Number of People Groups

155

Unreached People Groups

153

Total Population

3,461,000

Buddhist

9.8 %

Christian

0.3 %

Hindu

83.4 %

Muslim

5.1 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

1.0 %
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul Unknown Maithili - 40 - - - -
 Aghori 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
Amat 400 Maithili 400 - - - - -
 Ansari 100 Bhojpuri - 100 - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu 1,100 Bhojpuri 1,100 - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Bangali, Hindu Unknown Bengali 10 - - - - -
 Bania 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - 10 - 10 10
 Bania, Agarwal 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi 500 Marwari 400 - 10 - - -
Bania, Rauniar 400 Bhojpuri 400 - - - - -
 Bantar Unknown Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Bari, Hindu 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
Bedia, Muslim 300 Maithili - 300 - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu Unknown Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Bhand, Muslim 1,300 Maithili - 1,300 - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu Unknown Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Bhangi, Muslim Unknown Maithili - 50 - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu Unknown Nepali 10 - - - - -
Bhoi Kamti 1,300 Maithili 1,300 - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu Unknown Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Bhotia, Buddhist 1,300 Sherpa - - 1,300 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 200 Sherpa 10 - 200 - - -
 Bind 1,400 Bhojpuri 1,400 - - - - -
 Brahman 24,000 Nepali 24,000 - 30 10 - 30
 Brahman, Bhumihar 3,700 Maithili 3,700 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 1,000 Maithili 1,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Hill 24,000 Nepali 24,000 - 30 10 - 30
Brahman, Jijhotia 500 Nepali 500 - - - - -
Brahman, Joshi 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
Brahman, Jyoti 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 800 Nepali 800 - - - - -
Brahman, Khandelwal 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Brahman, Maha 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Brahman, Radhi 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
Brahman, Rikhisur 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 400 Maithili 400 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sawaria 900 Nepali 900 - - - - -
 Brahman, Terai 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Varendra 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
Buna, Hindu Unknown Nepali 10 - - - - -
 Chain Unknown Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Chamar 2,800 Bhojpuri 2,700 - 50 - - -
 Chamar, Muslim 500 Maithili - 500 - - - -
Chaupal Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang Unknown Chepang 20 - - - - -
 Chhetri 12,000 Nepali 12,000 - 30 50 - 20
 Danuwar Rai 200 Danuwar 200 - - - - -
Darai Unknown Darai 20 - - - - -
 Darjee 2,800 Nepali 2,800 - - - - -
 Darzi, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 400 Nepali - 400 - - - -
 Dhanuk 3,700 Maithili 3,700 - 10 - - -
 Dhimal Unknown Dhimal 10 - - - - 10
 Dhobi, Hindu 1,200 Maithili 1,200 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim Unknown Nepali - 40 - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 700 Maithili 700 - - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 600 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Gadaria, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
Gandharva 300 Nepali 300 - - 10 - -
 Gharti 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Gond Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Gonrhi Unknown Nepali 70 - - - - -
 Gurung 300 Gurung, Western 100 - 200 - - -
 Hadi 800 Maithili 800 - - - - -
 Hajam 500 Bhojpuri - 500 - - - -
Halalkhor, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - 10 - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
Hayu 100 Wayu 100 - - - - -
 Jirel Unknown Jirel - - 10 - - -
 Jogi, Hindu Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
Kabadi Unknown Nepali 10 - - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 1,300 Bhojpuri 1,300 - - - - -
Kahar, Muslim 200 Nepali - 200 - - - -
 Kaibartta Unknown Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Kalal, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri 10 - - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Kami 1,000 Nepali 900 - 60 - - -
 Kandu 500 Bhojpuri 500 - - - - -
 Kawar 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 4,100 Maithili 4,000 - 30 20 - 20
 Khatik, Hindu Unknown Awadhi 20 - - - - -
 Khatwa 2,400 Maithili 2,400 - 10 - - 20
 Koiri, Hindu 1,900 Maithili 1,900 - - - - -
 Kol Unknown Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Kumal 700 Nepali 700 - 10 - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu Unknown Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 1,300 Bhojpuri 1,300 - - - - -
Laheri, Hindu Unknown Maithili 50 - - - - -
Laheri, Muslim Unknown Bengali - 40 - - - -
 Limbu Unknown Limbu - - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 600 Nepali 600 - - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu 5,700 Bhojpuri 5,600 - - - - 30
 Magar 2,400 Nepali 2,000 - 400 - - -
 Mahishya Unknown Bengali 10 - - - - -
 Majhi 600 Nepali 500 - - - - 10
 Majhwar Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Mal, Hindu 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 1,100 Maithili 1,100 - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu 14,000 Maithili 14,000 - 100 30 10 40
 Manihar Unknown Nepali - 20 - - - -
 Moghal Unknown Urdu - 20 - - - -
Mukeri, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - 20 - - - -
 Musahar, Hindu 400 Maithili 400 - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Newah 10,000 Nepali 9,600 - 700 60 - 20
 Oraon, Dhangar 100 Kurux, Nepali 100 - 10 - - -
 Pahari Unknown Nepali 50 - 10 - - -
 Pashtun, Northern Unknown Bhojpuri - 80 - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu Unknown Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Patwa, Hindu Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
Pawaria, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - 10 - - - -
Phri Unknown Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Pinjara Unknown Bhojpuri - 60 - - - -
 Pod Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Qassab Unknown Nepali - 40 - - - -
 Qazi 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Rai 1,000 Nepali 200 - 30 100 - 700
 Rajbansi, Tajpuri Unknown Rajbanshi 10 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 400 Bhojpuri 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Unknown Maithili 90 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bais, Hindu Unknown Nepali 60 - - - - -
Rajput, Bhatti, Hindu Unknown Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan, Hindu Unknown Maithili 50 - - - - -
Rajput, Gahlot Unknown Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Rajput, Gaur Unknown Maithili 40 - - - - -
Rajput, Jadon Unknown Maithili 50 - - - - -
Rajput, Ponwar, Hindu Unknown Maithili 80 - - - - -
Rajput, Rathor Unknown Marwari 30 - - - - -
 Rangrez, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - 20 - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim Unknown Maithili - 20 - - - -
 Santal, Hor Unknown Santhali 50 - - 10 - -
 Sarki 1,100 Nepali 1,100 - - - - -
 Sayyid Unknown Maithili - 10 - - - -
 Shaikh Unknown Nepali - 30 - - - -
 Sherpa, Helambu 2,300 Helambu Sherpa - - 2,300 - - -
Sikligar, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - 20 - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 1,100 Nepali 1,000 - 10 20 - -
 Surel Unknown Sunwar - - 20 - - -
 Tamang 8,900 Tamang, Eastern 500 - 8,400 100 - -
 Tamboli, Hindu 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Tamboli, Muslim Unknown Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Tanti, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Teli, Hindu 900 Maithili 900 - 10 - - -
 Thakali Unknown Nepali - - 30 - - -
 Thakuri 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Thami 200 Thangmi 70 - 30 10 - 70
 Tharu Unknown Tharu, Dangaura 20 - - - - -
 Thathera, Hindu Unknown Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Tiyar Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Turaiha Unknown Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 2,700 Maithili 2,700 - 30 - - 10
  Totals:  155 3,461,000   153 2,887,000 178,000 340,000 11,000 300 33,000

Copyright © 2014 Joshua Project. A ministry of the U.S. Center for World Mission.