Number of People Groups

135

Unreached People Groups

133

Total Population

916,000

Buddhist

1.9 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

89.3 %

Muslim

7.9 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.4 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul Unknown Maithili - 80 - - - -
Amat 3,200 Maithili 3,200 - - - - -
 Ansari 2,000 Bhojpuri - 2,000 - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu 5,300 Bhojpuri 5,300 - 10 20 - 10
 Bairagi, Hindu 11,000 Nepali 11,000 - 40 30 - 30
 Bangali, Hindu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bania 6,100 Hindi 6,000 - 10 - 10 60
 Bania, Agarwal 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi 600 Marwari 600 - - - - -
 Bantar 2,200 Maithili 2,100 - 40 - - 10
 Bari, Hindu 2,300 Nepali 2,300 - - - - -
Bedia, Muslim 300 Maithili - 300 - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Bhand, Muslim 1,300 Maithili - 1,300 - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu Unknown Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Bhangi, Muslim Unknown Maithili - 50 - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu Unknown Nepali 50 - - - - -
Bhoi Kamti 1,300 Maithili 1,300 - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 52,000 Maithili 52,000 - 50 10 - 200
 Bhotia, Sherpa 200 Sherpa 10 - 200 - - -
 Bind 1,600 Bhojpuri 1,600 - - - - -
 Brahman 43,000 Nepali 43,000 - 40 80 - 30
 Brahman, Bhumihar 9,100 Maithili 9,100 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 3,200 Maithili 3,200 - - - - -
Brahman, Hill 34,000 Nepali 34,000 - 40 80 - 30
Brahman, Joshi 600 Nepali 600 - - - - -
Brahman, Jyoti 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 800 Nepali 800 - - - - -
Brahman, Khandelwal 500 Nepali 500 - - - - -
 Brahman, Maha 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Brahman, Radhi 1,500 Maithili 1,500 - - - - -
Brahman, Rikhisur 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 700 Maithili 700 - - - - -
 Brahman, Terai 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
Brahman, Varendra 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
Buna, Hindu Unknown Nepali 10 - - - - -
 Chamar 24,000 Bhojpuri 24,000 - 300 20 - 40
 Chamar, Muslim 500 Maithili - 500 - - - -
Chaupal Unknown Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang Unknown Chepang 30 - - - - -
 Chhetri 21,000 Nepali 21,000 - 60 70 - 30
 Danuwar Rai 5,600 Danuwar 5,500 - 20 10 - 20
Darai Unknown Darai 70 - - - - -
 Darjee 7,900 Nepali 7,800 - 10 80 - -
 Darzi, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 1,500 Nepali - 1,500 - - - -
 Dhanuk 36,000 Maithili 36,000 - 60 - - 30
 Dhobi, Hindu 5,900 Maithili 5,800 - 20 10 - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 300 Nepali - 300 - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 1,500 Maithili 1,500 - 10 - - 20
 Dosadh, Hindu 26,000 Maithili 26,000 - 80 10 - 40
 Gadaria, Hindu 2,600 Maithili 2,600 - 30 10 - 10
 Gharti 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Gond Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Gonrhi 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Gurung 3,500 Gurung, Western 600 - 2,800 10 - 40
 Hadi 1,000 Maithili 1,000 - - - - -
 Hajam 900 Bhojpuri - 900 - - - -
Halalkhor, Hindu 1,000 Maithili 900 - 10 - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 19,000 Maithili 19,000 - 100 10 - 40
 Jirel Unknown Jirel - - 20 - - -
 Jogi, Hindu Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
Kabadi Unknown Nepali 10 - - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 1,400 Bhojpuri 1,400 - - - - -
 Kaibartta Unknown Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Kalal, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri 10 - - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 20,000 Maithili 20,000 - 30 20 - 30
 Kami 5,300 Nepali 5,300 - 10 10 - -
 Kandu 10,000 Bhojpuri 10,000 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 6,700 Maithili 6,600 - 40 20 10 40
 Khatik, Hindu Unknown Awadhi 20 - - - - -
 Khatwa 27,000 Maithili 26,000 - 60 10 - 90
 Koiri, Hindu 29,000 Maithili 29,000 - 30 10 - 40
 Kol Unknown Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Kumal 1,800 Nepali 1,800 - 10 - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 6,100 Maithili 6,000 - 20 10 - 30
 Kurmi, Hindu 14,000 Bhojpuri 14,000 - 10 20 - -
Laheri, Hindu Unknown Maithili 90 - - - - -
Laheri, Muslim Unknown Bengali - 60 - - - -
 Limbu 2,700 Limbu 20 - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 8,800 Nepali 8,800 - - - - 10
 Lunia, Hindu 5,700 Bhojpuri 5,600 - - - - 30
 Magar 29,000 Nepali 26,000 - 2,800 60 - 90
 Mahishya Unknown Bengali 10 - - - - -
 Majhi 2,200 Nepali 1,900 - 20 10 10 200
 Majhwar Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Mal, Hindu 1,700 Maithili 1,700 - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 1,100 Maithili 1,100 - 10 - - -
 Mallah, Hindu 27,000 Maithili 26,000 - 200 50 10 60
 Manihar Unknown Nepali - 20 - - - -
 Moghal Unknown Urdu - 20 - - - -
Mukeri, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - 30 - - - -
 Musahar, Hindu 20,000 Maithili 20,000 - 200 20 - 100
 Nai, Hindu 12,000 Maithili 12,000 - 20 10 - 10
 Newah 10,000 Nepali 9,600 - 700 60 - 20
 Oraon, Dhangar 1,800 Kurux, Nepali 1,800 - 10 - - -
 Pashtun, Northern Unknown Bhojpuri - 90 - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu Unknown Nepali 80 - - - - -
 Patwa, Hindu Unknown Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Pinjara 1,200 Bhojpuri - 1,200 - - - -
 Qassab Unknown Nepali - 40 - - - -
 Qazi 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
 Rai 2,100 Nepali 200 - 20 10 - 1,800
 Rajbansi, Tajpuri Unknown Rajbanshi 10 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 1,300 Bhojpuri 1,300 - - - - -
 Rajput 4,200 Maithili 4,200 - 10 10 - 10
 Rajput, Bais, Hindu Unknown Nepali 60 - - - - -
Rajput, Bhatti, Hindu Unknown Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
Rajput, Ponwar, Hindu Unknown Maithili 80 - - - - -
Rajput, Rathor Unknown Marwari 70 - - - - -
 Rangrez, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - 20 - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim 700 Maithili - 700 - - - -
 Santal, Hor Unknown Santhali 50 - - 10 - -
 Sarki 5,100 Nepali 5,100 - 10 20 - -
 Sayyid 6,400 Maithili - 6,400 - - - -
 Shaikh 55,000 Nepali - 55,000 - - - -
Sikligar, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - 20 - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 11,000 Nepali 11,000 - 80 100 - 30
 Sunri, Hindu 12,000 Maithili 12,000 - 10 10 - 20
 Sunuwar 1,400 Nepali 1,200 - 10 20 - -
 Tamang 8,900 Tamang, Eastern 500 - 8,400 100 - -
 Tamboli, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Tamboli, Muslim Unknown Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Tanti, Hindu 14,000 Maithili 14,000 - 30 - - 10
 Teli, Hindu 44,000 Maithili 42,000 - 700 30 - 60
 Thakali Unknown Nepali - - 60 - - -
 Thakuri 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Thami 200 Thangmi 70 - 30 10 - 70
 Tharu 3,300 Tharu, Dangaura 3,300 - - - - -
 Thathera, Hindu Unknown Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Tiyar Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Turaiha Unknown Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 155,000 Maithili 154,000 - 200 40 - 100
  Totals:  135 916,000   133 817,000 72,000 18,000 1,200 50 3,500

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