Limbu in Bhutan



Population

1,480

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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Global Prayer Digest: 2007-08-11
People Name General Limbu
People Name in Country Limbu
Population in Bhutan 1,500
World Population 547,000
Countries 4
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Black Mountain, Chaang, Chang, Monpa, Ole Monpa, Olekha, Tsono, Yakthumba
Affinity Bloc Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster South Himalaya
People Name General Limbu
Ethnic Code MSY50k
People ID 13065
Country Bhutan
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 31  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country 5 villages: Adha, Rukha, Wangling, Jangji, Thrumzur. The 2 dialects are separated by the Black Mountains.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Total States on file:  3  (up to 20 largest shown)
Western (1,200) Eastern (200) Southern (50)
Total States on file:  3  (up to 20 largest shown)
Western (1,200) Eastern (200)
Southern (50)

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Enthologue Language Map



Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Bengali Nepali
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Bengali Nepali

For Main Lanugage: Nepali


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1850-1961)
New Testament Yes   (1821-2010)
Complete Bible Yes   (1914-2004)
Audio Bible Online
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings General Ministry Resources
Audio Recordings Nepali Bible stories
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Nepali
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
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 Bible-in-Your-Language
Text / Printed Matter Bibles, Bible League
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter International Bible Society
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Other / Small
Religion Subdivision: Kirat

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
7.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.30 %)
3.30 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
16.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
73.70 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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