Number of People Groups

32

Unreached People Groups

31

Total Population

283,000

Buddhist

11.4 %

Christian

1.8 %

Hindu

63.9 %

Muslim

0.0 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

22.4 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Bairagi, Hindu 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Bangali, Hindu Unknown Bengali 10 - - - - -
 Bhotia, Buddhist 200 Sherpa - - 200 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 3,900 Sherpa 80 - 3,700 200 - 10
 Brahman 21,000 Nepali 21,000 - 20 30 - 20
Brahman, Hill 21,000 Nepali 21,000 - 20 30 - 20
 Chamar 100 Bhojpuri 100 - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang 300 Chepang 300 - - - - -
 Chhetri 54,000 Nepali 53,000 - 100 10 - 50
 Darjee 14,000 Nepali 13,000 - 200 200 - 70
 Gharti 1,100 Nepali 1,100 - 10 - - -
 Gurung 1,100 Gurung, Western 200 - 800 10 10 20
 Jirel Unknown Jirel - - 40 - - -
 Kami 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Kumal 700 Nepali 700 - - - - -
 Limbu 300 Limbu 30 - - 10 - -
 Magar 15,000 Nepali 12,000 - 2,800 100 - 70
 Majhi 400 Nepali 400 - - - - 40
 Newah 22,000 Nepali 18,000 - 3,300 90 - -
 Rai 89,000 Nepali 21,000 - 1,200 3,500 - 63,000
 Rajbansi, Tajpuri Unknown Rajbanshi 20 - - - - -
 Sarki 9,100 Nepali 8,900 - 100 100 - 20
 Sayyid Unknown Maithili - 20 - - - -
 Shaikh Unknown Nepali - 50 - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 300 Nepali 300 - 10 10 - -
 Sunuwar 2,900 Nepali 2,400 - 20 60 - -
 Tamang 22,000 Tamang, Eastern 1,600 - 20,000 900 - -
 Thakali Unknown Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Thakuri 3,100 Nepali 3,100 - 10 10 - -
 Thami Unknown Thangmi 10 - - - - -
 Tharu 200 Tharu, Dangaura 200 - - - - -
Walang 800 Bantawa 700 - - - - -
  Totals:  32 283,000   31 181,000 70 32,000 5,200 10 63,000

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