Language:  Lhowa Find language 

Estimated Global Speakers

5,100

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

2

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

Jesus Film

Not Available

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 *
 Loba Bhutan 2,300 4,900 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Loba Nepal 2,600 4,900 Buddhism 0.19 % 1
  Totals:  2         2       2
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Bhote Nepal 13,000 13,000 Buddhism 1.40 % 1
 Gurung Nepal 510,000 632,000 Buddhism 5.00 % 10
 Magar Nepal 1,853,000 2,207,000 Hinduism 2.28 % 37
 Rai Nepal 607,000 738,000 Other / Small 5.57 % -
 Sherpa Nepal 108,000 159,000 Buddhism 4.24 % 2
 Tamang Nepal 1,505,000 1,749,000 Buddhism 5.00 % 30
 Thakali Nepal 11,000 13,000 Hinduism 4.41 % 1
 Thakuri Nepal 417,000 451,000 Hinduism 1.57 % 8
  Totals:  8         7       89

Item Code
Status
Ethnologue Code loy
Written Yes
Bible Translation Portions

Language Alternate Names
Baragaon
Baragaun
Baragaunle (Baragaon)
Bhoti Gurung
Glo Skad
Lhopa
Lo Montang
Loba
Loke
Loket
Lopa
Lowa
Loyu
Mustangi
Upper Mustang (Loke)

Dialects
Baragaunle
Jharkot
Kagbeni
Loke
Mustang
Seke
Upper Mustang

Dialect Alternate Names
Lo
Lo Ke
Lo Montang
Loba
Lopa
Lopa: Lo
Lopawa
Lowa
Loyu
Mustangi

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

Online / Mobile App Bibles
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible stories in Loke