Country: Nepal

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Number of People Groups

166

Unreached People Groups

163

Total Population

511,000

Buddhist

1.9 %

Christian

0.3 %

Hindu

80.6 %

Muslim

17.0 %

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
 Abdul 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Adibasi Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Ahar 90 Awadhi 90 - - - - -
 Ansari 2,100 Bhojpuri - 2,100 - - - -
 Apapanthi 100 Awadhi 100 - - - - -
 Arakh 300 Awadhi 300 - - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu 2,000 Bhojpuri 2,000 - - - - -
 Badhai, Muslim 600 Nepali - 600 - - - -
Badhi, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Badhi, Muslim 400 Nepali - 400 - - - -
 Bahelia, Hindu 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Bahna, Hindu 50 Awadhi 50 - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 5,600 Nepali 5,600 - - - - -
 Bangali, Hindu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bania 7,800 Hindi 7,800 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Bania, Ajudhyabansi 300 Awadhi 300 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasaundhan 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahur 200 Sindhi 200 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi 1,200 Marwari 1,200 - - - - -
Bania, Ummad 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania, Unai 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Banjara, Hindu 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
Bankariya 500 Nepali 500 - - - - -
 Barhamu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bari, Hindu 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Bedia, Hindu 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
Bedia, Muslim 400 Maithili - 400 - - - -
 Bhand, Muslim 60 Maithili - 60 - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 70 Nepali 70 - - - - -
 Bhar 20 Bhojpuri 20 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja, Hindu 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Bhat, Muslim 100 Nepali - 100 - - - -
 Bhisti 40 Awadhi - 40 - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 1,100 Maithili 1,100 - - - - -
 Bhote 200 Nepali 100 - 100 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 900 Sherpa 200 - 600 - - -
 Bote-Majhi Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Brahman 36,000 Nepali 35,000 - 80 - - -
Brahman, Gaur 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Hill 29,000 Nepali 29,000 - 80 - - -
Brahman, Joshi 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 1,500 Nepali 1,500 - - - - -
Brahman, Khandelwal 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
Brahman, Palliwal 50 Marwari 50 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi 800 Nepali 800 - - - - -
Brahman, Sanadhya 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Brahman, Sawaria 500 Nepali 500 - - - - -
Byansi Unknown Byangsi - - - - - -
 Chamar 15,000 Bhojpuri 15,000 - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang 50 Chepang 40 - 20 - - -
 Chhetri 61,000 Nepali 60,000 - 1,000 80 - -
 Chidimar 3,000 Nepali 3,000 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 30 Nepali - - - 30 - -
Churaute 300 Nepali 50 300 - - - -
 Danuwar Rai 20 Danuwar 20 - - - - -
Darai 500 Darai 500 - - - - -
 Darjee 5,700 Nepali 5,500 - 100 30 - -
 Darzi, Hindu 1,900 Nepali 1,900 - - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 3,200 Nepali - 3,200 - - - -
 Dhanuk 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
Dharhi, Muslim 30 Bhojpuri - 30 - - - -
 Dhimal 40 Dhimal 40 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 5,900 Maithili 5,900 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 1,400 Nepali - 1,400 - - - -
 Dom, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 5,100 Maithili 5,100 - - - - -
 Dura Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Gadaria, Hindu 2,000 Maithili 2,000 - - - - -
 Gaddi 400 Bhojpuri - 400 - - - -
Gandharva 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Gangai 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Gharti 1,100 Nepali 1,000 - - - - -
 Ghosi, Muslim 100 Nepali - 100 - - - -
 Gond 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Goriya, Hindu 400 Awadhi 400 - - - - -
 Gosain, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Gujar, Muslim 200 Bhojpuri - 200 - - - -
 Gurung 4,000 Gurung, Western 700 - 3,200 200 - -
 Hajam 7,200 Bhojpuri - 7,200 - - - -
Halalkhor, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
 Jat, Hindu 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Jat, Sikh 200 Nepali - - - - 200 -
 Jirel Unknown Jirel - - - - - -
 Jogi, Muslim 50 Bhojpuri - 50 - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 2,000 Bhojpuri 2,000 - - - - -
 Kalu 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 1,800 Maithili 1,800 - - - - -
 Kami 12,000 Nepali 11,000 - 500 80 - -
 Kandu 400 Bhojpuri 400 - - - - -
 Kanjar, Hindu 300 Awadhi 300 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 3,400 Maithili 3,400 - - - - -
 Khatik, Hindu 300 Awadhi 300 - - - - -
 Khatri, Hindu Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Khatwa 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 4,100 Maithili 4,100 - - - - -
 Koli 400 Awadhi 400 - - - - -
Kuchbandia 200 Awadhi 200 - - - - -
 Kumal 1,800 Nepali 1,800 - 20 - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 2,000 Maithili 2,000 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 14,000 Bhojpuri 14,000 - - - - -
Laheri, Muslim 50 Bengali - 50 - - - -
 Limbu 200 Limbu 200 - - - - -
 Lodha 800 Awadhi 800 - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 1,300 Nepali 1,300 - - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu 2,700 Bhojpuri 2,700 - - - - -
 Magar 27,000 Nepali 25,000 - 1,600 400 - 40
 Majhi 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 90 Maithili 90 - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu 1,400 Maithili 1,400 - - - - -
 Manihar 500 Nepali - 500 - - - -
 Mech Unknown Bodo - - - - - -
 Merat, Muslim 50 Nepali - 50 - - - -
 Moghal 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
Mukeri, Muslim 50 Bhojpuri - 50 - - - -
 Murao, Hindu 900 Awadhi 900 - - - - -
 Musahar, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 3,600 Maithili 3,600 - - - - -
 Nat, Hindu 30 Bhojpuri 30 - - - - -
 Nat, Muslim 50 Bhojpuri - 50 - - - -
 Newah 6,600 Newar 6,400 - 100 30 - -
 Oraon, Dhangar Unknown Kurux, Nepali - - - - - -
 Pashtun, Northern 800 Bhojpuri - 800 - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu 500 Nepali 500 - - - - -
 Patwa, Hindu 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Pinjara 4,500 Bhojpuri - 4,500 - - - -
 Qassab 80 Nepali - 80 - - - -
 Qazi 3,100 Urdu - 3,100 - - - -
 Rai 500 Nepali 400 - 70 - - -
 Rajbansi, Tajpuri Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Rajbhar 70 Bhojpuri 70 - - - - -
Raji Unknown Raji - - - - - -
 Rajput 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bais, Hindu 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Rajput, Janwar 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Rajput, Kalhan 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Rajput, Raikwar 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Rajput, Sikh 20 Hindi - - - - 20 -
 Rangrez, Muslim 20 Bhojpuri - 20 - - - -
Raute Unknown Raute - - - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim 600 Maithili - 600 - - - -
 Santal, Hor 60 Santhali 60 - - - - -
 Sarki 1,700 Nepali 1,500 - 200 - - -
 Sayyid 3,700 Maithili - 3,700 - - - -
 Shaikh 54,000 Nepali - 54,000 - - - -
Sikligar, Muslim 30 Bhojpuri - 30 - - - -
 Silpkar, Hindu 20 Awadhi 20 - - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 11,000 Nepali 11,000 - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Tamang 700 Tamang, Eastern 200 - 500 20 - -
 Tamboli, Hindu 1,000 Nepali 1,000 - - - - -
 Tamboli, Muslim 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Tanti, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Tawaif, Muslim 30 Nepali - 30 - - - -
 Teli, Hindu 3,800 Maithili 3,800 - - - - -
 Teli, Muslim 600 Nepali - 600 - - - -
 Thakali 100 Nepali - - 90 - - -
 Thakuri 13,000 Nepali 12,000 - 700 - - -
Thakuria 1,300 Bhojpuri - 1,300 - - - -
 Thami 20 Thangmi - - - - - -
 Tharu 82,000 Tharu, Dangaura 80,000 - 700 700 - 30
 Yadav, Hindu 22,000 Maithili 22,000 - - - - -
  Totals:  166 511,000   163 412,000 87,000 9,700 1,500 300 70

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