Country: Nepal

State:  Gandaki

District:  All



Number of People Groups

138

Unreached People Groups

134

Total Population

1,972,000

Buddhist

14.1 %

Christian

0.6 %

Hindu

83.8 %

Muslim

0.5 %

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
Adibasi Janajati 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Ansari 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
Badhi, Hindu 1,800 Nepali 1,800 - - - - -
 Baha'i Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bahna, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bahra Gaunle 300 Nepali - - 70 - - 300
 Bairagi, Hindu 11,000 Nepali 11,000 - - - - -
 Bangali, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Bania 1,100 Maithili 1,100 - - - - 30
 Bania, Agarwal 40 Hindi 30 - - - - 20
Bania, Marwadi 70 Marwari 70 - - - - -
 Bania, Oswal Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Barhamu 6,200 Nepali 5,200 - 1,000 - - -
Bedia, Muslim Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Bhote 600 Nepali 400 - 200 - - -
 Bhotia, Kutang, Larke 500 Nubri - - 500 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 1,600 Sherpa - - 1,600 - - -
 Bind 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Bote-Majhi 2,700 Bote 2,600 - - 80 - -
 Brahman 374,000 Nepali 373,000 - 300 - - 400
 Brahman, Bhumihar 11,000 Bhojpuri 11,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Hill 354,000 Nepali 354,000 - 300 - - 400
Brahman, Joshi 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
Brahman, Jyoti 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
Brahman, Khandelwal 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sawaria 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Brahman, Terai 18,000 Nepali 18,000 - - - - -
 Chamar 800 Maithili 700 - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang 3,500 Chepang 2,800 - 500 30 - 80
 Chhantyal 18,000 Nepali 13,000 - 4,300 - - -
 Chhetri 188,000 Nepali 186,000 - 1,400 200 - 400
 Chidimar Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Churaute 1,100 Nepali 50 1,000 - - - -
 Danuwar Rai 60 Danuwar 60 - - - - -
 Darai 4,700 Darai 4,700 - - 30 - -
 Darjee 53,000 Nepali 52,000 - 400 400 - 70
 Darzi, Hindu 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Dhanuk 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Dhimal 40 Dhimal 40 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 80 Bhojpuri - 80 - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Dura 4,200 Nepali 2,400 - 1,700 70 - -
 Gadaria, Hindu 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
Gandharva 1,400 Nepali 1,300 - - 20 - -
 Gangai 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Gharti 22,000 Nepali 21,000 - 200 200 - 20
 Gurung 273,000 Gurung, Western 68,000 - 195,000 3,900 20 3,600
Gurung Ghale 800 Nepali 40 - 700 - - -
Gyalsumdo 400 Tamang, Western 20 - 400 20 - -
 Hadi 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Hajam 300 Bhojpuri - 300 - - - -
Halalkhor, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 30 Chinese, Mandarin - - - - - 30
Hayu Unknown Wayu - - - - - -
 Jat, Sikh 100 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Jirel Unknown Jirel - - - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 40 Bhojpuri 40 - - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 400 Maithili 400 - - - - -
 Kamar 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Kami 114,000 Nepali 109,000 - 1,700 1,800 - 400
 Kandu 80 Bhojpuri 80 - - - - -
 Kanjar, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Kisan Unknown Moikodi - - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 1,100 Maithili 1,100 - - - - -
 Kumal 21,000 Nepali 19,000 - 100 500 - 30
 Kumhar, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 2,000 Bhojpuri 2,000 - - - - -
Kusunda Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Lepcha, Lapche Unknown Lepcha - - - - - -
 Limbu 1,000 Limbu 400 - - - - 600
 Loba, Mustang 60 Loke - - 50 - - -
 Lodha Unknown Awadhi - - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Magar 229,000 Nepali 194,000 - 32,000 1,700 20 900
 Majhi 1,400 Majhi 1,300 - - 50 - 70
 Mali, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
Manangi 70 Nepali - - 70 - - -
 Manihar Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Mech Unknown Bodo - - - - - -
 Moghal 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Mugali 400 Nepali - - 300 - - 70
 Musahar, Hindu 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 400 Maithili 400 - - - - -
 Newah 83,000 Newar 72,000 - 8,400 600 - 300
 Oraon, Dhangar Unknown Kurux, Nepali - - - - - -
 Pahari 100 Nepali 80 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Pinjara 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Qassab 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Qazi 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Rai 4,100 Nepali 3,100 - - 100 - 900
 Rajbansi 20 Rajbanshi 20 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 20 Bhojpuri 20 - - - - -
Raji 30 Raji 30 - - - - -
 Rajput 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Rajput, Marwadi Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Rajput, Muslim 30 Bhojpuri - 30 - - - -
 Raute 20 Raute 20 - - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Santal, Hor 30 Santhali - - - - - -
 Sarki 63,000 Nepali 61,000 - 700 800 - 200
 Sayyid 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Shaikh 5,900 Urdu - 5,900 - - - -
 Siyar 500 Nepali - - 500 - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 7,400 Nepali 7,400 - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 2,300 Sunwar 1,900 - 20 60 - 400
 Tajpuriya Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Tamang 34,000 Tamang, Eastern 8,800 - 23,000 1,500 - 100
Tangbe 300 Nepali - - 20 - - 300
 Teli, Hindu 3,000 Maithili 3,000 - 30 - - -
 Thakali 2,700 Nepali 800 - 1,000 - - -
 Thakali Marphali 300 Thakali - - 100 - - 100
Thakali Tin Gaule 900 Thakali - - 800 - - 70
 Thakuri 19,000 Nepali 19,000 - 20 200 - 20
Thakuria 40 Bhojpuri - 40 - - - -
 Thami 200 Thangmi 90 - - - - 40
 Tharu 9,200 Tharu, Dangaura 8,900 - 100 80 - -
Tharu, Khawas 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
Walang Unknown Walungge - - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 900 Maithili 900 - - - - -
 Yakha Unknown Yakkha - - - - - -
Yehlmo 200 Helambu Sherpa 100 - 100 - - -
  Totals:  138 1,972,000   134 1,652,000 9,800 278,000 12,000 200 9,700


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