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Karen, Bghai in Myanmar (Burma)

Karen, Bghai

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Karen, Bghai in Myanmar (Burma) map
Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
23,000 Karen, Bwe Ethnic Religions 27.00 % 18.00 % No No   

Karen, Bghai in Myanmar (Burma)

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Country: Myanmar (Burma)
Continent: Asia
Region: Southeast Asia
Persecution Rank:18 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Total Provinces on file:3
Location in Country:Kayin State: Thandaung township, about 100 villages; Kayah State: Hpruso township; Bago: Taungoo and Hpa-Ana townships.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Karen, Bghai
People Name General: Karen, Bghai
Alternate People Names:
Bghai KarenBwe Karen
KayinRed Karen
ROP3 Code: 108338
Joshua Project People ID: 14533
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 23,000
Population all Countries: 25,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster: Karen
People Name General: Karen, Bghai
Ethnic Code: MSY50g
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Language
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Primary Language: Karen, Bwe (23,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): bwe    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity27.00 %(Evangelical: 18.00 %)
Ethnic Religions72.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small1.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent3.00 %
Protestant82.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic15.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 6   Greater than or equal to 10% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1858–1859
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
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Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
 
 
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Karen, Bghai in Myanmar (Burma)

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