• PEOPLE NAME: NUPBI OF BHUTAN

Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: South Asian Buddhist

Language: Nupbikha - (npb)

Alternate Name(s): Nupbikha

Primary Religion: Buddhism - Lamaism

Country: Bhutan

Also found in:

Population: 2,800

Global Population: 2,800


PEID: 48798

ROP: 115325

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Nupbi of Bhutan, numbering 2,800, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the South Asian Buddhist people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Bhutan. Their primary language is Nupbikha. The primary religion practiced by the Nupbi is Tibetan Buddhism, a branch of Buddhism characteristic of Tibet and certain regions of the Himalayas.


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