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Chin, Kaang in Myanmar (Burma)

Chin, Kaang

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
1,100 Chin, Kaang Christianity 95.00 % 90.00 % No No   

Chin, Kaang in Myanmar (Burma)

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Introduction / History
The Kaang villages are in Mindat Township in southern Chin State. The landscape of this region is mountainous. The Kaang area borders with the Müün [mwq] on the east, with Daai [dao] on the west and south, and with Rawngtu [weu] on the north in Mindat Township. THe Kaang villages are located west of Mon Stream. There are four villages that identify themselves by the name Kaang and consider themselves Kaang: Old Kruk, New Kruk, Hlatui, and Yophong. The Kaang have produced Christian songbooks in their language and have also done New Testament translation.

What are their beliefs?
Almost all of the Kaang people are Christian. Just a few people practice traditional religion.

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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
Location in Country:Chin State, Mindat township, 3 villages.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Chin, Kaang
People Name General: Chin, Kaang
ROP3 Code: 116848
Joshua Project People ID: 20557
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 1,100
Population all Countries: 1,100
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster: Kuki-Chin-Naga
People Name General: Chin, Kaang
Ethnic Code: MSY50c
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Language
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Primary Language: Chin, Kaang (1,100 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): ckn    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity95.00 %(Evangelical: 90.00 %)
Ethnic Religions5.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
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 a significant presence.
Least-Reached: No
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: Yes
New Testament:
2014
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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Ministry Resources [7]
None Reported
 
 
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