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Asur in Bangladesh



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Map source: Omid / Joshua Project
Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
1,200 Sylheti Hinduism 9.26 % Unknown No   

Asur 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:1,200
Largest Provinces:
Sylhet (900)Rangpur (300)
Total Provinces on file:2
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Asur
People Name General: Asur
Alternate People Names:
Bir Asurअसुर
ROP3 Code: 111379
Joshua Project People ID: 16257
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 1,200
Population all Countries: 33,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: South Asia Tribal - Other
People Name General: Asur
Ethnic Code: AUG04z
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Sylheti (700 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): syl    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Bengali (400)
Total Languages: 2
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religions:
Buddhism7.87 % 
Christianity9.26 %(Evangelical: Data not available)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism81.02 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown1.85 % 
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 only a very small representation among all who claim to be Christians.
Least-Reached: No
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1993
New Testament:
2014
Complete Bible: None Reported
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)
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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Asur in Bangladesh

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    South Asia Tribal - Other     Asia, South    
     
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      Asur Bangladesh    
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            Asur in Bangladesh          
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