Monpa in India

Joshua Project has identified the Monpa only in India






Largest Religion

Main Language


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People Name General Monpa
People Name in Country Monpa
Population in India 46,200
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Unengaged or Unknown Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Memba, Menpa, Monba
Affinity Bloc Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster South Himalaya
People Name General Monpa
Ethnic Code MSY50z
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Monpa, Tawang (46,000) Hindi (600) Tibetan, Central (40) Nepali (40)
Santhali (30) Adi (Unknown) Byangsi (Unknown) Nyishi (Unknown)
Mundari (Unknown) Miju-Mishmi (Unknown) Assamese (Unknown) Bengali (Unknown)
Malayalam (Unknown) Kharia (Unknown) Mising (Unknown) Naga, Mao (Unknown)
Mizo (Unknown) Panjabi, Eastern (Unknown) English (Unknown) Korwa (Unknown)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Monpa, Tawang 46,000 Hindi 600
Tibetan, Central 40 Nepali 40
Santhali 30 Adi 10
Byangsi 10 Nyishi 10
Mundari 10 Miju-Mishmi 0
Assamese 0 Bengali 0
Malayalam 0 Kharia 0
Mising 0 Naga, Mao 0
Mizo 0 Panjabi, Eastern 0
English 0 Korwa 0
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Global Recordings

Major Religion Percent
78.65 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
1.75 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
18.99 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.61 %
Photo Source: Mukesh Jain Creative Commons: Yes
Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more  
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