Language:  Tibetan, Central Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

1,898,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

15

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Keji China 2,500 2,500 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lama India 600 2,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan Bhutan 4,800 1,078,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan Canada 5,400 1,078,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan India 106,000 1,078,000 Buddhism 0.26 % 2
 Tibetan Sweden 1,000 1,078,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan Gtsang Bhutan 1,000 757,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan Gtsang China 756,000 757,000 Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 % 15
 Tibetan, Bhotia Nepal 2,600 1,078,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan, Boyu China 4,300 4,300 Ethnic Religions 0.60 % 0.60 % 1
 Tibetan, Central China 936,000 1,078,000 Buddhism 0.04 % 0.03 % 19
 Tibetan, Central Switzerland 8,100 1,078,000 Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % 1
 Tibetan, Central Taiwan 2,000 1,078,000 Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % 1
 Tibetan, Central United States 4,800 1,078,000 Buddhism 0.02 % 0.02 % 1
 Tibetan, Nghari China 63,000 63,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  15         15       48
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Adi India 70,000 74,000 Unknown 21.53 % -
Adi Gallong India 19,000 19,000 Unknown 37.55 % -
Adi Pasi India 3,100 3,100 Unknown 21.37 % -
 Aka India 11,000 12,000 Hinduism 26.90 % -
 Angami India 160,000 160,000 Christianity 98.67 % -
Asur India 32,000 33,000 Hinduism 8.57 % -
 Bhil India 17,112,000 17,586,000 Hinduism 0.76 % 342
 Bhotia India 116,000 116,000 Buddhism 4.90 % 2
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,500 92,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhotia Sikkim India 85,000 92,000 Buddhism 4.45 % 2
 Bhotia Tibetan India 3,700 3,700 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhumij India 1,136,000 1,165,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 23
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 118,000 119,000 Buddhism 0.35 % 2
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) India 1,605,000 1,605,000 Hinduism 9.15 % -
 Bru India 207,000 209,000 Hinduism 16.92 % -
Chakma India 221,000 694,000 Buddhism 4.83 % 4
 Chero India 162,000 167,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 3
 Choni China 169,000 169,000 Buddhism 0.20 % 0.10 % 3
 Christian India 994,000 1,269,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Gaddi (Hindu traditions) India 237,000 237,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 5
Galong India 81,000 81,000 Unknown 27.58 % -
 Garo India 1,112,000 1,243,000 Christianity 95.60 % 80.00 % -
 Gond India 14,449,000 14,455,000 Hinduism 0.79 % 289
 Gurung Nepal 510,000 632,000 Buddhism 5.00 % 10
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 22,000 Buddhism 6.44 % -
 Haomei India 67,000 67,000 Christianity 97.28 % -
 Ho India 1,089,000 1,158,000 Unknown 2.37 % 22
 Idu India 32,000 42,000 Hinduism 5.23 % -
 Jamatia India 85,000 90,000 Hinduism 8.95 % -
 Jaunsari India 95,000 95,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Kanaura India 53,000 53,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 1
 Khas India 65,000 82,000 Hinduism 9.06 % -
 Khasi India 1,546,000 1,632,000 Christianity 83.53 % -
 Khiamniungan India 63,000 74,000 Christianity 99.35 % -
 Kuki Chin India 137,000 186,000 Christianity 91.24 % -
 Lahaula India 3,000 6,200 Hinduism 0.21 % 1
 Lamkang India 8,000 8,000 Christianity 95.18 % -
Lodha (Hindu traditions, tribal) India 128,000 128,000 Hinduism 11.29 % -
 Lotha India 180,000 180,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
 Mangrik India 24,000 79,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mech India 55,000 61,000 Hinduism 27.36 % -
 Meena India 4,711,000 4,711,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 94
Millang India 3,700 3,700 Unknown 34.94 % -
Miniyong India 5,700 5,700 Unknown 20.57 % -
Mizo Lushai India 574,000 576,000 Christianity 98.84 % 94.00 % -
 Monpa India 41,000 144,000 Buddhism 0.94 % 1
 Monpa Dirang India 7,300 7,500 Buddhism 0.77 % 1
 Newah Nepal 1,298,000 1,472,000 Hinduism 0.92 % 26
 Oraon India 4,523,000 4,688,000 Hinduism 26.47 % -
 Paite (Christian traditions) India 81,000 81,000 Christianity 98.76 % -
 Rabha India 374,000 376,000 Hinduism 5.26 % -
 Rongkup India 76,000 83,000 Buddhism 25.68 % -
 Saora India 995,000 998,000 Hinduism 16.70 % -
Sauria Paharia India 53,000 58,000 Hinduism 46.85 % -
 Sherpa Nepal 108,000 159,000 Buddhism 4.24 % 2
 Swangla India 9,800 9,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tangsa Roerah India 1,500 1,500 Christianity 93.34 % -
 Thadou India 220,000 220,000 Christianity 97.89 % -
 Tharu India 521,000 2,227,000 Hinduism 1.32 % 10
 Tipera India 641,000 767,000 Hinduism 8.31 % -
 Yakha Nepal 24,000 30,000 Other / Small 0.72 % 1
Yimchungra India 69,000 69,000 Christianity 99.33 % -
 Zeliang India 106,000 106,000 Christianity 93.67 % -
  Totals:  63         26       850

Language Alternate Names
Aba (Batang)
Anshuenkuan Nyarong
Batang
Bhokha
Bhotia
Bod
Bod Skad
Byokha
Central Tibetan
Dartsemdo (Tatsienlu)
Dbus
Dbusgtsang
Deqing Zang
Diaspora Tibetan
Dru
Gtsang (Lhasa)
Hanniu
Lhasa
Lhasa Tibetan
Lhasa, Tibetan
Mngahris (Ngari)
Nganshuenkuan (Anshuenkuan Nyarong)
Ngari
Panakha-Panags
Paurong
Phoke
Pohbetian
Poke
Skad
Tatsienlu
Tebilian
Tibate
Tibetan
Tsang
U
Utsang
Wei
Weizang
Zang
Zang Wen

Dialects
Aba
Bhotia
Classical
Colloquial
Dartsemdo
Dbus
Deqin
Deqinxian
Diaspora
Domme
Gtsang
Kongbo
Lhasa
Literary
Media
Mngahris
Nepali
Nganshuenkuan
Qinghai
Spitti
Tuth Valley
Weixi
Xiaozhongdian

Dialect Alternate Names
Amdo: Qinghai
An duo
Bhokha
Bhotia
Bhotia: Tuth Valley
Bhotiya
Central Tibetan
Central Tibetan: Nepali
Dbus
Dbusgtsang
Deqing
Domme
Hsifan
Khamba: Deqin
Khamba: Deqinxian
Lhasa
Ngari
Phoke
Pohbetian
Spiti
Tebilian
Tibate
Tibetan, Central: Classical
Tibetan, Central: Literary
Tibetan, Central: Media
Tibetan, Deqen
Tibetan, Khams: Deqin
Tibetan, Zhongdian
Tibetan: An duo
Tibetan: Central
Tibetan: Colloquial
Tibetan: Deqin
Tibetan: Domme
Tibetan: Spiti
Tibetian
Tibetian: Spitti
Tsang
U
Wei
Weizang
Zang
Zang: An duo
Zang: Deqing
Zang: Weixi
Zang: Xiaozhongdian

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1862-1991
New Testament 1885-1973
Complete Bible 1948

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Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Father's Love Letter
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Creation to Christ (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Good News for You (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Tibetan, Central
Film / Video Phim (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video
Text / Printed Matter Bible: པོད་སྐད་ - Tibetan