Language:  Tibetan, Central Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

1,916,000

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 Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Keji China 2,600 2,600 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lama India 600 2,200 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan Bhutan 4,500 1,085,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan Canada 5,500 1,085,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan India 101,000 1,085,000 Buddhism 0.27 % 2
 Tibetan Sweden 1,000 1,085,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan Gtsang Bhutan 900 767,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan Gtsang China 766,000 767,000 Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 % 15
 Tibetan, Bhotia Nepal 2,500 1,085,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan, Boyu China 4,300 4,300 Ethnic Religions 0.60 % 0.60 % 1
 Tibetan, Central China 949,000 1,085,000 Buddhism 0.04 % 0.03 % 19
 Tibetan, Central Switzerland 8,100 1,085,000 Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % 1
 Tibetan, Central Taiwan 2,000 1,085,000 Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % 1
 Tibetan, Central United States 4,800 1,085,000 Buddhism 0.02 % 0.02 % 1
 Tibetan, Nghari China 64,000 64,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  15           15     48
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Bhotia India 114,000 114,000 Buddhism 4.90 % 2
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,100 89,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhotia Sikkim India 83,000 89,000 Buddhism 4.44 % 2
 Bhotia Tibetan India 3,600 3,600 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 114,000 115,000 Buddhism 0.35 % 2
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) India 1,581,000 1,581,000 Hinduism 9.20 % -
 Chakma India 217,000 680,000 Buddhism 4.85 % 4
 Chero India 158,000 163,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 3
 Choni China 171,000 171,000 Buddhism 0.20 % 0.10 % 3
Galong India 80,000 80,000 Unknown 27.45 % -
 Gurung Nepal 496,000 615,000 Buddhism 5.15 % -
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 22,000 Buddhism 6.44 % -
 Kanaura India 52,000 52,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 1
 Khas India 64,000 81,000 Hinduism 9.02 % -
 Lahaula India 2,900 6,100 Hinduism 0.21 % 1
Lodha (Hindu traditions, tribal) India 126,000 126,000 Hinduism 11.29 % -
 Mangrik India 24,000 75,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mech India 54,000 60,000 Hinduism 27.35 % -
 Monpa India 40,000 136,000 Buddhism 0.94 % 1
 Rongkup India 75,000 82,000 Buddhism 25.68 % -
Sauria Paharia India 52,000 57,000 Hinduism 46.85 % -
 Sherpa Nepal 105,000 155,000 Buddhism 4.24 % 2
 Tipera India 631,000 755,000 Hinduism 8.31 % -
 Zeliang India 104,000 104,000 Christianity 93.66 % -
  Totals:  24           13     24

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 1948-1983

Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.com (YouVersion)
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Resource Link
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
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Good News for You
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Tibetan, Central
Film / Video Phim
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video
Text / Printed Matter Bible: པོད་སྐད་ - Tibetan