Language:  Lepcha Find language 

Estimated Global Speakers

64,000

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 Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Rongkup Bhutan 2,900 83,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rongkup India 76,000 83,000 Buddhism 25.68 % -
 Rongkup Nepal 3,800 83,000 Buddhism 3.56 % 1
  Totals:  3         2       2
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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 % -
 Anal India 23,000 23,000 Christianity 98.17 % -
 Bhote Nepal 12,000 12,000 Buddhism 1.40 % 1
 Bhotia India 115,000 115,000 Buddhism 4.90 % 2
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,000 91,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhotia Sikkim India 85,000 91,000 Buddhism 4.45 % 2
 Christian India 992,000 1,269,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Deori India 53,000 53,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 1
 Gond India 14,424,000 14,430,000 Hinduism 0.79 % 288
 Gurung Nepal 486,000 607,000 Buddhism 5.00 % 10
Gurung Ghale Nepal 21,000 21,000 Buddhism 6.44 % -
 Kami Bhutan 800 1,283,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kami India 105,000 1,283,000 Hinduism 2.79 % 2
 Koya India 794,000 794,000 Hinduism 0.81 % 16
 Marma India 47,000 240,000 Buddhism 0.39 % 1
 Newah India 168,000 1,410,000 Hinduism 2.01 % 3
 Oraon India 4,515,000 4,674,000 Hinduism 26.47 % -
 Rai Nepal 579,000 710,000 Other / Small 5.57 % -
Sauria Paharia India 53,000 58,000 Hinduism 46.85 % -
 Tamang Nepal 1,435,000 1,678,000 Buddhism 5.00 % 29
 Thakuri Nepal 397,000 430,000 Hinduism 1.57 % 8
 Tipera India 640,000 762,000 Hinduism 8.31 % -
 Yakthumba, Limbu India 146,000 510,000 Hinduism 9.54 % -
  Totals:  23         14       365

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
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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 World Missionary Press Booklets