• PEOPLE NAME: TIBETANS OF SWEDEN

Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Tibetan

Language: Tibetan - (bod)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Buddhism - Lamaism

Country: Sweden

Also found in: Bhutan; Canada; China; India; Nepal; Taiwan; United States

Population: 900

Global Population: 1,229,500


PEID: 575

ROP: 110033

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Tibetans of Sweden, numbering 900, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Tibetan people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,229,500 in 8 countries. Their primary language is Tibetan. The primary religion practiced by the Tibetans is Tibetan Buddhism, a branch of Buddhism characteristic of Tibet and certain regions of the Himalayas.


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