Country: Nepal

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Number of People Groups

113

Unreached People Groups

110

Total Population

1,209,000

Buddhist

0.8 %

Christian

1.0 %

Hindu

97.4 %

Muslim

0.1 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.1 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
Adibasi Janajati 700 Nepali 700 - - - - -
 Ahar 400 Bhojpuri 400 - - - - -
 Ansari 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu 1,400 Maithili 1,400 - - - - -
Badhi, Hindu 1,400 Nepali 1,400 - - - - -
 Baha'i 400 Nepali - - - - - 400
 Bahna, Hindu 400 Maithili 400 - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 16,000 Nepali 16,000 - - - - -
 Bangali, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Bania 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi 400 Marwari 400 - - - - -
 Bania, Oswal Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bantar 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Barhamu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bedia, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Bhand, Muslim 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Bhote 1,800 Nepali - - 1,800 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 100 Sherpa - - 100 - - -
 Bhotia, Sikkim 1,300 Sherpa - - 1,300 - - -
 Bote-Majhi 300 Bote 300 - - - - -
 Brahman 182,000 Nepali 179,000 - - - - 20
Brahman, Halbani 2,500 Nepali 2,500 - - - - -
Brahman, Hill 178,000 Nepali 175,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Jijhotia Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Brahman, Joshi 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 70 Nepali 70 - - - - -
Brahman, Khandelwal Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sawaria 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Brahman, Terai 1,100 Nepali 1,100 - - - - -
Byansi 1,300 Nepali 1,300 - - - - -
 Chamar 900 Maithili 900 - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang Unknown Chepang - - - - - -
 Chhetri 447,000 Nepali 444,000 - 700 100 - 400
 Danuwar Rai 300 Danuwar 300 - - - - -
 Darai 40 Darai 40 - - - - -
 Darjee 19,000 Nepali 19,000 - - 100 - -
 Darzi, Hindu 1,900 Nepali 1,900 - - - - -
Dhandi 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 2,800 Maithili 2,800 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Dura Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Gadaria, Hindu 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
Gandharva 70 Nepali 70 - - - - -
 Gharti 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Gosain, Hindu 700 Nepali 700 - - - - -
 Gurung 2,800 Gurung, Western 700 - 2,000 70 - -
 Hajam 30 Bhojpuri - 30 - - - -
Halalkhor, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
Hayu Unknown Wayu - - - - - -
 Jat, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Jogi, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 300 Bhojpuri 300 - - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Kami 65,000 Nepali 64,000 - 300 500 - 20
 Kanjar, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 90 Maithili 90 - - - - -
 Khatwa Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kisan 100 Moikodi 100 - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
 Koli 80 Awadhi 80 - - - - -
 Kumal 500 Nepali 500 - - - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 100 Bhojpuri 100 - - - - -
Kusunda 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Lepcha, Lapche Unknown Lepcha - - - - - -
 Limbu 300 Limbu 300 - - - - -
 Lodha 1,000 Awadhi 1,000 - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 21,000 Maithili 21,000 - - - - -
 Magar 18,000 Nepali 17,000 - 800 100 - -
 Majhi 200 Majhi 200 - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Moghal 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Murao, Hindu 300 Awadhi 300 - - - - -
 Musahar, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 400 Maithili 400 - - - - -
 Nat, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Newah 2,200 Newar 2,000 - 200 - - -
 Oraon, Dhangar 200 Kurux, Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Pahari 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu 600 Nepali 600 - - - - -
 Pinjara Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Rai 700 Nepali 700 - - - - 30
 Rajbansi 40 Rajbanshi 40 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 400 Bhojpuri 400 - - - - -
Raji 300 Raji 300 - - - - -
 Rajput 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Rajput, Kumaoni 1,100 Awadhi 1,100 - - - - -
 Rajput, Muslim 40 Bhojpuri - 40 - - - -
 Raute 400 Raute 400 - - - - -
 Santal, Hor 400 Santhali 400 - - - - -
 Sarki 28,000 Nepali 27,000 - 60 200 - -
 Sayyid 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Shaikh 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Silpkar, Hindu 11,000 Dotyali 11,000 - - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 900 Nepali 900 - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 100 Sunwar 100 - - - - -
 Tamang 2,900 Tamang, Eastern 40 - 2,100 800 - -
 Tanti, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Teli, Hindu 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Thakali 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Thakuri 66,000 Nepali 65,000 - 200 100 - -
 Thami 200 Thangmi 200 - - - - -
 Tharu 116,000 Tharu, Dangaura 105,000 - - 10,000 - 300
 Tibetan, Bhotia 100 Tibetan, Central - - 80 - - 60
 Yadav, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
  Totals:  113 1,209,000   110 1,177,000 800 9,600 12,000 0 1,200

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