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Raji in Nepal



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Map source: Omid / Joshua Project
Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
4,600 Raji Hinduism 2.38 % Unknown Not available Not available   

Raji in Nepal

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Country: Nepal
Continent: Asia
Region: South Asia
Persecution Rank:25 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Population in Country:4,600
Largest Provinces:
Bheri (2,000)Seti (2,000)
Narayani (200)Mechi (100)
Mahakali (100)Gandaki (70)
Bagmati (60)Rapti (40)
Kosi (20)Lumbini (20)
Total Provinces on file:11
Location in Country:Surkhet and Bardiya districts, Bheri Zone, and Kailali District in Seti Zone.
(Source: www.ethnologue.com)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Raji
People Name General: Raji
Alternate People Names:
Ban ManushBan Raja
Ban RajiBan Rawat
BanmariFaas
FansJanggali
RauteRawat
राज़ी
ROP3 Code: 108272
Joshua Project People ID: 14514
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 4,600
Population all Countries: 6,200
Least-Reached: Yes
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster: South Himalaya
People Name General: Raji
Ethnic Code: MSY50n
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Raji (3,800 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): rji    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Nepali (700)Bhojpuri (200)
Dotyali (70)
Total Languages: 4
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religions:
Buddhism2.57 % 
Christianity2.38 %(Evangelical: Data not available)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism95.05 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
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]   Few evangelicals and few who claim to be Christians. Little, if any, history of Christianity.
Least-Reached: Yes
GSEC Status:Level 1   Less than 2% Evangelical. Some evangelical resources available, but no active church planting within past 2 years
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: Help start a Bible Translation
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
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Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
 
 
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Raji in Nepal

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