• PEOPLE NAME: CHIRU OF INDIA

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PEID: 49001

ROP: 111801

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Other Tribal

Language: Chiru - (cdf)

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Primary Religion: Christianity

Country: India

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Population: 7,800

Global Population: 7,800


PEID: 49001

ROP: 111801

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Chiru of India, numbering 7,800, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Other Tribal people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in India. Their primary language is Chiru. The primary religion practiced by the Chiru is Christianity, an Abrahamic monotheistic religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus of Nazareth.


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