Tangsa in Myanmar (Burma)


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People Name General Tangsa
People Name in Country Tangsa
Population this Country 69,000
Population all Countries 84,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Naga, Shanke; Rangpan; Rangpang; Tangsa Naga; नगा, टंगसा
People ID 15252
ROP3 Code 109821
Country Myanmar (Burma)
Region Asia, Southeast
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 18  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Sagaing region: Khamti district, Nanyun, Pangsau, Lahe, and Khamti townships; Kachin State: Myitkyina district, Shinbwiyan and Tanai townships.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Myanmar (Burma)
Region Asia, Southeast
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 18  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Sagaing region: Khamti district, Nanyun, Pangsau, Lahe, and Khamti townships; Kachin State: Myitkyina district, Shinbwiyan and Tanai townships..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Primary Language Naga, Tangshang (69,000 speakers)
Language Code nst   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Yogli
Dialect Code 14613   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Naga, Tangshang (69,000 speakers)
Language Code nst   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Yogli
Dialect Code 14613   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Naga, Tangshang

Primary Language:  Naga, Tangshang

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1979-1982)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1992-2007)
Bible-Complete Yes  (2014-2015)
Bible-NT Text Online
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Naga, Tase
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
General Gospel website in this language
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Tangsa - Tase Naga
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 45.00 %)
90.00 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
15.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
75.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
Map Source People Group data: Omid. Map geography: UNESCO / GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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