Country: Nepal

State:  Rapti

District:  Dang



Number of People Groups

97

Unreached People Groups

95

Total Population

599,000

Buddhist

1.1 %

Christian

1.2 %

Hindu

96.7 %

Muslim

0.8 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.1 %
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ahar 40 Bhojpuri 40 - - - - -
 Ansari 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Badhai, Muslim 200 Nepali - 200 - - - -
Badhi, Hindu 1,700 Nepali 1,700 - - - - -
 Baha'i 50 Nepali - - - - - 50
 Bairagi, Hindu 13,000 Nepali 13,000 - - - - -
 Bangali, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Bania 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasaundhan 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bantar Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bari, Hindu 60 Bhojpuri 60 - - - - -
 Bedia, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Bhar 90 Bhojpuri 90 - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 60 Sherpa - - 60 - - -
 Bote-Majhi 300 Bote 300 - - 20 - -
 Brahmin 56,000 Nepali 56,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Bhumihar 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Hill 54,000 Nepali 53,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Terai 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Chamar 800 Maithili 800 - - 30 - -
 Chepang, Tsepang Unknown Chepang - - - - - -
 Chhantyal 300 Nepali 200 - 80 - - -
 Chhetri 136,000 Nepali 135,000 - 300 300 - -
 Darjee 15,000 Nepali 14,000 - 100 100 - -
 Darzi, Hindu 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Dhanuk 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 200 Bhojpuri - 200 - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 90 Maithili 90 - - - - -
Gandharva 800 Nepali 800 - - - - -
 Gharti 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Gurung 1,800 Gurung, Western - - 1,600 100 - 30
 Hajam 500 Bhojpuri - 500 - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 1,700 Maithili 1,700 - - - - -
 Jirel Unknown Jirel - - - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 40 Bhojpuri 40 - - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Kami 35,000 Nepali 34,000 - 200 700 - -
 Kandu 40 Bhojpuri 40 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Khatik, Hindu 30 Awadhi 30 - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Koli 200 Awadhi 200 - - - - -
 Kori 100 Awadhi 100 - - - - -
Kuchbandia 20 Awadhi 20 - - - - -
 Kumal 8,300 Nepali 7,800 - 200 400 - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 80 Bhojpuri 80 - - - - -
Kusunda 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa 100 Lhomi - - 100 - - -
 Limbu 60 Limbu 50 - - - - -
 Lodha 90 Awadhi 90 - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Magar 74,000 Nepali 70,000 - 2,400 1,500 - 40
 Majhi 400 Majhi 300 - - 20 - 20
 Mallah, Hindu 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Manihar 30 Bhojpuri - 30 - - - -
 Moghal 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Murao, Hindu 200 Awadhi 200 - - - - -
 Musahar, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Newah 4,500 Newar 3,800 - 600 60 - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Pinjara 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Qassab 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Rai 300 Nepali 100 - - 40 - 200
 Rajbansi 30 Rajbanshi 30 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 40 Bhojpuri 40 - - - - -
 Rajput 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Rajput, Muslim 600 Bhojpuri - 600 - - - -
 Rajput, Nau 200 Nepali - 200 - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Sarki 10,000 Nepali 9,900 - 80 300 - -
 Sayyid 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Shaikh 1,800 Urdu - 1,800 - - - -
 Silpkar, Hindu 200 Dotyali 200 - - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 80 Nepali 80 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 90 Sunwar 90 - - - - -
 Tamang 500 Tamang, Eastern - - 400 40 - -
 Tamboli, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Teli, Hindu 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Teli, Muslim 20 Nepali - 20 - - - -
 Thakali 30 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Thakuri 6,600 Nepali 6,400 - 80 200 - -
 Tharu 161,000 Tharu, Dangaura 157,000 - - 3,600 - -
 Yadav, Hindu 8,000 Maithili 8,000 - - - - -
 Yakha Unknown Yakkha - - - - - -
Yehlmo Unknown Helambu Sherpa - - - - - -
  Totals:  97 599,000   95 579,000 4,700 6,300 7,400 0 300


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