Language:  Dzongkha Find language 

Estimated Global Speakers

290,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

5

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Adap Bhutan 300 300 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Drukpa Bhutan 212,000 225,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Drukpa India 12,000 225,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Drukpa, Dzongkha Denmark 600 225,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Ngalong Bhutan 86,000 86,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
  Totals:  5         5       9
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Bhotia India 115,000 115,000 Buddhism 4.90 % 2
 Gurung Nepal 486,000 607,000 Buddhism 5.00 % 10
  Totals:  2         2       12

Language Alternate Names
Bhotia of Bhutan
Bhotia of Dukpa
Bhutanese
Drokpa
Drukha
Drukke
Drukpa
Dukpa
Hloka
Jonkha
Lhoskad
Rdzongkha
Thimphu-Punakha
Wang-The (Thimphu-Punakha)
Zongkhar

Dialects
Adap
Ha
Northern Thimphu
Wang-the

Dialect Alternate Names
Thimphu-punakha

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1970
New Testament 2000-2007
Complete Bible 2010

Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Dzongkha
Film / Video Ken Anderson Films Online
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets