• PEOPLE NAME: SWANGLA OF INDIA

Affinity Group: ASAP

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: South Himalaya

Language: Pattani - (lae)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: India

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Population: 11,000

Global Population: 11,000


PEID: 42173

ROP: 113712

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Swangla of India, numbering 11,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the South Himalaya people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in India. Their primary language is Pattani. The primary religion practiced by the Swangla is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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