• PEOPLE NAME: LUSHAI OF BANGLADESH

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By Gerald Roberts

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PEID: 1185

ROP: 112994

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Kuki Chin, Tribal

Language: Lushai - (lus)

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Primary Religion: Christianity

Country: Bangladesh

Also found in: India; Myanmar

Population: 2,100

Global Population: 1,148,100


PEID: 1185

ROP: 112994

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Lushai of Bangladesh, numbering 2,100, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Kuki Chin, Tribal people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,148,100 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Lushai. The primary religion practiced by the Lushai is Christianity, an Abrahamic monotheistic religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus of Nazareth.


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