Country:

Bhutan

State: Southern
District: All

Number of People Groups

41

Unreached People Groups

38

Total Population

104,000

Buddhist

90.6 %

Christian

0.5 %

Hindu

5.7 %

Muslim

2.2 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.9 %
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 500 Assamese - 500 - - - -
 Bania 400 Assamese 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin 400 Assamese 400 - - - - -
 Broq-Pa 400 Brokpake - - 400 - - -
 Bumthangpa 22,000 Bumthangkha - - 21,000 100 - -
 Chhetri 700 Nepali 500 - 100 - - -
 Darjee 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Drukpa 6,000 Dzongkha - - 6,000 - - -
 Garo 700 Garo 400 - 90 200 - -
 Gurung 30 Nepali - - 30 - - 30
Kachari Sonwal 60 Assamese 60 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 300 Assamese 300 - - - - -
 Kami 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Kheng 17,000 Khengkha - - 17,000 - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Lap, Lakha 1,100 Lakha - - 1,100 - - -
 Magar 200 Assamese 100 - 60 - - -
 Mahishya 100 Assamese 100 - - - - -
Monpa Black Mountain 400 Olekha - - 400 - - -
 Munda 100 Mundari 100 - - - - -
 Naga 60 Language unknown - - - 60 - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Newah 30 Nepali - - 30 - - -
 Nupbi 2,900 Nupbikha - - 2,900 - - -
 Nyenpa 4,900 Nyenkha - - 4,900 - - -
 Oraon, Kurux 400 Kurux 400 - - - - 30
 Rabha 300 Assamese 300 - - - - -
 Rai 200 Assamese - - - - - 200
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 100 Rangpuri 100 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Santal 2,500 Santhali 1,800 - - 60 - 700
 Shaikh 1,800 Bengali - 1,800 - - - -
 Sharchop 38,000 Tshangla - - 38,000 - - -
 Sherpa 300 Sherpa - - 300 - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Tamang 50 Nepali - - 50 - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 40 Bengali 40 - 30 - - -
 Tibetan 1,200 Tibetan, Central - - 1,200 - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 100 Assamese 100 - - - - -
 Yakthumba, Limbu 200 Nepali 30 - 60 60 - 20
  Totals:  41 104,000   38 6,000 2,300 94,000 600 0 1,000
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