Bhotia, Buddhist in India

Population

99,900

Christian

1.2%

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

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Country India
Continent Asia
Region South Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Location in Country
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People Name General Bhotia, Buddhist
People Name in Country Bhotia, Buddhist
ROP3 Code 111611
Joshua Project People ID 16450
Indigenous Yes
Population in India 99,900
Least-Reached Yes
Alternate Names for People Group Bhotia of Sikkim, Danyouka, Lhopa, Lhori, Sikkim Bhotia,
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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Sherpa 69,985 Nepali 17,640 Tibetan, Central 5,690 Lepcha 1,950
Kagate 1,110 Hindi 627 Limbu 63 English 60
Kodava 40 Dimasa 17 Telugu 11 Khandesi 10
Miju-Mishmi 9 Marathi 8 Sanskrit 7 Adi 7
Gujarati 6 Meitei 6 Mundari: Bhumij 5 Naga, Lotha 5
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Affinity Bloc Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster Tibetan
People Name General Bhotia, Buddhist
Ethnic Code MSY50r
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Largest Religion Buddhism
Buddhism
93.52%
Christianity
1.2%    ( Evangelical  0.00% )
Ethnic Religions
0.00%
Hinduism
5.10%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.15%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
0.00%
Protestant
0.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
0.00%
Photo Source: Jared Kachurak
Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl
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