Number of People Groups

95

Unreached People Groups

92

Total Population

882,000

Buddhist

12.7 %

Christian

0.2 %

Hindu

85.5 %

Muslim

0.6 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.5 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Badhai, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri 20 - - - - -
 Bahra Gaunle 600 Nepali - - 600 - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bangali, Hindu Unknown Bengali 10 - - - - -
 Bania Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal Unknown Hindi 60 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi Unknown Marwari - - - - - -
 Barhamu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bhote Unknown Nepali - - 10 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa Unknown Sherpa - - 80 - - -
 Bote-Majhi Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Brahman 700 Nepali 600 - 100 - - -
 Brahman, Bhumihar 12,000 Maithili 12,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 900 Maithili 900 - - - - -
Brahman, Hill 700 Nepali 600 - 100 - - -
Brahman, Joshi 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
Brahman, Jyoti 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 1,700 Nepali 1,700 - - - - -
Brahman, Khandelwal 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sawaria 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Brahman, Terai Unknown Nepali 10 - - - - -
 Chamar Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang Unknown Chepang - - - - - -
 Chhantel Unknown Nepali 50 - 10 - - -
 Chhetri 900 Nepali 40 - 800 - - -
Churaute Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Danuwar Rai Unknown Danuwar - - - - - -
 Darjee 600 Nepali 500 - 100 - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 100 Nepali - 100 - - - -
 Dhanuk Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Dhimal Unknown Dhimal 10 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 600 Nepali - 600 - - - -
 Dom, Hindu Unknown Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Dura Unknown Nepali - - 10 - - -
Gandharva 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Gangai Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Gharti Unknown Nepali 10 - - - - -
 Gurung 100 Gurung, Western 40 - 100 - - -
 Hadi Unknown Maithili 40 - - - - -
Halalkhor, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Hayu Unknown Wayu - - - - - -
 Jirel Unknown Jirel - - 10 - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kami 1,100 Nepali 900 - 200 - - -
 Kandu Unknown Bhojpuri 10 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Khatwa Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Kisan Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kumal Unknown Nepali 10 - 10 - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri 10 - - - - -
 Lepcha, Lapche 800 Lepcha - - 800 - - -
 Limbu Unknown Limbu - - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu Unknown Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Magar 1,000 Nepali 800 - 200 - - -
 Majhi Unknown Nepali 10 - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Mech Unknown Bodo - - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Newah 200 Nepali 80 - 100 - - -
 Pahari Unknown Nepali 40 - 10 - - -
 Rai Unknown Nepali 50 - 20 - - -
 Rajbansi Koch, Hindu Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Rajbhar Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
Raji Unknown Raji - - - - - -
 Rajput Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Santal, Hor Unknown Santhali - - - - - -
 Sarki Unknown Nepali 40 - 20 - - -
 Sayyid Unknown Maithili - 10 - - - -
 Shaikh Unknown Nepali - 50 - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Sunuwar Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Tamang 100 Tamang, Eastern 10 - 100 - - -
Tangbe Unknown Nepali - - 10 - - -
 Tanti, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Teli, Hindu Unknown Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Thakali Unknown Nepali - - 10 - - -
 Thakali Marphali Unknown Thakali - - 20 - - -
Thakali Tin Gaule 200 Thakali - - 200 - - -
 Thakuri 500 Nepali 200 - 100 - - -
Thakuria Unknown Bhojpuri - 70 - - - -
 Thami Unknown Thangmi 10 - - - - -
 Tharu Unknown Tharu, Dangaura 10 - - - - -
Walang Unknown Bantawa - - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Yakha Unknown Yakkha - - 10 - - -
  Totals:  95 882,000   92 754,000 5,500 112,000 2,000 100 4,700

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