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Goan Catholic in India



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
632,000 Konkani, Goan Christianity 100.00 % Unknown Not available   

Goan Catholic in India

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Country: India
Continent: Asia
Region: South Asia
Persecution Rank:15 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Population in Country:632,000
Largest States:
Goa (348,000)Maharashtra (165,000)
Karnataka (75,000)Tamil Nadu (14,000)
Delhi (8,600)Kerala (7,600)
Gujarat (6,200)Madhya Pradesh (1,800)
West Bengal (700)Andaman and Nicobar Islands (600)
Total States on file:26
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Goan Catholic
People Name General: Goanese
Alternate People Names:
गॉआनएसए
ROP3 Code: 104844
Joshua Project People ID: 16842
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 632,000
Population all Countries: 708,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: Marathi-Konkani
People Name General: Goanese
Ethnic Code: CNN25d
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Konkani, Goan (551,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): gom    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
English (23,000)Marathi (14,000)
Konkani (9,800)Indo-Portuguese (5,500)
Kannada (5,400)Malayalam (1,700)
Tulu (1,100)Korlai Creole Portuguese (1,000)
Gujarati (100)
Total Languages: 10
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity100.00 %(Evangelical: Data not available)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
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)
   
 
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Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 6   Greater than or equal to 10% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1821-1966
New Testament:
1818-1999
Complete Bible: 2006
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 Scripture / Portions
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Konkani, Goan
Film / VideoMy Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / VideoStory of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
GeneralGods Simple Plan
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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Goan Catholic in India

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