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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 Pahariya5,700Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50hP
Ath Pahariya
Bahing2,700Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50 
Bahra Gaunle400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50#P
Bahra Gaunle
Bantawa4,300Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50 
Bodh (Buddhist traditions)119,000Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Bodh (Buddhist traditions)
Chamling6,200Y1 11100.0 % Other / SmallMSY50 
Chhairottan40Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50zP
Chhairottan
Chothe2,4003 100.0 % ChristianityMSY50rP
Chothe
Dhandi1,900Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50 
Dhimal31,000Y1 22100.0 % HinduismMSY50rP
Dhimal
Gurung617,0002 4375.0 % BuddhismMSY50eP
Gurung
Gurung Ghale22,0002 100.0 % BuddhismMSY50 
Kachari Dimasa157,000Y1 22100.0 % HinduismMSY50zP
Kachari Dimasa
Kachari Sonwal280,0002 2150.0 % HinduismMSY50z 
Kanaura52,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50rP
Kanaura
Khaling1,400Y1 11100.0 % Other / SmallMSY50 
Khamiyang1,300Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Khamiyang
Kulung26,000Y1 11100.0 % Other / SmallMSY50 
Lahaula6,000Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Lahaula
Magar2,155,000Y1 4375.0 % HinduismMSY50nP
Magar
Malaneese1,200Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50r 
Mewahang3,700Y1 11100.0 % Other / SmallMSY50 
Mizo Pang3003 100.0 % ChristianityMSY50z 
Momba4,500Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50z 
Monpa143,000Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismMSY50zP
Monpa
Monpa But300Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50zP
Monpa But
Monpa Chugpa9002 100.0 % UnknownMSY50rP
Monpa Chugpa
Monpa Dirang7,3002 2150.0 % BuddhismMSY50zP
Monpa Dirang
Monpa Lish2,3002 2150.0 % HinduismMSY50zP
Monpa Lish
Naaba600Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50q 
Nachhiring6,800Y1 11100.0 % Other / SmallMSY50 
Rajbansi Khen (Hindu traditions)49,000Y1 22100.0 % HinduismCNN25 
Raji6,100Y1 22100.0 % HinduismMSY50n 
Raute2,200Y1 22100.0 % HinduismMSY50hP
Raute
Rongkup81,0002 3266.7 % BuddhismMSY50jP
Rongkup
Sampang1,400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50 
Sarbaria3,100Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50 
Sherpa156,0002 5480.0 % BuddhismMSY50qP
Sherpa
Swangla9,600Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50rP
Swangla
Tamang1,709,0002 4250.0 % BuddhismMSY50zP
Tamang
Tangsa, Haisa1,0003 100.0 % ChristianityMSY50z 
Tangsa, Taisen1,100Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50 
Tanu44,0002 100.0 % UnknownMSY50qP
Tanu
Thakali Chimtan40Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50zP
Thakali Chimtan
Thami31,000Y1 33100.0 % HinduismMSY50rP
Thami
Thulung3,300Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50 
Yakha29,000Y1 3266.7 % Other / SmallMSY50zP
Yakha
Yakthumba516,0002 3133.3 % Other / SmallMSY50kP
Yakthumba
Yamphu6,700Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50 
Yayu2,200Y1 11100.0 % HinduismMSY50# 
Za, Charumba1,800Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismMSY50zP
Za, Charumba
Totals:  52 Peoples 6,317,000 38 1 85 67 78.8 %  Hinduism   29
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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 67 78.8 % 5,011,000 79.3 %
  2 - Minimally reached 13 15.3 % 1,291,000 20.4 %
  3 - Superficially reached 3 3.5 % 3,700 0.1 %
  4 - Partially reached 2 2.4 % 11,000 0.2 %
  5 - Significantly reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
Totals 85   6,317,000  


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
5,700
in 1 Country


Bahra Gaunle
400
in 1 Country


Bodh (Buddhist traditions)
119,000
in 2 Countries


Chhairottan
40
in 1 Country


Chothe
2,400
in 1 Country


Dhimal
31,000
in 2 Countries


Gurung
617,000
in 4 Countries


Kachari Dimasa
157,000
in 2 Countries


Kanaura
52,000
in 1 Country


Khamiyang
1,300
in 1 Country


Lahaula
6,000
in 2 Countries


Magar
2,155,000
in 4 Countries


Monpa
143,000
in 2 Countries


Monpa But
300
in 1 Country


Monpa Chugpa
900
in 1 Country


Monpa Dirang
7,300
in 2 Countries


Monpa Lish
2,300
in 2 Countries


Raute
2,200
in 2 Countries


Rongkup
81,000
in 3 Countries


Sherpa
156,000
in 5 Countries


Swangla
9,600
in 1 Country


Tamang
1,709,000
in 4 Countries


Tanu
44,000
in 1 Country


Thakali Chimtan
40
in 1 Country


Thami
31,000
in 3 Countries


Yakha
29,000
in 3 Countries


Yakthumba
516,000
in 3 Countries


Za, Charumba
1,800
in 2 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
Adiadi11Complete
Apataniapt11NT
Assameseasm44Complete
Athpariyaaph11None
Bahingbhj11None
Baltibft11Portions
Bantawabap11None
Bengaliben22Complete
Bhojpuribho11NT
Brokpakesgt11None
Chamlingrab11NT
Deorider11None
Dhimaldhi11NT
Dimasadis11NT
Gurunggvr22NT
Khalingklr11Complete
Kinnaurikfk11NT
Kulungkle11Portions
Ladakhilbj11Complete
Language unknownxxx22None
Lepchalep33NT
Limbulif11NT
Lishlsh22None
Mewahang, Easternemg11None
Monpa, Tawangtwm44None
Naabanao11Need?
Nacheringncd11None
Naga, Chothenct11NT
Naga, Tangshangnst11Complete
Nepalinpi1515Complete
Pahari, Kullukfx11NT
Rajbanshirjs33NT
Rajirji11None
Rauterau11None
Rawatjnl11None
Sampangrav11NT
Sherpaxsr44NT
Tamang, Easterntaj22NT
Thakaliths11None
Thangmithf22None
Thulungtdh11NT
Tinanilbf33NT
Tshanglatsj33Portions
Yakkhaybh22None
Yamphuybi11None
Zakhringzkr22Need?
Totals: 46 85 85   27 9 22 40 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 6,317,000
Peoples (by Country) 85
Gateway / Largest People Magar
Languages 46
Largest Language Nepali
Primary Religion Hinduism
% Professing Christian 4.7%
% Evangelical 0.0%
Cluster Progress Level 1 

Peoples Count   Population  
Peoples (by Country) 85   6,317,000  
Peoples in 10/40 Window 84 (98.8%) 6,316,000 (100.0%)
Unreached Peoples 67 (78.8%) 5,011,000 (79.3%)

Regions Peoples   Population  
North America and Caribbean1(1.2%)500(0.0%)
Northeast Asia4(4.7%)5,700(0.1%)
South Asia80(94.1%)6,310,000(99.9%)

Resources Peoples   Population  
Complete Bible 25 (29.4%) 3,127,000 (49.5%)
New Testament 53 (62.4%) 5,887,000 (93.2%)
Portions 58 (68.2%) 6,020,000 (95.3%)
Online Audio NT 31 (36.5%) 4,717,000 (74.7%)
Jesus Film 55 (64.7%) 5,954,000 (94.3%)
Gospel Recordings 78 (91.8%) 6,296,000 (99.7%)
 
Magar

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