Country: Nepal

  State:

Number of People Groups

352

People Groups Unreached

343

Total Population

28,736,000

Unreached Population

28,496,000

% Christian Adherent

0.7%

% Evangelical

Unknown

Largest Religion

Official Language

10/40 Window

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Abdul 1,200 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Adibasi 800 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Adibasi Janajati 200 Nepali Hinduism 0.4 %
 Aghori 300 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Ahar 3,600 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Amat 3,800 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Ansari 43,000 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Apapanthi 200 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Arain, Muslim Unknown Urdu 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 5,500 Athpariya Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Badaik 100 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Badhai, Hindu 54,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.2 %
 Badhai, Muslim 3,600 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Badhi, Hindu 12,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.2 %
 Badhi, Muslim 500 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Baha'i 900 Nepali 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 %
Bahing 400 Bahing O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bahna, Hindu 6,700 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bahra Gaunle 900 Nepali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bairagi, Hindu 209,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.1 %
 Bangali, Hindu 16,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.9 %
 Bania 140,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 %
 Bania, Agarwal 20,000 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 Unknown Hindi 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 100 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Kasaundhan 7,300 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bania, Khatri 800 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bania, Mahajan 400 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Mahesri 900 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Mahur 2,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bania, Marwadi 20,000 Marwari Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Oswal 900 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Porwal 500 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bania, Rauniar 2,700 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bania, Ummad 600 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Unai 1,500 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Banjara, Hindu 300 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bankariya 600 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bantar 51,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bantawa 3,600 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bardai 1,600 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Barhamu 9,800 Nepali Hinduism 1.7 %
 Bari, Hindu 22,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 %
 Bedia, Hindu 20,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 %
Bedia, Muslim 2,000 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Beg 200 Maithili Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Beldar, Hindu 2,200 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhand, Muslim 7,400 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhangi, Hindu 1,100 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhangi, Muslim 300 Maithili Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhar 1,500 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bharbhunja, Hindu 1,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhat, Hindu 700 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhat, Muslim 200 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bhathiara, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhisti 200 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bhoi Kamti 1,100 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhoi, Hindu 159,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 %
 Bhoi, Muslim 400 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bhoksa Unknown Buksa Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhote 28,000 Nepali Buddhism 0.8 %
 Bhotia, Buddhist 900 Sherpa Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhotia, Kagate, Yehlmo 4,300 Language Unknown Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhotia, Kutang, Larke 700 Nubri Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhotia, Sherpa 146,000 Sherpa Buddhism 1.4 %
 Bhotia, Sikkim 1,200 Sherpa Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhuinhar 400 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhuinmali Unknown Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhuyiar 1,500 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Biar, Hindu Unknown Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bind 52,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bote-Majhi 9,900 Bote Hinduism 0.7 %
 Brahman 3,354,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 %
Brahman, Acharya 100 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman, Bhumihar 70,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Gaur 13,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.1 %
Brahman, Halbani 2,400 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Hill 2,959,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 %
Brahman, Jijhotia 3,700 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Joshi 4,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Jyoti 1,100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman, Kanaujia 22,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Khandelwal 3,500 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman, Maha 1,600 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Palliwal 500 Marwari Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Parikh 300 Language Unknown Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Purohit 200 Language Unknown Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Pushkarna 200 Language Unknown Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman, Radhi 3,200 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Rikhisur Unknown Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi 8,100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Sanadhya 2,100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Saraswat 3,900 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman, Sawaria 21,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Srimali 100 Language Unknown Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahman, Terai 302,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Utkal Unknown Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Vaidik Unknown Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahman, Varendra 400 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 British 2,400 English Christianity 78.0 %
Buna, Hindu 300 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Byansi 4,300 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Chain 100 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Chamar 285,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.1 %
 Chamar, Muslim 100 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Chamling 2,200 Chamling Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Chaupal Unknown Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Chepang, Tsepang 71,000 Chepang Hinduism 6.9 %
 Chhairottan 200 Language Unknown Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Chhantel 17,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Chhetri 4,084,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.1 %
 Chidimar 16,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Christian unspecified 1,400 Nepali Christianity 100.0 %
Churaute 4,800 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Danuwar Rai 77,000 Danuwar Hinduism 0.3 %
 Darai 20,000 Darai Hinduism 0.2 %
 Darjee 452,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.7 %
 Darzi, Hindu 17,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.1 %
 Darzi, Muslim 24,000 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Deaf Unknown Nepalese Sign Language Hinduism 2.9 % 0.1 %
Devhar 600 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Dhandi 200 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dhanuk 204,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Dharhi, Muslim 200 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dharkar 1,500 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dhimal 25,000 Dhimal Hinduism 1.2 %
 Dhobi, Hindu 76,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.1 %
 Dhobi, Muslim 8,400 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dolpo 4,100 Dolpo Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dom, Hindu 13,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dom, Muslim 2,500 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dosadh, Hindu 146,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 %
 Drukpa Unknown Dzongkha Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dura 6,000 Nepali Buddhism 0.1 %
 Faqir Unknown Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 French 2,800 French Christianity 76.0 %
 Gadaria, Hindu 17,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gaddi 1,400 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Gandharva 6,400 Nepali Hinduism 1.7 %
 Gangai 35,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Ganghar 100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 German 2,800 German, Standard Christianity 78.0 %
 Gharti 128,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.5 %
 Ghosi, Muslim 300 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gond 200 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gonrhi 1,800 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Goriya, Hindu 800 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gosain, Hindu 1,200 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gujar, Hindu Unknown Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gujar, Muslim 500 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gurung 600,000 Gurung, Western Buddhism 1.4 %
Gurung Ghale 1,300 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Gyalsumdo 400 Tamang, Western Hinduism 4.0 %
 Hadi 3,500 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Hajam 43,000 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Halalkhor, Hindu 4,200 Maithili Hinduism 0.1 %
 Halwai, Hindu 68,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.1 %
 Halwai, Muslim 800 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 900 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Hayu 2,800 Wayu Hinduism 0.3 %
Hudke 1,400 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jat, Hindu 1,200 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jat, Sikh 2,400 Panjabi, Eastern O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
Jimdar 300 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jirel 6,600 Jirel Buddhism 2.8 %
 Jogi, Hindu 800 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jogi, Muslim 200 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kabadi 900 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kachhi, Hindu 300 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kahar Kamkar, Hindu 500 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kahar, Hindu 30,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kahar, Muslim 500 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kaibartta 600 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kaike 2,200 Kaike Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kalal, Hindu 700 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kalu 600 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kalwar, Hindu 103,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.1 %
 Kalwar, Muslim 1,000 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kamar 2,300 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kami 1,119,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.9 %
 Kandu 99,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 %
 Kanjar, Hindu 2,100 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kawar 2,100 Maithili Hinduism 0.4 %
 Kayastha, Hindu 54,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.3 %
Khaling 800 Khaling O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
Khambu 600 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kharia 500 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Khas 16,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Khatik, Hindu 900 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Khatri, Hindu 200 Panjabi, Eastern Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Khatri, Sikh Unknown Hindi O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Khatwa 103,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.1 %
 Kisan 2,100 Moikodi Hinduism 1.3 %
 Koiri, Hindu 312,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.2 %
 Kol Unknown Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Koli 2,500 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Korwa 600 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kuchbandia 300 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kulung 16,000 Kulung O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kumal 101,000 Nepali Hinduism 1.0 %
 Kumhar, Hindu 56,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.2 %
 Kurmi, Hindu 197,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 %
Kusunda 200 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kyerung 1,500 Kyerung Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Laheri, Hindu 300 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Laheri, Muslim 300 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Lepcha, Lapche 3,300 Lepcha Buddhism 4.1 %
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa 200 Lhomi Buddhism 5.0 %
 Limbu 364,000 Limbu O Other / Small 2.4 %
 Loba, Mustang 2,400 Loke Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Lodha 9,300 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Lohar, Hindu 101,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 %
 Lohar, Muslim 800 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Lohara 200 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Lunia, Hindu 76,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 %
 Magar 1,856,000 Nepali Hinduism 1.0 %
 Mahishya 300 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Majhi 81,000 Majhi Hinduism 1.0 %
 Majhwar 100 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mal, Hindu 3,500 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mali, Hindu 12,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.2 %
 Mallah, Hindu 133,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.3 %
Manangi 4,900 Manangba Buddhism 0.1 %
 Manihar 1,700 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Markande 200 Language Unknown Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mech 4,500 Bodo Hinduism 1.6 %
 Merat, Muslim 200 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Mewahang 500 Mewahang, Western Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Mir 200 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Moghal 1,300 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mugali 700 Nepali Buddhism 0.4 %
Mukeri, Muslim 200 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Munda, Horo 1,900 Maithili Hinduism 5.4 %
 Murao, Hindu 2,700 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Musahar, Hindu 211,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.5 %
Nachhiring 4,600 Nachering O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
Nagar Unknown Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Nai, Hindu 106,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.1 %
 Namasudra, Hindu 900 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Nanbai 100 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Nat, Hindu 900 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Nat, Muslim 700 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Nau Buddh 1,200 Nepali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Newah 1,432,000 Newar Hinduism 0.5 %
 Oraon, Dhangar 40,000 Maithili Hinduism 2.6 %
 Pahari 11,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.8 %
 Pashtun, Pathan 11,000 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Pasi, Hindu 5,100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Patwa, Hindu 200 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Pawaria, Muslim 100 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Phri 1,100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Pinjara 21,000 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Pod Unknown Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Qassab 1,600 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Qazi 13,000 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rai 672,000 Nepali O Other / Small 3.7 %
 Rajbansi 106,000 Rajbanshi Hinduism 5.3 %
 Rajbansi Koch, Hindu 1,200 Rajbanshi Hinduism 0.8 %
 Rajbhar 23,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.5 %
Rajdhob 700 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Raji 3,100 Raji Hinduism 0.1 %
 Rajput 51,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.1 %
Rajput Ponwar, Muslim 1,400 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Bais, Hindu 700 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Bais, Muslim 2,200 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Bhatti, Hindu 200 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Bisen 300 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Chandel Unknown Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Chauhan, Hindu 1,400 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Chauhan, Muslim 3,200 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Dikhit Unknown 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 100 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 100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Khasiya 500 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Kumaoni 1,100 Awadhi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Marwadi 1,300 Marwari Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Muslim 22,000 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Nagbansi 200 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Nau 6,700 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Palwar 100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Ponwar, Hindu 400 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Raikwar 100 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Rathor 400 Marwari Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Saithwar 1,100 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 600 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rajput, Tonwar 100 Hindi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rangrez, Muslim 300 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Raute 1,100 Raute Hinduism 0.9 %
 Rayeen 4,100 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rayeen, Muslim 4,100 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Sahisia 200 Maithili Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Sampang 1,000 Sampang Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Santal, Hor 51,000 Santhali Hinduism 7.1 %
 Saora 1,500 Savara Hinduism 5.1 %
Sarbaria 3,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sarki 355,000 Nepali Hinduism 1.0 %
 Sayyid 63,000 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Shaikh 786,000 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sherpa, Helambu 15,000 Helambu Sherpa Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Sikligar, Muslim 200 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Silpkar, Hindu 12,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Siyar 900 Nepali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sonar, Hindu 146,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.5 %
 Sunri, Hindu 114,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.3 %
 Sunuwar 68,000 Sunwar Hinduism 2.5 %
 Surel Unknown Sunwar Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tajpuriya 18,000 Nepali Hinduism 1.3 %
 Tamang 1,407,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 3.3 %
 Tamboli, Hindu 39,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.1 %
 Tamboli, Muslim 700 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Tangbe 300 Nepali Unknown 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tanti, Hindu 89,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.2 %
 Tawaif, Muslim 100 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Teli, Hindu 337,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.1 %
 Teli, Muslim 2,000 Nepali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Thakali 13,000 Nepali Buddhism 1.3 %
 Thakali Chimtan Unknown Thakali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Thakali Marphali 2,100 Thakali Buddhism 1.1 %
Thakali Tin Gaule 1,000 Thakali Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Thakuri 410,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.3 %
Thakuria 3,100 Bhojpuri Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Thami 22,000 Thangmi Hinduism 0.8 %
 Tharu 1,698,000 Tharu, Dangaura Hinduism 1.4 %
 Thathera, Hindu 400 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Thulung 1,900 Thulung Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tibetan, Bhotia 1,500 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tibetan, Gtsang 56,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tiyar 100 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Tokpegola 1,300 Sherpa Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Turaiha 1,300 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Walang 1,100 Bantawa Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Yadav, Hindu 949,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.0 %
 Yakha 21,000 Yakkha O Other / Small 0.5 %
Yamphu 2,500 Yamphu Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Yayu 2,100 Language Unknown Hinduism 0.2 %
Yehlmo 2,500 Helambu Sherpa Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
  Totals:  352 28,736,000 343     0.7 % 0.0 %  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
10.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.0 %)
0.7 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
82.3 %
Islam
3.8 %
Non-Religious
0.0 %
Other / Small Religions
3.0 %
Unknown
0.2 %
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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