Country: Nepal

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Number of People Groups

61

Unreached People Groups

59

Total Population

195,000

Buddhist

13.4 %

Christian

0.2 %

Hindu

56.7 %

Muslim

0.0 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

29.7 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale *
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
Badhi, Hindu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 2,000 Nepali 2,000 - - - - -
 Bangali, Hindu Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Bania Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bantar Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bhote 20 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 3,000 Sherpa 30 - 2,900 - - 40
 Bote-Majhi Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Brahman 15,000 Nepali 15,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Hill 14,000 Nepali 14,000 - - - - -
 Brahman, Tarai 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Chamar Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang Unknown Chepang - - - - - -
 Chhetri 37,000 Nepali 36,000 - 1,300 - - 30
Churaute Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Danuwar Rai Unknown Danuwar - - - - - -
Darai Unknown Darai - - - - - -
 Darjee 4,700 Nepali 4,500 - 200 - - -
 Dhanuk Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Dhimal 30 Dhimal 30 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Gharti 2,600 Nepali 2,500 - 60 - - -
 Gurung 1,600 Gurung, Western 300 - 1,300 - - 50
 Halwai, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Jirel Unknown Jirel - - - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kami 9,200 Nepali 8,400 - 800 20 - -
 Kandu Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Khatwa 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Kumal 200 Nepali 200 - 40 - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
Kusunda Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Limbu 100 Limbu - - - - - 100
 Lohar, Hindu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Magar 7,700 Nepali 5,200 - 2,400 70 - -
 Majhi 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Newah 15,000 Newar 12,000 - 2,700 - - 50
 Pahari 200 Nepali 200 - 60 - - -
 Rai 62,000 Nepali 4,200 - 300 300 30 58,000
 Rajbansi Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Rajbansi Koch, Hindu Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Rajbhar Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
Raji Unknown Raji - - - - - -
 Rajput 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Santal, Hor Unknown Santhali - - - - - -
 Sarki 3,800 Nepali 3,700 - 70 - - 50
 Sonar, Hindu 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Sunuwar 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Tamang 16,000 Tamang, Eastern 1,100 - 14,000 80 - 200
 Teli, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Thakali Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Thakuri 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Thami 100 Thangmi 30 - 30 - - 40
 Tharu 100 Tharu, Dangaura 100 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
  Totals:  61 195,000   59 111,000 10 26,000 400 30 58,000

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