• PEOPLE NAME: SOUTHERN CHIN OF BANGLADESH

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By Gerald Roberts

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PEID: 1206

ROP: 100557

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Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Kuki-Chin-Naga

Language: Asho Chin - (csh)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Other / Marginal

Country: Bangladesh

Also found in: Myanmar

Population: 3,100

Global Population: 13,600


PEID: 1206

ROP: 100557

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Southern Chin of Bangladesh, numbering 3,100, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Kuki-Chin-Naga people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 13,600 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Asho Chin. The primary religion practiced by the Southern Chin is marginal Christianity, a form of religion with roots in Christianity but not theologically Christian.


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