Patti Govigama in Sri Lanka

The Patti Govigama have only been reported in Sri Lanka
Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
Progress Gauge
* From latest Sri Lanka census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.

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People Name General Govigama Patti
People Name in Country Govigama Patti
Natural Name Patti Govigama
Population this Country 28,000
Population all Countries 28,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 2
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names गोविगमा पट्टी
People ID 21400
ROP3 Code 118207
Country Sri Lanka
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Total States on file 8
Largest States
Western
8,500
Southern
3,900
North Western
3,700
Central
3,400
Sabaragamuwa
3,300
North Central
2,200
Uva
2,200
Eastern
600
Country Sri Lanka
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Total States 8
  Western 8,500
  Southern 3,900
  North Western 3,700
  Central 3,400
  Sabaragamuwa 3,300
  North Central 2,200
  Uva 2,200
  Eastern 600
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Sinhala (28,000 speakers)
Language Code sin   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Sinhala (28,000 speakers)
Language Code sin   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Sinhala
Primary Religion: Buddhism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
94.72 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
5.28 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
* From latest Sri Lanka census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.
Map Source People Group data: Omid. Map geography: UNESCO / GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more