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Estimated Global Speakers

14,540,000

People Group's Primary Language

83

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

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Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Indigenous
 Amat Nepal 2,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 32,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 1
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) Nepal 15,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) Nepal 25,000 Hinduism 0.54 % 1
 Bania Nepal 135,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Bania Kath Nepal 200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bania Khatri Nepal 900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bantar Nepal 53,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bari (Hindu traditions) Nepal 9,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) Nepal 23,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 2,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) Nepal 800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 148,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Bhoi Kamti Nepal 1,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bind Nepal 71,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Bhumihar Nepal 16,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Gaur Nepal 7,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Jijhotia Nepal 1,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Joshi Nepal 2,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Kanaujia Nepal 6,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Khandelwal Nepal 1,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Maha Nepal 700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Radhi Nepal 3,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi Nepal 2,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Saraswat Nepal 2,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Terai Nepal 129,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 2
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 323,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 6
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 7,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhanuk Nepal 212,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Dhanuk Dhankar Nepal 6,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 106,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Dom (Hindu traditions) Nepal 13,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) Nepal 201,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 4
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) Nepal 7,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gandharb (Hindu traditions) Nepal 100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gosain Nepal 1,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Hadi Nepal 2,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) Nepal 4,200 Hinduism 0.12 % 1
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 81,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 1
Halwai Maira Nepal 1,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kaibartta Nepal 800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) Nepal 900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 122,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 2
Kalwar Jaiswal Nepal 5,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 2,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kawar Nepal 1,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Nepal 43,000 Hinduism 0.41 % 1
Kayastha Karan Nepal 800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kharia Nepal 500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Khatwa Nepal 98,000 Hinduism 0.10 % 1
Khetauri India 105,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) Nepal 295,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 5
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 61,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 1
Kumhar Magahia Nepal 1,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 99,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 1
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) Nepal 67,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
 Majhi Nepal 80,000 Hinduism 2.95 % 1
 Mal (Hindu traditions) Nepal 1,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mali (Hindu traditions) Nepal 14,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 1
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) Nepal 167,000 Hinduism 0.24 % 3
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditions) Nepal 4,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions) Nepal 5,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Munda, Horo Nepal 2,100 Hinduism 5.45 % -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 226,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 4
 Nai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 114,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 2
 Namassej Nepal 1,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Rajdhob Nepal 13,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Rajput Banaudhia India 100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) Nepal 1,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajput unspecified (Hindu traditions) Nepal 37,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sahisia Nepal 200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 63,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 1
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) Nepal 90,000 Hinduism 0.44 % 1
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) Nepal 78,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 1
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) Nepal 101,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 2
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Nepal 356,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 7
Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) Nepal 12,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) Nepal 600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Nepal 1,016,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 20
Yadav Dhindhor Nepal 15,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Yadav Gaoli Nepal 78,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Yadav Rawat Nepal 9,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  83     82       135  


Language Alternate Names
Apabhramsa
Bajjika
Bihari
Central Colloquial Maithili (Sotipura)
Dehati
Deshi
Eastern Maithili (Khotta)
Khotta
Kortha
Kortha Bihari
Maitili
Maitli
Methli
Sotipura
Standard Maithili
Thenthi
Tirahutia
Tirhuti
Tirhutia
Vajjika

Dialects
Bantar
Barei
Barmeli
Central Colloquial Maithili
Dehati
Eastern Maithili
Jolaha
Kawar
Kisan
Kyabrat
Makrana
Musar
Sadri
Southern Standard Maithili
Tati
Thetiya
Western Maithili

Dialect Alternate Names
Khotta
Kortha
Kortha Bihari
Maithili of East Mithilanchal
Maithili: Bantar
Maithili: Dehati
Maithili: Eastern Maithili
Maithili: Kisan
Maithili: Kishan
Maithili: Musar
Maithili: Southern Standard Maithili
Maithili: Thetiya
Maithili: Western Maithili
Purbi
Purbi Maithili
Sotipura
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions Yes
New Testament 2010
Complete Bible None Reported
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
Bible.com (YouVersion)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon National Bible Societies
Forum Bible Agencies World Bible Finder
Gospel Go World Bibles
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Resource New Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible stories in Maithili
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Good News (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Maithili
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible: jivən səndesh
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible (Bibles India)
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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