Bhotia, Buddhist in Nepal



Population

9,810

Christian

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


People Name General Bhotia, Buddhist
People Name in Country Bhotia, Buddhist
Population in Nepal 9,800
World Population 117,000
Countries 3
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Unengaged or Unknown Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Bhotia of Sikkim, Bhutia, Danyouka, Lhopa, Lhori, Sikkim Bhotia
Affinity Bloc Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster Tibetan
People Name General Bhotia, Buddhist
Ethnic Code MSY50r
People ID 16450
Country Nepal
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Janakpur Zone, Ramechhap District, on one of the ridges of Likhu Khola..   Source:  www.ethnologue.com
Total States on file:  5  (up to 20 largest shown)
Mechi (6,100) Kosi (1,600) Janakpur (1,300) Bagmati (900)
Sagarmatha (800)
Total States on file:  5  (up to 20 largest shown)
Mechi (6,100) Kosi (1,600)
Janakpur (1,300) Bagmati (900)
Sagarmatha (800)
Languages & Dialects on file:  5  (up to 20 largest shown)
Sherpa (7,600) Kagate (1,300) Nepali (1,100) Bantawa (500)
Maithili (80)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Sherpa 7,600 Kagate 1,300
Nepali 1,100 Bantawa 500
Maithili 80
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1975-2008)
New Testament Yes   (2014)
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
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
100.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Photo Source: Jared Kachurak  
Map Source: University of Texas Map Collection  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
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