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Mizo in India


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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
143,000 Mizo Christianity 97.28 % 95.00 %   

Mizo in India

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Country: India
Continent: Asia
Region: South Asia
Persecution Rank:11 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Population in Country:143,000
Largest States:
Mizoram (132,000)Assam (4,100)
Manipur (2,100)Meghalaya (1,100)
West Bengal (800)Arunachal Pradesh (700)
Delhi (500)Maharashtra (400)
Tamil Nadu (200)Nagaland (200)
Total States on file:19
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Ethnolinguistic Map:University of Texas or other map
  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Mizo
People Name General: Mizo
Alternate People Names:
Chin BawmDholi
DuglaDuhlian Twang
Kuki ChinLukhai
ROP3 Code: 112994
Joshua Project People ID: 13161
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 143,000
Population all Countries: 162,000
Least-Reached: No
Affinity Bloc: Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster: Mizo-Lushai
People Name General: Mizo
Ethnic Code: MSY50m
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
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Primary Language: Mizo (139,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): lus    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Chin, Paite (1,200)Hmar (500)
Bengali (400)Hindi (400)
Naga, Mao (400)Chin, Hakha (200)
Kok Borok (200)English (200)
Chin, Thado (200)Chin, Falam (100)
Note: Only 10 largest secondary languages listed
Total Languages: 24
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.61 % 
Christianity97.28 %(Evangelical: 95.00 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism1.26 % 
Islam0.35 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.49 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant0.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic0.00 %
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 6   Greater than or equal to 10% Evangelical
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1898-1956
New Testament:
Complete Bible: 1959-1995
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 RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoGod's Story Video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Mizo
Text / Printed MatterBible: Mizo (Lushai) Bible
Text / Printed MatterBible: Old Version Bible
Text / Printed MatterFathers Love Letter
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
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Mizo in India

Global                 Global
  Affinity Bloc             Global  
People Cluster
    Mizo-Lushai     South Asia    
      Mizo India    
            People-by-Country (Profile)          
            Mizo in India          
      Religion Language  
      Christianity     Mizo  
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