Country: Nepal

State:  Dhawalagiri

District:  Baghlung



Number of People Groups

41

Unreached People Groups

40

Total Population

316,000

Buddhist

7.3 %

Christian

0.5 %

Hindu

90.9 %

Muslim

0.2 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.3 %
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ansari 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
Badhi, Hindu 80 Nepali 80 - - - - -
 Baha'i Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 1,200 Nepali 1,100 - - - - -
 Bania 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Brahmin 52,000 Nepali 51,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Hill 52,000 Nepali 51,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Terai Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Chhantyal 4,000 Nepali 2,000 - 1,800 100 - 40
 Chhetri 50,000 Nepali 48,000 - 1,300 40 - -
 Darjee 13,000 Nepali 12,000 - 500 200 - -
Gandharva 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Gharti 800 Nepali 800 - - 20 - -
 Gurung 1,800 Gurung, Western 100 - 1,600 100 - -
Gurung Ghale Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Kami 42,000 Nepali 38,000 - 4,100 200 - -
 Kandu 20 Bhojpuri 20 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Kumal 1,600 Nepali 1,300 - 200 80 - -
 Kurmi, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Limbu 40 Limbu 40 - - - - -
 Magar 74,000 Nepali 62,000 - 12,000 500 - 700
 Majhi 200 Majhi 200 - - - - -
 Moghal 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 30 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Newah 2,800 Newar 2,100 - 700 40 - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Rai 100 Nepali 90 - - - - -
 Sarki 15,000 Nepali 14,000 - 500 200 - 60
 Sayyid 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Shaikh 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 30 Sunwar 30 - - - - -
 Tamang 700 Tamang, Eastern - - 600 50 - -
 Teli, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Thakali 600 Nepali 500 - - 20 - -
 Thakuri 3,800 Nepali 3,300 - 400 100 - -
 Tharu 200 Tharu, Dangaura 200 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
  Totals:  41 316,000   40 288,000 500 23,000 1,700 0 900


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