Country: Nepal

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Number of People Groups

123

Unreached People Groups

121

Total Population

633,000

Buddhist

1.7 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

83.4 %

Muslim

14.7 %

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 14,000 Bhojpuri - 14,000 - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu 7,800 Bhojpuri 7,800 - - - - -
Badhi, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Baha'i 40 Hindi - - - - - 40
 Bahna, Hindu 70 Awadhi 70 - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 4,800 Nepali 4,800 - - - - -
 Bangali, Hindu 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Bania 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - 200
 Bania, Agarwal 2,300 Hindi 2,200 - - - - 90
Bania, Marwadi 9,100 Marwari 9,000 - - - - 80
 Bantar Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Bardai 1,200 Bhojpuri 1,200 - - - - -
 Barhamu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bari, Hindu 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Bedia, Hindu 90 Bhojpuri 90 - - - - -
Bedia, Muslim 400 Maithili - 400 - - - -
 Bhar 100 Bhojpuri 100 - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 2,800 Maithili 2,800 - - - - -
 Bhote 700 Nepali 500 - 200 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 80 Sherpa - - 80 - - -
 Bind 6,800 Bhojpuri 6,800 - - - - 40
 Bote-Majhi Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Brahman 23,000 Nepali 23,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Hill 25,000 Nepali 25,000 - - - - -
 Chamar 23,000 Bhojpuri 23,000 - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang 80 Chepang 80 - - - - -
 Chhetri 20,000 Nepali 19,000 - 300 50 - -
 Chidimar 2,800 Nepali 2,800 - - - - 40
Churaute 20 Nepali - 20 - - - -
 Danuwar Rai 80 Danuwar 80 - - - - -
Darai Unknown Darai - - - - - -
 Darjee 900 Nepali 900 - - - - -
 Darzi, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 2,500 Nepali - 2,500 - - - -
 Dhanuk 10,000 Maithili 10,000 - - - - -
 Dhimal 30 Dhimal 30 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 3,300 Maithili 3,300 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 1,200 Nepali - 1,200 - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 1,400 Maithili 1,400 - - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 13,000 Maithili 13,000 - - - - -
 Gadaria, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Gaddi 200 Bhojpuri - 200 - - - -
Gandharva 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Gangai Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Gharti 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Gonrhi 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Gurung 3,700 Gurung, Western 2,600 - 1,100 50 - -
 Hadi 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Hajam 9,700 Bhojpuri - 9,700 - - - -
Halalkhor, Hindu 1,800 Maithili 1,800 - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Jat, Hindu 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Jat, Sikh 90 Nepali - - - - 90 -
 Jirel Unknown Jirel - - - - - -
Kahar Kamkar, Hindu 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 1,000 Bhojpuri 1,000 - - - - -
 Kalu 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 19,000 Maithili 19,000 - - - - -
 Kamar 1,600 Bhojpuri 1,600 - - - - -
 Kami 1,700 Nepali 1,600 - 100 - - -
 Kandu 36,000 Bhojpuri 36,000 - - - - 40
 Kayastha, Hindu 8,700 Maithili 8,700 - - - - -
 Khatwa 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Kisan 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 14,000 Maithili 14,000 - - - - -
 Kumal 3,100 Nepali 3,100 - 20 - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 3,800 Maithili 3,800 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 49,000 Bhojpuri 49,000 - - - - -
Laheri, Muslim 30 Bengali - 30 - - - -
 Limbu 200 Limbu 200 - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 7,000 Nepali 7,000 - - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu 9,100 Bhojpuri 9,100 - - - - -
 Magar 2,900 Nepali 2,800 - 90 - - -
 Majhi 1,400 Nepali 1,400 - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 1,100 Maithili 1,100 - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu 11,000 Maithili 11,000 - - - - 20
 Manihar 300 Nepali - 300 - - - -
 Mech Unknown Bodo - - - - - -
 Moghal 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Mukeri, Muslim 30 Bhojpuri - 30 - - - -
 Musahar, Hindu 7,000 Maithili 7,000 - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 7,100 Maithili 7,100 - - - - -
 Newah 18,000 Newar 18,000 - 300 50 - -
 Oraon, Dhangar 1,300 Kurux, Nepali 1,300 - - - - -
 Pahari Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Pashtun, Northern 700 Bhojpuri - 700 - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu 80 Nepali 80 - - - - -
Pawaria, Muslim 40 Bhojpuri - 40 - - - -
 Pinjara 4,200 Bhojpuri - 4,200 - - - -
 Qassab 50 Nepali - 50 - - - -
 Qazi 2,800 Urdu - 2,800 - - - -
 Rai 700 Nepali 600 - - 30 - 50
 Rajbansi 20 Rajbanshi 20 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 1,600 Bhojpuri 1,600 - - - - -
Raji Unknown Raji - - - - - -
 Rajput 5,900 Maithili 5,900 - - - - -
Rajput, Marwadi 1,200 Marwari 1,200 - - - - -
 Rajput, Sikh 50 Hindi - - - - 50 -
 Rangrez, Muslim 50 Bhojpuri - 50 - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim 500 Maithili - 500 - - - -
 Santal, Hor 300 Santhali 300 - - - - -
 Sarki 1,500 Nepali 1,400 - 80 - - -
 Sayyid 3,200 Maithili - 3,200 - - - -
 Shaikh 52,000 Nepali - 52,000 - - - -
Sikligar, Muslim 50 Bhojpuri - 50 - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 12,000 Nepali 12,000 - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu 4,100 Maithili 4,100 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 1,200 Nepali 1,200 - - - - -
 Tajpuriya 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Tamang 9,700 Tamang, Eastern 1,700 - 7,900 90 - 50
 Tamboli, Hindu 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Tamboli, Muslim 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Tanti, Hindu 6,600 Maithili 6,600 - - - - -
 Teli, Hindu 21,000 Maithili 21,000 - - - - -
 Thakali Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Thakuri 1,500 Nepali 1,400 - 40 - - -
Thakuria 1,000 Bhojpuri - 1,000 - - - -
 Thami 70 Thangmi 60 - - - - -
 Tharu 44,000 Tharu, Dangaura 43,000 - 500 100 - -
Walang Unknown Bantawa - - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 36,000 Maithili 36,000 - - - - -
 Yakha 300 Yakkha 300 - - - - -
  Totals:  123 633,000   121 528,000 93,000 11,000 400 100 700

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