Language:  Bishnupuriya Find language 

Estimated Global Speakers

129,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

2

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Bishnupriya Manipuri Bangladesh 12,000 98,000 Hinduism 0.46 % 1
 Bishnupriya Manipuri India 86,000 98,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 2
  Totals:  2           2     3
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Ansari Bangladesh 1,241,000 16,505,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 25
 Bhumij Bangladesh 29,000 1,145,000 Hinduism 3.12 % 1
 Binjhia Bangladesh 5,600 183,000 Hinduism 7.55 % -
 Brahmin Bangladesh 590,000 62,714,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
Chang India 65,000 65,000 Christianity 98.94 % -
 Christian Bangladesh 126,000 1,565,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Christian India 1,241,000 1,565,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 191,000 12,223,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Dholi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 52,000 58,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Garo Bangladesh 127,000 1,222,000 Christianity 51.39 % -
 Garo India 1,094,000 1,222,000 Christianity 95.60 % -
 Gond India 14,247,000 14,253,000 Hinduism 0.87 % 285
 Hajam Bangladesh 385,000 4,544,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Hmar India 98,000 98,000 Christianity 98.87 % -
 Ho Bangladesh 67,000 1,138,000 Hinduism 3.69 % 1
 Jhalo Malo Bangladesh 243,000 649,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 596,000 3,771,000 Hinduism 0.09 % 12
 Kaibartta Bangladesh 461,000 2,296,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,831,000 9,637,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 37
 Kayastha Karan Bangladesh 183,000 711,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Kuki Chin India 134,000 174,000 Christianity 91.08 % -
Lohara Bangladesh 18,000 282,000 Hinduism 1.95 % 1
 Mahishya Bangladesh 695,000 10,561,000 Hinduism 0.90 % 14
 Mali (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 133,000 10,048,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Meena India 4,628,000 4,628,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 93
 Munda Bangladesh 140,000 3,810,000 Hinduism 10.62 % -
 Mundari India 26,000 26,000 Hinduism 3.76 % 1
 Naga India 19,000 19,000 Christianity 77.40 % -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 3,273,000 7,947,000 Hinduism 0.51 % 65
 Namassej Chandel Bangladesh 2,917,000 4,354,000 Hinduism 0.53 % 58
 Oraon, Kurux Bangladesh 113,000 4,607,000 Hinduism 11.69 % -
 Patni (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 116,000 342,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,543,000 6,581,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 31
 Sangtam India 76,000 76,000 Christianity 99.24 % -
 Santal, Satar Bangladesh 635,000 8,281,000 Hinduism 9.49 % -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 636,000 1,521,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 13
Sunri Sadhubanik Bangladesh 301,000 572,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 210,000 629,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 145,000 19,188,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 3
 Tili Bangladesh 84,000 1,148,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Tipera India 629,000 753,000 Hinduism 8.31 % -
 Tipera, Kok Borok Bangladesh 124,000 753,000 Hinduism 8.00 % -
 Tiwa India 254,000 254,000 Hinduism 1.71 % 5
  Totals:  43           28     705

Language Alternate Names
Bishnupria
Bishnupria Manipuri
Bishnupriya
Bishnupriya Manipuri
Bisna Puriya
Leimanai
Madai Gang
Madai Gang (Leimanai)
Ningthaunai
Rajar Gang
Rajar Gang (Ningthaunai)

Dialects
Bishnupria

Dialect Alternate Names
Bishnapria
Bishnapuri
Bishnapuria
Bishnupriya
Bisma Puriya
Kathe
Kathi
Manipuri
Meiteiron
Meithe
Meithei
Meithei: Bishnupuriya
Menipuri
Mitei
Mithe
Ponna

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1995-2011
New Testament None Reported
Complete Bible None Reported

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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Bishnupuriya

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