Language:  Yakkha

Estimated Global Speakers

24,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

2

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

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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 *
 Yakkha India 5,900 30,000 Other / Small 6.71 % -
 Yakkha Nepal 24,000 30,000 Other / Small 0.72 % 1
  Totals:  2           1     1
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Rai Nepal 602,000 733,000 Other / Small 5.56 % -
 Tamang Nepal 1,490,000 1,733,000 Buddhism 6.60 % -
 Yakkha Bhutan 200 30,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  3           1     1

Language Alternate Names
Dewansala
Dhankuta
Eastern Yakkha (Ilam)
Ilam
Northern Yakkha (Sankhuwasabha)
Panchthar
Sankhuwasabha
Southern Yakkha (Dhankuta)
Yakha
Yakkha Ceya
Yakkhaba
Yakkhaba Cea
Yakkhaba Sala
Yakthomba

Dialects
Eastern Yakha
Eastern Yakkha
Northern Yakha
Northern Yakkha
Southern Yakha
Southern Yakkha
Yakha

Dialect Alternate Names
Roi
Yakthomba

Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 2014
New Testament None Reported
Complete Bible None Reported

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