Dhimal in India



Population

4,600

Christian

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Dhimal
People Name in Country Dhimal
Population in India 4,600
World Population 30,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Agnia, Dhemal, Dhimar, Jharwa, Maulik
Affinity Bloc Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster South Himalaya
People Name General Dhimal
Ethnic Code MSY50r
People ID 11544
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 21  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
West Bengal (2,500) Bihar (2,300)
Total States on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
West Bengal (2,500) Bihar (2,300)
Languages & Dialects on file:  5  (up to 20 largest shown)
Maithili (1,900) Bengali (1,300) Dhimal (700) Nepali (500)
Hindi (400)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Maithili 1,900 Bengali 1,300
Dhimal 700 Nepali 500
Hindi 400

For Main Lanugage: Maithili


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes
New Testament Yes   (2010)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible stories in Maithili
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Maithili
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible (Bibles India)
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Hinduism

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
67.56 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
7.33 %
Unknown
25.11 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Photo Source: International Mission Board-SBC, Ian Bennett, 2013   Copyrighted ©   Used with permission
Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more

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