Sunuwar in Nepal



Population

56,000

Christian

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Sunuwar
People Name in Country Sunuwar
Population in Nepal 56,000
World Population 136,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Sunwar, Sunwari
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster Rajasthan
People Name General Sunuwar
Ethnic Code CNN25o
People ID 18152
Country Nepal
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Ramechhap District of Janakpur Zone. Okhaldhunga District of Sagarmatha Zone..   Source:  www.ethnologue.com
Total States on file:  13  (up to 20 largest shown)
Janakpur (21,000) Sagarmatha (11,000) Mechi (9,400) Bagmati (5,800)
Kosi (3,700) Narayani (2,100) Lumbini (1,100) Gandaki (600)
Seti (500) Rapti (200) Bheri (70) Mahakali (70)
Dhawalagiri (30)
Total States on file:  13  (up to 20 largest shown)
Janakpur (21,000) Sagarmatha (11,000)
Mechi (9,400) Bagmati (5,800)
Kosi (3,700) Narayani (2,100)
Lumbini (1,100) Gandaki (600)
Seti (500) Rapti (200)
Bheri (70) Mahakali (70)
Dhawalagiri (30)

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Enthologue Language Map

Ethnolinguistic map from University of Texas or other map

Languages & Dialects on file:  12  (up to 20 largest shown)
Sunwar (38,000) Nepali (16,000) Maithili (1,100) Bantawa (600)
Dotyali (400) Chamling (200) Bhojpuri (100) Rajbanshi (90)
Kansa (40) Bengali (20) Newar: Newari Magar, Western
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Sunwar 38,000 Nepali 16,000
Maithili 1,100 Bantawa 600
Dotyali 400 Chamling 200
Bhojpuri 100 Rajbanshi 90
Kansa 40 Bengali 20
Newar: Newari Magar, Western

For Main Lanugage: Sunwar


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1988)
New Testament Yes   (1992)
Complete Bible Yes   (2012)
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: परमप्रभु यावे आ लोव़ Text / Printed Matter
God's Story Video Film / Video
Jesus Film: view in Sunwar Film / Video
Online Bible text (Scripture Earth) Text / Printed Matter
Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Hinduism

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
2.81 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
2.47 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
89.48 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
5.24 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Photo Source: Bethany World Prayer Center  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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