Adi Dravida Christian in India

The Adi Dravida Christian have only been reported in India
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Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
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People Name General Adi Dravida Christian
People Name in Country Adi Dravida Christian
World Population 566,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 3
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Adi Dravidar, Chakkiliyan, Harijan, Madiga, Pariyar
People ID 21600
ROP3 Code
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 19
Largest States
(only 15 largest shown)
Tamil Nadu
488,000
Karnataka
74,000
Andhra Pradesh
1,900
Maharashtra
1,400
Delhi
400
Puducherry
300
Odisha
200
Gujarat
100
Jharkhand
90
West Bengal
70
Chhattisgarh
50
Assam
50
Andaman and Nicobar
50
Madhya Pradesh
40
Haryana
20
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 19
  Tamil Nadu 488,000
  Karnataka 74,000
  Andhra Pradesh 1,900
  Maharashtra 1,400
  Delhi 400
  Puducherry 300
  Odisha 200
  Gujarat 100
  Jharkhand 90
  West Bengal 70
  Chhattisgarh 50
  Assam 50
  Andaman and Nicobar 50
  Madhya Pradesh 40
  Haryana 20
Website South Asia Peoples

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Primary Language Tamil (36,000 speakers)
Language Code tam   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 8
Secondary Languages
Kannada
29,000
Telugu
5,100
Tulu
2,600
Konkani, Goan
400
English
100
Malayalam
Odia
Primary Language Tamil (36,000 speakers)
Language Code tam   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 8
Secondary Languages
  Kannada 29,000
  Telugu 5,100
  Tulu 2,600
  Konkani, Goan 400
  English 100
  Malayalam
  Odia
People Groups Speaking Tamil

Primary Language:  Tamil

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1714-1956)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1715-1998)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1727-2002)
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 Father's Love Letter
Audio Recordings General Ministry Resources
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Following Jesus (India, JF Project)
Film / Video General Ministry Resources
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Tamil
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Bible Visuals
General God's Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Mobile App Download Bible from Google Play Store
Text / Printed Matter Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Old Version Bible
Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
100.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
* Religion Values From latest India census data.  Current values may differ.