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Lahu in Myanmar (Burma)

Lahu

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
221,000 Lahu Christianity 80.00 % 43.00 %   

Lahu in Myanmar (Burma)

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Country: Myanmar (Burma)
Continent: Asia
Region: Southeast Asia
Persecution Rank:18 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Shan State, Kentung district.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Lahu
People Name General: Lahu
Alternate People Names:
Black LahuKaixien
La HủLahuna
LakuLauna
LoheiLuohei
MoosoMuhso
MussarMusso
MussuhMussur
NamenRed Lahu
ROP3 Code: 105576
Joshua Project People ID: 12949
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 221,000
Population all Countries: 579,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster: Tibeto-Burman, other
People Name General: Lahu
Ethnic Code: MSY50i
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Lahu (221,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): lhu    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Protestant
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity80.00 %(Evangelical: 43.00 %)
Ethnic Religions20.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent19.00 %
Protestant60.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian1.00 %
Roman Catholic20.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 6   Greater than or equal to 10% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1924-1962
New Testament:
1932-1962Audio
Complete Bible: 1989
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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 World Christian Resource Directory
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Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoGod's Story Video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Lahu
Text / Printed MatterBible: Lahu Bible
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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Lahu in Myanmar (Burma)

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      Lahu Myanmar (Burma)    
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