Tamang in India


Population
291,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Tamang
People Name in Country Tamang
Population in India 291,000
World Population 1,779,900
Total Countries 4
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached No
Progress Scale 3
GSEC 3  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Eastern Tamang, Ishang, Lama, Murmi, Nishang, Nishung, Tamanglama, तमंग
People ID 18212
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 17  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file: 21
Largest States
(only 20 largest shown)
West Bengal (207,000) Assam (40,000) Sikkim (36,000)
Himachal Pradesh (2,400) Arunachal Pradesh (2,100) Manipur (600)
Uttar Pradesh (500) Uttarakhand (400) Meghalaya (400)
Madhya Pradesh (300) Maharashtra (100) Jharkhand (100)
Telangana (40) Gujarat (30) Chandigarh (30)
Punjab (30) Delhi (20) Karnataka (20)
Andhra Pradesh (10) Tamil Nadu (10)
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 17  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file: 21  (only 20 largest shown)
West Bengal (207,000) Assam (40,000)
Sikkim (36,000) Himachal Pradesh (2,400)
Arunachal Pradesh (2,100) Manipur (600)
Uttar Pradesh (500) Uttarakhand (400)
Meghalaya (400) Madhya Pradesh (300)
Maharashtra (100) Jharkhand (100)
Telangana (40) Gujarat (30)
Chandigarh (30) Punjab (30)
Delhi (20) Karnataka (20)
Andhra Pradesh (10) Tamil Nadu (10)
Primary Language: Tamang, Eastern (160,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: taj   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages: 4
Secondary Languages:
Nepali (117,000) Bengali (1,400) Hindi (300)
Primary Language: Tamang, Eastern (160,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: taj   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 4
Secondary Languages:
Nepali (117,000) Bengali (1,400)
Hindi (300)
Primary Language: Tamang, Eastern

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (2005)
New Testament Yes   (2011)
Complete Bible No
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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 Jesus Film: view in Tamang, Eastern
Text / Printed Matter Bible: परमेश्वरला बचन छार कबुल
Primary Religion: Hinduism

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
32.76 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
8.54 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
58.70 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
Unknown
Independent
Unknown
Orthodox
Unknown
Other Christian
Unknown
Protestant
Unknown
Roman Catholic
Unknown
Photo Source: Kerry Olson  
Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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