Country: Nepal

State:  Dhawalagiri

District:  All



Number of People Groups

97

Unreached People Groups

95

Total Population

832,000

Buddhist

12.0 %

Christian

0.2 %

Hindu

86.3 %

Muslim

0.6 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.6 %
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Badhai, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
Badhi, Hindu 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Bahra Gaunle 1,200 Nepali - - 1,200 - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 1,600 Nepali 1,600 - - - - -
 Bangali, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bania 400 Maithili 400 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi 80 Marwari 80 - - - - -
 Barhamu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bhote 400 Nepali - - 400 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 1,500 Sherpa 90 - 1,400 - - -
 Bote-Majhi Unknown Bote - - - - - -
 Brahman 158,000 Nepali 157,000 - 1,400 - - 200
 Brahman, Bhumihar 11,000 Bhojpuri 11,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 900 Maithili 900 - - - - -
Brahman, Hill 154,000 Nepali 153,000 - 1,400 - - 200
Brahman, Joshi 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
Brahman, Jyoti 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 1,600 Nepali 1,600 - - - - -
Brahman, Khandelwal 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sawaria 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Brahman, Terai 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Chamar 1,200 Maithili 1,200 - 20 - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang 200 Chepang - - 200 - - -
 Chhairottan 40 Language Unknown - - 40 - - -
 Chhantyal 11,000 Nepali 2,900 - 7,600 20 - 300
 Chhetri 117,000 Nepali 111,000 - 6,200 - - 500
Churaute 1,200 Nepali 60 1,200 20 - - -
 Danuwar Rai Unknown Danuwar - - - - - -
 Darai Unknown Darai - - - - - -
 Darjee 20,000 Nepali 18,000 - 1,300 30 - 70
 Darzi, Muslim 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Dhanuk Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Dhimal Unknown Dhimal - - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 500 Bhojpuri - 500 - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
Gandharva 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Gangai 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Gharti 9,500 Nepali 9,000 - 300 50 - 80
 Gurung 16,000 Gurung, Western 4,600 - 11,000 300 - 200
 Hadi 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
Halalkhor, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Hayu Unknown Wayu - - - - - -
 Jirel 200 Jirel 80 - 60 - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kami 77,000 Nepali 63,000 - 13,000 600 - 300
 Kandu Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
 Khatwa Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kisan 900 Moikodi 900 - 60 - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
Kulung Unknown Kulung - - - - - -
 Kumal 7,300 Nepali 7,000 - 200 - - 80
 Kumhar, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 300 Bhojpuri 300 - - - - -
 Limbu 300 Limbu - - 40 - - 300
 Loba, Mustang 2,400 Loke - - 2,400 - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Magar 168,000 Nepali 122,000 200 44,000 500 80 1,400
 Majhi 200 Majhi 200 - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Mech Unknown Bodo - - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Newah 6,900 Newar 5,500 - 1,400 30 - -
 Pahari 200 Nepali 200 - 20 - - -
 Rai 2,300 Nepali 500 - 100 40 - 1,600
 Rajbansi Koch, Hindu Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Rajbhar Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
Raji 200 Raji 100 - 90 - - -
 Rajput 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Santal, Hor Unknown Santhali - - - - - -
 Sarki 24,000 Nepali 22,000 - 1,500 300 - 80
 Sayyid 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Shaikh 2,800 Urdu - 2,800 - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 3,000 Nepali 2,900 - 70 - - -
 Sunri, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Sunuwar 500 Sunwar 400 - - 20 - 80
 Tamang 1,500 Tamang, Eastern 400 - 1,000 20 - -
Tangbe 200 Nepali - - 200 - - -
 Tanti, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Teli, Hindu 1,100 Maithili 1,100 - 20 - - -
 Thakali 2,600 Nepali 800 - 1,300 40 - 30
 Thakali Chimtan 40 Thakali - - 40 - - -
 Thakali Marphali 1,300 Thakali 20 - 1,200 20 - -
Thakali Tin Gaule 200 Thakali 40 - 200 - - -
 Thakuri 8,200 Nepali 7,300 - 400 - - -
Thakuria 70 Bhojpuri - 70 - - - -
 Thami 40 Thangmi - - 20 - - -
 Tharu 9,100 Tharu, Dangaura 8,700 - 300 60 - 20
Walang Unknown Walungge - - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Yakha Unknown Yakkha - - - - - -
  Totals:  97 832,000   95 718,000 5,300 100,000 2,000 100 5,300


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