Country: Nepal

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Number of People Groups

29

Unreached People Groups

28

Total Population

183,000

Buddhist

4.0 %

Christian

0.6 %

Hindu

95.0 %

Muslim

0.0 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.4 %
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Bairagi, Hindu 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Bhote 200 Nepali 100 - 80 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 400 Sherpa - - 400 - - -
 Brahman 15,000 Nepali 15,000 - 30 20 - 30
Brahman, Hill 15,000 Nepali 15,000 - 30 20 - 30
 Chepang, Tsepang Unknown Chepang - - - - - -
 Chhetri 65,000 Nepali 65,000 - 200 - - 60
 Darjee 3,500 Nepali 3,300 - 200 80 - 20
Gandharva 70 Nepali 70 - - - - -
 Gharti 1,100 Nepali 1,100 - - - - -
 Gurung 500 Gurung, Western 50 - 500 - - -
 Jirel 20 Jirel - - 20 - - -
 Kami 34,000 Nepali 32,000 - 1,000 600 - 100
 Limbu 80 Limbu - - - - - 80
 Magar 15,000 Nepali 10,000 - 4,200 100 - 60
 Newah 800 Newar 700 - 90 - - -
 Pahari 200 Nepali 100 - 50 - - 20
 Rai 600 Nepali 200 - - - - 300
 Rajbansi Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
Raji Unknown Raji - - - - - -
 Raute 100 Raute 100 - - - - -
 Sarki 3,000 Nepali 2,900 - 80 80 - -
 Shaikh Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Tamang 400 Tamang, Eastern - - 400 - - -
 Thakali Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Thakuri 29,000 Nepali 29,000 - 100 50 - 20
 Thami Unknown Thangmi - - - - - -
 Tharu 300 Tharu, Dangaura 300 - - - - -
  Totals:  29 183,000   28 174,000 10 7,300 1,000 0 800

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