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South Himalaya Cluster – People Groups
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Population Least Reached Progress Scale # Peoples by Ctry # Unreached Peoples % Peoples Unreached Primary Religion Ethnic Code Photo
Adibasi Janajati1,100Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50 
Ath Pahariya Rai5,800Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50hP
Ath Pahariya Rai
Bahing2,800Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50 
Bahra Gaunle400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50#P
Bahra Gaunle
Bantawa4,400Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50 
Bodh (Buddhist traditions)159,000Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Bodh (Buddhist traditions)
Chamling6,300Y1 11100.0 % Other / SmallMSY50 
Charumba600Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50zP
Charumba
Chhairottan40Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50zP
Chhairottan
Chimtan40Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50zP
Chimtan
Chothe3,8003 100.0 % ChristianityMSY50rP
Chothe
Dhandi1,900Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50 
Dhimal31,000Y1 22100.0 % HinduismMSY50rP
Dhimal
Gurung629,000Y1 44100.0 % BuddhismMSY50eP
Gurung
Gurung Ghale22,0002 100.0 % BuddhismMSY50 
Kachari189,000Y1 22100.0 % HinduismMSY50zP
Kachari
Kachari353,0002 2150.0 % HinduismMSY50z 
Kaike2,300Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50eP
Kaike
Khaling1,500Y1 11100.0 % Other / SmallMSY50 
Khamiyang2,400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Khamiyang
Kinnaura70,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50rP
Kinnaura
Kulung27,000Y1 11100.0 % Other / SmallMSY50 
Lahaula5,400Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Lahaula
Lepcha106,0002 3266.7 % BuddhismMSY50jP
Lepcha
Limbu558,0002 3133.3 % Other / SmallMSY50kP
Limbu
Magar2,183,000Y1 44100.0 % HinduismMSY50nP
Magar
Malaneese1,200Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50r 
Mewahang3,800Y1 11100.0 % Other / SmallMSY50 
Mizo Pang3003 100.0 % ChristianityMSY50z 
Momba6,500Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50z 
Monpa156,000Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismMSY50zP
Monpa
Monpa But10Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50zP
Monpa But
Monpa Chugpa1,0002 100.0 % UnknownMSY50rP
Monpa Chugpa
Monpa Dirang1,8002 2150.0 % BuddhismMSY50zP
Monpa Dirang
Monpa Lish3,1002 2150.0 % HinduismMSY50zP
Monpa Lish
Naaba600Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50q 
Nachhiring6,900Y1 11100.0 % Other / SmallMSY50 
Rajbansi Khen52,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN25 
Raji6,100Y1 22100.0 % HinduismMSY50n 
Raute2,200Y1 22100.0 % HinduismMSY50hP
Raute
Sajalong7,9002 2150.0 % UnknownMSY50z 
Sampang1,500Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50 
Sarbaria3,200Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50 
Sherpa166,000Y1 5480.0 % BuddhismMSY50qP
Sherpa
Swangla12,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50r 
Taisen Tangsa200Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50 
Tamang1,788,0002 4250.0 % BuddhismMSY50zP
Tamang
Tangsa Haisa3003 100.0 % ChristianityMSY50z 
Tanu46,0002 100.0 % UnknownMSY50qP
Tanu
Thami31,000Y1 33100.0 % HinduismMSY50rP
Thami
Thulung3,300Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50 
Yakha30,000Y1 3266.7 % Other / SmallMSY50zP
Yakha
Yamphu6,700Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50 
Yayu2,200Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50# 
Totals:  54 Peoples 6,705,000 41 1 86 69 80.2 %  Hinduism   28
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South Himalaya Cluster – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 69 80.2 % 5,636,000 84.1 %
  2 - Minimally reached 12 14.0 % 1,053,000 15.7 %
  3 - Superficially reached 3 3.5 % 4,400 0.1 %
  4 - Partially reached 2 2.3 % 11,000 0.2 %
  5 - Significantly reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
Totals 86   6,705,000  


NOTES:
  1. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  2. % of Population in People Group:  The percentage of the population that lives in a people group at each progress level. Not every person living in an unreached people group is necessarily unreached.
South Himalaya Cluster – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

Ath Pahariya Rai
5,800
in 1 Country


Bahra Gaunle
400
in 1 Country


Bodh (Buddhist traditions)
159,000
in 2 Countries


Charumba
600
in 1 Country


Chhairottan
40
in 1 Country


Chimtan
40
in 1 Country


Chothe
3,800
in 1 Country


Dhimal
31,000
in 2 Countries


Gurung
629,000
in 4 Countries


Kachari
189,000
in 2 Countries


Kaike
2,300
in 1 Country


Khamiyang
2,400
in 1 Country


Kinnaura
70,000
in 1 Country


Lahaula
5,400
in 2 Countries


Lepcha
106,000
in 3 Countries


Limbu
558,000
in 3 Countries


Magar
2,183,000
in 4 Countries


Monpa
156,000
in 2 Countries


Monpa But
10
in 1 Country


Monpa Chugpa
1,000
in 1 Country


Monpa Dirang
1,800
in 2 Countries


Monpa Lish
3,100
in 2 Countries


Raute
2,200
in 2 Countries


Sherpa
166,000
in 5 Countries


Tamang
1,788,000
in 4 Countries


Tanu
46,000
in 1 Country


Thami
31,000
in 3 Countries


Yakha
30,000
in 3 Countries

South Himalaya People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
South Himalaya Cluster – Languages
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Language
Code
Peoples-by-Ctry
Primary
Language
Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
Bible
Locator
Audio NT
Online
Jesus
Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Apataniapt11NT
Assameseasm44Complete
Athpariyaaph11None
Bahingbhj11None
Baltibft11Portions
Bantawabap11None
Bengaliben22Complete
Bhojpuribho11NT
Brokpakesgt11None
Chamlingrab11Portions
Chin, Zyphezyp11NT
Deorider11None
Dhimaldhi11Portions
Dimasadis11NT
Gurunggvr22NT
Kaikekzq11None
Khalingklr11Complete
Kinnaurikfk11Portions
Kulungkle11Portions
Ladakhilbj11Complete
Language unknownxxx22None
Lepchalep33NT
Limbulif11NT
Lishlsh22None
Mewahang, Easternemg11None
Mijisjl22Portions
Monpa, Tawangtwm55None
Naabanao11Need?
Nacheringncd11None
Naga, Chothenct11NT
Naga, Tasenst11Complete
Nepalinpi1414Complete
Pahari, Kullukfx11Portions
Rajbanshirjs22NT
Rajirji11None
Rauterau11None
Rawatjnl11None
Sampangrav11NT
Sherpaxsr44NT
Tamang, Easterntaj33NT
Thakaliths11None
Thangmithf22None
Thulungtdh11Portions
Tinanilbf33Portions
Tshanglatsj33Portions
Yakkhaybh22None
Yamphuybi11None
Totals: 47 86 86   28 8 21 41 2
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South Himalaya Cluster – Religions
Values less than .3% not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity

South Himalaya Cluster – Details
 
Summary
Affinity Bloc Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
Population 6,705,000
Peoples (by Country) 86
Gateway / Largest People Magar
Languages 47
Largest Language Nepali
Primary Religion Hinduism
% Professing Christian 4.7%
% Evangelical 0.0%
Cluster Progress Level 1 

Peoples Count   Population  
Peoples (by Country) 86   6,705,000  
Peoples in 10/40 Window 85 (98.8%) 6,705,000 (100.0%)
Unreached Peoples 69 (80.2%) 5,636,000 (84.1%)

Regions Peoples   Population  
North America and Caribbean1(1.2%)500(0.0%)
Northeast Asia3(3.5%)4,900(0.1%)
South Asia82(95.3%)6,700,000(99.9%)

Resources Peoples   Population  
Complete Bible 23 (26.7%) 3,090,000 (46.1%)
New Testament 44 (51.2%) 6,097,000 (90.9%)
Portions 59 (68.6%) 6,357,000 (94.8%)
Online Audio NT 30 (34.9%) 4,855,000 (72.4%)
Jesus Film 53 (61.6%) 6,279,000 (93.7%)
Gospel Recordings 79 (91.9%) 6,682,000 (99.7%)
 
Magar

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