Rakhine in Bangladesh


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Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
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* From latest Bangladesh census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.

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Additional Info
Global Prayer Digest: 2007-08-06
Global Prayer Digest: 2009-10-26
People Name General Rakhine
People Name in Country Rakhine
Pronunciation ruh-KINE
Population this Country 18,000
Population all Countries 2,736,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 1
Alternate Names Maga; Magh; Maghi; Mash; Mogh; Morma; Mugg; Yakan; Yakine; अरकनेसए
People ID 13207
ROP3 Code 106013
Country Bangladesh
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 31  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 2
Largest States
Chittagong
15,000
Barisal
2,700
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country Bangladesh
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 31  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 2
  Chittagong 15,000
  Barisal 2,700
Website South Asia Peoples

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Primary Language Rakhine (13,000 speakers)
Language Code rki   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 3
Secondary Languages
Chittagonian
2,800
Bengali
500
Primary Language Rakhine (13,000 speakers)
Language Code rki   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 3
Secondary Languages
  Chittagonian 2,800
  Bengali 500
People Groups Speaking Rakhine

Primary Language:  Rakhine

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (2001-2007)
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Freedom from Suffering
Film / Video Freedom from Suffering (EngSub)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Indigitube.tv Video / Animation
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Rakhine
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Primary Religion: Buddhism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
100.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
* From latest Bangladesh census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.
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