• 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, Tribal

Language: Mara Chin - (mrh)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Other / Marginal

Country: India

Also found in: Myanmar

Population: 28,000

Global Population: 40,500


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 28,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Kuki Chin, Tribal people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 40,500 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Mara Chin. The primary religion practiced by the Lakher is marginal Christianity, a form of religion with roots in Christianity but not theologically Christian.


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