Tofalar in Russia


Joshua Project has identified the Tofalar only in Russia

Population

800

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Tofalar
People Name in Country Tofalar
Population in Russia 800
World Population 800
Countries 1
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Karagas, Tofalars
Affinity Bloc Turkic Peoples
People Cluster Ural-Siberian
People Name General Tofalar
Ethnic Code MSY41z
People ID 14799
Country Russia
Region Eastern Europe and Eurasia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Nizhniyudinsk region of the Irkutsk Oblast. The area where they live is known as Tofalaria. Their main villages are spread through the Sayan mountains, and are called, Alygdjer, Verkhnaya Gutara and Herkha..   Source:  Field worker
Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Karagas (700)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Karagas 700
For Primary Language: Karagas

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Translation Need Questionable
Resource Format
None reported  
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Orthodox

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.50 %)
60.00 %
Ethnic Religions
40.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
100.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Map Source: Joshua Project / Global Mapping International  
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