• PEOPLE NAME: BROKPA OF BHUTAN

Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Bhutanese

Language: Brokpake - (sgt)

Alternate Name(s): Brokpake, Mira Sagtengpa, Dakpa, Dap, Mera Sagtengpa, Sagtengpa, Meragsagstengkha

Primary Religion: Buddhism

Country: Bhutan

Also found in:

Population: 6,200

Global Population: 6,200


PEID: 48795

ROP: 102397

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity


Overview: The Brokpa of Bhutan, numbering 6,200, 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 Brokpake. The primary religion practiced by the Brokpa is Buddhism, a system of beliefs and practices based on the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama, commonly known as the Buddha.


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