Bantawa in Nepal

The Bantawa have only been reported in Nepal
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People Name General Bantawa
People Name in Country Bantawa
Population in Nepal 4,400
World Population 4,400
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 1
Progress Scale 1
GSEC 2  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names बँटवा
People ID 20740
ROP3 Code 101014
Country Nepal
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 25  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 8
Largest States
Kosi
3,100
Mechi
700
Bagmati
300
Sagarmatha
200
Narayani
60
Bheri
20
Gandaki
20
Janakpur
20
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country Nepal
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 25  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 8
  Kosi 3,100
  Mechi 700
  Bagmati 300
  Sagarmatha 200
  Narayani 60
  Bheri 20
  Gandaki 20
  Janakpur 20
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Bantawa (2,500 speakers)
Language Code bap   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 3
Secondary Languages
Nepali
2,000
Bhojpuri
Other People Groups Speaking Bantawa
Primary Language Bantawa (2,500 speakers)
Language Code bap   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 3
Secondary Languages
  Nepali 2,000
  Bhojpuri 10
People Groups Speaking Bantawa

Primary Language:  Bantawa

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions No
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Bantawa
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
20.77 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
55.62 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
23.61 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Map Source Joshua Project / GMI / IMB  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
* Religion Values From latest Nepal census data.  Current values may differ.


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