• PEOPLE NAME: TANGKHUL NAGA OF MYANMAR

Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Kuki-Chin-Naga

Language: Tangkhul Naga (India) - (nmf)

Alternate Name(s): Tangkhul Naga

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Myanmar

Also found in: India

Population: 17,000

Global Population: 216,000


PEID: 46358

ROP: 113738

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity


Overview: The Tangkhul Naga of Myanmar, numbering 17,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Kuki-Chin-Naga people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 216,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Tangkhul Naga (India). The primary religion practiced by the Tangkhul Naga 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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