• PEOPLE NAME: LAKHER OF INDIA

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PEID: 42043

ROP: 106301

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Kuki Chin

Language: Mara Chin - (mrh)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Evangelical Protestantism

Country: India

Also found in: Myanmar

Population: 28,500

Global Population: 41,000


PEID: 42043

ROP: 106301

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Lakher of India, numbering 28,500, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Kuki Chin people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 41,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Mara Chin. The primary religion practiced by the Lakher 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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