Language:  Tibetan, Central

Population of Groups Speaking

1,948,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

15

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Keji China 2,600 2,600 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lama India 700 2,300 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan Bhutan 4,500 1,112,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan Canada 9,600 1,112,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan India 100,000 1,112,000 Buddhism 0.28 % 2
 Tibetan Sweden 1,000 1,112,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan Gtsang Bhutan 900 769,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan Gtsang China 768,000 769,000 Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 % 15
 Tibetan, Bhotia Nepal 2,600 1,112,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan, Boyu China 4,400 4,400 Ethnic Religions 0.60 % 0.60 % 1
 Tibetan, Central China 952,000 1,112,000 Buddhism 0.04 % 0.03 % 19
 Tibetan, Central Switzerland 8,200 1,112,000 Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % 1
 Tibetan, Central Taiwan 2,000 1,112,000 Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % 1
 Tibetan, Central United States 27,000 1,112,000 Buddhism 0.02 % 0.02 % 1
 Tibetan, Nghari China 64,000 64,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  15           15     48
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Adi India 69,000 73,000 Unknown 21.03 % -
Adi Gallong India 18,000 18,000 Unknown 40.08 % -
Adi Pasi India 3,000 3,000 Unknown 19.98 % -
 Aka India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 26.74 % -
 Angami India 158,000 158,000 Christianity 98.67 % -
Asur India 32,000 33,000 Hinduism 8.47 % -
 Bhil India 16,909,000 17,403,000 Hinduism 0.77 % 338
 Bhotia India 114,000 114,000 Buddhism 4.90 % 2
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,200 90,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhotia Sikkim India 84,000 90,000 Buddhism 4.44 % 2
 Bhotia Tibetan India 3,400 3,400 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhumij India 1,124,000 1,154,000 Hinduism 1.02 % 22
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 117,000 118,000 Buddhism 0.35 % 2
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) India 1,588,000 1,588,000 Hinduism 9.21 % -
 Bru India 205,000 207,000 Hinduism 16.91 % -
 Chakma India 218,000 760,000 Buddhism 4.91 % 4
 Chero India 159,000 164,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 3
 Choni China 172,000 172,000 Buddhism 0.20 % 0.10 % 3
 Christian India 1,263,000 1,707,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Gaddi (Hindu traditions) India 234,000 234,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 5
Galong India 81,000 81,000 Unknown 27.45 % -
 Garo (A-chik Mande) India 1,100,000 1,193,000 Christianity 95.60 % -
 Gond India 14,356,000 14,362,000 Hinduism 0.92 % 287
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 22,000 Buddhism 6.40 % -
 Gurung Ghaleg Nepal 511,000 630,000 Buddhism 5.00 % -
 Haomei India 67,000 67,000 Christianity 97.28 % -
 Ho India 1,076,000 1,144,000 Unknown 2.37 % 22
 Idu India 32,000 42,000 Hinduism 5.25 % -
 Jamatia India 84,000 89,000 Hinduism 8.95 % -
 Jaunsari India 93,000 93,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Kanaura India 54,000 54,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 1
 Khas India 65,000 82,000 Hinduism 9.02 % -
 Khasi (War-Khasi) India 1,265,000 1,287,000 Christianity 73.17 % -
 Khiamniungan India 62,000 73,000 Christianity 99.29 % -
 Kuki Chin India 135,000 176,000 Christianity 91.08 % -
 Lahaula India 2,900 6,100 Hinduism 0.21 % 1
 Lamkang India 7,900 7,900 Christianity 95.18 % -
Lodha (Hindu traditions, tribal) India 127,000 127,000 Hinduism 11.29 % -
 Lotha India 179,000 179,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
 Mangrik India 23,000 66,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mech India 55,000 61,000 Hinduism 27.21 % -
 Meena India 4,655,000 4,655,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 93
Millang India 4,100 4,100 Unknown 35.76 % -
Miniyong India 8,000 8,000 Unknown 19.76 % -
Mizo Lushai India 567,000 569,000 Christianity 98.84 % -
 Monpa India 40,000 137,000 Buddhism 0.94 % 1
 Monpa Dirang India 7,200 7,400 Buddhism 0.77 % 1
 Newah Nepal 1,284,000 1,455,000 Hinduism 0.91 % 26
 Oraon India 4,487,000 4,641,000 Hinduism 26.48 % -
 Paite (Christian traditions) India 80,000 80,000 Christianity 98.76 % -
 Rabha India 370,000 372,000 Hinduism 5.26 % -
 Rongkup India 75,000 82,000 Buddhism 25.65 % -
 Saora India 984,000 987,000 Hinduism 16.77 % -
Sauria Paharia India 53,000 58,000 Hinduism 46.85 % -
 Sherpa Nepal 107,000 162,000 Buddhism 4.22 % 2
 Swangla India 9,600 9,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tangchanghya India 687,000 829,000 Hinduism 8.58 % -
Tangsa Roerah India 1,500 1,500 Christianity 93.34 % -
 Thadou India 218,000 218,000 Christianity 97.89 % -
 Tharu India 456,000 2,146,000 Hinduism 1.48 % 9
 Yakha Nepal 24,000 30,000 Other / Small 0.72 % 1
 Yimchungra India 68,000 68,000 Christianity 99.30 % -
 Zeliang India 104,000 104,000 Christianity 93.66 % -
  Totals:  63           25     831

Language Alternate Names
Aba (Batang)
Anshuenkuan Nyarong
Batang
Bhokha
Bhotia
Bod
Bod Skad
Byokha
Central Tibetan
Dartsemdo (Tatsienlu)
Dbus
Dbusgtsang
Deqing Zang
Diaspora Tibetan
Dru
Gtsang (Lhasa)
Hanniu
Lhasa
Lhasa Tibetan
Lhasa, Tibetan
Mngahris (Ngari)
Nganshuenkuan (Anshuenkuan Nyarong)
Ngari
Panakha-Panags
Paurong
Phoke
Pohbetian
Poke
Skad
Tatsienlu
Tebilian
Tibate
Tibetan
Tsang
U
Utsang
Wei
Weizang
Zang
Zang Wen

Dialects
Aba
Bhotia
Classical
Colloquial
Dartsemdo
Dbus
Deqin
Deqinxian
Diaspora
Domme
Gtsang
Kongbo
Lhasa
Literary
Media
Mngahris
Nepali
Nganshuenkuan
Qinghai
Spitti
Tuth Valley
Weixi
Xiaozhongdian

Dialect Alternate Names
Amdo: Qinghai
An duo
Bhokha
Bhotia
Bhotia: Tuth Valley
Bhotiya
Central Tibetan
Central Tibetan: Nepali
Dbus
Dbusgtsang
Deqing
Domme
Hsifan
Khamba: Deqin
Khamba: Deqinxian
Lhasa
Ngari
Phoke
Pohbetian
Spiti
Tebilian
Tibate
Tibetan, Central: Classical
Tibetan, Central: Literary
Tibetan, Central: Media
Tibetan, Deqen
Tibetan, Khams: Deqin
Tibetan, Zhongdian
Tibetan: An duo
Tibetan: Central
Tibetan: Colloquial
Tibetan: Deqin
Tibetan: Domme
Tibetan: Spiti
Tibetian
Tibetian: Spitti
Tsang
U
Wei
Weizang
Zang
Zang: An duo
Zang: Deqing
Zang: Weixi
Zang: Xiaozhongdian

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1862-1991
New Testament 1885-1973
Complete Bible 1948-1983
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Father's Love Letter
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Creation to Christ
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Good News for You
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Tibetan, Central
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels
Film / Video Phim
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video
Text / Printed Matter Bible: པོད་སྐད་ - Tibetan
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)


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