Country: Nepal

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Number of People Groups

159

Unreached People Groups

156

Total Population

1,203,000

Buddhist

0.9 %

Christian

0.4 %

Hindu

98.4 %

Muslim

0.3 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.0 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
Adibasi 1,500 Nepali 1,500 - - - - -
 Ahar 1,600 Awadhi 1,600 - - - - -
 Ansari 900 Bhojpuri - 900 - - - -
 Arain, Muslim 200 Nepali - 200 - - - -
 Arakh Unknown Awadhi - - - - - -
 Arora, Sikh 30 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Badhai, Hindu 2,500 Bhojpuri 2,500 - - - - -
Badhi, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Bahelia, Hindu 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
Bahelia, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Bahna, Hindu 400 Awadhi 400 - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 16,000 Nepali 16,000 - - - - -
 Bangali, Hindu 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Bania 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - 20
 Bania, Agarwal 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bania, Gahoi 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahesri 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi 500 Marwari 500 - - - - -
 Bania, Oswal 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania, Porwal 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Bania, Ummad 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Banjara, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Barhamu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bedia, Hindu 40 Bhojpuri 40 - - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Bhand, Muslim 100 Maithili - 100 - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja, Hindu 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
Bhathiara, Muslim 50 Awadhi - 50 - - - -
 Bhisti 40 Awadhi - 40 - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Bhoksa 200 Buksa 200 - - - - -
 Bhote 1,900 Nepali 30 - 1,900 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 200 Sherpa - - 200 - - -
 Bhotia, Sikkim 1,300 Sherpa - - 1,300 - - -
 Bote-Majhi 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Brahman 184,000 Nepali 184,000 - - - - 20
Brahman, Gaur 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
Brahman, Halbani 2,500 Nepali 2,500 - - - - -
Brahman, Hill 179,000 Nepali 179,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Jijhotia Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Brahman, Joshi 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
Brahman, Khandelwal Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Brahman, Sanadhya 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sawaria 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
Byansi 1,300 Byangsi 1,300 - - - - -
 Chamar 700 Bhojpuri 700 - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang Unknown Chepang - - - - - -
 Chhetri 445,000 Nepali 443,000 - 700 100 - 500
 Danuwar Rai 300 Danuwar 300 - - - - -
 Darjee 17,000 Nepali 17,000 - - 100 - -
 Darzi, Hindu 2,200 Nepali 2,200 - - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Dhanuk 2,700 Maithili 2,700 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 200 Nepali - 200 - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
 Dura Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Faqir 80 Nepali - 80 - - - -
 Gadaria, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Gaddi 50 Bhojpuri - 50 - - - -
Gandharva 70 Nepali 70 - - - - -
 Gharti 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Ghosi, Muslim Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Gond 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Gosain, Hindu 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Gujar, Hindu 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Gurung 3,200 Gurung, Western 1,900 - 1,300 70 - -
 Hajam 30 Bhojpuri - 30 - - - -
Halalkhor, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Halwai, Muslim 400 Nepali - 400 - - - -
Hayu Unknown Wayu - - - - - -
 Jat, Hindu 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Jat, Sikh 40 Nepali - - - - 40 -
 Jirel Unknown Jirel - - - - - -
 Jogi, Hindu 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Kachhi, Hindu 70 Awadhi 70 - - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 300 Bhojpuri 300 - - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Kami 53,000 Nepali 53,000 - 400 300 - -
 Kanjar, Hindu 30 Awadhi 30 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Khatik, Hindu 60 Awadhi 60 - - - - -
 Khatri, Hindu 20 Panjabi, Eastern 20 - - - - -
 Khatri, Sikh 20 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Khatwa 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Kisan 1,200 Nepali 1,200 - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 900 Maithili 900 - - - - -
 Koli 400 Awadhi 400 - - - - -
 Kumal 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
Kusunda 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Lepcha, Lapche Unknown Lepcha - - - - - -
 Limbu 200 Limbu 200 - - - - -
 Lodha 1,000 Awadhi 1,000 - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 22,000 Nepali 22,000 - - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Magar 14,000 Nepali 13,000 - 400 90 - -
 Mahishya 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Majhi 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Mech Unknown Bodo - - - - - -
 Merat, Muslim 100 Nepali - 100 - - - -
 Moghal 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Murao, Hindu 200 Awadhi 200 - - - - -
 Musahar, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 800 Maithili 800 - - - - -
 Namasudra, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Nat, Hindu 20 Bhojpuri 20 - - - - -
 Newah 2,600 Newar 2,600 - 40 - - -
 Oraon, Dhangar 200 Kurux, Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Pahari 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Northern Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu 600 Nepali 600 - - - - -
 Patwa, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Pinjara 20 Bhojpuri - 20 - - - -
 Pod 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Qassab 20 Nepali - 20 - - - -
 Qazi Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Rai 900 Nepali 900 - - - - -
 Rajbansi 20 Rajbanshi 20 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 40 Bhojpuri 40 - - - - -
Raji 200 Raji 200 - - - - -
 Rajput 2,800 Maithili 2,800 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Rajput, Muslim 200 Bhojpuri - 200 - - - -
Rajput, Rathor 40 Marwari 40 - - - - -
 Rajput, Sikh 40 Hindi - - - - 40 -
 Rangrez, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
Raute 400 Raute 400 - - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim 20 Maithili - 20 - - - -
 Santal, Hor 400 Santhali 400 - - - - -
 Sarki 26,000 Nepali 26,000 - 40 100 - -
 Sayyid 70 Maithili - 70 - - - -
 Shaikh 400 Nepali - 400 - - - -
 Silpkar, Hindu 5,400 Awadhi 5,400 - - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 10,000 Nepali 10,000 - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu 700 Maithili 700 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 600 Nepali 600 - - - - -
 Tamang 9,700 Tamang, Eastern 4,200 - 3,800 1,700 - -
 Tamboli, Hindu 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Tanti, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Teli, Hindu 400 Maithili 400 - - - - -
 Teli, Muslim 100 Nepali - 100 - - - -
 Thakali 40 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Thakuri 62,000 Nepali 61,000 - 60 100 - -
 Thami 70 Thangmi 70 - - - - -
 Tharu 111,000 Tharu, Dangaura 109,000 - 200 1,700 - -
 Thathera, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Tibetan, Bhotia 100 Tibetan, Central - - 100 - - -
 Turaiha Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Walang Unknown Bantawa - - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 1,600 Maithili 1,600 - - - - -
  Totals:  159 1,203,000   156 1,184,000 3,200 10,000 4,300 100 600

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