• PEOPLE NAME: CHAKHESANG NAGA OF INDIA

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PEID: 41748

ROP: 111753

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Tangsa Naga

Language: Chokri Naga - (nri)

Alternate Name(s): Chakhesang

Primary Religion: Christianity - Evangelical Protestantism

Country: India

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Population: 133,000

Global Population: 133,000


PEID: 41748

ROP: 111753

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Chakhesang Naga of India, numbering 133,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Tangsa Naga people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in India. Their primary language is Chokri Naga. The primary religion practiced by the Chakhesang Naga is Evangelical Protestantism, a worldwide trans-denominational movement within Protestant Christianity that believes the essence of the Gospel consists of the doctrine of salvation by grace alone, solely through faith in the atonement of Jesus Christ.


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