Country: Nepal

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Number of People Groups

60

Unreached People Groups

59

Total Population

424,000

Buddhist

12.5 %

Christian

0.5 %

Hindu

86.3 %

Muslim

0.2 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.5 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ansari 200 Bhojpuri - 200 - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu 60 Bhojpuri 60 - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Bania 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi 60 Marwari 60 - - - - -
 Bhand, Muslim 400 Maithili - 400 - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa Unknown Sherpa - - - - - -
 Bote-Majhi 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Brahman 65,000 Nepali 65,000 - 90 - - 100
Brahman, Hill 65,000 Nepali 65,000 - 90 - - 100
 Chamar 500 Bhojpuri 500 - 60 - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang 20 Chepang 20 - - - - -
 Chhetri 65,000 Nepali 65,000 - 200 - - 60
 Chidimar 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Danuwar Rai 200 Danuwar 200 - - - - -
 Darai 40 Darai 40 - - - - -
 Darjee 1,100 Nepali 1,000 - 100 - - -
 Darzi, Hindu 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 90 Maithili 90 - - - - -
 Gurung 100 Gurung, Western 50 - 80 - - -
 Jirel Unknown Jirel - - - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Kami 44,000 Nepali 42,000 - 1,300 800 - 300
 Koiri, Hindu 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Kumal 700 Nepali 500 - 90 50 - 40
 Kumhar, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 100 Bhojpuri 100 - - - - -
 Limbu 100 Limbu - - - - - 100
 Lohar, Hindu 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Magar 172,000 Nepali 120,000 - 50,000 1,000 80 800
 Majhi 400 Nepali 300 - - - - 100
 Mallah, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Murao, Hindu Unknown Awadhi - - - - - -
 Musahar, Hindu 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Newah 3,300 Newar 2,700 - 500 70 - 20
 Pashtun, Pathan Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Pinjara 70 Bhojpuri - 70 - - - -
 Rai 800 Nepali 400 - 30 30 - 300
 Rajbansi Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Rajput Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Sarki 300 Nepali 200 - - 20 - -
 Sayyid 40 Maithili - 40 - - - -
 Shaikh 300 Nepali - 300 - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 300 Nepali 200 - - 40 - 60
 Tamang 200 Tamang, Eastern - - 200 - - -
 Teli, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Thakali 20 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Thakuri 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Thami Unknown Thangmi - - - - - -
 Tharu 40 Tharu, Dangaura 40 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
  Totals:  60 424,000   59 366,000 900 53,000 2,000 100 2,100

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