Language:  Rakhine

Population of Groups Speaking

2,974,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

7

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

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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 *
Barua, Maramagyi Myanmar (Burma) 500 26,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chaungtha Myanmar (Burma) 185,000 185,000 Buddhism 0.10 % 0.07 % 4
 Indo-Burman India 600 600 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kaman Myanmar (Burma) 5,100 5,100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Marma India 47,000 277,000 Buddhism 0.39 % 1
 Rakhine Bangladesh 18,000 2,736,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rakhine Myanmar (Burma) 2,718,000 2,736,000 Buddhism 0.10 % 0.05 % 54
  Totals:  7           7     63
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Marma Bangladesh 230,000 277,000 Buddhism 8.92 % -
 Rohingya Myanmar (Burma) 480,000 1,951,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
  Totals:  2           1     10

Language Alternate Names
Akyab
Arakanese
Chebuda Island
Kyaukphyu
Man Aung (Chebuda Island)
Mogh
Moghi
Mrauk-U
Rakhain
Rakhaing
Rakkhaine
Rambree
Sittwe (Akyab)
Sitwe
Yanbe
Yanbye
Yangbye (Rambree)
Yangye

Dialects
Arakan
Chaungtha
Man Aung
Rakhain
Sittwe
Yanbe
Yangbye

Dialect Alternate Names
Arakanese
Magh
Maghi
Marama
Marma
Mash
Mog
Mogh
Morma
Rakhain
Rakhine
Rakhine: Yangbye
Yakan
Yakhaing
Yanbye
Yangye

Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 2001-2007
New Testament None Reported
Complete Bible None Reported

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