Number of People Groups

84

Unreached People Groups

74

Total Population

572,000

Buddhist

36.1 %

Christian

4.9 %

Hindu

55.5 %

Muslim

0.8 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

0.0 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
Anglo 300 English - - - 300 - -
 Ansari 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Arora, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Bagdi, Hindu 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Bania 1,400 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal 200 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahesri 70 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Bania, Oswal 30 Hindi - - - - - -
 Bauri 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bhotia, Buddhist 85,000 Sherpa 2,000 - 82,000 800 - 200
 Bhuiya 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Brahman 60,000 Hindi 60,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Bengali 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
Brahman, Jijhotia 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Brahman, Radhi 1,600 Bengali 1,600 - - - - -
 Chhetri 1,000 Nepali 1,000 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 2,900 Assamese - - - 2,900 - -
 Darjee 9,900 Nepali 9,900 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Dzongkha 500 Dzongkha - - 500 - - -
 Faqir Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Gharti 3,400 Bengali 3,300 - 70 30 - -
 Gurung 5,400 Nepali 1,700 - 3,300 400 - -
Ilavan 80 Malayalam 70 - - - - -
 Jat, Sikh 700 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
 Jogi, Hindu 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Kami 21,000 Nepali 21,000 - - - - -
 Kashmiri Muslim Unknown Kashmiri - - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Khambu 97,000 Bengali 78,000 - 18,000 800 - -
 Khas 65,000 Nepali 52,000 - 13,000 90 - -
 Khatri, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kunbi, Hindu Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Labana, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Lepcha 43,000 Lepcha 4,200 - 32,000 7,100 - 70
 Limbu 16,000 Nepali 3,700 - - 6,100 - -
 Lohar, Hindu 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Magar 30,000 Nepali 23,000 - 7,000 300 - -
 Mahishya 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Mahratta 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Mahtam, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Majhi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Majhwar 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 40 Malayalam - - - 40 - -
 Mappila 200 Malayalam - 200 - - - -
 Mazhabi Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Mochi, Hindu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Nadar 30 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Naga, unspecified Unknown Naga, Zeme - - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Nair 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Namasudra, Hindu 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Newah 27,000 Nepali 27,000 - 80 300 - -
Pardhan 70 Pardhan 70 - - - - -
 Parsee 30 Gujarati - - - - - -
 Pod 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Rai 13,000 Nepali 2,800 - 1,500 2,300 - -
 Rajbansi, Tajpuri 80 Rajbanshi 80 - - - - -
 Rajput, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Saini, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Sarera, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Sarki 1,100 Nepali 1,100 - - 30 - -
 Shaikh 4,300 Urdu - 4,300 - - - -
 Sherpa 15,000 Nepali 2,000 - 13,000 200 - -
 Sonar, Hindu Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Sunuwar 5,900 Nepali 4,800 - - - - -
Syrian Christian 70 Malayalam - - - 70 - -
 Tamang 49,000 Tamang, Southwestern 7,400 - 35,000 6,400 - -
 Tanti, Hindu 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Tarkhan, Sikh 20 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Teli, Hindu 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Thakali 300 Nepali 100 - 100 - - -
 Thakuri 80 Nepali 80 - - - - -
 Thami 600 Nepali 400 - 60 - - -
 Vanniyan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Yakha 1,000 Yakkha 100 - 70 - - -
  Totals:  84 572,000   74 317,000 4,500 207,000 28,000 700 200

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