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Mauritian in Sri Lanka



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
3,800 Morisyen Hinduism 45.11 % Unknown   

Mauritian in Sri Lanka

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Country: Sri Lanka
Continent: Asia
Region: South Asia
Persecution Rank:46 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Population in Country:3,800
Largest Provinces:
Western (1,800)Eastern (1,500)
North Western (300)Central (100)
Southern (90)
Total Provinces on file:5
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Mauritian
People Name General: Mauritian
Alternate People Names:
IloisIslander
Islander MorisyenMorisyen
क्रियोल्स, मौरीतियाँ
ROP3 Code: 103998
Joshua Project People ID: 12213
Indigenous: No
Population in Country: 3,800
Population all Countries: 1,074,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Sub-Saharan African, other
People Name General: Mauritian
Ethnic Code: NAN58
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Morisyen (3,800 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): mfe    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity45.11 %(Evangelical: Data not available)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism54.89 % 
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]   Evangelicals have only a very small representation among all who claim to be Christians.
Least-Reached: No
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1885-2016
New Testament:
2010Audio
Complete Bible: None Reported
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 New Testament (FCBH)
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Morisyen
Film / VideoStory of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Text / Printed MatterBible: Mauritian Kreol New Testament
 
 
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Mauritian in Sri Lanka

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      Mauritian Sri Lanka    
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            Mauritian in Sri Lanka          
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      Hinduism     Morisyen  
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