Black Lisu in Myanmar (Burma)

The Black Lisu have only been reported in Myanmar (Burma)
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Scripture Prayers for the Lisu, Black in Myanmar (Burma).



The Lisu
Source:  Asia Harvest      Download

Additional Info
Global Prayer Digest: 2009-06-03
People Name General Lisu, Black
People Name in Country Lisu, Black
Natural Name Black Lisu
Pronunciation Lee-soo
Population this Country 5,000
Population all Countries 5,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Eastern Lisu; Lipo
People ID 13072
ROP3 Code 105794
Country Myanmar (Burma)
Region Asia, Southeast
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 12  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Kachin State: Putao township toward Assam border, also Myitkyina; Mandalay region: Mogota township; Sagaing region: Katha and Tygyaing townships; Shan State: Lashio and Loilen townships.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Myanmar (Burma)
Region Asia, Southeast
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 12  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Kachin State: Putao township toward Assam border, also Myitkyina; Mandalay region: Mogota township; Sagaing region: Katha and Tygyaing townships; Shan State: Lashio and Loilen townships..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Lisu (5,000 speakers)
Language Code lis   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Lisu (5,000 speakers)
Language Code lis   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Lisu

Primary Language:  Lisu

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1921-1950)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1938-2009)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1968-1990)
Bible-NT Audio Online
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Resource Type Resource Name Source
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching Global Recordings Network
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio Jesus Film Project
Film / Video God's Story video God's Story
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Lisu Jesus Film Project
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels Bible Media Group/LUMO
Film / Video My Last Day video, anime Jesus Film Project
General Bible for Children Bible for Children
General Gospel resources links Scripture Earth
Mobile App Download audio Bible app as APK file Faith Comes by Hearing
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Lisu YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Literacy primer for Lisu Literacy & Evangelism International
Text / Printed Matter Topical Scripture booklets and Bible studies World Missionary Press
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 40.00 %)
55.00 %
Ethnic Religions
45.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
8.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
90.0 %
Roman Catholic
2.0 %
Photo Source John Mechey 
Video Source Asia Harvest
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more