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Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
Achang, Maingtha38,000Y20.00 %24.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsAchangP
Achang, Maingtha
M
Achang, Maingtha of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Akeu1,2003.00 %4.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAkeuP
Akeu
  
Akha218,000Y12.00 %16.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsAkhaP
Akha
 T
Anong11,000Y4.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAnongP
Anong
  
Asho Khyang168,000Y10.00 %15.00 %4 BuddhismChin, AshoP
Asho Khyang
M
Asho Khyang of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Bulang15,000Y0.80 %1.90 %1 BuddhismBlangP
Bulang
 T
Burmese31,146,000Y0.08 %0.35 %1 BuddhismBurmeseP
Burmese
M
Burmese of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Chak, Thet1,900Y0.20 %0.40 %1 BuddhismChakP
Chak, Thet
M
Chak, Thet of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Chakma, Daingnet28,0000.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismChakmaP
Chakma, Daingnet
M
Chakma, Daingnet of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Chaungtha182,000Y0.07 %0.10 %1 BuddhismRakhineP
Chaungtha
M
Chaungtha of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Chin, Anu-Hkongso5,000Y38.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityChin, Anu-HkongsoP
Chin, Anu-Hkongso
M
Chin, Anu-Hkongso of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Chin, Bawm700Y40.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityChin, BawmP
Chin, Bawm
M
Chin, Bawm of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Chin, Bualkhaw2,700Y60.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityChin, Bualkhaw   
Chin, Cho17,000Y20.00 %51.00 %5 ChristianityChin, MuunP
Chin, Cho
M
Chin, Cho of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Chin, Dai42,000Y60.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityChin, DaaiP
Chin, Dai
M
Chin, Dai of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Chin, Eastern Khumi14,000Y75.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityChin, Eastern KhumiP
Chin, Eastern Khumi
M
Chin, Eastern Khumi of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Chin, Falam76,000Y60.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityChin, FalamP
Chin, Falam
M
Chin, Falam of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Chin, Hakha134,000Y60.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityChin, HakhaP
Chin, Hakha
M
Chin, Hakha of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Chin, Kaang1,100Y90.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityChin, KaangP
Chin, Kaang
M
Chin, Kaang of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Chin, Khumi66,000Y44.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityChin, KhumiP
Chin, Khumi
M
Chin, Khumi of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Chin, Laitu17,000Y3.00 %25.00 %4 BuddhismChin, LaituP
Chin, Laitu
M
Chin, Laitu of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Chin, Lautu17,000Y30.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityChin, Lautu   
Chin, Mara26,000Y95.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityChin, MaraP
Chin, Mara
M
Chin, Mara of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Chin, Ngawn22,000Y60.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityChin, NgawnP
Chin, Ngawn
M
Chin, Ngawn of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Chin, Paite500Y50.00 %86.00 %5 ChristianityChin, PaiteP
Chin, Paite
M
Chin, Paite of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Chin, Senthang35,000Y40.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityChin, SenthangP
Chin, Senthang
M
Chin, Senthang of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Chin, Siyin13,000Y44.00 %84.00 %5 ChristianityChin, SiyinP
Chin, Siyin
M
Chin, Siyin of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Chin, Songlai8,100Y2.00 %10.00 %2 BuddhismChin, Songlai   
Chin, Sumtu16,000Y30.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityChin, Sumtu   
Chin, Tawr1,000Y80.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityChin, Tawr M
Chin, Tawr of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Chin, Tedim250,000Y44.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityChin, TedimP
Chin, Tedim
M
Chin, Tedim of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Chin, Thaiphum1,200Y50.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityChin, Thaiphum   
Chin, Zo53,000Y42.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityChin, ZotungP
Chin, Zo
M
Chin, Zo of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Danau126,000Y0.40 %0.50 %1 BuddhismDanauP
Danau
 T
Danu114,000Y0.50 %2.00 %1 BuddhismDanuP
Danu
M
Danu of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Dawei, Tavoyan454,000Y0.04 %0.10 %1 BuddhismTavoyanP
Dawei, Tavoyan
 T
Deaf405,000Y8.98 %2 BuddhismLanguage unknownP
Deaf
  
Derung200Y29.00 %56.00 %5 ChristianityDrungP
Derung
 T
Ekai6,000Y3.00 %3.00 %4 BuddhismChin, Ekai   
Eurasian, Anglo-Burmese55,00030.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityEnglishP
Eurasian, Anglo-Burmese
  
Gante6,500Y35.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityGangte   
Gujarati35,0000.41 %0.80 %1 HinduismGujaratiP
Gujarati
M
Gujarati of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Han Chinese, Cantonese74,0001.30 %2.00 %1 BuddhismChinese, YueP
Han Chinese, Cantonese
 T
Han Chinese, Hakka22,0001.40 %3.00 %1 BuddhismChinese, HakkaP
Han Chinese, Hakka
 T
Han Chinese, Mandarin973,0001.40 %2.00 %1 BuddhismChinese, MandarinP
Han Chinese, Mandarin
 T
Han Chinese, Min Nan72,0002.50 %4.00 %4 BuddhismChinese, Min NanP
Han Chinese, Min Nan
 T
Hindi130,000Y0.25 %0.70 %1 HinduismHindiP
Hindi
 T
Hmong Njua12,0001.00 %2.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsHmong NjuaP
Hmong Njua
M
Hmong Njua of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Hrangkhol9,200Y25.00 %35.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsHrangkhol   
Hui8,9000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamChinese, MandarinP
Hui
 T
Intha102,000Y0.07 %0.10 %1 BuddhismInthaP
Intha
M
Intha of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Kachin Jingpo1,015,000Y43.52 %64.00 %5 ChristianityJingphoP
Kachin Jingpo
M
Kachin Jingpo of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Kadu, Asak34,000Y3.50 %5.00 %4 BuddhismKadu M
Kadu, Asak of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Kanan10,000Y3.00 %5.00 %4 BuddhismKananP
Kanan
M
Kanan of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Karen, Bghai24,000Y18.00 %27.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsKaren, BweP
Karen, Bghai
M
Karen, Bghai of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Karen, Brek25,000Y36.00 %87.00 %5 ChristianityKayaw M
Karen, Brek of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Karen, Eastern Kayah8,900Y14.00 %20.00 %5 BuddhismKayah, EasternP
Karen, Eastern Kayah
M
Karen, Eastern Kayah of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Karen, Geba45,000Y20.00 %86.00 %5 ChristianityKaren, GebaP
Karen, Geba
M
Karen, Geba of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Karen, Gheko18,000Y40.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityKaren, Geko M
Karen, Gheko of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Karen, Kayah160,000Y20.00 %28.00 %5 BuddhismKayah, WesternP
Karen, Kayah
M
Karen, Kayah of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Karen, Lahta Zayein11,000Y3.50 %5.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLahtaP
Karen, Lahta Zayein
M
Karen, Lahta Zayein of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Karen, Manumanaw11,000Y45.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityKawyaw M
Karen, Manumanaw of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Karen, Mobwa4,500Y20.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityKaren, Mobwa   
Karen, Paku7,900Y22.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityKaren, Paku M
Karen, Paku of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Karen, Pwo Eastern1,161,000Y5.88 %30.00 %4 BuddhismKaren, Pwo Eastern M
Karen, Pwo Eastern of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Karen, Pwo Western207,000Y18.00 %42.00 %5 ChristianityKaren, Pwo Western M
Karen, Pwo Western of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Karen, S'gaw1,926,000Y41.17 %53.00 %5 ChristianityKaren, S'gawP
Karen, S'gaw
M
Karen, S'gaw of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Karen, Striped13,000Y15.00 %22.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsRiang Lai M
Karen, Striped of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Karen, Yinbaw11,000Y25.00 %32.00 %5 BuddhismYinbaw M
Karen, Yinbaw of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Karen, Yintale11,000Y0.00 %0.01 %1 BuddhismYintale M
Karen, Yintale of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Kawa, Vo7000.55 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsWa, VoP
Kawa, Vo
M
Kawa, Vo of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Kayan, Padaung144,000Y22.00 %30.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsKayanP
Kayan, Padaung
M
Kayan, Padaung of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Khampti, Khamti Shan8,900Y0.04 %0.10 %1 BuddhismKhamtiP
Khampti, Khamti Shan
M
Khampti, Khamti Shan of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Konyak2,200Y45.00 %83.00 %5 ChristianityNaga, KonyakP
Konyak
M
Konyak of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Kuki Chin40,000Y35.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityChin, ThadoP
Kuki Chin
M
Kuki Chin of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Lahu222,000Y43.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityLahuP
Lahu
  
Lahu Shi64,000Y5.00 %10.00 %4 BuddhismLahu ShiP
Lahu Shi
M
Lahu Shi of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Lao25,0000.90 %3.00 %1 BuddhismLaoP
Lao
 T
Lashi, Letsi34,000Y65.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityLacidP
Lashi, Letsi
M
Lashi, Letsi of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Lisu Yobin340,000Y52.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityLisuP
Lisu Yobin
M
Lisu Yobin of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Lisu, Black5,000Y40.00 %50.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsLisuP
Lisu, Black
  
Malay27,0000.02 %0.03 %1 IslamMalayP
Malay
M
Malay of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Malayali23,0007.00 %34.00 %4 HinduismMalayalamP
Malayali
M
Malayali of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Manipuri, Ponna11,0001.50 %1.70 %1 HinduismMeiteiP
Manipuri, Ponna
M
Manipuri, Ponna of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Manyuki20,000Y0.05 %0.05 %1 BuddhismShan  T
Maru, Laungwaw118,000Y7.00 %9.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLhao VoP
Maru, Laungwaw
 T
Matu, Nga La33,000Y44.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityChin, MatuP
Matu, Nga La
M
Matu, Nga La of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Mizo19,000Y45.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityMizoP
Mizo
M
Mizo of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Mok4,0000.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismMok   
Moken, Salon4,600Y0.04 %0.05 %1 Ethnic ReligionsMoken  T
Mon1,135,000Y0.82 %0.90 %1 BuddhismMonP
Mon
M
Mon of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Mro-Khimi83,000Y5.00 %7.40 %4 BuddhismMro-KhimiP
Mro-Khimi
M
Mro-Khimi of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Mru25,0000.40 %4.01 %1 BuddhismMruP
Mru
M
Mru of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Muak Sa-aak4,400Y10.00 %10.00 %4 BuddhismMuak Sa-aak  T
Naga Akyaung Ari1,200Y55.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityNaga, Akyaung Ari   
Naga Khiamniungan11,00018.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityNaga, KhiamniunganP
Naga Khiamniungan
M
Naga Khiamniungan of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Naga Kyan-Karyaw10,000Y55.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityNaga, Chen-Kayu   
Naga Lao1,100Y45.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityNaga, LaoP
Naga Lao
M
Naga Lao of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Naga Leinong8,600Y4.00 %25.00 %4 BuddhismNaga, Lainong  T
Naga Long Phuri2,100Y8.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityNaga, Long Phuri  T
Naga Makuri3,000Y40.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityNaga, MakuriP
Naga Makuri
M
Naga Makuri of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Naga Makyan4,500Y7.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityNaga, Paungnyuan M
Naga Makyan of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Naga Para1,600Y28.00 %65.00 %5 ChristianityNaga, JejaraP
Naga Para
M
Naga Para of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Naga Ponyo-Gongwang5,100Y4.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityNaga, Ponyo-Gongwang   
Naga Tangkhul4,700Y4.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityNaga, TangkhulP
Naga Tangkhul
M
Naga Tangkhul of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Naga Tangsa68,000Y45.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityNaga, Tangshang   
Naga, Kokak2,300Y60.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityNaga, Kokak   
Nepali, general293,0000.70 %1.00 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Nepali, general
M
Nepali, general of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Nu1,50011.00 %17.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsNusuP
Nu
  
Pa-O839,000Y0.30 %1.70 %1 BuddhismPa'oP
Pa-O
M
Pa-O of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Palaung, Pale291,000Y0.06 %0.10 %1 BuddhismPalaung, RuchingP
Palaung, Pale
M
Palaung, Pale of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Palaung, Rumai155,000Y0.20 %0.40 %1 BuddhismPalaung, RumaiP
Palaung, Rumai
M
Palaung, Rumai of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Palaung, Shwe226,000Y0.12 %0.20 %1 BuddhismPalaung, ShweP
Palaung, Shwe
M
Palaung, Shwe of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Phun, Hpon1,600Y0.40 %1.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsBurmese  T
Punjabi11,0000.63 %1.20 %1 HinduismPunjabi, EasternP
Punjabi
M
Punjabi of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Pyen800Y15.00 %30.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsPyen   
Rakhine2,681,000Y0.05 %0.10 %1 BuddhismRakhineP
Rakhine
M
Rakhine of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Ranglong10025.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityRanglong  T
Rawang, Nung70,000Y45.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityRawangP
Rawang, Nung
 T
Rawngtu5,500Y95.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityChin, RawngtuP
Rawngtu
M
Rawngtu of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Riang14,000Y1.00 %3.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsRiang LangP
Riang
M
Riang of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Rohingya473,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamRohingyaP
Rohingya
M
Rohingya of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Samtao11,000Y5.40 %7.00 %4 BuddhismSamtaoP
Samtao
 T
Sino-Burmese16,000Y0.70 %1.00 %1 BuddhismBurmese  T
South Asian, Bengali-Speakin280,0000.13 %0.40 %1 IslamBengaliP
South Asian, Bengali-Speaking
 T
South Asian, Odia Speaking119,0000.20 %1.00 %1 HinduismOdiaP
South Asian, Odia Speaking
M
South Asian, Odia Speaking of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Tai Doi5,100Y1.00 %5.00 %1 BuddhismTai LoiP
Tai Doi
 T
Tai Khun129,000Y1.90 %2.30 %1 BuddhismKhunP
Tai Khun
M
Tai Khun of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Tai Laing114,000Y0.30 %1.00 %1 BuddhismTai LaingP
Tai Laing
 T
Tai Lue61,000Y0.06 %0.20 %1 BuddhismLuP
Tai Lue
M
Tai Lue of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Tai Man, Shan4,493,000Y0.82 %0.90 %1 BuddhismShanP
Tai Man, Shan
M
Tai Man, Shan of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Tai Nua, Chinese Shan99,000Y0.35 %0.50 %1 BuddhismTai NuaP
Tai Nua, Chinese Shan
M
Tai Nua, Chinese Shan of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Taman, Htamandi33,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsBurmese M
Taman, Htamandi of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Tamil (Hindu traditions)148,0003.80 %11.00 %4 HinduismTamilP
Tamil (Hindu traditions)
  
Taungtha20,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismChin, Rungtu  T
Taungyo45,000Y0.40 %0.60 %1 BuddhismTaungyoP
Taungyo
M
Taungyo of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Telugu137,0001.20 %8.00 %2 HinduismTeluguP
Telugu
  
Thai43,0000.40 %0.60 %1 BuddhismThaiP
Thai
 T
Uppu Chinbon29,000Y8.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChin, Uppu M
Uppu Chinbon of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Vaiphei7,500Y50.00 %87.00 %5 ChristianityVaipheiP
Vaiphei
M
Vaiphei of Myanmar (Burma)
 
Wa454,000Y15.00 %30.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsWa, ParaukP
Wa
M
Wa of Myanmar (Burma)
T
Yaw21,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismBurmese  T
Zaiwa35,000Y5.00 %7.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsZaiwaP
Zaiwa
 T
Zo67,000Y50.00 %84.00 %5 ChristianityZoP
Zo
 T
Zyphe21,000Y35.00 %65.00 %5 ChristianityChin, Zyphe   
Total People Groups:   145 53,902,000 118     50      104 88 93
Unclassified / Other Individuals 143,000  
UN Country Population (2019) 54,045,000  
Other reported groups:  7  
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Myanmar (Burma) – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 50 34.5 % 45,158,000 83.8 %
  2 - Minimally reached 4 2.8 % 551,000 1.0 %
  3 - Superficially reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
  4 - Partially reached 24 16.6 % 2,032,000 3.8 %
  5 - Significantly reached 67 46.2 % 6,161,000 11.4 %
Totals 145   53,902,000  


NOTES:
  1. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  2. % of Population in People Group:  The percentage of the population that lives in a people group at each progress level. Not every person living in an unreached people group is necessarily unreached.
Myanmar (Burma) – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

Achang, Maingtha
38,000


Akeu
1,200


Akha
218,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Anong
11,000


Asho Khyang
168,000


Bulang
15,000


Burmese
31,146,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Chak, Thet
1,900


Chakma, Daingnet
28,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Chaungtha
182,000


Chin, Anu-Hkongso
5,000


Chin, Bawm
700


Chin, Cho
17,000


Chin, Dai
42,000


Chin, Eastern Khumi
14,000


Chin, Falam
76,000


Chin, Hakha
134,000


Chin, Kaang
1,100


Chin, Khumi
66,000


Chin, Laitu
17,000


Chin, Mara
26,000


Chin, Ngawn
22,000


Chin, Paite
500


Chin, Senthang
35,000


Chin, Siyin
13,000


Chin, Tedim
250,000


Chin, Zo
53,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Danau
126,000


Danu
114,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Dawei, Tavoyan
454,000


Deaf
405,000


Derung
200


Eurasian, Anglo-Burmese
55,000


Gujarati
35,000


Han Chinese, Cantonese
74,000


Han Chinese, Hakka
22,000


Han Chinese, Mandarin
973,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Han Chinese, Min Nan
72,000


Hindi
130,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Hmong Njua
12,000


Hui
8,900


Intha
102,000


Kachin Jingpo
1,015,000


Kanan
10,000


Karen, Bghai
24,000


Karen, Eastern Kayah
8,900


Karen, Geba
45,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Karen, Kayah
160,000


Karen, Lahta Zayein
11,000


Karen, S'gaw
1,926,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Kawa, Vo
700


Kayan, Padaung
144,000


Khampti, Khamti Shan
8,900


Konyak
2,200


Kuki Chin
40,000


Lahu
222,000


Lahu Shi
64,000


Lao
25,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Lashi, Letsi
34,000


Lisu Yobin
340,000


Lisu, Black
5,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Malay
27,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Malayali
23,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Manipuri, Ponna
11,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Maru, Laungwaw
118,000


Matu, Nga La
33,000


Mizo
19,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Mon
1,135,000


Mro-Khimi
83,000


Mru
25,000


Naga Khiamniungan
11,000


Naga Lao
1,100


Naga Makuri
3,000


Naga Para
1,600


Naga Tangkhul
4,700


Nepali, general
293,000


Nu
1,500


Pa-O
839,000


Palaung, Pale
291,000


Palaung, Rumai
155,000


Palaung, Shwe
226,000


Punjabi
11,000


Rakhine
2,681,000


Rawang, Nung
70,000


Rawngtu
5,500


© Copyrighted Photo
Riang
14,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Rohingya
473,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Samtao
11,000


South Asian, Bengali-Speaking
280,000


South Asian, Odia Speaking
119,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Tai Doi
5,100


© Copyrighted Photo
Tai Khun
129,000


Tai Laing
114,000


Tai Lue
61,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Tai Man, Shan
4,493,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Tai Nua, Chinese Shan
99,000


Tamil (Hindu traditions)
148,000


Taungyo
45,000


Telugu
137,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Thai
43,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Vaiphei
7,500


Wa
454,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Zaiwa
35,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Zo
67,000

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Primary
Language
Bible
Status
Bible
Locator
Audio NT
Online
Jesus
Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Achangacn10Complete
Akeuaeu10NT
Akhaahk10Complete
Anongnun10Complete
Bengaliben11Complete
Blangblr11NT
Burmesemya55Complete
Chakckh11Trans Needed
Chakmaccp11NT
Chin, Anu-Hkongsoanl10Portions
Chin, Ashocsh10Complete
Chin, Bawmbgr10Complete
Chin, Bualkhawcbl10NT
Chin, Daaidao10NT
Chin, Eastern Khumicek10NT
Chin, Ekaicey10Trans Needed
Chin, Falamcfm10Complete
Chin, Hakhacnh10Complete
Chin, Kaangckn10NT
Chin, Khumicnk10Complete
Chin, Laituclj10Trans Started
Chin, Lautuclt10NT
Chin, Maramrh10Complete
Chin, Matuhlt10Complete
Chin, Muunmwq10Complete
Chin, Ngawncnw10Complete
Chin, Paitepck10Complete
Chin, Rawngtuweu10Trans Needed
Chin, Rungturtc11Trans Needed
Chin, Senthangsez10Trans Started
Chin, Siyincsy10Complete
Chin, Songlaicsj10Trans Needed
Chin, Sumtucsv10Trans Started
Chin, Tawrtcp10Unspecified
Chin, Tedimctd10Complete
Chin, Thadotcz10Complete
Chin, Thaiphumcth10Trans Started
Chin, Uppucnb10Trans Started
Chin, Zotungczt10Complete
Chin, Zyphezyp10NT
Chinese, Hakkahak11Complete
Chinese, Mandarincmn22Complete
Chinese, Min Nannan10Complete
Chinese, Yueyue11Complete
Danaudnu11Trans Needed
Danudnv11Trans Started
Drungduu10Trans Started
Englisheng10Complete
Gangtegnb10Complete
Gujaratiguj11Complete
Hindihin11Complete
Hmong Njuahnj11Complete
Hrangkholhra10Complete
Inthaint11Trans Started
Jingphokac10Complete
Kaduzkd10NT
Kananzkn10Trans Needed
Karen, Bwebwe10Portions
Karen, Gebakvq10Portions
Karen, Gekoghk10Trans Needed
Karen, Mobwajkm10Trans Needed
Karen, Pakujkp10Trans Needed
Karen, Pwo Easternkjp10Complete
Karen, Pwo Westernpwo10Complete
Karen, S'gawksw10Complete
Kawyawkxf10Trans Started
Kayah, Easterneky10NT
Kayah, Westernkyu10NT
Kayanpdu10Complete
Kayawkvl10Portions
Khamtikht11Trans Started
Khunkkh11Portions
Lacidlsi10Complete
Lahtakvt10Trans Needed
Lahulhu10Complete
Lahu Shilhi10NT
Language unknownxxx10Unspecified
Laolao11Complete
Lhao Vomhx10Complete
Lisulis20Complete
Lukhb11NT
Malayzlm11Complete
Malayalammal10Complete
Meiteimni11Complete
Mizolus10Complete
Mokmqt11Trans Needed
Mokenmwt11NT
Monmnw11Complete
Mro-Khimicmr10NT
Mrumro11NT
Muak Sa-aakukk10Portions
Naga, Akyaung Arinqy10Trans Needed
Naga, Chen-Kayunqq10Trans Needed
Naga, Jejarapzn10Trans Started
Naga, Khiamniungankix10Complete
Naga, Kokaknxk10Trans Started
Naga, Konyaknbe10Complete
Naga, Lainonglzn10Portions
Naga, Laonlq10Trans Needed
Naga, Long Phurilpn10Trans Needed
Naga, Makurijmn10NT
Naga, Paungnyuanumn10Trans Started
Naga, Ponyo-Gongwangnpg10Trans Started
Naga, Tangkhulntx10Complete
Naga, Tangshangnst10Complete
Nepalinpi11Complete
Nusunuf10Portions
Odiaory11Complete
Pa'oblk11NT
Palaung, Ruchingpce11NT
Palaung, Rumairbb11Portions
Palaung, Shwepll11Trans Needed
Punjabi, Easternpan11Complete
Pyenpyy10Portions
Rakhinerki22Portions
Ranglongrnl10NT
Rawangraw10Complete
Riang Laiyin10Trans Needed
Riang Langril11Portions
Rohingyarhg11Portions
Samtaostu10Trans Needed
Shanshn22Complete
Tai Laingtjl11Trans Needed
Tai Loitlq11Trans Started
Tai Nuatdd11Portions
Tamiltam10Complete
Taungyotco11Trans Needed
Tavoyantvn11Trans Needed
Telugutel10Complete
Thaitha11Complete
Vaipheivap10Complete
Wa, Paraukprk10Complete
Wa, Vowbm10Complete
Yinbawkvu10Unspecified
Yintalekvy11Trans Started
Zaiwaatb10NT
Zozom10Complete
Totals: 137 145 50   96 46 59 109 12
Data Notes
Data Sources
Progress Scale:  
People Selector:
Myanmar (Burma) – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 4.8 %
(subset of Christianity)
 
Christianity Segments [2] [3]
(Evangelicals distributed across
Christianity Segments)
 
% Evangelical and % Professing Christian Trends [4]

NOTES:
  1. Major Religions: Each People Group's population is multiplied by the Major Religion percentages for that people group. Results are summed for each Religion for all Peoples within the country.
  2. Christianity Segments: Each People Group's population is multiplied by the Christianity Segments percentages for that people group. Results are summed for each Christianity Segment for all peoples within the country.
  3. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  4. % Evangelical and % Professing Christian Trends:  Source Operation World Editions 1986, 1993, 2001, 2010.
    Zero percent data values may mean unknown or unavailable.
Myanmar (Burma) – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Myanmar (Burma). Ministries in the Myanmar (Burma) section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the Asia, Southeast section only possibly minister in this country. The purpose of this information is to assist potential new missionaries connect with sending agencies and for general ministry networking. Click on the links below to visit ministry websites for further information. Visit the Power-Of-Connecting "Find a Network Tool" to find further networking information.
  • The lists below do not include all ministries at work in this country or region. There are likely many excellent ministries not listed here. Omissions are not intentional, but occur simply from lack of data. Please contact us to suggest other ministries to include here. Inclusion here is not an endorsement by Joshua Project.
Ministries in Myanmar (Burma)   Ministries in Asia, Southeast
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Country Level Ministries Size
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Regional Level Ministries Size
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Data Sources
 
People Selector:
Myanmar (Burma) – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 53,902,000
Percent Urbanization 31 %
Total People Groups 145
Unreached People Groups 50
Region Asia, Southeast
10/40 Window Yes
Official National Language Burmese
Primary Religion Buddhism
Percent Professing Christian 8.1%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 4.8%  [2]
Country Progress Level 4
Persecution Ranking 18 (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.556 (0=Low to 1=High UN)

Links
Operation World
Window International Country Profile
Ethnologue Language Listing
State Department Religious Freedom Report
World Factbook

Notes
[1]  Calculated by summing the major religion data for the people groups in the country.
[2]  Calculated by summing the Evangelical data for the people groups in the country.
 
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Unreached
Maps
Political Map (UN)
Ethnolinguistic Map (Univ of Texas)
Perry-Castaneda Map Collection
 
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