PEID: 6421

ROP: 111144

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Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Tibetan

Language: Zangskari - (zau)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Buddhism - Lamaism

Country: Pakistan

Also found in: India

Population: 9,500

Global Population: 43,500

PEID: 6421

ROP: 111144

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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

Overview: The Zangskar of Pakistan, numbering 9,500, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Tibetan people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 43,500 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Zangskari. The primary religion practiced by the Zangskar is Tibetan Buddhism, a branch of Buddhism characteristic of Tibet and certain regions of the Himalayas.

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