Number of People Groups

66

Unreached People Groups

64

Total Population

413,000

Buddhist

13.3 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

85.9 %

Muslim

0.1 %

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
 Bairagi, Hindu 1,600 Nepali 1,600 - - - - -
 Bania Unknown Hindi 30 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi Unknown Marwari - - - - - -
 Barhamu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bhote Unknown Nepali - - 10 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa Unknown Sherpa - - 90 - - -
 Bote-Majhi Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Brahman 77,000 Nepali 75,000 - 1,400 - - -
Brahman, Hill 77,000 Nepali 75,000 - 1,400 - - -
 Brahman, Terai Unknown Nepali 10 - - - - -
 Chamar 600 Bhojpuri 600 - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang 200 Chepang - - 200 - - -
 Chhantel 5,200 Nepali 1,600 - 3,600 - - 40
 Chhetri 66,000 Nepali 59,000 - 6,300 10 10 400
Churaute Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Danuwar Rai Unknown Danuwar - - - - - -
 Darjee 14,000 Nepali 13,000 - 1,100 - - 70
 Dhanuk Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Dhimal Unknown Dhimal 10 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Gandharva 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Gangai Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Gharti 800 Nepali 700 - 60 - - -
 Gurung 2,600 Gurung, Western 300 10 2,200 10 - 40
Halalkhor, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
Hayu Unknown Wayu - - - - - -
 Jirel 100 Jirel 90 - 50 - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Kami 45,000 Nepali 32,000 - 12,000 100 - 200
 Kandu Unknown Bhojpuri 10 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu Unknown Maithili 70 - - - - -
 Khatwa Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Kisan 1,000 Nepali 900 - 60 - - -
 Koiri, Hindu Unknown Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Kumal 1,000 Nepali 700 - 200 - - 80
 Kumhar, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri 10 - - - - -
 Limbu Unknown Limbu - - 20 - - -
 Magar 92,000 Nepali 68,000 200 22,000 100 70 1,100
 Majhi 200 Nepali 200 - 10 - - -
 Mali, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Mech Unknown Bodo - - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Newah 4,200 Nepali 3,400 - 900 20 - -
 Rai 100 Nepali 30 - 70 10 - -
 Rajbansi Koch, Hindu Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Rajbhar Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
Raji 200 Raji 100 - 100 - - -
 Rajput Unknown Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Santal, Hor Unknown Santhali 10 - - - - -
 Sarki 15,000 Nepali 14,000 - 1,400 50 - 70
 Sonar, Hindu 2,500 Nepali 2,400 - 60 - - -
 Sunri, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Sunuwar Unknown Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Tamang 600 Tamang, Eastern 400 - 100 10 - -
 Tanti, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Teli, Hindu 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Thakali 1,000 Nepali 300 - 300 - - 30
 Thakuri 5,400 Nepali 4,600 - 400 10 - -
 Thami Unknown Thangmi - - 20 - - -
 Tharu 100 Tharu, Dangaura 80 - 30 - - -
Walang Unknown Bantawa - - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu Unknown Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Yakha Unknown Yakkha - - 10 - - -
  Totals:  66 413,000   64 355,000 200 55,000 300 70 2,100

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