700 speakers)
Language Code shn   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Shan (1,700 speakers)
Language Code shn   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Shan

Primary Language:  Shan

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1871-1995)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1882-1995)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1892-2002)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
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World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Indigitube.tv Video / Animation
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Shan
Film / Video Retaliate With Love
Film / Video The Gospel - Shan Animation
Film / Video The Way to Worship in God's House
General Shan Bible App
Text / Printed Matter Bible: The Holy Bible in Shan Common Language
Text / Printed Matter The Ancient Path (Shan)
Primary Religion: Buddhism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
79.65 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
1.20 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
19.15 %
* From latest India census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more

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