Affinity Group: Southeast Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Karen

Language: S'gaw Karen - (ksw)

Alternate Name(s): Paganyaw

Primary Religion: Christianity

Country: Myanmar

Also found in: India; Thailand; United States

Population: 1,285,000

Global Population: 1,514,925

PEID: 9518

ROP: 108886

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical

Overview: The Sgaw Karen of Myanmar, numbering 1,285,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Karen people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,514,925 in 4 countries. Their primary language is S'gaw Karen. The primary religion practiced by the Sgaw Karen is Christianity.

Bible Translations: Available

Jesus Film: Available

Gospel Recordings: Available

Radio Broadcast: Available