Sylhet Muslim in Bangladesh

The Sylhet Muslim have only been reported in Bangladesh
Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
Progress Gauge
* From latest Bangladesh census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.

Subgroups: 4

Subgroup Name Population
Pathan 2,400
Moghal Unknown
Sayyid Unknown
Shaikh Unknown

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People Name General Sylhet Muslim
People Name in Country Sylhet Muslim
Population this Country 10,875,000
Population all Countries 10,875,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 218
Alternate Names
People ID 22311
ROP3 Code 109660
Country Bangladesh
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 31  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 3
Largest States
Sylhet
8,506,000
Dhaka
1,635,000
Chittagong
734,000
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country Bangladesh
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 31  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 3
  Sylhet 8,506,000
  Dhaka 1,635,000
  Chittagong 734,000
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Sylheti (9,253,000 speakers)
Language Code syl   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 4
Secondary Languages
Bengali
345,000
Urdu
900
Kok Borok
500
Primary Language Sylheti (9,253,000 speakers)
Language Code syl   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 4
Secondary Languages
  Bengali 345,000
  Urdu 900
  Kok Borok 500
People Groups Speaking Sylheti

Primary Language:  Sylheti

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1993)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (2014)
Bible-Complete No
Bible-NT Text Online
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Sylheti
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Sylheti
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible Text (Scripture Earth)
Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
100.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
* From latest Bangladesh census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.
Photo Source Adam Jones - Flickr  Creative Commons 
Map Source People Group data: Omid. Map geography: UNESCO / GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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