Poi in India

The Poi have only been reported in India
Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
Progress Gauge
* From latest India census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.

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People Name General Poi
People Name in Country Poi
Population this Country 57,000
Population all Countries 57,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 3
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Lushai; पाय
People ID 17729
ROP3 Code 113185
Country India
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 10
Largest States
Mizoram
54,000
Meghalaya
1,000
Manipur
500
Assam
500
Nagaland
400
West Bengal
300
Tripura
200
Arunachal Pradesh
100
Tamil Nadu
50
Maharashtra
50
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country India
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 10
  Mizoram 54,000
  Meghalaya 1,000
  Manipur 500
  Assam 500
  Nagaland 400
  West Bengal 300
  Tripura 200
  Arunachal Pradesh 100
  Tamil Nadu 50
  Maharashtra 50
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Mizo (49,000 speakers)
Language Code lus   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 2
Secondary Languages
Bengali
10
Primary Language Mizo (49,000 speakers)
Language Code lus   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 2
Secondary Languages
  Bengali 10
People Groups Speaking Mizo

Primary Language:  Mizo

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1898-1956)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1916-1986)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1959-1995)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
World Bibles
Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
Virtual Storehouse
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio
Film / Video God's Story video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Mizo
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels
General Gospel resources links
General Gospel website in this language
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Mizo
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Mizo
Text / Printed Matter Literacy primer for Mizo
Text / Printed Matter Love letter to you from scripture
Text / Printed Matter Topical Scripture booklets and Bible studies
Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.04 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
99.71 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.23 %
Islam
0.01 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
* From latest India census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.
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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