Myanmar (Burma)

Naga, Leinong

Language Data

  • Alternate names: Htang Ngan, Htangan, Lainong Naga, Lenaung Naga
  • Dialects: Northern Leinong, Southern Leinong, Yao Dyang, Zau Dyang
  • Scriptures published:
    • Portions (2005 — 2010)
  • Literacy: Literacy rate in first language: Below 1% in Naga, Leinong. Some literacy classes. Also use Burmese [mya]
    Second Language: No information available.
  • Primary country: Myanmar (Burma)
  • Region: Sagain Region, Khamti district, Lahe township; about 25 villages
  • Religion: Buddhist, Christian, traditional religion
  • Livelihood: Farming
  • Number of users: 7,000
  • Vitality: Vigorous

(data from Ethnologue and other sources)