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Wancho in India


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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
77,000 Naga, Wancho Christianity 89.59 % Unknown No No   

Wancho in India

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Country: India
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, South
Persecution Rank:11 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Population in Country:77,000
Largest States:
Arunachal Pradesh (75,000)Nagaland (1,800)
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People Name in Country: Wancho
People Name General: Wancho
Alternate People Names:
ROP3 Code: 113878
Joshua Project People ID: 18328
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 77,000
Population all Countries: 77,000
Least-Reached: No
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: South Asia Tribal - other
People Name General: Wancho
Ethnic Code: CNN25
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
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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)
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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:
Complete Bible: 2012
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Text / Printed MatterBible: Naga, Wancho
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Wancho in India

Global                 Global
  Affinity Bloc             Global  
People Cluster
    South Asia Tribal - other     Asia, South    
      Wancho India    
            People-by-Country (Profile)          
            Wancho in India          
      Religion Language  
      Christianity     Naga, Wancho  
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