Tangsa in Myanmar (Burma)


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People Name General Tangsa
People Name in Country Tangsa
Population this Country 70,000
Population all Countries 88,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Naga, Shanke; Rangpan; Rangpang; Tangsa Naga; नगा, टंगसा
People ID 15252
ROP3 Code 109821
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 Sagaing region: Khamti district, Nanyun, Pangsau, Lahe, and Khamti townships; Kachin State: Myitkyina district, Shinbwiyan and Tanai 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 Sagaing region: Khamti district, Nanyun, Pangsau, Lahe, and Khamti townships; Kachin State: Myitkyina district, Shinbwiyan and Tanai townships..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Primary Language Naga, Tangshang (70,000 speakers)
Language Code nst   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Yogli
Dialect Code 14613   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Naga, Tangshang (70,000 speakers)
Language Code nst   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Yogli
Dialect Code 14613   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Naga, Tangshang

Primary Language:  Naga, Tangshang

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1979-1982)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1992-2007)
Bible-Complete Yes  (2014-2015)
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
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Film / Video God's Story video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Naga, Tase
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels
Film / Video My Last Day video, anime
General Gospel resources links
General Gospel website in this language
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Naga, Tangshang
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 45.00 %)
90.00 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
15.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
75.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
Map Source People Group data: Omid. Map geography: UNESCO / GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more