Country: Nepal

State:  Dhawalagiri

District:  Baghlung



Number of People Groups

66

Unreached People Groups

64

Total Population

392,000

Buddhist

13.3 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

85.9 %

Muslim

0.1 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.5 %
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Bairagi, Hindu 1,600 Nepali 1,600 - - - - -
 Bania 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi Unknown Marwari - - - - - -
 Barhamu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bhote Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 80 Sherpa - - 80 - - -
 Bote-Majhi Unknown Bote - - - - - -
 Brahman 73,000 Nepali 71,000 - 1,300 - - -
Brahman, Hill 73,000 Nepali 71,000 - 1,300 - - -
 Brahman, Terai Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Chamar 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang 200 Chepang - - 200 - - -
 Chhantyal 5,000 Nepali 1,500 - 3,400 - - 40
 Chhetri 62,000 Nepali 56,000 - 5,900 - - 400
Churaute Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Danuwar Rai Unknown Danuwar - - - - - -
 Darjee 13,000 Nepali 12,000 - 1,100 - - 70
 Dhanuk Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Dhimal Unknown Dhimal - - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Gandharva 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Gangai Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Gharti 800 Nepali 700 - 60 - - -
 Gurung 2,400 Gurung, Western 300 - 2,100 - - 40
Halalkhor, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Hayu Unknown Wayu - - - - - -
 Jirel 100 Jirel 80 - 40 - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kami 43,000 Nepali 31,000 - 12,000 100 - 200
 Kandu Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
 Khatwa Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kisan 900 Moikodi 900 - 60 - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
 Kumal 900 Nepali 700 - 200 - - 70
 Kumhar, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Limbu 20 Limbu - - 20 - - -
 Magar 88,000 Nepali 65,000 200 21,000 100 70 1,000
 Majhi 200 Majhi 200 - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Mech Unknown Bodo - - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Newah 4,000 Newar 3,200 - 800 - - -
 Rai 100 Nepali 30 - 70 - - 30
 Rajbansi Koch, Hindu Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Rajbhar Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
Raji 200 Raji 100 - 90 - - -
 Rajput 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Santal, Hor Unknown Santhali - - - - - -
 Sarki 14,000 Nepali 13,000 - 1,300 50 - 70
 Sonar, Hindu 2,400 Nepali 2,300 - 60 - - -
 Sunri, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Sunuwar 20 Sunwar 20 - - - - -
 Tamang 500 Tamang, Eastern 400 - 100 - - -
 Tanti, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Teli, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Thakali 900 Nepali 300 - 300 - - 30
 Thakuri 5,100 Nepali 4,300 - 400 - - -
 Thami 30 Thangmi - - 20 - - -
 Tharu 100 Tharu, Dangaura 80 - 30 - - -
Walang Unknown Walungge - - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Yakha Unknown Yakkha - - - - - -
  Totals:  66 392,000   64 337,000 200 52,000 300 80 2,000


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