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Swangla in India

Swangla

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
9,700 Tinani Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % No No   

Swangla in India

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Global Prayer Digest: 2010-08-08
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Country: India
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, South
Persecution Rank:10 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Population in Country:9,700
Largest States:
Himachal Pradesh (9,700)
Total States on file:1
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Swangla
People Name General: Swangla
Alternate People Names:
स्वांगला
ROP3 Code: 113712
Joshua Project People ID: 18197
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 9,700
Population all Countries: 9,700
Least-Reached: Yes
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster: South Himalaya
People Name General: Swangla
Ethnic Code: MSY50r
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Tinani (3,300 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): lbf    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Pattani (2,100)Gahri (1,300)
Spiti Bhoti (1,200)Stod Bhoti (900)
Hindi (500)Kangri (200)
Kinnauri (80)Sikkimese (60)
Bhattiyali (40)Kuvi (Unknown)
Note: Only 10 largest secondary languages listed
Total Languages: 19
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religions:
Buddhism3.40 % 
Christianity0.00 %(Evangelical: 0.00 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism96.47 % 
Islam0.13 % 
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
GSEC Status:Level 2   Less than 2% Evangelical. Initial (localized) church planting within past 2 years
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1908-1915
New Testament:
2017
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 RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Mobile AppDownload Bible from Google Play Store
Text / Printed MatterBible
 
 
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Swangla in India

Peoples
               
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Global                 Global
           
  Affinity Bloc             Global  
           
   
People Cluster
       
Region
   
    South Himalaya     Asia, South    
     
People-Group-Across-Countries
   
Country
   
      Swangla India    
            People-by-Country (Profile)          
            Swangla in India          
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      Hinduism     Tinani  
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