Country: Nepal

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Number of People Groups

129

Unreached People Groups

127

Total Population

707,000

Buddhist

2.9 %

Christian

0.2 %

Hindu

77.2 %

Muslim

18.5 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

1.1 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Aghori 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
Amat 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Ansari 3,400 Bhojpuri - 3,400 - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu 5,200 Bhojpuri 5,200 - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 9,200 Nepali 9,100 - 30 - - 30
 Bangali, Hindu 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Bania 6,600 Hindi 6,600 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania, Agrahari 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasarwani 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi 1,400 Marwari 1,400 - - - - -
Bania, Rauniar 500 Bhojpuri 500 - - - - -
Bankariya 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Bantar 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
Bardai 70 Bhojpuri 70 - - - - -
 Barhamu 40 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Bari, Hindu 2,400 Nepali 2,400 - - - - -
 Bedia, Hindu 600 Bhojpuri 600 - - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 1,300 Maithili 1,300 - - - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 200 Sherpa - - 200 - - -
 Bind 2,500 Bhojpuri 2,500 - - - - -
 Brahman 39,000 Nepali 39,000 - 40 60 - 30
 Brahman, Bhumihar 6,100 Maithili 6,100 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 2,700 Maithili 2,600 - 20 - - -
Brahman, Hill 8,300 Nepali 8,200 - 20 50 - 20
Brahman, Jijhotia 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
Brahman, Joshi 600 Nepali 600 - - - - -
Brahman, Jyoti 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 1,500 Nepali 1,500 - - - - -
Brahman, Khandelwal 500 Nepali 500 - - - - -
 Brahman, Maha 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Brahman, Radhi 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sawaria 1,100 Nepali 1,100 - - - - -
Buna, Hindu 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Chamar 9,400 Bhojpuri 9,300 - 80 - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang 500 Chepang 500 - 40 30 - -
 Chhetri 16,000 Nepali 16,000 - 30 40 - 20
 Danuwar Rai 1,300 Danuwar 1,300 - - - - -
Darai 500 Darai 500 - - - - -
 Darjee 3,700 Nepali 3,600 - - - - -
 Darzi, Hindu 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 1,900 Nepali - 1,900 - - - -
 Dhanuk 7,200 Maithili 7,200 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 5,100 Maithili 5,100 - 20 - - -
 Dom, Hindu 700 Maithili 700 - - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 17,000 Maithili 17,000 - 60 20 - 20
 Gadaria, Hindu 1,800 Maithili 1,800 - 20 - - -
 Gharti 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Gonrhi 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Gurung 4,300 Gurung, Western 200 - 4,100 - - 60
 Hadi 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
 Hajam 1,200 Bhojpuri - 1,200 - - - -
Halalkhor, Hindu 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 2,800 Maithili 2,800 - - - - -
 Jirel 20 Jirel - - 20 - - -
 Jogi, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Kabadi 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 2,600 Bhojpuri 2,600 - - - - -
Kahar, Muslim 300 Nepali - 300 - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 5,600 Maithili 5,600 - - - - -
 Kami 13,000 Nepali 13,000 - 20 - - -
 Kandu 13,000 Bhojpuri 13,000 - - - - -
 Kawar 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 4,900 Maithili 4,800 - 30 20 - 30
 Khatik, Hindu Unknown Awadhi - - - - - -
 Khatwa 6,200 Maithili 6,200 - 20 - - 20
 Koiri, Hindu 18,000 Maithili 18,000 - 20 - - 30
 Kumal 1,000 Nepali 1,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 4,600 Maithili 4,600 - 20 - - 20
 Kurmi, Hindu 39,000 Bhojpuri 39,000 - 30 20 - 20
Laheri, Hindu 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
Laheri, Muslim 30 Bengali - 30 - - - -
 Limbu 2,100 Limbu - - - - - 2,100
 Lohar, Hindu 7,900 Nepali 7,900 - - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu 7,600 Bhojpuri 7,600 - - - - 50
 Magar 18,000 Nepali 18,000 - 600 20 - 30
 Majhi 4,700 Nepali 3,600 - 70 30 20 1,000
 Majhwar Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Mal, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 1,400 Maithili 1,400 - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu 17,000 Maithili 16,000 - 100 30 - 30
 Moghal 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Musahar, Hindu 7,900 Maithili 7,700 - 70 - - 40
 Nai, Hindu 8,900 Maithili 8,900 - 20 - - -
 Newah 15,000 Newar 14,000 - 1,100 20 - 20
 Oraon, Dhangar 1,900 Kurux, Nepali 1,900 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Northern 200 Bhojpuri - 200 - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Pinjara 500 Bhojpuri - 500 - - - -
 Qazi 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Rai 5,100 Nepali 1,200 - 40 80 - 3,900
 Rajbansi 40 Rajbanshi 30 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 1,100 Bhojpuri 1,100 - - - - -
 Rajput 5,500 Maithili 5,500 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bais, Hindu 90 Nepali 90 - - - - -
Rajput, Bhatti, Hindu 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan, Hindu 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
Rajput, Gahlot 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Rajput, Gaur 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Rajput, Gautam 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
Rajput, Jadon 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
Rajput, Ponwar, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
Rajput, Rathor 100 Marwari 100 - - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim 200 Maithili - 200 - - - -
 Santal, Hor 60 Santhali 50 - - - - -
 Sarki 9,300 Nepali 9,300 - - - - -
 Sayyid 7,600 Maithili - 7,600 - - - -
 Shaikh 115,000 Nepali - 115,000 - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 12,000 Nepali 12,000 - 90 200 - 30
 Sunri, Hindu 1,400 Maithili 1,400 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 1,100 Nepali 1,000 - - 20 - 80
 Tamang 12,000 Tamang, Eastern 300 - 12,000 300 - -
 Tamboli, Hindu 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Tamboli, Muslim 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Tanti, Hindu 6,900 Maithili 6,900 - - - - -
 Teli, Hindu 38,000 Maithili 37,000 - 600 30 - 60
 Thakali 600 Nepali - - 400 - - -
 Thakuri 1,800 Nepali 1,800 - - - - -
 Thami Unknown Thangmi - - - - - -
 Tharu 29,000 Tharu, Dangaura 28,000 - 400 80 - 40
 Thathera, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Turaiha 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 86,000 Maithili 86,000 - 70 20 - 40
  Totals:  129 707,000   127 546,000 131,000 20,000 1,200 30 7,800

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