Country: Nepal

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Number of People Groups

125

Unreached People Groups

121

Total Population

787,000

Buddhist

1.4 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

90.0 %

Muslim

7.9 %

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
 Abdul 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
Amat 700 Maithili 700 - - - - -
 Ansari 1,800 Urdu - 1,800 - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu 2,500 Maithili 2,500 - - - - -
Badhi, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Baha'i Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bahna, Hindu 1,300 Maithili 1,300 - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 1,500 Nepali 1,400 - - - - -
 Bangali, Hindu 700 Maithili 700 - - - - -
 Bania 6,300 Maithili 6,300 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bantar 800 Maithili 800 - - - - -
Bantawa 20 Bantawa 20 - - - - -
 Bedia, Hindu 4,600 Maithili 4,600 - - - - -
Bedia, Muslim 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Bhand, Muslim 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
Bhoi Kamti 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 46,000 Maithili 46,000 - - - - -
 Bhote 400 Nepali 200 - 200 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 90 Sherpa - - 90 - - -
 Bind 21,000 Maithili 21,000 - - - - -
 Brahman 33,000 Nepali 32,000 - - - - -
 Brahman, Bhumihar 2,400 Bhojpuri 2,400 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 2,000 Maithili 2,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Hill 10,000 Nepali 9,900 - - - - -
Brahman, Joshi 400 Maithili 400 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 600 Nepali 600 - - - - -
Brahman, Khandelwal 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Brahman, Maha 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Brahman, Radhi 1,200 Maithili 1,200 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Brahman, Terai 22,000 Nepali 22,000 - - - - -
 Chamar 28,000 Maithili 28,000 - - 200 - -
Chamling 30 Chamling 30 - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang 30 Chepang 30 - - - - -
 Chhantyal 20 Nepali - - - - - -
 Chhetri 10,000 Nepali 10,000 - - - - -
 Danuwar Rai 6,200 Danuwar 6,200 - - - - -
 Darai 70 Darai 70 - - - - -
 Darjee 1,500 Nepali 1,400 - - 30 - -
 Darzi, Hindu 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 1,200 Urdu - 1,200 - - - -
Devhar 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 38,000 Maithili 38,000 - - - - 20
 Dharkar 600 Bhojpuri 600 - - - - -
 Dhimal 20 Dhimal 20 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 6,200 Maithili 6,200 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 200 Bhojpuri - 200 - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 1,200 Maithili 1,200 - - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 19,000 Maithili 19,000 - - - - 30
 Gadaria, Hindu 500 Nepali 500 - - - - -
 Gangai Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Gharti 1,200 Nepali 1,200 - - - - -
 Gonrhi 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Gurung 3,400 Gurung, Western - - 3,000 80 - 300
 Hadi 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Hajam 800 Bhojpuri - 800 - - - -
Halalkhor, Hindu 1,000 Maithili 1,000 - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 11,000 Maithili 11,000 - - - - -
 Jirel 20 Jirel 20 - - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 20 Bhojpuri 20 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Kalal, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 7,700 Maithili 7,700 - - - - -
 Kami 4,400 Nepali 4,300 - - 40 - -
 Kandu 1,400 Bhojpuri 1,400 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 6,200 Maithili 6,200 - - - - -
 Khatwa 17,000 Maithili 17,000 - - - - 300
 Koiri, Hindu 38,000 Maithili 38,000 - - - - 30
 Kumal 1,200 Nepali 1,100 - - - - 60
 Kumhar, Hindu 7,500 Maithili 7,500 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 9,600 Bhojpuri 9,600 - - - - -
 Limbu 200 Limbu 100 - - - - 30
 Loba, Mustang 30 Loke - - 30 - - -
 Lodha Unknown Awadhi - - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 4,800 Maithili 4,800 - - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu 5,500 Maithili 5,500 - - - - 30
 Magar 8,700 Nepali 8,200 - 100 60 - 400
 Majhi 1,500 Majhi 1,100 - - 20 - 400
 Mal, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 1,900 Maithili 1,900 - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu 9,600 Maithili 9,600 - - - - 30
 Mech 100 Bodo 100 - - - - -
 Moghal 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Munda, Horo 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Musahar, Hindu 20,000 Maithili 20,000 - - - - 100
 Nai, Hindu 11,000 Maithili 11,000 - - - - -
 Nat, Hindu 400 Bhojpuri 400 - - - - -
 Newah 4,600 Newar 4,200 - 400 - - 60
 Oraon, Dhangar 500 Kurux, Nepali 500 - - - - -
 Pahari 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Pinjara 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Qassab 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Qazi 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Rai 800 Nepali 300 - - 40 - 500
 Rajbansi 70 Rajbanshi 50 - - - - 30
 Rajbhar 90 Bhojpuri 90 - - - - -
Rajdhob 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Rajput 3,500 Maithili 3,500 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Santal, Hor 40 Santhali - - - - - 40
Sarbaria 300 Nepali 300 - 40 - - -
 Sarki 1,400 Nepali 1,200 - - - - 200
 Sayyid 5,400 Urdu - 5,400 - - - -
 Shaikh 49,000 Urdu - 49,000 - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 7,900 Nepali 7,900 - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu 33,000 Maithili 32,000 - - - - 400
 Sunuwar 1,900 Sunwar 1,900 - - - - -
 Tamang 9,500 Tamang, Eastern 1,500 - 7,400 200 - 400
 Tamboli, Hindu 13,000 Maithili 13,000 - - - - -
 Tamboli, Muslim 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Tanti, Hindu 26,000 Maithili 25,000 - - - - 600
 Teli, Hindu 39,000 Maithili 39,000 - - - - 30
 Thakuri 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Tharu 4,400 Tharu, Dangaura 4,400 - - 20 - -
 Yadav, Hindu 132,000 Maithili 132,000 - - - - 60
 Yakha 300 Yakkha 200 - - - - 40
Yehlmo 20 Helambu Sherpa - - 20 - - -
  Totals:  125 787,000   121 708,000 62,000 11,000 700 0 4,200

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