Language:  Sherpa

Population of Groups Speaking

199,000

People Group's Primary Language

8

Bible Status

New Testament

Jesus Film

Online Bible

Not Available

Gospel Recordings

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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Language
Rank
Primary
Religion
% Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
Asur India 24,000 Secondary Hinduism 10.6 %
 Baiga India 532,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.3 %
 Bhotia, Buddhist Bhutan 5,700 Secondary Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhotia, Buddhist India 101,000 Primary Buddhism 1.2 %
 Bhotia, Buddhist Nepal 800 Primary Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhotia, Sherpa Nepal 130,000 Primary Buddhism 2.1 %
 Bhotia, Sikkim India 115,000 Secondary Hinduism 2.0 %
 Bhotia, Sikkim Nepal 1,200 Primary Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bodh India 35,000 Secondary Buddhism 0.1 %
 Chhantyal Nepal 28,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.1 %
 Chhetri Nepal 4,093,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.1 %
 Christian unspecified India 1,977,000 Secondary Christianity 100.0 %
 Dolpo Nepal 4,200 Secondary Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gurung Nepal 561,000 Secondary Buddhism 2.5 %
Gurung Ghale Nepal 13,000 Secondary Buddhism 6.9 %
 Jad India 2,100 Secondary Buddhism 0.1 %
 Kinnaura India 64,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.2 %
 Lepcha India 85,000 Secondary Buddhism 19.2 %
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 800 Secondary Buddhism 1.3 %
 Magar Nepal 1,851,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.2 %
Momba India 4,500 Secondary Buddhism 0.1 %
 Newah Nepal 1,305,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.8 %
 Oraon India 4,416,000 Secondary Hinduism 19.1 %
 Rai Nepal 595,000 Secondary O Other / Small 4.7 %
 Sarki Nepal 344,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.4 %
Sauria Paharia India 72,000 Secondary Hinduism 10.6 %
 Sherpa Bhutan 9,000 Primary Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sherpa China 1,200 Primary Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sherpa India 53,000 Secondary Buddhism 1.3 %
 Sherpa United States 500 Primary Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Swangla India 9,600 Secondary Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tamang Nepal 1,402,000 Secondary Buddhism 5.0 %
 Tanu India 37,000 Secondary Unknown 15.1 %
 Thakuri Nepal 392,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.5 %
Topkegola Nepal 1,300 Primary Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
  Totals:  35   199,000 (P) 28 8 (P) : 27 (S)        
Language Alternate Names
Central Sherpa (Solu)
East Sherpa (Dolakha)
North Sherpa (Khumbu)
Ramechhap
Serwa
Sharpa
Sharpa Bhotia
South Sherpa
West Sherpa
Xarba
Xiaerba
Dialects
Khumbu
Ramechaap
Solu
Twerpa
Dialect Alternate Names
Khumbu
Namche Bazar
Sherpa
Solu Khumbu
Solu-khumba/namche Baz
Solukhumbu
Solu-khumbu
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1975-2008
New Testament 2014
Complete Bible None Reported
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum of Bible Agencies
Gospel Go
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
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Resource in Sherpa Link
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Sherpa
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture / Portions
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)

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