CountryNepal

State:

  

Karnali

District:

  

All



Number of People Groups

34

Unreached People Groups

34

Total Population

422,000

Buddhist

6.1 %

Christian

0.3 %

Hindu

93.6 %

Muslim

0.0 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.0 %
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Progress Scale
Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Nepali 3,300 - - - - -
 Bania Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bhote 700 Nepali 400 - 200 - - -
 Brahmin 42,000 Nepali 42,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Hill 42,000 Nepali 42,000 - - - - -
Byansi 2,400 Humla 2,400 - - - - -
 Chhetri 166,000 Nepali 164,000 - 2,600 - - -
 Darjee 14,000 Nepali 14,000 - 80 50 - -
 Dolpa 4,000 Sherpa 90 - 3,900 40 - -
 Gangai Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Gharti 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Gurung 2,700 Gurung, Western 100 - 2,600 20 - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Jirel 30 Jirel - - 30 - - -
 Kami 45,000 Nepali 44,000 - 500 300 - -
 Kumal 900 Nepali 900 - - - - -
 Limbu 30 Limbu 20 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Maithili 1,800 - - - - -
 Magar 5,500 Nepali 4,700 - 800 30 - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Newah 500 Newar 400 - 60 - - -
 Rai 100 Nepali 30 - - - - 50
Rajdhob Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Sarki 15,000 Nepali 14,000 - 90 300 - 20
 Shaikh 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Tamang 13,000 Tamang, Eastern 100 - 12,000 300 - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Thakali 100 Nepali 80 - 60 - - -
 Thakuri 62,000 Nepali 60,000 - 2,300 200 - -
 Thami 20 Thangmi 20 - - - - -
 Tharu 400 Tharu, Dangaura 400 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
  Totals:  34 422,000   34 395,000 30 26,000 1,200 0 70


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