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Barua in Bangladesh



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
11,000 Chittagonian Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Not available   

Barua in Bangladesh

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Country: Bangladesh
Continent: Asia
Region: South Asia
Persecution Rank:26 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Population in Country:11,000
Largest Provinces:
Chittagong (10,000)Rangpur (500)
Dhaka (100)Khulna (60)
Total Provinces on file:4
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Barua
People Name General: Barua
Alternate People Names:
बरुआ
ROP3 Code: 111524
Joshua Project People ID: 16382
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 11,000
Population all Countries: 12,000
Least-Reached: Yes
   
 
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: Bengali
People Name General: Barua
Ethnic Code: CNN25b
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Chittagonian (8,600 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): ctg    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Bengali (1,200)
Total Languages: 2
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Buddhism
Major Religions:
Buddhism94.25 % 
Christianity0.00 %(Evangelical: 0.00 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism5.75 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-ReligiousUnknown 
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
 
 
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]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsOral Bible stories in Chittagonian
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoGod's Story Video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Chittagonian
 
 
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Barua in Bangladesh

Peoples
               
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People Cluster
       
Region
   
    Bengali     South Asia    
     
People-Group-Across-Countries
   
Country
   
      Barua Bangladesh    
            People-by-Country (Profile)          
            Barua in Bangladesh          
      Religion Language  
      Buddhism     Chittagonian  
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