Number of People Groups

32

Unreached People Groups

31

Total Population

322,000

Buddhist

6.4 %

Christian

2.2 %

Hindu

65.0 %

Muslim

0.0 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

26.3 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Bairagi, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - 10 - - -
 Bhote 1,000 Nepali 400 - 600 20 - -
 Bhotia, Buddhist 200 Sherpa - - 200 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 3,300 Sherpa 100 - 3,200 10 - -
 Brahman 26,000 Nepali 26,000 - 30 20 - 30
Brahman, Hill 26,000 Nepali 26,000 - 30 20 - 30
 Chamar Unknown Bhojpuri 60 - - - - -
 Chhetri 66,000 Nepali 66,000 - 200 - - 60
 Danuwar Rai Unknown Danuwar 20 - - - - -
 Darjee 14,000 Nepali 13,000 - 200 200 - 60
 Gharti 5,900 Nepali 5,800 - 100 30 - 40
 Gurung 1,900 Gurung, Western 600 - 1,300 20 - 20
 Jirel Unknown Jirel 10 - 30 - - -
 Kami 1,400 Nepali 1,400 - 20 10 - -
 Kumal 2,700 Nepali 2,700 - 40 10 - 10
 Limbu Unknown Limbu 10 - - - - -
 Magar 16,000 Nepali 12,000 - 3,500 500 - 80
 Majhi 1,400 Nepali 1,100 - 20 10 10 300
 Newah 16,000 Newar 13,000 - 2,400 60 - 30
 Rai 115,000 Nepali 24,000 - 1,700 5,400 - 84,000
 Rajbansi, Tajpuri Unknown Rajbanshi 10 - - - - -
 Santal, Hor Unknown Santhali - - - - - -
 Sarki 9,200 Nepali 8,900 - 100 100 - -
 Sayyid Unknown Maithili - 10 - - - -
 Shaikh Unknown Nepali - 80 - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 500 Nepali 500 - 10 - - -
 Sunuwar 3,300 Nepali 2,600 - 30 100 - -
 Tamang 7,600 Tamang, Eastern 300 - 7,000 300 - -
 Thakali Unknown Nepali - - 10 - - -
 Thakuri 4,600 Nepali 4,600 - 10 10 - -
 Thami Unknown Thangmi 10 - - - - -
 Tharu 400 Tharu, Dangaura 400 - - - - -
  Totals:  32 322,000   31 209,000 90 21,000 6,900 10 85,000

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