Country: Nepal

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Number of People Groups

72

Unreached People Groups

69

Total Population

194,000

Buddhist

13.3 %

Christian

0.5 %

Hindu

56.2 %

Muslim

0.0 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

29.8 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
Badhi, Hindu 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Baha'i Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 1,700 Nepali 1,700 - - - - -
 Bangali, Hindu Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Bania Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bantar Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Bantawa 100 Nepali 80 - - - - 30
 Bhote 20 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 3,000 Sherpa - - 3,000 - - -
 Bote-Majhi Unknown Bote - - - - - -
 Brahman 11,000 Nepali 11,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Hill 11,000 Nepali 11,000 - - - - -
 Brahman, Terai 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Chamar 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
Chamling 60 Chamling 40 - - - - 20
 Chepang, Tsepang Unknown Chepang - - - - - -
 Chhetri 37,000 Nepali 37,000 - 300 - - -
 Danuwar Rai Unknown Danuwar - - - - - -
 Darai Unknown Darai - - - - - -
 Darjee 4,800 Nepali 4,700 - 70 - - -
 Dhanuk Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Dhimal 30 Dhimal 30 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Gharti 3,200 Nepali 3,100 - 60 - - -
 Gurung 900 Gurung, Western - - 800 - - 50
Gurung Ghale 500 Ghale, Southern - - 500 - - -
 Halwai, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Jirel Unknown Jirel - - - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kami 8,900 Nepali 8,400 - 400 100 - -
 Kandu Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Khas 80 Nepali 30 - 50 - - -
 Khatwa 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
Kulung 3,000 Kulung 2,200 - 300 - - 500
 Kumal 300 Nepali 300 - 40 - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
Kusunda Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa 20 Lhomi - - 20 - - -
 Limbu 200 Limbu - - - - - 200
 Lohar, Hindu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Magar 8,600 Nepali 7,700 - 700 200 - -
 Majhi 400 Majhi 300 - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
Mewahang 400 Mewahang, Western 300 - 50 - - 70
Nachhiring 1,200 Nachering 200 - 1,000 - - -
 Nai, Hindu 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Newah 15,000 Newar 13,000 - 2,100 - - -
 Pahari 200 Nepali 200 - 60 - - -
 Rai 58,000 Nepali 1,200 - - 600 - 57,000
 Rajbansi Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Rajbansi Koch, Hindu Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Rajbhar Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
Raji Unknown Raji - - - - - -
 Rajput 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
Sampang 200 Sampang 30 - 40 - - 90
 Santal, Hor Unknown Santhali - - - - - -
 Sarki 4,200 Nepali 4,100 - 70 20 - 20
 Sonar, Hindu 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Sunuwar 200 Sunwar 200 - - - - -
 Tamang 17,000 Tamang, Eastern 900 - 16,000 80 - 80
 Teli, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Thakuri 200 Nepali 100 - 20 - - -
 Thami 200 Thangmi 200 - - - - -
 Tharu 200 Tharu, Dangaura 200 - - - - -
Thulung 200 Thulung 200 - - - - 30
 Yadav, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Yakha 300 Yakkha 200 - - - - 90
Yamphu 200 Yamphu 40 - 100 - - -
  Totals:  72 194,000   69 109,000 0 26,000 1,000 0 58,000

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