Sunuwar in Nepal


Population
54,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Sunuwar
People Name in Country Sunuwar
Population in Nepal 54,000
World Population 136,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached Yes
Progress Scale 1
Alternate Names Sunwar, Sunwari, सुनुवार
People ID 18152
ROP3 Code 113662
Country Nepal
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Ramechhap District of Janakpur Zone. Okhaldhunga District of Sagarmatha Zone.   Source:  www.ethnologue.com
Total States on file: 13
Largest States
Janakpur (20,000) Sagarmatha (11,000) Mechi (9,200)
Bagmati (5,600) Kosi (3,600) Narayani (2,000)
Lumbini (1,000) Gandaki (600) Seti (500)
Rapti (200) Mahakali (70) Bheri (70)
Dhaulagiri (30)
Country Nepal
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Ramechhap District of Janakpur Zone. Okhaldhunga District of Sagarmatha Zone..   Source:  www.ethnologue.com
Total States on file: 13
Janakpur (20,000) Sagarmatha (11,000)
Mechi (9,200) Bagmati (5,600)
Kosi (3,600) Narayani (2,000)
Lumbini (1,000) Gandaki (600)
Seti (500) Rapti (200)
Mahakali (70) Bheri (70)
Dhaulagiri (30)

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Primary Language: Sunwar (38,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: suz   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages: 10
Secondary Languages:
Nepali (16,000) Maithili (1,100) Bantawa (600)
Dotyali (400) Chamling (200) Bhojpuri (100)
Rajbanshi (90) Kansa (40) Bengali (20)
Primary Language: Sunwar (38,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: suz   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 10
Secondary Languages:
Nepali (16,000) Maithili (1,100)
Bantawa (600) Dotyali (400)
Chamling (200) Bhojpuri (100)
Rajbanshi (90) Kansa (40)
Bengali (20)
Primary Language: Sunwar

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1988)
New Testament Yes   (1992)
Complete Bible Yes   (2012)
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Sunwar
Text / Printed Matter Bible: परमप्रभु यावे आ लोव़
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Primary Religion: Hinduism

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
2.81 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
2.47 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
89.48 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
5.24 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
Unknown
Independent
Unknown
Orthodox
Unknown
Other Christian
Unknown
Protestant
Unknown
Roman Catholic
Unknown
Photo Source: Bethany World Prayer Center  
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