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Naga Tangsa in Myanmar (Burma)



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
68,000 Naga, Tangshang Christianity 90.00 % 45.00 % No   

Naga Tangsa in Myanmar (Burma)

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Country: Myanmar (Burma)
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, Southeast
Persecution Rank:18 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Sagaing region: Khamti district, Nanyun, Pangsau, Lahe, and Khamti townships; Kachin State: Myitkyina district, Shinbwiyan and Tanai townships.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Naga Tangsa
People Name General: Naga Tangsa
Alternate People Names:
Naga, ShankeRangpan
RangpangTangsa Naga
नगा, टंगसा
ROP3 Code: 109821
Joshua Project People ID: 15252
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 68,000
Population all Countries: 84,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: South Asia Tribal - Tangsa
People Name General: Naga Tangsa
Ethnic Code: MSY50z
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Naga, Tangshang (68,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): nst    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Yogli
Dialect Code:14613
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Protestant
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity90.00 %(Evangelical: 45.00 %)
Ethnic Religions10.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent15.00 %
Protestant75.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic10.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 4   Greater than or equal to 2% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1979-1982
New Testament:
1992-2007
Complete Bible: 2015
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)
Film / VideoGod's Story Video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Naga, Tase
Film / VideoMy Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Text / Printed MatterBible: Tangsa - Tase Naga
 
 
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Naga Tangsa in Myanmar (Burma)

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