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Karen, Zayein in Myanmar (Burma)



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Karen, Zayein in Myanmar (Burma) map
Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
14,000 Zayein Ethnic Religions 21.00 % 15.00 % No No   

Karen, Zayein 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:1
Location in Country:South Shan State, between Mobyè and Phekon towns.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Karen, Zayein
People Name General: Karen, Zayein
ROP3 Code: 111161
Joshua Project People ID: 16095
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 14,000
Population all Countries: 14,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster: Karen
People Name General: Karen, Zayein
Ethnic Code: MSY50g
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Language
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Primary Language: Zayein (14,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): kxk    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Karen, Zayein
Dialect Code:11640
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism30.00 % 
Christianity21.00 %(Evangelical: 15.00 %)
Ethnic Religions49.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent1.00 %
Protestant84.00 %
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
 
 
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New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
 
 
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Karen, Zayein in Myanmar (Burma)

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