Country: Bhutan

  State:

Number of People Groups

126

People Groups Unreached

122

Total Population

714,000

Unreached Population

711,000

% Christian Adherent

0.3%

% Evangelical

Unknown

Largest Religion

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
Adap 300 Adap Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Adi 2,500 Adi Unknown 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Aka 400 Akan Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Arleng 200 Karbi Unknown 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Assamese 1,800 Assamese Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Asur Unknown Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Badaik 400 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bairagi, Hindu Unknown Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania 3,500 Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhotia, Buddhist 5,700 Sikkimese Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bodo 5,900 Bodo Hinduism 1.4 % 0.0 %
 Brahman 5,600 Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brokpa, Brokkat 5,100 Brokpake Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bumthangpa 21,000 Bumthangkha Buddhism 0.4 % 0.0 %
 Burmese 400 Burmese Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Chain Unknown Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Chali 1,600 Chalikha Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Chhetri 3,800 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dakpa 4,000 Dakpakha Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Darjee 1,700 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Deaf Unknown Language Unknown Buddhism 2.1 % 0.0 %
 Dhobi, Hindu 300 Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Drukpa 198,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dzala 15,000 Dzalakha Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gangai Unknown Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Garo 800 Garo Christianity 42.1 % 0.0 %
 Gharti 300 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Ghasi, Hindu 100 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gond 400 Assamese Hinduism 16.4 % 0.0 %
 Gongduk 2,200 Gongduk Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gurung 9,000 Nepali O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Hadi 300 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 100 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Hira 200 Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Jalkeot 200 Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jhalo Malo 400 Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Jimdar 100 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jogi, Hindu 600 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kachari 1,000 Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kahar, Hindu 200 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kaibartta 1,100 Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kalwar, Hindu 100 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kami 700 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kandu Unknown Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kapali 100 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kayastha, Hindu 1,400 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Khairwar Unknown Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Khambu 1,300 Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Khampa, Eastern 1,500 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Khandait Unknown Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kharia 200 Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kharwar Unknown Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Khas 900 Bengali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kheng 32,000 Khengkha Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kumhar, Hindu 700 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kurmi, Hindu 200 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kurtokha 1,900 Kurtokha Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Lap, Lakha 9,600 Lakha Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Layakha 1,400 Layakha Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Lepcha 2,700 Lepcha Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Lhokpu 3,100 Lhokpu Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Limbu 1,500 Nepali O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Loba 2,000 Loke Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Lodha 500 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Lohar, Hindu 200 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Lohara 300 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Lunape 1,100 Lunanakha Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Magar 2,500 Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Mahali 300 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mahishya 700 Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Matia Unknown Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Matpa 18,000 Chocangacakha Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mech 400 Bodo Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Moghal 200 Assamese Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Monpa 89,000 Tshangla Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Monpa, Black Mountain 600 Olekha Buddhism 0.1 % 0.0 %
 Monpa, Dirang 200 Brokpake Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Monpa, Kalaktang 1,000 Tshangla Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Monpa, Lish Unknown Tshangla Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Monpa, Tawang 500 Brokpake Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Munda 1,800 Mundari Hinduism 5.1 % 0.0 %
 Naga unspecified 200 Language Unknown Christianity 91.1 % 0.0 %
 Nagarchi, Hindu Unknown Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Nai, Hindu 500 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Namasudra, Hindu 4,400 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Newah 3,300 Nepali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Ngalong 81,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Nissi Unknown Nyishi Unknown 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Nupbi 2,700 Nupbikha Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Nyenpa 11,000 Nyenkha Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Oraon, Kurux 9,300 Kurux Hinduism 2.3 % 0.0 %
 Pashtun, Pathan 200 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Pod 300 Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Qazi Unknown Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rabha 1,400 Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rai 2,700 Assamese O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajbansi 8,800 Rajbanshi Hinduism 1.8 % 0.0 %
 Rajput 1,400 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Sajalong 300 Miji Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Santali 4,800 Santhali Hinduism 2.6 % 0.0 %
 Saora 300 Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sarki 1,500 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sayyid 300 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Shaikh 8,300 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sharchop 59,000 Tshangla Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sherdukpen 200 Sherdukpen Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sherpa 9,000 Sherpa Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sonar, Hindu 400 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sunri, Hindu 100 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sunuwar 300 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sutradhar, Hindu 700 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tamang, Eastern 8,100 Nepali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tamboli, Hindu 300 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tanti, Hindu 800 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Teli, Hindu 300 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Thakuri 200 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Thami 100 Nepali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tharu 400 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tibetan 5,100 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Tibetan, Gtsang 800 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tili, Hindu 200 Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tseku 6,000 Tseku Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Turi 200 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Walang, Bantawa 3,300 Bantawa Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Yadav, Hindu 1,700 Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Yakha 200 Nepali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
  Totals:  126 714,000 122     0.3 % 0.0 %  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
84.7 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.0 %)
0.3 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
11.1 %
Islam
1.5 %
Non-Religious
0.0 %
Other / Small Religions
1.5 %
Unknown
0.9 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Notes:

Major Religions: Religion percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each religion, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the religion's percentage.

Christianity Segments: Christian segment percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all the People Group who lives in each country. The number of individuals who practice each segment of Christianity, by People Group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

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