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Wancho in India

Wancho

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
66,000 Naga, Wancho Christianity 89.59 % Unknown No No   

Wancho in India

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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:66,000
Largest States:
Arunachal Pradesh (64,000)Nagaland (1,500)
Total States on file:2
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Wancho
People Name General: Wancho
Alternate People Names:
KonyakTangjan
Tsarjanवंछो
ROP3 Code: 113878
Joshua Project People ID: 18328
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 66,000
Population all Countries: 66,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster: Kuki-Chin-Lushai
People Name General: Wancho
Ethnic Code: MSY50p
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Language
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Primary Language: Naga, Wancho (61,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): nnp    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Naga, Nocte (3,900)Adi (20)
Naga, Tangshang: Tangsa (20)Assamese (20)
Hindi (10)Naga, Phom (10)
Nyishi (10)English (10)
Malayalam (Unknown)Vaiphei (Unknown)
Note: Only 10 largest secondary languages listed
Total Languages: 21
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.31 % 
Christianity89.59 %(Evangelical: Data not available)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism8.84 % 
Islam0.37 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.05 % 
Unknown0.84 % 
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]   Evangelicals have a larger relative representation among all who claim to be Christians.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 5   Greater than or equal to 5% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: Yes
New Testament:
2002
Complete Bible: 2012
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)
Text / Printed MatterBible: Wancho Naga Bible
 
 
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Wancho in India

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