Dhimal in India


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People Name General Dhimal
People Name in Country Dhimal
World Population 30,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group Yes
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed 1
Alternate Names Agnia, Dhemal, Dhimar, Jharwa, Maulik, धिमल
People ID 11544
ROP3 Code 102575
Country India
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 2
Largest States
West Bengal
2,900
Bihar
2,000
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country India
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 2
  West Bengal 2,900
  Bihar 2,000
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Rangpuri (1,900 speakers)
Language Code rkt   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 4
Secondary Languages
Maithili
1,600
Dhimal
800
Hindi
600
Primary Language Rangpuri (1,900 speakers)
Language Code rkt   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 4
Secondary Languages
  Maithili 1,600
  Dhimal 800
  Hindi 600
People Groups Speaking Rangpuri

Primary Language:  Rangpuri

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (2008–2011)
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Rangpuri
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible (Bibles India)
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
88.08 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
1.99 %
Unknown
9.93 %
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Map Source People Group Location: Omid. Other geography / data: GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
* Religion Values From latest India census data.  Current values may differ.