Number of People Groups

172

Unreached People Groups

166

Total Population

1,999,000

Buddhist

6.6 %

Christian

1.4 %

Hindu

70.2 %

Muslim

1.8 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

19.8 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ansari Unknown Bhojpuri - 30 - - - -
 Arora, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Western - - - - 60 -
Badaik Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu 100 Bhojpuri 100 - - - - -
Badhi, Hindu Unknown Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Bahna, Hindu Unknown Awadhi - - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 300 Nepali 300 - - 10 - -
 Bangali, Hindu Unknown Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Bania 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal Unknown Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahesri Unknown Hindi 90 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi Unknown Marwari 60 - - - - -
 Bania, Oswal 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania, Porwal Unknown Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Bantar Unknown Maithili 60 - - - - -
Bardai 100 Bhojpuri 100 - - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Bhand, Muslim 200 Maithili - 200 - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu Unknown Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu Unknown Nepali 10 - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 1,400 Maithili 1,400 - - - - -
 Bhote 200 Nepali 10 - 200 - - -
 Bhotia, Buddhist 900 Sherpa - - 900 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 1,400 Sherpa - - 1,400 - - -
 Bhuinmali Unknown Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Bind 100 Bhojpuri 100 - - - - -
 Bote-Majhi Unknown Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Brahman 18,000 Nepali 18,000 - 20 60 - 20
 Brahman, Bhumihar 1,200 Maithili 1,200 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Hill 17,000 Nepali 17,000 - 20 60 - 20
Brahman, Jijhotia Unknown Nepali 60 - - - - -
Brahman, Joshi 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia Unknown Nepali 80 - - - - -
Brahman, Khandelwal Unknown Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Brahman, Maha Unknown Nepali 80 - - - - -
Brahman, Parikh 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Purohit 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
Brahman, Pushkarna 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Brahman, Radhi 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi Unknown Nepali 60 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat Unknown Maithili 80 - - - - -
Brahman, Srimali Unknown Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Brahman, Terai 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Utkal Unknown Maithili 40 - - - - -
Brahman, Vaidik Unknown Maithili 40 - - - - -
Brahman, Varendra Unknown Maithili 90 - - - - -
 Brahman, Vyas 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
Buna, Hindu Unknown Nepali 60 - - - - -
Byansi Unknown Byangsi 30 - - - - -
 Chain Unknown Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Chamar Unknown Bhojpuri 10 - - - - -
Chaupal Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang Unknown Chepang - - - - - -
 Chhantel 200 Nepali 30 - 200 - - -
 Chhetri 21,000 Nepali 20,000 - 50 200 20 30
 Chidimar Unknown Nepali 10 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified Unknown Nepali - - - 10 - -
Churaute 1,300 Nepali 30 1,200 - - - -
 Danuwar Rai Unknown Danuwar 70 - - - - -
Darai Unknown Darai - - - - - -
 Darjee 300 Nepali 300 - 20 - - -
 Darzi, Hindu 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 100 Nepali - 100 - - - -
 Dhanuk Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Dhimal Unknown Dhimal 10 - - - - 10
 Dhobi, Hindu Unknown Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Dom, Hindu Unknown Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Dzongkha Unknown Dzongkha - - 20 - - -
 Gadaria, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
Gandharva 300 Nepali 200 - 20 - - -
 Gangai 700 Nepali 700 - 20 - - 10
 Gharti 900 Nepali 800 - 30 20 - -
 Gond Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Gonrhi Unknown Nepali 10 - - - - -
 Gosain, Hindu Unknown Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Gurung 2,000 Gurung, Western 300 - 1,700 30 - 30
 Hadi 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Hajam 1,000 Bhojpuri - 1,000 - - - -
Halalkhor, Hindu Unknown Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Unknown Chinese, Mandarin - - 40 - - -
 Jat, Hindu Unknown Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Jat, Sikh Unknown Nepali - - - - 20 -
Jimdar 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Jirel Unknown Jirel - - - - - -
 Jogi, Hindu Unknown Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri 40 - - - - -
 Kaibartta Unknown Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Kalu Unknown Bengali - 10 - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu Unknown Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Kamar 100 Bhojpuri 100 - - - - -
 Kami 300 Nepali 200 - 20 10 - -
 Kandu 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
 Kawar 300 Maithili 300 - 10 10 - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
Khambu 1,200 Nepali 1,200 - - - - -
 Khas Unknown Jumli 20 - - - - -
 Khatri, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Western - - - - 40 -
 Khatwa 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Kisan Unknown Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Kol Unknown Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Korwa Unknown Awadhi 50 - - - - -
 Kumal Unknown Nepali 90 - - - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri 70 - - - - -
 Lepcha, Lapche 200 Lepcha - - 200 - - -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Unknown Lhomi - - 70 - - -
 Limbu 52,000 Limbu 4,800 - 400 1,800 10 45,000
 Lodha 100 Awadhi 100 - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
Lohara Unknown Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri 80 - - - - -
 Magar 2,800 Nepali 1,900 - 800 30 - 10
 Mahishya Unknown Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Majhi 200 Nepali 100 - - - - 40
 Majhwar Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Mal, Hindu Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu Unknown Maithili 40 - - - - -
Malto Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Mech 300 Bodo 200 - - 10 10 50
 Munda, Horo 100 Maithili 80 - - 20 - -
 Musahar, Hindu 400 Maithili 400 - 10 - - -
 Nagarchi, Hindu Unknown Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Namasudra, Hindu Unknown Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Newah 500 Nepali 400 - 80 - - -
 Oraon, Dhangar 1,000 Kurux, Nepali 800 - 90 40 - 40
 Pahari Unknown Nepali - - 10 - - -
 Pashtun, Northern Unknown Bhojpuri - 10 - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu Unknown Nepali 10 - - - - -
 Pinjara Unknown Bhojpuri - 10 - - - -
 Pod Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
 Qazi 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Rai 2,500 Nepali 700 - 50 80 - 1,700
 Rajbansi Koch, Hindu 200 Rajbanshi 200 - - - - -
 Rajbansi, Tajpuri Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Rajbhar 900 Bhojpuri 900 - - - - -
Raji Unknown Raji - - - - - -
 Rajput Unknown Maithili 80 - - - - -
Rajput, Marwadi 500 Marwari 500 - - - - -
 Rajput, Muslim 800 Bhojpuri - 800 - - - -
 Rajput, Sikh 400 Hindi - - - - 400 -
Raute Unknown Raute 40 - - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim Unknown Maithili - 10 - - - -
 Santal, Hor Unknown Santhali 40 - - 10 - -
 Sarki 1,900 Nepali 1,800 - - 30 - -
 Sayyid Unknown Maithili - 20 - - - -
 Shaikh 100 Nepali - 100 - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 300 Nepali 300 - 10 10 - -
 Sunri, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 2,600 Nepali 2,400 - 10 - - -
 Tajpuriya Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Tamang 5,400 Tamang, Eastern 700 - 4,300 300 - -
 Tamboli, Hindu Unknown Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Tanti, Hindu Unknown Maithili 70 - - - - -
 Tarkhan, Sikh 100 Maithili - - - - 100 -
 Teli, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Thakali Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Thakuri 900 Nepali 900 - 10 - - -
 Thami Unknown Thangmi 10 - - - - -
 Tharu Unknown Tharu, Dangaura 30 - - - - -
 Tibetan, Bhotia 1,400 Tibetan, Central - - 1,400 - - -
 Tiyar Unknown Maithili 10 - - - - -
Tokpegola 400 Nepali - - 400 - - -
Walang Unknown Bantawa 30 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu Unknown Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Yakha 200 Yakkha 20 - - 10 - -
Yehlmo Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
  Totals:  172 1,999,000   166 1,402,000 36,000 132,000 27,000 2,400 395,000

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