Language:  Limbu

Estimated Global Speakers

367,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

1

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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 *
 Yakthumba, Limbu Nepal 431,000 582,000 Other / Small 2.69 % 9
  Totals:  1           1     9
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Bhotia India 133,000 133,000 Buddhism 4.90 % 3
 Bhotia Sikkim India 81,000 87,000 Buddhism 4.44 % 2
 Bhumij India 1,306,000 1,340,000 Hinduism 1.02 % 26
 Christian India 1,467,000 2,109,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Lotha India 206,000 206,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
Malto India 221,000 255,000 Hinduism 14.11 % -
 Marma India 54,000 289,000 Buddhism 0.39 % 1
Mizo Lushai India 659,000 660,000 Christianity 98.84 % -
 Rongkup India 78,000 86,000 Buddhism 25.66 % -
 Sherpa Nepal 123,000 183,000 Buddhism 4.22 % 2
 Tamang Nepal 1,708,000 1,980,000 Buddhism 6.60 % -
 Yakthumba, Limbu Bhutan 1,700 582,000 Other / Small 3.75 % 1
 Yakthumba, Limbu India 149,000 582,000 Hinduism 9.60 % -
  Totals:  13           6     35

Language Alternate Names
Charkhole
Chatthare
Chaubise (Charkhole)
Chhathar
Chhatthare (Chatthare)
Limbo
Limboo
Lumbu
Tamorkhole (Taplejunge)
Taplejunge
Yakthung Pan
Yakthungpan
Yanggrokke (Yanggruppe)
Yanggruppe

Dialects
Chattare
Chaubise
Chhathare
Chhatthare
Panchthare
Panthare
Phedape
Phedappe
Tamorkhole
Taplejunge
Yanggrokke

Dialect Alternate Names
Chatthare
Chatthare Yakthungba Pan
Chhathar
Chhattare
Limbu: Chattare
Limbu: Panthare
Limbu: Phedappe
Panchthar
Panchthare
Pantharey
Panthare-yanggrokke-chaubise-charkhole
Tamorkhole
Taplejung
Yakthung Pan
Yakthungba Pan


Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1996-2003
New Testament 2009
Complete Bible None Reported

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