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Jotdar in Bangladesh



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
2,700 Bengali Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %   

Jotdar in Bangladesh

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Introduction / History
At one time the Jotdars were those who kept track of important document in rural Bangladesh. For this reason, they were given the name Jotdar, which means "keeper of records." Most of them live in Dhaka, Khulna or Barisal districts of Bangladesh.

What are their lives like?
Today the Jotdar people live in urban areas where they might be educators, government officials or businessmen.

What are their beliefs?
The Jotdar people in Bangladesh are Muslim, though they incorporate Hindu customs with their worship.

What are their needs?
The Jotdar people need to put their hope in the King of kings, realizing that he is the one who gives them worth and dignity.

Prayer Points
Pray for loving workers to go to the Jotdar people until there are disciples who make more disciples.

Pray the Lord will prepare the hearts of the Jotdar to understand and to believe the gospel.

Pray for the Lord to bless the Jotdar people with adequate education and medical facilities.

Pray for the Lord to bless the Jotdar people so abundantly that they will see he is the only one worthy of praise and worship.

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Country: Bangladesh
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, South
Persecution Rank:30 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Population in Country:2,700
Largest Provinces:
Khulna (2,300)Rajshahi (400)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Jotdar
People Name General: Jotdar
Alternate People Names:
जोतदार
ROP3 Code: 112357
Joshua Project People ID: 17023
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 2,700
Population all Countries: 2,700
Least-Reached: Yes
   
 
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: South Asia Muslim - other
People Name General: Jotdar
Ethnic Code: CNN25
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Bengali (2,700 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): ben    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity0.00 %(Evangelical: 0.00 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam100.00 % 
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]   Few evangelicals and few who claim to be Christians. Little, if any, history of Christianity.
Least-Reached: Yes
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1800-1980
New Testament:
1801-1984Audio
Complete Bible: 1809-2022
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Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Bengali
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Film / VideoMy Last Day video, anime
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Jotdar in Bangladesh

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