Limbu in Bhutan

Population

15,600

Christian

0.00%

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Limbu
People Name in Country Limbu
Population in Bhutan 15,600
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
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
Country Bhutan
Continent Asia
Region South Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Location in Country 5 villages: Adha, Rukha, Wangling, Jangji, Thrumzur. The 2 dialects are separated by the Black Mountains

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Limbu (16,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Limbu 16,000
Largest Religion Other / Small
Buddhism
5.00%
Christianity
0.00%    ( Evangelical  0.00% )
Ethnic Religions
0.00%
Hinduism
10.00%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
85.00%
Unknown
0.00%
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