Language:  Lepcha

Estimated Global Speakers

55,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

3

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 *
 Rongkup Bhutan 3,000 82,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rongkup India 75,000 82,000 Buddhism 25.65 % -
 Rongkup Nepal 3,900 82,000 Buddhism 3.56 % 1
  Totals:  3           2     2
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Adi India 69,000 73,000 Unknown 21.03 % -
 Anal India 23,000 23,000 Christianity 98.17 % -
 Bhote Nepal 13,000 13,000 Buddhism 1.40 % 1
 Bhotia India 114,000 114,000 Buddhism 4.90 % 2
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,200 90,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhotia Sikkim India 84,000 90,000 Buddhism 4.44 % 2
 Christian India 1,263,000 1,707,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Deori India 53,000 53,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 1
 Gond India 14,356,000 14,362,000 Hinduism 0.92 % 287
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 22,000 Buddhism 6.40 % -
 Gurung Ghaleg Nepal 511,000 630,000 Buddhism 5.00 % -
 Kami Bhutan 800 1,321,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kami India 98,000 1,321,000 Hinduism 2.39 % 2
 Koya India 793,000 793,000 Hinduism 1.29 % 16
 Marma India 47,000 277,000 Buddhism 0.39 % 1
 Newah India 166,000 1,455,000 Hinduism 2.02 % 3
 Oraon India 4,487,000 4,641,000 Hinduism 26.48 % -
 Rai Nepal 602,000 733,000 Other / Small 5.56 % -
Sauria Paharia India 53,000 58,000 Hinduism 46.85 % -
 Tamang Nepal 1,490,000 1,733,000 Buddhism 6.60 % -
 Thakuri Nepal 413,000 446,000 Hinduism 1.57 % 8
 Tipera India 687,000 829,000 Hinduism 8.58 % -
 Yakthumba, Limbu India 144,000 522,000 Hinduism 9.54 % -
  Totals:  23           12     325

Language Alternate Names
Lapcha
Lapche
Nünpa
Rong
Róng
Rongke
Róngkup
Rongpa
Róng-ríng

Dialects
Ilammu
Rengjongmu
Tamsangmu

Dialect Alternate Names

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1845-1989
New Testament 1989
Complete Bible None Reported

Online / Mobile App Bibles
Not Available
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Lepcha
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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