Dhimal in India


Population
4,600
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Dhimal
People Name in Country Dhimal
Population in India 4,600
World Population 30,600
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Unreached Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 1 to 2
Progress Scale 1
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Agnia, Dhemal, Dhimar, Jharwa, Maulik, धिमल
People ID 11544
ROP3 Code 102575
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 15  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 2
Largest States
West Bengal
(2,600)
Bihar
(2,000)
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 15  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 2
  West Bengal (2,600)
  Bihar (2,000)
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Maithili (1,600 speakers)
Language Code mai   Ethnologue Listing
Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 4
Secondary Languages
Rajbanshi
(1,700)
Dhimal
(700)
Hindi
(300)
People Groups Speaking Maithili
Primary Language Maithili (1,600 speakers)
Language Code mai   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 4
Secondary Languages
  Rajbanshi (1,700)
  Dhimal (700)
  Hindi (300)
People Groups Speaking Maithili

Primary Language:  Maithili

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes
Bible-New Testament Yes   (2010)
Bible-Complete No
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
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World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible stories in Maithili
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Good News (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Maithili
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible: jivən səndesh
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible (Bibles India)
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
67.56 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
7.33 %
Unknown
25.11 %
Photo Source International Mission Board-SBC, 2013   Copyrighted ©   Used with permission
Map Source Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
Religion Values * From India census data.  Current values may differ.


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