Mizo in India


Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
Progress Gauge
* From latest India census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.

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People Name General Mizo
People Name in Country Mizo
Population this Country 171,000
Population all Countries 190,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 3
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Bawng; Bom; Chin Bawm; Dholi; Dugla; Duhlian Twang; Dulien; Hualngo; Kuki Chin; Lukhai; Lusago; Lusai; Lusei; Lushai; Lushei; Mahara; Muchi; Rishi; Sailau; Whelngo; मीज़ो
People ID 13161
ROP3 Code 112994
Country India
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 19
Largest States
(only 15 largest shown)
Mizoram
156,000
Assam
5,300
Manipur
3,000
Meghalaya
1,300
West Bengal
1,000
Arunachal Pradesh
800
Delhi
600
Maharashtra
500
Nagaland
300
Tamil Nadu
200
Uttar Pradesh
100
Chandigarh
50
Himachal Pradesh
30
Telangana
30
Kerala
20
Districts Interactive map, listing and data download
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country India
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 19
  Mizoram 156,000
  Assam 5,300
  Manipur 3,000
  Meghalaya 1,300
  West Bengal 1,000
  Arunachal Pradesh 800
  Delhi 600
  Maharashtra 500
  Nagaland 300
  Tamil Nadu 200
  Uttar Pradesh 100
  Chandigarh 50
  Himachal Pradesh 30
  Telangana 30
  Kerala 20
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Mizo (139,000 speakers)
Language Code lus   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 51
Secondary Languages
(only 15 largest shown)
Chin, Paite
1,200
Hmar
500
Bengali
400
Hindi
400
Naga, Mao
400
Chin, Hakha
200
Kok Borok
200
English
200
Chin, Falam
200
Nepali
70
Khasi
60
Chin, Mara: Lakher
60
Tiwa
50
Assamese
40
Santhali
30
Primary Language Mizo (139,000 speakers)
Language Code lus   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 51
Secondary Languages (only 15 largest shown)
  Chin, Paite 1,200
  Hmar 500
  Bengali 400
  Hindi 400
  Naga, Mao 400
  Chin, Hakha 200
  Kok Borok 200
  English 200
  Chin, Falam 200
  Nepali 70
  Khasi 60
  Chin, Mara: Lakher 60
  Tiwa 50
  Assamese 40
  Santhali 30
People Groups Speaking Mizo

Primary Language:  Mizo

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1898-1956)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1916-1986)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1959-1995)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
World Bibles
Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
Virtual Storehouse
Resource Type Resource Name Source
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching Global Recordings Network
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
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 Mizo Jesus Film Project
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels Bible Media Group/LUMO
General Bible for Children Bible for Children
General Gospel resources links Scripture Earth
General Gospel website in this language General / Other
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Mizo YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Mizo YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Literacy primer for Mizo Literacy & Evangelism International
Text / Printed Matter Love letter to you from scripture Father's Love Letter
Text / Printed Matter Topical Scripture booklets and Bible studies World Missionary Press
Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.28 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
98.49 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.56 %
Islam
0.45 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.03 %
Unknown
0.19 %
* From latest India census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.
Photo Source Gerald Roberts 
Map Source People Group data: Omid. Map geography: UNESCO / GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project.  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more