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Shan in India



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
1,700 Shan Buddhism 1.22 % Unknown   

Shan 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:1,700
Largest States:
Assam (1,600)Meghalaya (80)
Andaman and Nicobar Islands (20)
Total States on file:3
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Shan
People Name General: Shan
Alternate People Names:
शान
ROP3 Code: 115810
Joshua Project People ID: 19740
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 1,700
Population all Countries: 1,700
Least-Reached: Yes
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Southeast Asian Peoples
People Cluster: Shan
People Name General: Shan
Ethnic Code: MSY49c
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Shan (1,700 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): shn    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Buddhism
Major Religions:
Buddhism79.31 % 
Christianity1.22 %(Evangelical: Data not available)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown19.48 % 
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: 1871-1995
New Testament:
1882-1995Audio
Complete Bible: 1892-1995
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 RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoGod's Story Video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Shan
Film / VideoRetaliate With Love
Film / VideoThe Gospel - Shan Animation
Film / VideoThe Way to Worship in God's House
GeneralShan Bible App
Text / Printed MatterBible: The Holy Bible in Shan Common Lan ...
 
 
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Shan in India

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    Shan     Asia, South    
     
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      Shan India    
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            Shan in India          
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