Country: Nepal

State:  Lumbini

District:  Arghakhanchi



Number of People Groups

48

Unreached People Groups

47

Total Population

259,000

Buddhist

1.4 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

97.9 %

Muslim

0.6 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.0 %
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ansari 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Badhi, Hindu 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Baha'i Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 1,000 Nepali 1,000 - - - - -
 Bania 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Brahmin 64,000 Nepali 64,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Hill 64,000 Nepali 64,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Terai 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Chhetri 36,000 Nepali 35,000 - 400 - - -
 Darjee 6,200 Nepali 6,200 - 60 - - -
 Darzi, Hindu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Gandharva 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Gharti 1,700 Nepali 1,600 - 40 - - -
 Gurung 900 Gurung, Western - - 900 30 - -
 Hajam 50 Bhojpuri - 50 - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Kami 22,000 Nepali 22,000 - 300 30 - -
 Kayastha, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kumal 6,700 Nepali 6,600 - 90 30 - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 20 Bhojpuri 20 - - - - -
 Limbu 40 Limbu 30 - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Magar 35,000 Nepali 34,000 - 1,200 90 - -
 Majhi 20 Majhi 20 - - - - -
 Moghal 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Newah 5,500 Newar 4,900 - 600 - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Pinjara 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Qazi 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Rai 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Rajput, Muslim 40 Bhojpuri - 40 - - - -
 Santal, Hor 20 Santhali - - - - - -
 Sarki 12,000 Nepali 12,000 - 200 20 - -
 Sayyid 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Shaikh 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Sunuwar 20 Sunwar 20 - - - - -
 Tamang 60 Tamang, Eastern - - 60 - - -
 Teli, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Thakuri 1,100 Nepali 1,100 - 20 - - -
 Tharu 200 Tharu, Dangaura 200 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
  Totals:  48 259,000   47 253,000 1,500 3,700 200 0 30


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