Country: Nepal

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Number of People Groups

115

Unreached People Groups

112

Total Population

766,000

Buddhist

11.5 %

Christian

0.5 %

Hindu

87.4 %

Muslim

0.5 %

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
 Abdul 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Ansari 500 Bhojpuri - 500 - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
Badhi, Hindu 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Baha'i Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 3,900 Nepali 3,900 - - - - -
 Bangali, Hindu 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Bania 1,600 Maithili 1,600 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi 300 Marwari 300 - - - - -
Bania, Rauniar 400 Bhojpuri 400 - - - - -
 Bedia, Hindu 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
Bedia, Muslim Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Bhar 50 Bhojpuri 50 - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Bhote 500 Nepali 100 - 400 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 2,700 Sherpa - - 2,700 - - -
 Bote-Majhi 2,900 Bote 2,100 - 800 - - -
 Brahman 178,000 Nepali 177,000 - 800 - - 60
 Brahman, Bhumihar 1,500 Bhojpuri 1,500 - - - - -
Brahman, Hill 176,000 Nepali 175,000 - 800 - - 50
 Brahman, Terai 1,700 Nepali 1,700 - - - - -
Byansi Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Chamar 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang 29,000 Chepang 20,000 - 8,400 600 - -
 Chhetri 67,000 Nepali 64,000 - 2,400 200 - -
 Chidimar Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 200 Nepali - - - 200 - -
 Danuwar Rai 500 Danuwar 500 - - - - -
 Darai 9,200 Darai 9,100 - 100 - - -
 Darjee 14,000 Nepali 13,000 - 500 40 - 40
 Darzi, Hindu 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 100 Nepali - 100 - - - -
 Dhanuk 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Dhimal 100 Dhimal 100 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 20 Bhojpuri - 20 - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Dura 500 Nepali 100 - 400 - - -
 Gadaria, Hindu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Gaddi 20 Bhojpuri - 20 - - - -
Gandharva 500 Nepali 500 - - - - -
 Gangai Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Gharti 4,200 Nepali 3,700 - 500 - - -
 Gond Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Gonrhi 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Gurung 39,000 Gurung, Western 7,800 - 31,000 400 - 200
 Hadi 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Hajam 300 Bhojpuri - 300 - - - -
Halalkhor, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 40 Chinese, Mandarin - - 20 - - 20
 Jat, Hindu 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Jat, Sikh 80 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Jirel 50 Jirel - - 50 - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 50 Bhojpuri 50 - - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 1,300 Maithili 1,300 - - - - -
 Kamar Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Kami 27,000 Nepali 25,000 - 2,400 80 - 30
 Kandu 400 Bhojpuri 400 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Kumal 9,500 Nepali 9,200 - 300 - - 40
 Kumhar, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 500 Bhojpuri 500 - - - - -
Kusunda Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Laheri, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Laheri, Muslim Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Limbu 200 Limbu 100 - - - - 90
 Lohar, Hindu 70 Nepali 70 - - - - -
Lohara 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Magar 23,000 Nepali 20,000 - 3,100 50 - 30
 Majhi 500 Majhi 500 - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Manihar Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Moghal 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
Mukeri, Muslim 20 Bhojpuri - 20 - - - -
 Musahar, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Newah 34,000 Newar 32,000 - 2,500 70 - -
 Oraon, Dhangar 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
Pawaria, Muslim 20 Bhojpuri - 20 - - - -
 Pinjara 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Qassab 20 Nepali - 20 - - - -
 Qazi 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Rai 4,000 Nepali 3,600 - 100 200 - 70
 Rajbansi 300 Rajbanshi 300 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
Raji Unknown Raji - - - - - -
 Rajput 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
 Rajput, Sikh Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Rangrez, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Raute Unknown Raute - - - - - -
 Rayeen 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Sarki 6,700 Nepali 5,800 - 900 - - -
 Sayyid 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Shaikh 2,000 Urdu - 2,000 - - - -
Sikligar, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 2,400 Nepali 2,400 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 200 Sunwar 200 - - - - -
 Tamang 42,000 Tamang, Eastern 12,000 - 29,000 1,300 - 70
 Tamboli, Muslim 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Teli, Hindu 1,000 Maithili 1,000 - - - - -
 Thakali 400 Nepali - - 300 - - -
 Thakuri 3,100 Nepali 2,600 - 200 30 - -
Thakuria 40 Bhojpuri - 40 - - - -
 Thami 30 Thangmi 30 - - - - -
 Tharu 67,000 Tharu, Dangaura 66,000 - 1,200 400 - 80
 Yadav, Hindu 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
  Totals:  115 766,000   112 670,000 3,600 88,000 3,500 90 800

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