Country: Nepal

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Number of People Groups

63

Unreached People Groups

63

Total Population

378,000

Buddhist

6.9 %

Christian

0.4 %

Hindu

91.4 %

Muslim

0.1 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

1.1 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ansari 80 Bhojpuri - 80 - - - -
Badhi, Hindu 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 5,300 Nepali 5,200 - 20 20 - 20
 Bania 3,600 Hindi 3,500 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi 80 Marwari 80 - - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bhote 2,100 Nepali 2,100 - - - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 1,600 Sherpa - - 1,600 - - -
 Brahman 42,000 Nepali 42,000 - 60 - - 40
 Brahman, Bhumihar 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Hill 38,000 Nepali 38,000 - 60 - - 40
Brahman, Jijhotia 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
Brahman, Joshi 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Jyoti 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 80 Nepali 80 - - - - -
Brahman, Khandelwal 80 Nepali 80 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sawaria 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Chamar 2,900 Bhojpuri 2,900 - 20 - - -
 Chhetri 94,000 Nepali 94,000 - 200 - - 90
 Chidimar 600 Nepali 600 - - - - -
 Danuwar Rai 600 Danuwar 600 - - - - -
 Darjee 18,000 Nepali 18,000 - 100 200 - 50
 Darzi, Hindu 800 Nepali 800 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 700 Maithili 700 - - - - -
Gandharva 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Gurung 800 Gurung, Western 200 - 600 - - -
Hudke 1,500 Nepali 1,500 - - - - -
 Kami 51,000 Nepali 48,000 - 1,800 900 - 400
 Koiri, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 600 Bhojpuri 600 - - - - -
Kusunda 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Limbu 100 Limbu - - - - - 100
 Lodha 400 Awadhi 400 - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 600 Nepali 600 - - - - -
 Magar 70,000 Nepali 49,000 - 20,000 400 - 300
 Nai, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Newah 2,400 Newar 2,100 - 300 - - -
 Pahari 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Pinjara 30 Bhojpuri - 30 - - - -
 Qassab Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Rai 4,700 Nepali 1,500 - 40 40 - 3,100
 Rajbansi 40 Rajbanshi 30 - - - - -
Raji 1,200 Raji 1,000 - 100 - - -
 Rajput 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
Raute 300 Raute 300 - - - - -
 Sarki 12,000 Nepali 12,000 - 80 100 - 20
 Sayyid 30 Maithili - 30 - - - -
 Shaikh 100 Nepali - 100 - - - -
 Silpkar, Hindu Unknown Awadhi - - - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 500 Nepali 500 - - - - -
 Tamang 400 Tamang, Eastern - - 400 - - -
 Teli, Hindu 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Thakali 80 Nepali - - 50 - - -
 Thakuri 6,100 Nepali 6,100 - - - - -
 Thami Unknown Thangmi - - - - - -
 Tharu 7,600 Tharu, Dangaura 7,400 - 100 20 - -
 Yadav, Hindu 2,900 Maithili 2,900 - - - - -
  Totals:  63 378,000   63 345,000 300 26,000 1,700 30 4,200

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