Country: Nepal

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Number of People Groups

45

Unreached People Groups

45

Total Population

243,000

Buddhist

16.0 %

Christian

0.4 %

Hindu

83.2 %

Muslim

0.0 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.4 %
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale *
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Bairagi, Hindu 400 Nepali 400 - 20 - - -
 Bania Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi Unknown Marwari - - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bhote 1,400 Nepali 700 - 600 50 - 30
 Bhotia, Sherpa 13,000 Sherpa 1,000 - 12,000 - - 30
 Bote-Majhi Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Brahman 18,000 Nepali 18,000 - 60 - - 50
Brahman, Hill 18,000 Nepali 18,000 - 60 - - 50
 Chhetri 114,000 Nepali 112,000 - 1,700 - - 100
 Darjee 1,500 Nepali 1,300 - 100 50 - -
 Dhanuk Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Dolpo 4,500 Dolpo 70 - 4,400 - - -
 Gangai Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Gharti 60 Nepali - - 60 - - -
 Gurung 7,300 Gurung, Western 1,000 - 6,200 100 - 50
 Halwai, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kami 18,000 Nepali 17,000 - 1,400 400 - 30
 Kayastha, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Limbu 100 Limbu - - - - - 100
 Magar 5,100 Nepali 1,400 - 3,700 - - -
 Majhi 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Mugali 6,900 Mugom - - 6,900 - - -
 Newah 600 Newar 500 - 60 - - -
 Pahari 100 Nepali 60 - 30 - - 20
 Rai 600 Nepali 200 - - - - 400
 Rajbansi 20 Rajbanshi 20 - - - - -
 Rajbhar Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
Raji Unknown Raji - - - - - -
Raute 20 Raute 20 - - - - -
 Sarki 6,200 Nepali 5,800 - 100 300 - -
 Sayyid Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Shaikh 60 Nepali - 60 - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Sunuwar Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Tamang 2,000 Tamang, Eastern 300 - 1,700 - - -
 Teli, Hindu 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Thakali 100 Nepali - - 80 - - -
 Thakuri 25,000 Nepali 25,000 - 100 50 - 20
 Thami 30 Thangmi 30 - - - - -
 Tharu 100 Tharu, Dangaura 100 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
  Totals:  45 243,000   45 203,000 70 39,000 1,000 10 900

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