Language:  Nyishi

Estimated Global Speakers

285,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

5

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 *
 Bangni India 700 700 Christianity 45.01 % -
Nishang India 2,900 2,900 Christianity 63.93 % -
 Nissi India 39,000 39,000 Christianity 53.13 % -
Nyishi India 251,000 251,000 Christianity 62.71 % -
Pailibo India 1,200 1,200 Christianity 70.94 % -
  Totals:  5           0     0
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Adi India 69,000 73,000 Unknown 21.03 % -
Adi Gallong India 18,000 18,000 Unknown 40.08 % -
 Adi Minyong India 24,000 24,000 Unknown 17.76 % -
Adi Padam India 14,000 14,000 Unknown 30.11 % -
Adi Ramo India 1,400 1,600 Unknown 45.87 % -
 Aka India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 26.74 % -
 Ao India 233,000 233,000 Christianity 99.07 % -
 Arleng India 500,000 501,000 Hinduism 19.74 % -
 Bharia Bhumia India 322,000 322,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 6
 Bhil India 16,909,000 17,403,000 Hinduism 0.77 % 338
 Bhumij India 1,124,000 1,154,000 Hinduism 1.02 % 22
 Bokar India 4,700 9,100 Christianity 68.38 % -
Bori India 3,400 3,400 Christianity 79.12 % -
 Christian India 1,263,000 1,707,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Deori India 53,000 53,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 1
Galong India 81,000 81,000 Unknown 27.45 % -
 Garasia India 393,000 405,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 8
 Garo (A-chik Mande) India 1,100,000 1,193,000 Christianity 95.60 % -
 Gond India 14,356,000 14,362,000 Hinduism 0.92 % 287
 Hill Miri India 300 300 Unknown 19.39 % -
 Idu India 32,000 42,000 Hinduism 5.25 % -
 Jaunsari India 93,000 93,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Khampti India 18,000 27,000 Buddhism 0.89 % 1
 Khasi (War-Khasi) India 1,265,000 1,287,000 Christianity 73.17 % -
 Kolha India 712,000 712,000 Hinduism 1.26 % 14
Miniyong India 8,000 8,000 Unknown 19.76 % -
 Miri India 689,000 689,000 Hinduism 1.16 % 14
 Mishmi India 3,400 3,400 Hinduism 10.02 % -
Mizo Lushai India 567,000 569,000 Christianity 98.84 % -
 Momba India 4,500 13,000 Buddhism 0.69 % 1
 Monpa India 40,000 137,000 Buddhism 0.94 % 1
Nocte India 39,000 39,000 Christianity 63.17 % -
Padam India 2,400 2,400 Unknown 34.81 % -
Parja India 498,000 498,000 Hinduism 1.31 % 10
Pasi India 1,000 1,000 Unknown 10.38 % -
 Puroik India 4,400 4,900 Unknown 45.18 % -
 Rabha India 370,000 372,000 Hinduism 5.26 % -
 Santal (Sawntal) India 7,639,000 7,898,000 Hinduism 5.77 % -
 Saora India 984,000 987,000 Hinduism 16.77 % -
Shabar India 532,000 532,000 Hinduism 9.14 % -
 Sherdukpen India 3,500 3,700 Buddhism 0.74 % 1
Simong India 2,600 2,600 Unknown 40.87 % -
 Singpho India 8,600 8,600 Buddhism 5.91 % -
Tangsa India 15,000 84,000 Christianity 62.57 % -
Tangsa Moglum India 2,600 2,600 Unknown 20.94 % -
Tangsa Mossang India 3,900 3,900 Christianity 92.81 % -
Tangsa Taisen India 1,100 1,100 Unknown 30.23 % -
 Tanu India 44,000 44,000 Unknown 21.66 % -
 Wancho India 65,000 65,000 Christianity 89.59 % -
  Totals:  49           14     706

Language Alternate Names
Bangni
Dafla
Daphla
Lel
Nil
Nishi
Nisi
Nissi
Nyising

Dialects
Aka Lel
Bangni
East Kameng
Nishang

Dialect Alternate Names
Bangni
Dafla
Daphla
Lel
Nishang
Nishi
Nisi
Nissi
Nyishi
Nyishi: East Kameng
Nyising

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1957-1982
New Testament 2002
Complete Bible 2016

Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.com (YouVersion)
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Nyishi
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Nyishi
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)


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