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Kisan in Bangladesh

Kisan

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
3,900 Sylheti Hinduism 4.03 % Unknown No   

Kisan in Bangladesh

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Country: Bangladesh
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, South
Persecution Rank:48 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Population in Country:3,900
Largest Provinces:
Sylhet (3,700)Dhaka (100)
Chittagong (90)
Total Provinces on file:3
   
 
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Linguistic Map:Ethnologue language map
 
  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Kisan
People Name General: Kisan
Alternate People Names:
BirhorBirhors
DhangarKoda
KolaKora
KudaKurla
MirchaMirdha
MorvasNagesia
NageswarUrav
किसान
ROP3 Code: 112559
Joshua Project People ID: 17195
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 3,900
Population all Countries: 1,627,000
Least-Reached: Yes
   
 
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: Bengali
People Name General: Kisan
Ethnic Code: CNN25b
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Sylheti (2,700 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): syl    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Bengali (700)Chittagonian (60)
Total Languages: 3
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity4.03 %(Evangelical: Data not available)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism90.20 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown5.76 % 
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: 1993
New Testament:
2014
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)
Film / VideoGod's Story Video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Sylheti
Film / VideoMy Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Text / Printed MatterBible: Sylheti
 
 
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Kisan in Bangladesh

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      Kisan Bangladesh    
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