Country: Nepal

State:  Sagarmatha

District:  Khotang



Number of People Groups

45

Unreached People Groups

44

Total Population

218,000

Buddhist

6.8 %

Christian

2.0 %

Hindu

61.6 %

Muslim

0.0 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

29.6 %
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
Badhi, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
Bahing 20 Rarotongan 20 - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 3,400 Nepali 3,400 - - - - -
 Bania 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
Bantawa 80 Bantawa 60 - - - - 20
 Bhote 30 Nepali - - 30 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 1,500 Sherpa - - 1,500 - - -
 Brahmin 15,000 Nepali 15,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Hill 15,000 Nepali 15,000 - - - - -
 Chamar 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
Chamling 2,200 Chamling 400 - - - - 1,800
 Chhetri 44,000 Nepali 44,000 - - - - -
 Danuwar Rai 20 Danuwar 20 - - - - -
 Darjee 5,600 Nepali 5,500 - - 40 - -
 Dhanuk 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Dom, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Gharti 3,500 Nepali 3,500 - - - - -
 Gurung 2,100 Gurung, Western - - 2,000 20 - 40
 Halwai, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kami 11,000 Nepali 10,000 - - 40 - -
 Kanjar, Hindu 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Kumal 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Limbu 200 Limbu - - - - - 200
 Magar 10,000 Nepali 9,400 - 400 400 - -
 Majhi 1,000 Majhi 700 - - - - 300
Nachhiring 1,900 Nachering 400 - - - - 1,500
 Nai, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Newah 11,000 Newar 9,000 - 2,000 40 - -
 Rai 75,000 Nepali 11,000 - - 3,400 - 61,000
 Rajbansi 20 Rajbanshi - - - - - -
Sampang 100 Sampang 30 - - - - 100
 Sarki 5,700 Nepali 5,500 - 90 50 - -
 Sunuwar 500 Sunwar 500 - - - - -
 Tamang 9,200 Tamang, Eastern - - 8,900 300 - -
 Teli, Hindu 90 Maithili 90 - - - - -
 Thakali 20 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Thakuri 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Thami 70 Thangmi 70 - - - - -
 Tharu 200 Tharu, Dangaura 200 - - - - -
Tharu, Khawas 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
Thulung 300 Thulung 200 - - - - 90
 Yadav, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Yakha 30 Yakkha - - - - - 20
  Totals:  45 218,000   44 134,000 0 15,000 4,300 0 65,000


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