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Akha in Thailand

Akha

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
58,000 Akha Christianity 90.00 % 2.00 %   

Akha in Thailand

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Country: Thailand
Continent: Asia
Region: Southeast Asia
10/40 Window: Yes
Location in Country:Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai, and Mae Hong Son provinces. 250 villages.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Akha
People Name General: Akha
Alternate People Names:
AdaAhka
AiniAk'a
AkaEkaw
GuokeHà Nhì
IkawIkho
IkorJeu-g'oe
KawKhako
KoKo Phen
ROP3 Code: 100185
Joshua Project People ID: 10223
Indigenous: No
Population in Country: 58,000
Population all Countries: 557,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster: Hani
People Name General: Akha
Ethnic Code: MSY50i
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Akha (58,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): ahk    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism5.00 % 
Christianity90.00 %(Evangelical: 2.00 %)
Ethnic Religions5.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent10.00 %
Protestant45.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic45.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a larger relative representation among all who claim to be Christians.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 6   Greater than or equal to 10% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1939-1991
New Testament:
1968-1987Audio
Complete Bible: 2001
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
 World Bible Finder
 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
Audio RecordingsOnline Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoGod's Story Video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Akha
Film / VideoStory of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
 
 
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Akha in Thailand

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      Akha Thailand    
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      Christianity     Akha  
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