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Tai Khun in Laos

Tai Khun

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
800 Khun Buddhism 4.00 % 2.00 % No No   

Tai Khun in Laos

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Country: Laos
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, Southeast
Persecution Rank:19 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Location in Country:Louangphabang province: sacred temple area.
(Source: Ethnologue 2018)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Tai Khun
People Name General: Tai Khun
Alternate People Names:
Gon ShanHkun
KhoenKhouen
KhuenKhun Shan
KweenTai Khoen
ROP3 Code: 103841
Joshua Project People ID: 12111
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 800
Population all Countries: 137,000
Least-Reached: Yes
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Southeast Asian Peoples
People Cluster: Tai
People Name General: Tai Khun
Ethnic Code: MSY49z
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Khun (800 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): kkh    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Buddhism
Major Religions:
Buddhism96.00 % 
Christianity4.00 %(Evangelical: 2.00 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
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]   Few evangelicals and few who claim to be Christians. Little, if any, history of Christianity.
Least-Reached: Yes
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1938
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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Tai Khun in Laos

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    Tai     Asia, Southeast    
     
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      Tai Khun Laos    
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            Tai Khun in Laos          
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      Buddhism     Khun  
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