Country: Nepal

  State:

Number of People Groups

337

People Groups Unreached

328

Total Population

28,922,000

Unreached Population

28,694,000

% Christian Adherent

0.6%

% Evangelical

Unknown

Largest Religion

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Ath Pahariya 2,500 Athpariya Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Baha'i 200 Hindi O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Barhamu 8,200 Nepali Hinduism 3.4 %
 Bhotia, Kagate, Yehlmo 4,600 Nepali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhotia, Kutang, Larke 800 Nubri Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 British 2,600 English Christianity 78.0 %
 Chepang, Tsepang 73,000 Chepang Hinduism 7.5 %
 Danuwar Rai 58,000 Danuwar Hinduism 0.3 %
Darai 18,000 Darai Hinduism 0.4 %
 Dhimal 24,000 Dhimal Hinduism 0.9 %
 Dolpo 4,000 Dolpo Buddhism 0.5 %
 French 3,000 French Christianity 76.0 %
 German 3,000 German, Standard Christianity 78.0 %
 Gharti 125,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.5 %
 Hadi 6,900 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 1,100 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jat, Hindu 1,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kaike 2,400 Kaike Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kumal 109,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.3 %
 Kyerung 1,400 Kyerung Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Lepcha, Lapche 4,900 Lepcha Buddhism 5.4 %
 Limbu 407,000 Limbu O Other / Small 2.0 %
 Loba, Mustang Unknown Loke Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Magar 1,914,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.7 %
 Majhi 81,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.4 %
 Newah 1,412,000 Newar Hinduism 0.5 %
 Sherpa, Helambu 17,000 Helambu Sherpa Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
  Totals:  337 28,849,000 328     0.6 % 0.0 %  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
10.2 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.0 %)
0.6 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
82.2 %
Islam
3.5 %
Non-Religious
0.0 %
Other / Small Religions
3.2 %
Unknown
0.3 %
Notes:

Major Religions: Religion percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each religion, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the religion's percentage.

Christianity Segments: Christian segment percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all the People Group who lives in each country. The number of individuals who practice each segment of Christianity, by People Group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

Networking Possibilities

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There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Nepal. Internet searches are probably the best way to find these organizations. The following are some example search topics you might try:

  • Church planting agencies in Nepal
  • Christian ministry in Nepal
  • Business as mission
  • Christian literature distribution
  • Evangelism agencies
  • Christian discipleship
  • Short term Christian missions
  • Long term Christian missions
  • Urban ministries
  • Christian media opportunities
  • Bible translation opportunities
  • Relief and development agencies
  • Clean water projects
  • Christian medical outreaches


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