Language:  Bantawa

Population of Groups Speaking

269,000

People Group's Primary Language

3

Bible Status

None, Definite Need

Jesus Film

Online Bible

Not Available

Gospel Recordings

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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Language
Rank
Primary
Religion
%
Evangelical
%
Christian
Indigenous
Amat Nepal 3,800 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Ath Pahariya Nepal 5,500 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Badhai, Hindu Nepal 54,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.2 %
 Bairagi, Hindu Nepal 209,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.1 %
 Bangali, Hindu Nepal 16,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.9 %
 Bantar Nepal 51,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bantawa Nepal 3,600 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bari, Hindu Nepal 22,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 %
 Bhoi, Hindu Nepal 159,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 %
 Bhote Nepal 28,000 Secondary Buddhism 0.8 %
 Bhotia, Buddhist Nepal 900 Secondary Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhotia, Sherpa Nepal 146,000 Secondary Buddhism 1.4 %
 Bind Nepal 52,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman Nepal 3,354,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 %
 Brahman, Bhumihar Nepal 70,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Gaur Nepal 13,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.1 %
Brahman, Hill Nepal 2,959,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 %
Brahman, Joshi Nepal 4,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman, Kanaujia Nepal 22,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Khandelwal Nepal 3,500 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman, Radhi Nepal 3,200 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi Nepal 8,100 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Saraswat Nepal 3,900 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Varendra Nepal 400 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Chamar Nepal 285,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.1 %
 Chepang, Tsepang Nepal 71,000 Secondary Hinduism 6.9 %
 Chhetri Nepal 4,084,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.1 %
Churaute Nepal 4,800 Secondary Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Danuwar Rai Nepal 77,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.3 %
 Darjee Nepal 452,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.7 %
 Dhanuk Nepal 204,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dhimal Nepal 25,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.2 %
 Dhobi, Hindu Nepal 76,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.1 %
 Dom, Hindu Nepal 13,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dosadh, Hindu Nepal 146,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 %
 Gadaria, Hindu Nepal 17,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gangai Nepal 35,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gharti Nepal 128,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.5 %
 Gurung Nepal 600,000 Secondary Buddhism 1.4 %
 Hadi Nepal 3,500 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Halwai, Hindu Nepal 68,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.1 %
Jimdar Nepal 300 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kahar, Hindu Nepal 30,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kaibartta Nepal 600 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kalwar, Hindu Nepal 103,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.1 %
 Kami Nepal 1,119,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.9 %
 Kandu Nepal 99,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 %
 Kawar Nepal 2,100 Secondary Hinduism 0.4 %
 Kayastha, Hindu Nepal 54,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.3 %
Khambu Nepal 600 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Khatwa Nepal 103,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.1 %
 Koiri, Hindu Nepal 312,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.2 %
 Kumal Nepal 101,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.0 %
 Kumhar, Hindu Nepal 56,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.2 %
 Kurmi, Hindu Nepal 197,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 %
 Lepcha, Lapche Nepal 3,300 Secondary Buddhism 4.1 %
 Limbu Nepal 364,000 Secondary O Other / Small 2.4 %
 Lodha Nepal 9,300 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Lohar, Hindu Nepal 101,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 %
 Lunia, Hindu Nepal 76,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 %
 Magar Nepal 1,856,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.0 %
 Majhi Nepal 81,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.0 %
 Mali, Hindu Nepal 12,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.2 %
 Mallah, Hindu Nepal 133,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.3 %
 Munda, Horo Nepal 1,900 Secondary Hinduism 5.4 %
 Musahar, Hindu Nepal 211,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.5 %
 Nai, Hindu Nepal 106,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.1 %
 Namasudra, Hindu Nepal 900 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Newah Nepal 1,432,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.5 %
 Oraon, Dhangar Nepal 40,000 Secondary Hinduism 2.6 %
 Pahari Nepal 11,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.8 %
 Rai Bhutan 2,700 Secondary O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rai Nepal 672,000 Secondary O Other / Small 3.7 %
 Rajbansi Nepal 106,000 Secondary Hinduism 5.3 %
 Rajbansi Koch, Hindu Nepal 1,200 Secondary Hinduism 0.8 %
 Rajbhar Nepal 23,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.5 %
 Rajput Nepal 51,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.1 %
 Santal, Hor Nepal 51,000 Secondary Hinduism 7.1 %
 Sarki Nepal 355,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.0 %
 Shaikh Nepal 786,000 Secondary Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sonar, Hindu Nepal 146,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.5 %
 Sunri, Hindu Nepal 114,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.3 %
 Sunuwar Nepal 68,000 Secondary Hinduism 2.5 %
 Tajpuriya Nepal 18,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.3 %
 Tamang Nepal 1,407,000 Secondary Buddhism 3.3 %
 Tanti, Hindu Nepal 89,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.2 %
 Teli, Hindu Nepal 337,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.1 %
 Thakali Nepal 13,000 Secondary Buddhism 1.3 %
 Thakuri Nepal 410,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.3 %
 Thami Nepal 22,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.8 %
 Tharu Nepal 1,698,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.4 %
Walang India 500 Primary Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Walang Nepal 1,100 Primary Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Walang, Bantawa Bhutan 3,300 Primary Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Yadav, Hindu Nepal 949,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 %
  Totals:  95   269,000 (P) 91 3 (P) : 92 (S)        
Language Alternate Names
Amchoke (Western Bantawa)
Bantaba
Bantawa Dum
Bantawa Rai
Bantawa Yong
Bantawa Yüng
Bontawa
Dhankuta (Eastern Bantawa)
Dilpali (Northern Bantawa)
Hatuwali (Southern Bantawa)
Kiranti
Kirat Khambu
Kirat Khambu Rai
Rai
Dialects
Amchoke
Bantawa Bhojpur
Bantawa Panchthar
Chhintang
Dungmali
Eastern Bantawa
Northern Bantawa
Rungchenbung
Southern Bantawa
Waling
Western Bantawa
Yangma
Dialect Alternate Names
Amchauke
Amchoke
Bantawa
Dhankuta
Dilpali
Hangkhim
Hatuwali
 
Translation Year / Status
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New Testament None Reported
Complete Bible None Reported
 
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