Tamang in India

Population

294,000

Christian

8.5%

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Tamang
People Name in Country Tamang
Population in India 294,000
Progress Scale 2.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Eastern Tamang, Ishang, Lama, Murmi, Nishang, Nishung, Tamanglama
Affinity Bloc Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster South Himalaya
People Name General Tamang
Ethnic Code MSY50z
Country India
Continent Asia
Region South Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Tamang, Southwestern (164,000) Nepali (128,000) Tamang, Eastern (2,300) Bengali (1,400)
Hindi (300)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Tamang, Southwestern 164,000 Nepali 128,000
Tamang, Eastern 2,300 Bengali 1,400
Hindi 300
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Largest Religion Hinduism
Buddhism
32.76%
Christianity
9%    ( Evangelical  0.00% )
Ethnic Religions
0.00%
Hinduism
58.70%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Photo Source: Philippe Tarbouriech Creative Commons: Yes
Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl
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