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

Hinduism (82.2%)

Official Language

10/40 Window

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Photo People Group Population Progress
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Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Abdul 1,000 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Adibasi 1,600 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Adibasi Janajati 6,300 Nepali Hinduism 0.4 %
 Aghori 300 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Ahar 4,600 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Amat 7,900 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Ansari 41,000 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Apapanthi 200 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Arain, Muslim 200 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Arakh 900 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Arora, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Eastern O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Ath Pahariya 2,500 Athpariya Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Badaik 200 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Badhai, Hindu 58,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.2 %
 Badhai, Muslim 3,500 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Badhi, Hindu 3,600 Nepali Hinduism 0.6 %
 Badhi, Muslim 400 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Baha'i 200 Hindi O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bahelia, Hindu 100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bahelia, Muslim 800 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bahna, Hindu 1,000 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bahra Gaunle 900 Nepali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bairagi, Hindu 245,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.1 %
 Bangali, Hindu 15,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.8 %
 Bania 140,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 %
 Bania, Agarwal 24,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Agrahari 4,700 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Ajudhyabansi 500 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bania, Bais 200 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Gahoi 100 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Gandha Banik 100 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Hardoi 100 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bania, Jaiswal 200 Marwari Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Kasarwani 200 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Kasaundhan 7,900 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bania, Khatri 1,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bania, Mahajan 800 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Mahesri 1,300 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Mahur 2,400 Sindhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bania, Marwadi 26,000 Marwari Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Oswal 1,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Porwal 800 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bania, Rauniar 2,900 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bania, Ummad 600 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Unai 1,700 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Banjara, Hindu 500 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bankariya 600 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bantar 38,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 %
Bardai 1,600 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Barhamu 8,200 Nepali Hinduism 3.4 %
 Bari, Hindu 30,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 %
 Bedia, Hindu 11,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.1 %
Bedia, Muslim 1,600 Maithili Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Beldar, Hindu 900 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhand, Muslim 11,000 Maithili Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhangi, Hindu 1,400 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhangi, Muslim 300 Maithili Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhar 1,700 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bharbhunja, Hindu 1,100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhat, Hindu 900 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhat, Muslim 200 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bhathiara, Muslim 100 Awadhi Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhisti 200 Awadhi Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bhoi Kamti 2,900 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhoi, Hindu 153,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 %
 Bhoi, Muslim 400 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bhoksa 200 Buksa Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhote 27,000 Nepali Buddhism 1.0 %
 Bhotia, Buddhist 9,800 Sherpa Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhotia, Kagate, Yehlmo 4,600 Nepali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhotia, Kutang, Larke 800 Nubri Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhotia, Sherpa 184,000 Sherpa Buddhism 1.0 %
 Bhotia, Sikkim 1,100 Sherpa Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhuinhar 400 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhuinmali 200 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhuyiar 1,500 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Biar, Hindu 100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bind 25,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bote-Majhi 8,700 Nepali Hinduism 1.1 %
 Brahman 3,429,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.1 %
Brahman, Acharya 100 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Bengali 300 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman, Bhumihar 106,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Gaur 20,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 %
Brahman, Halbani 2,300 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Hill 2,955,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 %
Brahman, Jijhotia 4,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Joshi 5,300 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Jyoti 1,600 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman, Kanaujia 27,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Khandelwal 4,600 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman, Maha 2,100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Palliwal 600 Marwari Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Parikh 300 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Purohit 200 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Pushkarna 200 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman, Radhi 11,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Rikhisur 400 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi 10,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Sanadhya 2,800 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Saraswat 5,800 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman, Sawaria 23,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Srimali 100 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman, Tarai 321,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.1 %
Brahman, Utkal 1,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Vaidik 1,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Varendra 1,800 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman, Vyas 300 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 British 2,600 English Christianity 78.0 %
Buna, Hindu 500 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Byansi 1,600 Byangsi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Chain 100 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Chamar 228,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 %
 Chamar, Muslim 400 Maithili Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Chaupal 200 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Chepang, Tsepang 73,000 Chepang Hinduism 7.5 %
 Chhairottan 200 Nepali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Chhantel 17,000 Nepali Buddhism 0.1 %
 Chhetri 4,033,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.1 %
 Chidimar 15,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Christian unspecified 1,700 Nepali Christianity 100.0 %
Churaute 4,900 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Danuwar Rai 58,000 Danuwar Hinduism 0.3 %
Darai 18,000 Darai Hinduism 0.4 %
 Darjee 440,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.8 %
 Darzi, Hindu 18,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 %
 Darzi, Muslim 23,000 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Deaf Unknown Nepalese Sign Language Hinduism 2.9 % 0.1 %
 Dhanuk 196,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Dharhi, Muslim 200 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dharkar 100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dhimal 24,000 Dhimal Hinduism 0.9 %
 Dhobi, Hindu 72,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.1 %
 Dhobi, Muslim 8,200 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dolpo 4,000 Dolpo Buddhism 0.5 %
 Dom, Hindu 9,700 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 %
 Dom, Muslim 2,500 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dosadh, Hindu 176,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 %
 Dura 6,000 Nepali Buddhism 0.1 %
 Dzongkha 300 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Faqir 100 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 French 3,000 French Christianity 76.0 %
 Gadaria, Hindu 24,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 %
 Gaddi 1,300 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Gandharva 6,200 Nepali Hinduism 1.9 %
 Gangai 30,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Ganghar 100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 German 3,000 German, Standard Christianity 78.0 %
 Gharti 125,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.5 %
 Ghosi, Muslim 400 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gond 300 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gonrhi 2,500 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Goriya, Hindu 800 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gosain, Hindu 1,300 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gujar, Hindu 100 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gujar, Muslim 500 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gurung 628,000 Gurung, Western Buddhism 1.0 %
Gyalsumdo 400 Tamang, Western Hinduism 4.0 %
 Hadi 6,900 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Hajam 40,000 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Halalkhor, Hindu 4,700 Maithili Hinduism 0.1 %
 Halwai, Hindu 55,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 %
 Halwai, Muslim 1,000 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 1,100 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Hayu 2,000 Wayu Hinduism 0.4 %
Hudke 1,300 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jat, Hindu 1,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jat, Sikh 2,100 Nepali O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
Jimdar 900 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jirel 6,000 Jirel Buddhism 2.4 %
 Jogi, Hindu 900 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jogi, Muslim 100 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kabadi 900 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kachhi, Hindu 400 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kadar Unknown Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kahar Kamkar, Hindu 500 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kahar, Hindu 31,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kahar, Muslim 500 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kaibartta 1,900 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kaike 2,400 Kaike Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kalal, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kalu 600 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kalwar, Hindu 139,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.1 %
 Kalwar, Muslim 1,100 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kamar 1,600 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kami 989,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.8 %
 Kandu 127,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 %
 Kanjar, Hindu 700 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kawar 8,600 Maithili Hinduism 0.2 %
 Kayastha, Hindu 58,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.3 %
Khambu 6,300 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kharia 1,500 Kharia Hinduism 1.8 %
 Khas 2,200 Jumli Hinduism 0.4 %
 Khatik, Hindu 1,000 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Khatri, Hindu 200 Panjabi, Eastern Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Khatri, Sikh 100 Panjabi, Eastern O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Khatwa 79,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 %
 Kisan 3,500 Nepali Hinduism 0.3 %
 Koiri, Hindu 280,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 %
 Kol 200 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Koli 2,700 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Korwa 600 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kuchbandia 300 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kumal 109,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.3 %
 Kumhar, Hindu 59,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.1 %
 Kurmi, Hindu 208,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.1 %
Kusunda 200 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kyerung 1,400 Kyerung Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Laheri, Hindu 500 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Laheri, Muslim 400 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Lepcha, Lapche 4,900 Lepcha Buddhism 5.4 %
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa 400 Lhomi Buddhism 7.1 %
 Limbu 407,000 Limbu O Other / Small 2.0 %
 Loba, Mustang Unknown Loke Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Lodha 9,600 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Lohar, Hindu 118,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.1 %
 Lohar, Muslim 400 Maithili Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Lohara 200 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Lunia, Hindu 72,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 %
 Magar 1,914,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.7 %
 Mahishya 200 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Majhi 81,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.4 %
 Majhwar 200 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mal, Hindu 6,700 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mali, Hindu 12,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mallah, Hindu 134,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.2 %
Malto Unknown Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Manangi 4,700 Manangba Buddhism 0.1 %
 Manihar 1,700 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Markande 200 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mech 6,600 Bodo Hinduism 1.4 %
 Merat, Muslim Unknown Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Moghal 1,200 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mugali 6,800 Mugom Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Mukeri, Muslim 200 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Munda, Horo 1,300 Maithili Hinduism 9.5 %
 Murao, Hindu 2,700 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Musahar, Hindu 177,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.1 %
Nagar 200 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Nagarchi, Hindu Unknown Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Nai, Hindu 104,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.1 %
 Namasudra, Hindu 1,100 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Nanbai 100 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Nat, Hindu 200 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Nat, Muslim 700 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Nau Buddh 1,100 Nepali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Newah 1,412,000 Newar Hinduism 0.5 %
 Oraon, Dhangar 39,000 Kurux, Nepali Hinduism 1.5 %
 Pahari 12,000 Nepali Hinduism 2.5 %
 Pashtun, Northern 11,000 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Pasi, Hindu 5,500 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Patwa, Hindu 300 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Pawaria, Muslim 100 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Phri 1,100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Pinjara 20,000 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Pod Unknown Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Qassab 1,200 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Qazi 13,000 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rai 725,000 Nepali O Other / Small 3.5 %
 Rajbansi 114,000 Rajbanshi Hinduism 1.0 %
 Rajbansi Koch, Hindu 2,200 Rajbanshi Hinduism 0.4 %
 Rajbhar 24,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.1 %
Raji 2,800 Raji Hinduism 0.1 % 0.0 %
 Rajput 55,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.2 %
Rajput Ponwar, Muslim 1,400 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Bais, Hindu 900 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Bais, Muslim 2,100 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Bhatti, Hindu 300 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Bisen 300 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Chandel 100 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Chauhan, Hindu 1,900 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Chauhan, Muslim 3,700 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Dikhit 100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Gahlot Unknown Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Gaur 100 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Gautam 300 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Jadon 200 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Janwar Unknown Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Kalhan 300 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Kausik 200 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Marwadi 1,500 Marwari Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Muslim 21,000 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Nagbansi 200 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Nau 6,400 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Palwar 100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Ponwar, Hindu 600 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Raikwar 100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Rathor 600 Marwari Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Saithwar 1,300 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Sikh 600 Hindi O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Sirnet 200 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Surajbansi 500 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Tonwar 100 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rangrez, Muslim 200 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Raute 1,000 Raute Hinduism 0.9 %
 Rayeen, Muslim 4,000 Maithili Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Santal, Hor 65,000 Santhali Hinduism 6.7 %
 Sarki 351,000 Nepali Hinduism 1.0 %
 Sayyid 58,000 Maithili Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Shaikh 714,000 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sherpa, Helambu 17,000 Helambu Sherpa Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Sikligar, Muslim 100 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Silpkar, Hindu 5,500 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Siyar 1,500 Nepali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sonar, Hindu 185,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.7 %
 Sunri, Hindu 95,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.1 %
 Sunuwar 92,000 Nepali Hinduism 3.5 %
 Surel 500 Sunwar Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tajpuriya 18,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.3 %
 Tamang 1,423,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 3.1 %
 Tamboli, Hindu 3,400 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tamboli, Muslim 600 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Tangbe 300 Nepali Unknown 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tanti, Hindu 84,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 %
 Tarkhan, Sikh 100 Maithili O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tawaif, Muslim Unknown Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Teli, Hindu 323,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 %
 Teli, Muslim 2,000 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Thakali 15,000 Nepali Buddhism 1.5 %
 Thakali Chimtan 400 Thakali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Thakali Marphali 2,000 Thakali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Thakali Tin Gaule 1,000 Thakali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Thakuri 390,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.2 %
Thakuria 2,900 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Thami 25,000 Thangmi Hinduism 0.9 %
 Tharu 1,755,000 Tharu, Dangaura Hinduism 0.5 %
 Thathera, Hindu 300 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tibetan, Bhotia 6,400 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tibetan, Gtsang 61,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tiyar 400 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Tokpegola 400 Nepali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Turaiha 1,400 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Walang 1,400 Bantawa Hinduism 3.8 %
 Yadav, Hindu 983,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 %
 Yakha 23,000 Yakkha O Other / Small 2.1 %
Yayu 2,000 Language Unknown Hinduism 0.2 %
Yehlmo 4,600 Nepali 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.

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