Number of People Groups

200

Unreached People Groups

197

Total Population

3,632,000

Buddhist

6.4 %

Christian

0.3 %

Hindu

86.0 %

Muslim

6.4 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.7 %
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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 Unknown Bhojpuri - 40 - - - -
 Arakh Unknown Awadhi 30 - - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri 10 - - - - -
 Badhai, Muslim 200 Nepali - 200 - - - -
Badhi, Hindu Unknown Nepali 80 - - - - -
 Bahelia, Hindu Unknown Nepali 10 - - - - -
Bahelia, Muslim 400 Bhojpuri - 400 - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu Unknown Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Bangali, Hindu Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Bania Unknown Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal Unknown Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bania, Agrahari 600 Bhojpuri 600 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasaundhan 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahur 500 Sindhi 500 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi Unknown Marwari - - - - - -
 Bania, Porwal 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Bania, Rauniar 400 Bhojpuri 400 - - - - -
Bania, Ummad Unknown Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Bania, Unai 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Barhamu Unknown Nepali 60 - 20 - - -
 Bari, Hindu Unknown Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Bedia, Hindu 1,500 Bhojpuri 1,500 - - - - 10
Bedia, Muslim Unknown Maithili - 10 - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu Unknown Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Bhand, Muslim Unknown Maithili - 40 - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu Unknown Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Bhangi, Muslim Unknown Maithili - 10 - - - -
 Bhar 300 Bhojpuri 300 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja, Hindu Unknown Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu Unknown Nepali 10 - - - - -
 Bhat, Muslim Unknown Nepali - 60 - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bhote Unknown Nepali 40 - 40 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa Unknown Sherpa - - 10 - - -
 Bhuinhar Unknown Nepali 80 - - - - -
 Bhuyiar 900 Nepali 900 - - - - -
 Biar, Hindu Unknown Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Bind 700 Bhojpuri 700 - - - - -
 Bote-Majhi Unknown Nepali 10 - - - - -
 Brahman 52,000 Nepali 52,000 - 70 10 10 50
 Brahman, Bhumihar 1,500 Maithili 1,500 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
Brahman, Hill 4,800 Nepali 4,300 - 200 30 - 300
Brahman, Jijhotia 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
Brahman, Joshi 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 1,700 Nepali 1,700 - - - - -
Brahman, Khandelwal 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Brahman, Maha 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
Brahman, Palliwal 100 Marwari 100 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi 1,400 Nepali 1,400 - - - - -
Brahman, Sanadhya 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 700 Maithili 700 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sawaria 3,400 Nepali 3,400 - - - - -
Buna, Hindu Unknown Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Chain Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Chamar Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang Unknown Chepang - - - - - -
 Chhetri 12,000 Nepali 12,000 - 30 50 10 30
 Chidimar Unknown Nepali 60 - - - - 10
Churaute 500 Nepali 40 400 10 - - -
 Danuwar Rai 200 Danuwar 200 - - - - -
Darai Unknown Darai 40 - 10 - - -
 Darjee 1,200 Nepali 1,000 - 100 10 - -
 Darzi, Hindu Unknown Nepali 30 - 10 - - -
 Darzi, Muslim Unknown Nepali - 70 - - - -
 Dhanuk Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Dharhi, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - 40 - - - -
 Dharkar Unknown Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Dhimal Unknown Dhimal - - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 300 Maithili 300 - 10 - - 10
 Dhobi, Muslim Unknown Nepali - 10 - - - -
 Dom, Hindu Unknown Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Dom, Muslim 1,300 Nepali - 1,300 - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Gadaria, Hindu 1,400 Maithili 1,400 - 20 - - 10
 Gaddi Unknown Bhojpuri - 90 - - - -
Gandharva 300 Nepali 200 - 10 10 - -
 Gangai Unknown Nepali 10 - - - - -
 Gharti 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Ghosi, Muslim Unknown Nepali - 20 - - - -
 Gond Unknown Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Gonrhi 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Goriya, Hindu Unknown Awadhi 20 - - - - -
 Gosain, Hindu Unknown Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Gujar, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - 40 - - - -
 Gurung 100 Gurung, Western 50 - 80 10 - -
 Hajam 100 Bhojpuri - 100 - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 700 Maithili 700 - 10 - - 10
 Halwai, Muslim 100 Nepali - 100 - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Unknown Chinese, Mandarin - - 90 - - -
 Jat, Hindu Unknown Hindi 10 - - - - -
 Jat, Sikh Unknown Nepali - - - - 10 -
 Jirel Unknown Jirel - - 10 - - -
 Jogi, Hindu Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Jogi, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - 20 - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 3,300 Bhojpuri 3,300 - 10 - - -
 Kalu Unknown Bengali - 20 - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu Unknown Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Kalwar, Muslim 500 Nepali - 500 - - - -
 Kami 24,000 Nepali 23,000 - 600 10 - -
 Kandu 1,200 Bhojpuri 1,200 - - - - -
 Kanjar, Hindu Unknown Awadhi 10 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Kharia 100 Kharia 100 - - - - -
 Khatik, Hindu Unknown Awadhi 30 - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu Unknown Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Koli Unknown Awadhi 10 - - - - -
Kuchbandia Unknown Awadhi 20 - - - - -
 Kumal 700 Nepali 500 - 90 50 - 40
 Kumhar, Hindu Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 100 Bhojpuri 100 - - - - -
Laheri, Hindu Unknown Maithili 20 - - - - -
Laheri, Muslim Unknown Bengali - 30 - - - -
 Lepcha, Lapche Unknown Lepcha - - - - - -
 Limbu Unknown Limbu - - - - - -
 Lodha 200 Awadhi 200 - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu Unknown Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu 5,100 Bhojpuri 5,100 - 10 - - 30
 Magar 9,600 Nepali 8,600 - 900 20 - 20
 Mahishya Unknown Bengali 10 - - - - -
 Majhi Unknown Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Majhwar Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Mal, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 400 Maithili 400 - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Malto Unknown Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Manihar 100 Nepali - 100 - - - -
 Mech Unknown Bodo - - - - - -
 Merat, Muslim Unknown Nepali - 10 - - - -
 Moghal Unknown Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Murao, Hindu Unknown Awadhi 10 - - - - -
 Musahar, Hindu Unknown Maithili 80 - - - - -
Nagar Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu Unknown Maithili 20 - - - - -
Nanbai Unknown Bhojpuri - 10 - - - -
 Nat, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri 10 - - - - -
 Nat, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - 50 - - - -
 Nau Buddh 200 Nepali - - 200 - - -
 Newah 3,300 Newar 2,700 - 500 70 - 20
 Oraon, Dhangar 100 Kurux, Nepali 100 - 10 - - -
 Pahari Unknown Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Northern Unknown Bhojpuri - 10 - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu Unknown Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Patwa, Hindu Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
Pawaria, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - 20 - - - -
 Pinjara Unknown Bhojpuri - 60 - - - -
 Pod Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Qassab Unknown Nepali - 60 - - - -
 Qazi Unknown Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Rai Unknown Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Rajbansi, Tajpuri Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Rajbhar 3,300 Bhojpuri 3,300 - 10 10 - -
Raji Unknown Raji - - - - - -
 Rajput Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar, Muslim 1,500 Bhojpuri - 1,500 - - - -
 Rajput, Bais, Hindu Unknown Nepali 80 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bais, Muslim 300 Bhojpuri - 300 - - - -
 Rajput, Bisen Unknown Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chandel Unknown Bhojpuri 30 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan, Hindu Unknown Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan, Muslim 700 Bhojpuri - 700 - - - -
Rajput, Dikhit Unknown Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Rajput, Gautam Unknown Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Rajput, Kalhan 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
Rajput, Kausik Unknown Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Rajput, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - 40 - - - -
Rajput, Nagbansi Unknown Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Rajput, Nau 1,600 Nepali - 1,600 - - - -
Rajput, Palwar Unknown Nepali 30 - - - - -
Rajput, Ponwar, Hindu Unknown Maithili 30 - - - - -
Rajput, Rathor Unknown Marwari 10 - - - - -
 Rajput, Saithwar Unknown Nepali 90 - - - - -
Rajput, Sirnet Unknown Nepali 80 - - - - -
 Rajput, Surajbansi 600 Nepali 600 - - - - -
 Rangrez, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - 20 - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim Unknown Maithili - 10 - - - -
 Santal, Hor Unknown Santhali 10 - - - - -
 Sarki 300 Nepali 200 - - 20 - -
 Sayyid Unknown Maithili - 20 - - - -
 Shaikh Unknown Nepali - 90 - - - -
 Silpkar, Hindu Unknown Awadhi 50 - - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 100 Nepali 100 - 10 - - -
 Sunri, Hindu Unknown Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Tamang Unknown Tamang, Eastern - - 20 - - -
 Tamboli, Hindu Unknown Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Tanti, Hindu 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Tawaif, Muslim Unknown Nepali - 20 - - - -
 Teli, Hindu Unknown Maithili 90 - - - - -
 Teli, Muslim 300 Nepali - 300 - - - -
 Thakali Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Thakuri 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
Thakuria Unknown Bhojpuri - 10 - - - -
 Thami Unknown Thangmi 10 - - - - -
 Tharu Unknown Tharu, Dangaura 40 - - - - -
 Thathera, Hindu Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Turaiha Unknown Maithili 90 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu Unknown Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Yakha Unknown Yakkha 10 - - - - -
  Totals:  200 3,632,000   197 3,123,000 234,000 234,000 10,000 700 24,000

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