Country:

Bhutan

State: Central
District: All

Number of People Groups

27

Unreached People Groups

26

Total Population

104,000

Buddhist

99.5 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

0.4 %

Muslim

0.1 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.0 %
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
Adap 300 Dzongkha - - 300 - - -
 Bania 50 Assamese 50 - - - - -
 Brahmin 40 Assamese 40 - - - - -
 Bumthangpa 40 Bumthangkha - - 40 - - -
 Drukpa 42,000 Dzongkha - - 42,000 - - -
 Gurung 200 Nepali - - 100 60 - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Lap, Lakha 9,200 Lakha - - 9,200 - - -
 Layakha 3,200 Layakha - - 3,200 - - -
Lunape 1,200 Lunanakha - - 1,200 - - -
Monpa Black Mountain 200 Olekha - - 200 - - -
 Naga 30 Language unknown - - - 30 - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Newah 90 Nepali - - 90 - - -
 Ngalong 22,000 Dzongkha - - 22,000 - - -
 Nyenpa 7,500 Nyenkha - - 7,500 - - -
 Oraon, Kurux 100 Kurux 100 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 40 Rangpuri 40 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Shaikh 90 Bengali - 90 - - - -
 Sharchop 15,000 Tshangla - - 15,000 - - -
 Sherpa 400 Sherpa 20 - 400 - - -
 Tamang 20 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Tibetan 700 Tibetan, Central - - 700 - - -
 Tibetan Gtsang 900 Tibetan, Central - - 900 - - -
 Walang, Bantawa 700 Bantawa - - 700 - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 20 Assamese - - 20 - - -
  Totals:  27 104,000   26 400 90 104,000 90 0 0
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