Malia Saora in India

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

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People Name General Saora Malia
People Name in Country Saora Malia
Natural Name Malia Saora
Population this Country 80,000
Population all Countries 80,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 2
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names साओरा मालीया
People ID 21235
ROP3 Code 118057
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)
Districts Interactive map, listing and data download
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 1
  Odisha 79,000
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Odia (40,000 speakers)
Language Code ory   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 17
Secondary Languages
(only 15 largest shown)
Mal Paharia
13,000
Sora
12,000
Chhattisgarhi
1,200
Pengo
900
Telugu
700
Ho
400
Kurux
400
Munda
300
Hindi
300
Kuvi
300
Bhatri
300
Koya
200
Duruwa
70
Santhali
50
Desiya
50
Primary Language Odia (40,000 speakers)
Language Code ory   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 17
Secondary Languages (only 15 largest shown)
  Mal Paharia 13,000
  Sora 12,000
  Chhattisgarhi 1,200
  Pengo 900
  Telugu 700
  Ho 400
  Kurux 400
  Munda 300
  Hindi 300
  Kuvi 300
  Bhatri 300
  Koya 200
  Duruwa 70
  Santhali 50
  Desiya 50
People Groups Speaking Odia
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
30.37 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
69.40 %
Islam
0.13 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.10 %
* 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