Language:  Lepcha

Estimated Global Speakers

55,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

3

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

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 *
 Rongkup Bhutan 2,900 82,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rongkup India 75,000 82,000 Buddhism 25.65 % -
 Rongkup Nepal 3,900 82,000 Buddhism 3.56 % 1
  Totals:  3           2     2
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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 % -
 Anal India 22,000 22,000 Christianity 98.17 % -
 Bhote Nepal 13,000 13,000 Buddhism 1.40 % 1
 Bhotia India 114,000 114,000 Buddhism 4.90 % 2
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,100 89,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhotia Sikkim India 83,000 89,000 Buddhism 4.44 % 2
 Christian India 1,241,000 1,565,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Deori India 52,000 52,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 1
 Gond India 14,247,000 14,253,000 Hinduism 0.87 % 285
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 22,000 Buddhism 6.40 % -
 Gurung Ghaleg Nepal 502,000 621,000 Buddhism 5.00 % -
 Kami Bhutan 800 1,298,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kami India 97,000 1,298,000 Hinduism 2.39 % 2
 Koya India 784,000 784,000 Hinduism 0.80 % 16
 Marma India 46,000 241,000 Buddhism 0.39 % 1
 Newah India 165,000 1,431,000 Hinduism 2.02 % 3
 Oraon India 4,446,000 4,607,000 Hinduism 26.44 % -
 Rai Nepal 590,000 720,000 Other / Small 5.56 % -
Sauria Paharia India 52,000 57,000 Hinduism 46.85 % -
 Tamang Nepal 1,462,000 1,704,000 Buddhism 6.60 % -
 Thakuri Nepal 405,000 438,000 Hinduism 1.57 % 8
 Tipera India 629,000 753,000 Hinduism 8.31 % -
 Yakthumba, Limbu India 143,000 514,000 Hinduism 9.54 % -
  Totals:  23           12     323

Language Alternate Names
Lapcha
Lapche
Nünpa
Rong
Róng
Rongke
Róngkup
Rongpa
Róng-ríng

Dialects
Ilammu
Rengjongmu
Tamsangmu

Dialect Alternate Names

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1845-1989
New Testament 1989
Complete Bible None Reported

Online / Mobile App Bibles
Not Available
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Lepcha
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets

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