Bhotia, Buddhist in India

Population

101,000

Christian

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Bhotia, Buddhist
People Name in Country Bhotia, Buddhist
Population in India 101,000
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Bhotia of Sikkim, Danyouka, Lhopa, Lhori, Sikkim Bhotia
Affinity Bloc Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster Tibetan
People Name General Bhotia, Buddhist
Ethnic Code MSY50r
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Sherpa (70,000) Nepali (18,000) Tibetan, Central (5,700) Lepcha (2,000)
Kagate (1,100) Hindi (600) Limbu (60) English (60)
Kodava (40) Dimasa (20) Telugu (10) Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken (Unknown)
Khandesi (Unknown) Miju-Mishmi (Unknown) Marathi (Unknown) Sanskrit (Unknown)
Adi (Unknown) Meitei (Unknown) Gujarati (Unknown) Bengali (Unknown)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Sherpa 70,000 Nepali 18,000
Tibetan, Central 5,700 Lepcha 2,000
Kagate 1,100 Hindi 600
Limbu 60 English 60
Kodava 40 Dimasa 20
Telugu 10 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken 10
Khandesi 10 Miju-Mishmi 10
Marathi 10 Sanskrit 10
Adi 10 Meitei 10
Gujarati 10 Bengali 10
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1975-2008)
New Testament Yes   (2014)
Complete Bible No
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online scripture / Portions
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Sherpa

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
93.52 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
1.22 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
5.10 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.15 %
Photo Source: Jared Kachurak
Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more  
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