Country: Nepal

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Number of People Groups

134

Unreached People Groups

132

Total Population

895,000

Buddhist

1.9 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

89.3 %

Muslim

7.9 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.7 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
Amat 3,100 Maithili 3,100 - - - - -
 Ansari 2,000 Bhojpuri - 2,000 - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu 5,200 Bhojpuri 5,200 - - 20 - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 11,000 Nepali 11,000 - 40 30 - 30
 Bangali, Hindu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bania 5,900 Hindi 5,800 - - - - 60
 Bania, Agarwal 400 Hindi 400 - - - - 40
Bania, Marwadi 600 Marwari 600 - - - - -
 Bantar 2,100 Maithili 2,100 - 40 - - -
 Bari, Hindu 2,200 Nepali 2,200 - - - - -
Bedia, Muslim 300 Maithili - 300 - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Bhand, Muslim 1,300 Maithili - 1,300 - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Bhangi, Muslim 50 Maithili - 50 - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
Bhoi Kamti 1,300 Maithili 1,300 - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 51,000 Maithili 51,000 - 50 - - 200
 Bhotia, Sherpa 200 Sherpa - - 200 - - -
 Bind 1,500 Bhojpuri 1,500 - - - - -
 Brahman 42,000 Nepali 42,000 - 40 80 - 30
 Brahman, Bhumihar 8,900 Maithili 8,900 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 3,200 Maithili 3,200 - - - - -
Brahman, Hill 33,000 Nepali 33,000 - 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, Varendra 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
Buna, Hindu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Chamar 23,000 Bhojpuri 23,000 - 300 20 - 40
 Chamar, Muslim 500 Maithili - 500 - - - -
Chaupal 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang 30 Chepang 30 - - - - -
 Chhetri 21,000 Nepali 21,000 - 60 70 - 30
 Danuwar Rai 5,400 Danuwar 5,400 - 20 - - 20
Darai 70 Darai 70 - - - - -
 Darjee 7,700 Nepali 7,600 - - 80 - -
 Darzi, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 1,500 Nepali - 1,500 - - - -
 Dhanuk 35,000 Maithili 35,000 - 60 - - 30
 Dhobi, Hindu 5,700 Maithili 5,700 - 20 - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 300 Nepali - 300 - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 1,500 Maithili 1,400 - - - - 20
 Dosadh, Hindu 25,000 Maithili 25,000 - 80 - - 40
 Gadaria, Hindu 2,600 Maithili 2,500 - 30 - - -
 Gharti 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Gond Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Gonrhi 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Gurung 3,400 Gurung, Western 600 - 2,700 - - 40
 Hadi 1,000 Maithili 1,000 - - - - -
 Hajam 900 Bhojpuri - 900 - - - -
Halalkhor, Hindu 900 Maithili 900 - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 18,000 Maithili 18,000 - 100 - - 40
 Jirel 20 Jirel - - 20 - - -
 Jogi, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Kabadi Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 1,400 Bhojpuri 1,400 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Kalal, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 20,000 Maithili 20,000 - 30 20 - 30
 Kami 5,200 Nepali 5,100 - - - - -
 Kandu 10,000 Bhojpuri 9,900 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 6,500 Maithili 6,400 - 40 20 - 40
 Khatik, Hindu 20 Awadhi 20 - - - - -
 Khatwa 26,000 Maithili 26,000 - 60 - - 80
 Koiri, Hindu 28,000 Maithili 28,000 - 30 - - 40
 Kol 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Kumal 1,800 Nepali 1,700 - - - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 6,000 Maithili 5,900 - 20 - - 30
 Kurmi, Hindu 13,000 Bhojpuri 13,000 - - 20 - -
Laheri, Hindu 90 Maithili 90 - - - - -
Laheri, Muslim 60 Bengali - 60 - - - -
 Limbu 2,700 Limbu 20 - - - - 2,600
 Lohar, Hindu 8,600 Nepali 8,600 - - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu 5,500 Bhojpuri 5,500 - - - - 30
 Magar 29,000 Nepali 26,000 - 2,800 60 - 90
 Mahishya Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Majhi 2,100 Nepali 1,900 - 20 - - 200
 Majhwar Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Mal, Hindu 1,700 Maithili 1,700 - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 1,100 Maithili 1,100 - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu 26,000 Maithili 26,000 - 200 50 - 60
 Manihar 20 Nepali - 20 - - - -
 Moghal 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
Mukeri, Muslim 30 Bhojpuri - 30 - - - -
 Musahar, Hindu 20,000 Maithili 20,000 - 200 20 - 100
 Nai, Hindu 12,000 Maithili 12,000 - 20 - - -
 Newah 10,000 Newar 9,400 - 700 60 - 20
 Oraon, Dhangar 1,800 Kurux, Nepali 1,700 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Northern 90 Bhojpuri - 90 - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu 80 Nepali 80 - - - - -
 Patwa, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Pinjara 1,200 Bhojpuri - 1,200 - - - -
 Qassab 40 Nepali - 40 - - - -
 Qazi 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
 Rai 2,000 Nepali 200 - 20 - - 1,800
 Rajbansi Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Rajbhar 1,300 Bhojpuri 1,300 - - - - -
 Rajput 4,100 Maithili 4,100 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bais, Hindu 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
Rajput, Bhatti, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
Rajput, Ponwar, Hindu 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
Rajput, Rathor 70 Marwari 70 - - - - -
 Rangrez, Muslim 20 Bhojpuri - 20 - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim 700 Maithili - 700 - - - -
 Santal, Hor 60 Santhali 50 - - - - -
 Sarki 5,000 Nepali 5,000 - - 20 - -
 Sayyid 6,300 Maithili - 6,300 - - - -
 Shaikh 54,000 Nepali - 54,000 - - - -
Sikligar, Muslim 20 Bhojpuri - 20 - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 11,000 Nepali 11,000 - 80 100 - 30
 Sunri, Hindu 11,000 Maithili 11,000 - - - - 20
 Sunuwar 1,300 Nepali 1,200 - - 20 - 100
 Tamang 8,700 Tamang, Eastern 500 - 8,200 100 - -
 Tamboli, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Tamboli, Muslim 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Tanti, Hindu 14,000 Maithili 14,000 - 30 - - -
 Teli, Hindu 43,000 Maithili 41,000 - 700 30 - 60
 Thakali 90 Nepali - - 60 - - -
 Thakuri 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Thami 200 Thangmi 70 - 30 - - 70
 Tharu 3,300 Tharu, Dangaura 3,300 - - - - -
 Thathera, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Tiyar Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Turaiha 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 151,000 Maithili 151,000 - 200 40 - 100
  Totals:  134 895,000   132 799,000 71,000 17,000 1,200 50 6,300

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