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Chakhesang in India


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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
187,000 Naga, Chokri Christianity 99.27 % Unknown No   

Chakhesang in India

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Country: India
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, South
Persecution Rank:11 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Population in Country:187,000
Largest States:
Nagaland (183,000)Assam (2,400)
West Bengal (100)Arunachal Pradesh (100)
Madhya Pradesh (20)
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People Name in Country: Chakhesang
People Name General: Chakhesang
Alternate People Names:
Chokri Nagaचख़ेसंग
ROP3 Code: 111753
Joshua Project People ID: 16562
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 187,000
Population all Countries: 187,000
Least-Reached: No
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: South Asia Tribal - other
People Name General: Chakhesang
Ethnic Code: CNN25
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
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Primary Language: Naga, Chokri (105,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): nri    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Naga, Khezha (43,000)Naga, Mao (5,300)
Naga, Pochuri (1,000)Naga, Angami (500)
Naga, Sumi (400)Naga, Ao (300)
Hindi (300)Naga, Chang (200)
Assamese (100)Naga, Lotha (100)
Note: Only 10 largest secondary languages listed
Total Languages: 59
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.21 % 
Christianity99.27 %(Evangelical: Data not available)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.15 % 
Islam0.27 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.02 % 
Unknown0.09 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant0.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic0.00 %
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
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Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a larger relative representation among all who claim to be Christians.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 6   Greater than or equal to 10% Evangelical
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: Yes
New Testament:
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Naga, Chokri
GeneralGospel resources links
Text / Printed MatterBible: Naga, Chokri
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Chakhesang in India

Global                 Global
  Affinity Bloc             Global  
People Cluster
    South Asia Tribal - other     Asia, South    
      Chakhesang India    
            People-by-Country (Profile)          
            Chakhesang in India          
      Religion Language  
      Christianity     Naga, Chokri  
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