Language:  Lhowa

Estimated Global Speakers

7,800

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

3

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

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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 *
 Bahra Gaunle Nepal 400 400 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Loba Bhutan 2,200 4,800 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Loba Nepal 2,600 4,800 Buddhism 0.19 % 1
  Totals:  3           3     3
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Bhote Nepal 13,000 13,000 Buddhism 1.40 % 1
 Brahmin Nepal 3,272,000 63,125,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 65
 Brahmin Hill Nepal 3,125,000 3,125,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 63
 Chhetri Nepal 4,269,000 4,521,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 85
 Gangai Nepal 37,000 42,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gurung Ghaleg Nepal 511,000 630,000 Buddhism 5.00 % -
 Kami Nepal 1,222,000 1,321,000 Hinduism 1.56 % 24
 Magar Nepal 1,835,000 2,187,000 Hinduism 2.28 % 37
 Newah Nepal 1,284,000 1,455,000 Hinduism 0.91 % 26
 Rai Nepal 602,000 733,000 Other / Small 5.56 % -
 Rongkup Nepal 3,900 82,000 Buddhism 3.56 % 1
 Sarki Nepal 365,000 395,000 Hinduism 2.14 % 7
 Sherpa Nepal 107,000 162,000 Buddhism 4.22 % 2
 Tamang Nepal 1,490,000 1,733,000 Buddhism 6.60 % -
 Thakali Nepal 11,000 13,000 Hinduism 4.41 % 1
 Thakuri Nepal 413,000 446,000 Hinduism 1.57 % 8
 Tharu Nepal 1,690,000 2,146,000 Hinduism 3.41 % 34
  Totals:  17           14     355

Language Alternate Names
Baragaon
Baragaun
Baragaunle (Baragaon)
Bhoti Gurung
Glo Skad
Lhopa
Lo Montang
Loba
Loke
Loket
Lopa
Lowa
Loyu
Mustangi
Upper Mustang (Loke)

Dialects
Baragaunle
Jharkot
Kagbeni
Loke
Mustang
Seke
Upper Mustang

Dialect Alternate Names
Lo
Lo Ke
Lo Montang
Loba
Lopa
Lopa: Lo
Lopawa
Lowa
Loyu
Mustangi

Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 2009
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Complete Bible None Reported

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