• PEOPLE NAME: LADAKHI OF CHINA

Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Tibetan

Language: Ladakhi - (lbj)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Buddhism - Lamaism

Country: China

Also found in: India; Pakistan

Population: 3,500

Global Population: 190,000


PEID: 7236

ROP: 105559

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Ladakhi of China, numbering 3,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Tibetan people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 190,000 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Ladakhi. The primary religion practiced by the Ladakhi is Tibetan Buddhism, a branch of Buddhism characteristic of Tibet and certain regions of the Himalayas.


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