Dhimal in India


Population
4,900
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Dhimal
People Name in Country Dhimal
Population in India 4,900
World Population 30,900
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
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 15  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 2
Largest States
West Bengal
(2,800)
Bihar
(2,100)
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 15  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 2
  West Bengal (2,800)
  Bihar (2,100)
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Rajbanshi (1,900 speakers)
Language Code rjs   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 4
Secondary Languages
Maithili
(1,600)
Dhimal
(800)
Hindi
(300)
People Groups Speaking Rajbanshi
Primary Language Rajbanshi (1,900 speakers)
Language Code rjs   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 4
Secondary Languages
  Maithili (1,600)
  Dhimal (800)
  Hindi (300)
People Groups Speaking Rajbanshi

Primary Language:  Rajbanshi

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (2005-2016)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (2009)
Bible-Complete No
Possible Print Bibles
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Rajbanshi
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
87.26 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
2.09 %
Unknown
10.65 %
Photo Source Copyrighted © 2017  International Mission Board-SBC  All rights reserved.  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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