• PEOPLE NAME: KHEN OF BHUTAN

Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Bhutanese

Language: Khengkha - (xkf)

Alternate Name(s): Khengkha, Khenkha, Keng, Ken

Primary Religion: Buddhism

Country: Bhutan

Also found in:

Population: 58,500

Global Population: 58,500


PEID: 1229

ROP: 104937

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Khen of Bhutan, numbering 58,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bhutanese people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Bhutan. Their primary language is Khengkha. The primary religion practiced by the Khen is Buddhism, a system of beliefs and practices based on the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama, commonly known as the Buddha.


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