Country: Nepal

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Number of People Groups

142

Unreached People Groups

140

Total Population

631,000

Buddhist

1.4 %

Christian

0.2 %

Hindu

78.4 %

Muslim

19.3 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.8 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ahar 1,700 Awadhi 1,700 - - - - -
 Ansari 2,300 Bhojpuri - 2,300 - - - -
 Arakh 60 Awadhi 60 - - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu 6,600 Bhojpuri 6,600 - - 20 - 20
Badhi, Hindu 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 6,500 Nepali 6,500 - 20 - - 20
 Bangali, Hindu Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Bania 11,000 Hindi 10,000 - 50 - 20 100
 Bania, Agarwal 2,700 Hindi 2,600 - - - - 90
 Bania, Agrahari 3,200 Bhojpuri 3,200 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasaundhan 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahur 500 Sindhi 500 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi 300 Marwari 300 - 20 - - 20
Bania, Ummad 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Bari, Hindu 2,800 Nepali 2,800 - - - - -
 Bedia, Hindu 3,300 Bhojpuri 3,300 - - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Bhand, Muslim 60 Maithili - 60 - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Bhangi, Muslim 20 Maithili - 20 - - - -
 Bhar 400 Bhojpuri 400 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Bhat, Muslim 60 Nepali - 60 - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 15,000 Maithili 15,000 - - - - 50
 Bhote 200 Nepali 40 - 100 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 50 Sherpa - - 50 - - -
 Bhuinhar 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Bhuyiar 900 Nepali 900 - - - - -
 Brahman 51,000 Nepali 51,000 - 70 - - 50
 Brahman, Bhumihar 3,800 Maithili 3,800 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 700 Maithili 700 - - - - -
Brahman, Joshi 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 1,700 Nepali 1,700 - - - - -
Brahman, Khandelwal 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Brahman, Maha 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
Brahman, Palliwal 200 Marwari 200 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi 1,800 Nepali 1,800 - - - - -
Brahman, Sanadhya 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sawaria 3,800 Nepali 3,800 - - - - -
 Chamar 24,000 Bhojpuri 23,000 - 200 - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang 200 Chepang 200 - - - - -
 Chhetri 12,000 Nepali 12,000 - 30 50 - 30
 Chidimar 2,100 Nepali 2,100 - - - - -
 Danuwar Rai 1,800 Danuwar 1,800 - - - - -
 Darjee 4,200 Nepali 4,100 - 30 - - -
 Darzi, Hindu 3,200 Nepali 3,200 - 40 - - 20
 Darzi, Muslim 3,200 Nepali - 3,200 - - - -
 Dhanuk 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
Dharhi, Muslim 40 Bhojpuri - 40 - - - -
 Dharkar 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 6,300 Maithili 6,300 - 30 - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 800 Nepali - 800 - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 1,400 Maithili 1,400 - - - - -
 Gadaria, Hindu 1,800 Maithili 1,800 - 20 - - -
 Gaddi 200 Bhojpuri - 200 - - - -
 Ghosi, Muslim 20 Nepali - 20 - - - -
 Gond 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Goriya, Hindu 200 Awadhi 200 - - - - -
 Gosain, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Gujar, Muslim 70 Bhojpuri - 70 - - - -
 Gurung 1,600 Gurung, Western 300 - 1,300 - 20 20
 Hajam 4,800 Bhojpuri - 4,800 - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 700 Maithili 700 - - - - -
 Halwai, Muslim 100 Nepali - 100 - - - -
 Jat, Hindu Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Jat, Sikh Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Jirel 20 Jirel - - 20 - - -
 Jogi, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Jogi, Muslim 50 Bhojpuri - 50 - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 4,300 Bhojpuri 4,300 - - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 3,600 Maithili 3,600 - - - - -
 Kami 53,000 Nepali 52,000 - 500 300 - 200
 Kandu 1,200 Bhojpuri 1,200 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 2,600 Maithili 2,500 - 20 - - -
 Khatik, Hindu 200 Awadhi 200 - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 13,000 Maithili 13,000 - 20 - - 20
 Koli 1,000 Awadhi 1,000 - - - - -
Kuchbandia 20 Awadhi 20 - - - - -
 Kumal 3,300 Nepali 3,300 - - - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 7,200 Maithili 7,100 - 30 - - 50
 Kurmi, Hindu 18,000 Bhojpuri 18,000 - - - - 20
 Limbu 700 Limbu 30 - - - - 700
 Lodha 4,100 Awadhi 4,100 - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 4,600 Nepali 4,600 - - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu 5,000 Bhojpuri 5,000 - - - - 30
 Magar 9,400 Nepali 8,500 - 900 20 - 20
 Majhi 300 Nepali 300 - - - - 60
 Majhwar Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 700 Maithili 700 - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu 2,900 Maithili 2,900 - 20 - - -
 Manihar 200 Nepali - 200 - - - -
 Merat, Muslim Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Moghal 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Murao, Hindu 800 Awadhi 800 - - - - -
 Musahar, Hindu 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 5,400 Maithili 5,400 - - - - -
 Nat, Hindu 20 Bhojpuri 20 - - - - -
 Nat, Muslim 50 Bhojpuri - 50 - - - -
 Nau Buddh 200 Nepali - - 200 - - -
 Newah 5,400 Newar 4,800 - 600 20 - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 3,400 Bhojpuri - 3,400 - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu 1,000 Nepali 1,000 - - - - -
 Patwa, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Pinjara 1,700 Bhojpuri - 1,700 - - - -
 Qassab 100 Nepali - 100 - - - -
 Rai 3,900 Nepali 900 - 60 50 50 2,900
 Rajbansi 70 Rajbanshi 60 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 4,800 Bhojpuri 4,800 - 20 - - -
 Rajput 2,700 Maithili 2,700 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar, Muslim 1,500 Bhojpuri - 1,500 - - - -
 Rajput, Bais, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bais, Muslim 2,000 Bhojpuri - 2,000 - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan, Muslim 2,100 Bhojpuri - 2,100 - - - -
 Rajput, Gautam 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Rajput, Kalhan 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Rajput, Muslim 13,000 Bhojpuri - 13,000 - - - -
 Rajput, Nau 1,500 Nepali - 1,500 - - - -
 Rajput, Saithwar 90 Nepali 90 - - - - -
 Rajput, Surajbansi 600 Nepali 600 - - - - -
 Rangrez, Muslim 20 Bhojpuri - 20 - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim 100 Maithili - 100 - - - -
 Santal, Hor 600 Santhali 500 - - 70 - 70
 Sarki 3,800 Nepali 3,800 - - - - -
 Sayyid 3,500 Maithili - 3,500 - - - -
 Shaikh 80,000 Nepali - 80,000 - - - -
 Silpkar, Hindu 50 Awadhi 50 - - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 6,700 Nepali 6,500 - 40 80 - -
 Sunri, Hindu 2,900 Maithili 2,900 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 200 Nepali 200 - - - - 30
 Tamang 2,400 Tamang, Eastern 20 - 2,400 - - -
 Tamboli, Hindu 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Teli, Hindu 9,600 Maithili 9,300 - 100 - - -
 Teli, Muslim 300 Nepali - 300 - - - -
 Thakali 100 Nepali - - 70 - - -
 Thakuri 4,300 Nepali 4,300 - - - - -
 Thami Unknown Thangmi - - - - - -
 Tharu 76,000 Tharu, Dangaura 74,000 - 1,500 300 20 100
 Thathera, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 59,000 Maithili 59,000 - 80 20 - 30
  Totals:  142 631,000   140 495,000 122,000 8,700 1,100 200 4,800

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