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Karen, S'gaw in Myanmar (Burma)

Karen, S

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Karen, S
Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
1,926,000 Karen, S'gaw Christianity 53.00 % 41.17 %   

Karen, S'gaw in Myanmar (Burma)

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Global Prayer Digest: 2009-06-16
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Country: Myanmar (Burma)
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, Southeast
Persecution Rank:18 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Total Provinces on file:6
Location in Country:Scattered. Ayeyarwady delta area, Ayeyarwady, Bago, Kayin, and Rangon regions; generally along with Pwo Karen speakers.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Karen, S'gaw
People Name General: Karen, S'gaw
Alternate People Names:
PaganyawThai Paganyaw
करें, स'गॉ
ROP3 Code: 108886
Joshua Project People ID: 14881
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 1,926,000
Population all Countries: 2,147,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster: Karen
People Name General: Karen, S'gaw
Ethnic Code: MSY50g
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Language
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Primary Language: Karen, S'gaw (1,926,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): ksw    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Panapu
Dialect Code:11637
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Protestant
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity53.00 %(Evangelical: 41.17 %)
Ethnic Religions45.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small2.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent16.60 %
Protestant63.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.40 %
Roman Catholic20.00 %
 
(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: 1839-1995
New Testament:
1843-1995Audio
Complete Bible: 1853-2004
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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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 Karen, S'gaw
Text / Printed MatterEasyBibles
Text / Printed MatterMulti-Language Media
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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Karen, S'gaw in Myanmar (Burma)

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