Bantawa in Nepal

The Bantawa have only been reported in Nepal
Population
4,400
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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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 Not ranked
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 Not ranked
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
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 Nepal census data.  Current values may differ.


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