Country: Nepal

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Number of People Groups

179

Unreached People Groups

177

Total Population

1,756,000

Buddhist

1.2 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

98.2 %

Muslim

0.4 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.0 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
Adibasi Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Ahar 200 Awadhi 200 - - - - -
 Ansari 1,400 Bhojpuri - 1,400 - - - -
 Arain, Muslim 20 Nepali - 20 - - - -
 Arakh 300 Awadhi 300 - - - - -
 Arora, Sikh 30 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Badhai, Hindu 2,500 Bhojpuri 2,500 - - - - -
Badhi, Hindu 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Baha'i 20 Hindi - - - - - 20
 Bahelia, Hindu 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Bahna, Hindu 400 Awadhi 400 - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 13,000 Nepali 13,000 - - - - -
 Bangali, Hindu 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Bania 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - 40
 Bania, Agarwal 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Bania, Ajudhyabansi 60 Awadhi 60 - - - - -
 Bania, Gahoi 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Bania, Hardoi 200 Awadhi 200 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahesri 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahur 400 Sindhi 400 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi 400 Marwari 400 - - - - -
 Bania, Oswal 200 Hindi 100 - - - - 20
 Bania, Porwal 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Bania, Ummad 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Bania, Unai 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Banjara, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Bantar 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Barhamu 80 Nepali 80 - - - - -
 Bari, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Bedia, Hindu 300 Bhojpuri 300 - - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Bhand, Muslim 20 Maithili - 20 - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja, Hindu 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
Bhathiara, Muslim 40 Awadhi - 40 - - - -
 Bhisti 30 Awadhi - 30 - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
 Bhoi, Muslim 400 Nepali - 400 - - - -
 Bhote 8,000 Nepali 2,600 - 5,400 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 800 Sherpa 50 - 800 - - -
 Bote-Majhi 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Brahman 173,000 Nepali 173,000 - - - - 50
Brahman, Gaur 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
Brahman, Halbani 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
Brahman, Hill 169,000 Nepali 169,000 - - - - 30
Brahman, Joshi 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 600 Nepali 600 - - - - -
Brahman, Sanadhya 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sawaria 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
Byansi 500 Byangsi 500 - - - - -
 Chamar 300 Bhojpuri 300 - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang 30 Chepang 30 - - - - -
 Chhetri 630,000 Nepali 628,000 - 2,600 200 - 30
 Chidimar 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
Churaute 100 Nepali - 90 - - - -
 Danuwar Rai 30 Danuwar 30 - - - - -
 Darai 400 Darai 400 - - - - -
 Darjee 59,000 Nepali 58,000 - 70 50 - -
 Darzi, Hindu 5,200 Nepali 5,200 - - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 90 Nepali - 90 - - - -
 Dhanuk 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
Dharhi, Muslim 20 Bhojpuri - 20 - - - -
 Dharkar Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Dhimal 70 Dhimal 70 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 20 Nepali - 20 - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 400 Maithili 400 - - - - -
 Dura 20 Nepali - - - - - -
 Gadaria, Hindu 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Gaddi 40 Bhojpuri - 40 - - - -
Gandharva 80 Nepali 80 - - - - -
 Gangai Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Ganghar 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Gharti 2,100 Nepali 2,100 - - - - -
 Ghosi, Muslim 60 Nepali - 60 - - - -
 Goriya, Hindu 200 Awadhi 200 - - - - -
 Gosain, Hindu 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Gujar, Hindu 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Gurung 4,700 Gurung, Western 1,000 - 3,600 60 - 20
 Hajam 300 Bhojpuri - 300 - - - -
Halalkhor, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Halwai, Muslim 80 Nepali - 80 - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 50 Chinese, Mandarin - - 50 - - -
 Jat, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Jat, Sikh 100 Nepali - - - - 100 -
 Jirel 20 Jirel - - 20 - - -
 Jogi, Hindu 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Kachhi, Hindu 300 Awadhi 300 - - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 300 Bhojpuri 300 - - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 90 Maithili 90 - - - - -
 Kami 137,000 Nepali 136,000 - 1,200 200 - -
 Kandu Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Kanjar, Hindu 100 Awadhi 100 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 1,100 Maithili 1,100 - - - - -
 Khatik, Hindu 20 Awadhi 20 - - - - -
 Khatri, Hindu 80 Panjabi, Eastern 80 - - - - -
 Khatri, Sikh 20 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Kisan 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 1,600 Maithili 1,600 - - - - -
 Koli 600 Awadhi 600 - - - - -
 Korwa 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Kumal 1,300 Nepali 1,300 - - - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 1,000 Bhojpuri 1,000 - - - - -
Kusunda 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Limbu 400 Limbu 300 - - - - 60
 Lodha 700 Awadhi 700 - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 16,000 Nepali 16,000 - - - - -
 Lohar, Muslim 40 Maithili - 40 - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu 100 Bhojpuri 100 - - - - -
 Magar 40,000 Nepali 35,000 - 4,600 200 - -
 Mahishya 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Majhi 800 Nepali 800 - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Manihar 20 Nepali - 20 - - - -
 Merat, Muslim 80 Nepali - 80 - - - -
 Moghal 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Murao, Hindu 500 Awadhi 500 - - - - -
 Musahar, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 1,100 Maithili 1,100 - - - - -
 Namasudra, Hindu Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Nat, Hindu 40 Bhojpuri 40 - - - - -
 Newah 5,700 Newar 5,600 - 80 30 - -
 Oraon, Dhangar Unknown Kurux, Nepali - - - - - -
 Pahari 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 40 Bhojpuri - 40 - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Patwa, Hindu 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Pinjara 100 Bhojpuri - 100 - - - -
 Pod Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Qassab 300 Nepali - 300 - - - -
 Qazi 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Rai 900 Nepali 800 - - - - 200
 Rajbansi 200 Rajbanshi 200 - - - - -
 Rajbansi Koch, Hindu Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Rajbhar 50 Bhojpuri 50 - - - - -
Raji 600 Raji 600 - - - - -
 Rajput 3,800 Maithili 3,800 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan, Hindu 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan, Muslim 500 Bhojpuri - 500 - - - -
 Rajput, Gaur 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Rajput, Janwar 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Rajput, Muslim 200 Bhojpuri - 200 - - - -
 Rajput, Nau 300 Nepali - 300 - - - -
Rajput, Palwar 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
Rajput, Rathor 100 Marwari 100 - - - - -
 Rajput, Sikh 40 Hindi - - - - 40 -
Rajput, Tonwar 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Rangrez, Muslim 30 Bhojpuri - 30 - - - -
 Raute 100 Raute 100 - - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Santal, Hor 200 Santhali 200 - - - - -
 Sarki 30,000 Nepali 30,000 - 60 - - -
 Sayyid 200 Maithili - 200 - - - -
 Shaikh 2,200 Nepali - 2,200 - - - -
Sikligar, Muslim Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Silpkar, Hindu 500 Awadhi 500 - - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 11,000 Nepali 11,000 - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 600 Nepali 600 - - - - -
 Tajpuriya 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Tamang 1,900 Tamang, Eastern 700 - 1,200 50 - -
 Tanti, Hindu 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Tawaif, Muslim 30 Nepali - 30 - - - -
 Teli, Hindu 800 Maithili 800 - - - - -
 Teli, Muslim Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Thakali 200 Nepali - - 100 - - -
 Thakuri 65,000 Nepali 64,000 - 400 40 - 20
Thakuria 30 Bhojpuri - 30 - - - -
 Thami 100 Thangmi 70 - 20 - - -
 Tharu 340,000 Tharu, Dangaura 338,000 - 600 1,600 - 70
 Thathera, Hindu 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Tibetan, Bhotia 30 Tibetan, Central - - 30 - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 2,200 Maithili 2,200 - - - - -
 Yakha Unknown Yakkha - - - - - -
  Totals:  179 1,756,000   177 1,726,000 6,800 21,000 2,400 200 600

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