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Mari, High in Russia

Mari, High

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
24,000 Mari, Hill Christianity 90.00 % 0.00 % No No   

Mari, High in Russia

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Country: Russia
Continent: Asia
Region: Europe, Eastern and Eurasia
Persecution Rank:46 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Mariy-El Republic: Nizhegorodskaya Oblast’; south of the Volga.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Mari, High
People Name General: Mari, High
Alternate People Names:
CheremisCheremiss
High MariMari
ROP3 Code: 103768
Joshua Project People ID: 12093
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 24,000
Population all Countries: 25,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples
People Cluster: Finno-Ugric
People Name General: Mari, High
Ethnic Code: MSW51h
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Language
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Primary Language: Mari, Hill
Language Code (ISO): mrj    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Mari, High
Dialect Code:13725
Secondary Languages:
Mari, Meadow (Unknown)Russian: South Russian (Unknown)
Total Languages: 3
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Orthodox
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity90.00 %(Evangelical: 0.00 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam10.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant15.00 %
Orthodox85.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic0.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a larger relative representation among all who claim to be Christians.
Least-Reached: No
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: 1821-2006
New Testament:
1824-1827
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
None Reported
 
 
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Mari, High in Russia

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