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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Adibasi Janajati Nepal 1,100 1,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Badhi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 37,000 108,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baha'i Nepal 1,100 23,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 232,000 3,964,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 5
 Baramu Nepal 7,700 7,700 Hinduism 0.25 % 1
Bardai Nepal 900 7,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhoi (Muslim traditions) Nepal 200 14,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhote Nepal 13,000 13,000 Buddhism 1.40 % 1
 Bhotia (Hindu traditions) India 115,000 115,000 Buddhism 4.87 % 2
 Brahmin Nepal 3,269,000 63,268,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 65
 Brahmin Hill Nepal 3,131,000 3,131,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 63
Byansi India 900 5,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chepang India 1,100 68,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chhantyal Nepal 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 2.57 % 1
 Chhetri Bhutan 4,400 4,546,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chhetri India 270,000 4,546,000 Hinduism 0.13 % 5
 Chhetri Nepal 4,272,000 4,546,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 85
 Christian Nepal 700 1,144,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Churaute Nepal 2,400 2,400 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darjee Bhutan 2,000 527,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darjee India 68,000 527,000 Hinduism 3.02 % 1
 Darjee Nepal 457,000 527,000 Hinduism 1.07 % 9
Devhar Nepal 900 18,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dura Nepal 5,100 8,200 Hinduism 3.06 % 1
Gandharva India 500 7,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gandharva Nepal 6,800 7,300 Hinduism 2.74 % 1
 Gangai India 4,700 42,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gangai Nepal 37,000 42,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gharti Nepal 115,000 137,000 Hinduism 1.07 % 2
 Gurung Bhutan 11,000 625,000 Buddhism 2.08 % 1
 Gurung India 108,000 625,000 Hinduism 13.28 % -
Hudke Nepal 100 100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kamar Nepal 1,600 33,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kami Bhutan 800 1,361,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kami India 139,000 1,361,000 Hinduism 3.64 % 3
 Kami Nepal 1,221,000 1,361,000 Hinduism 1.56 % 24
Khambu Nepal 700 337,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Khas India 64,000 81,000 Hinduism 9.06 % -
 Khas Nepal 16,000 81,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kumal India 3,600 121,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kumal Nepal 117,000 121,000 Hinduism 2.29 % 2
Kusunda Nepal 300 300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Magar India 342,000 2,181,000 Hinduism 5.24 % -
 Magar Nepal 1,834,000 2,181,000 Hinduism 2.28 % 37
 Mugal Nepal 300 300 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nepalese, Gurkha Brunei 1,600 772,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.80 % 1
 Nepali, general United Arab Emirates 163,000 772,000 Hinduism 0.40 % 0.20 % 3
 Nepali, general Myanmar (Burma) 292,000 772,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.70 % 6
 Nepali, general Canada 8,000 772,000 Hinduism 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Nepali, general China, Hong Kong 16,000 772,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Nepali, general Malaysia 233,000 772,000 Hinduism 2.00 % 1.80 % 5
 Nepali, general New Zealand 2,600 772,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.70 % 1
 Nepali, general United States 56,000 772,000 Hinduism 3.00 % 2.80 % -
 Newah Bangladesh 1,300 1,455,000 Hinduism 3.03 % 1
 Newah Bhutan 3,800 1,455,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Newah India 166,000 1,455,000 Hinduism 2.01 % 3
 Pahari Nepal 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 2.52 % 1
 Paharia India 16,000 16,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Phri Nepal 600 1,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rai India 125,000 730,000 Hinduism 12.85 % -
 Rai Nepal 601,000 730,000 Other / Small 5.57 % -
Sarbaria Nepal 3,200 3,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sarki Bhutan 1,700 405,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sarki India 39,000 405,000 Hinduism 3.53 % 1
 Sarki Bangladesh 700 405,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sarki Nepal 364,000 405,000 Hinduism 2.14 % 7
 Sherpa India 38,000 157,000 Buddhism 16.13 % -
 Silpkar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 59,000 386,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Siyar Nepal 500 500 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sunuwar India 83,000 138,000 Hinduism 3.01 % 2
 Tamang Bhutan 9,600 1,728,000 Buddhism 3.59 % 1
 Tamang India 229,000 1,728,000 Buddhism 6.19 % -
Tangbe Nepal 600 600 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thakali India 1,500 13,000 Hinduism 3.12 % 1
 Thakali Nepal 11,000 13,000 Hinduism 4.41 % 1
 Thakuri India 33,000 445,000 Hinduism 0.55 % 1
 Thakuri Nepal 412,000 445,000 Hinduism 1.57 % 8
 Thami India 2,500 31,000 Hinduism 1.02 % 1
Tharu Khawas Nepal 1,500 1,500 Hinduism 1.94 % 1
 Yakha Bhutan 200 30,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yakthumba Bhutan 1,900 521,000 Other / Small 3.75 % 1
 Yakthumba India 143,000 521,000 Hinduism 9.49 % -
  Totals:  82         72       389
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Adi India 69,000 73,000 Unknown 21.53 % -
Adi Gallong India 19,000 19,000 Unknown 37.55 % -
 Adi Minyong India 25,000 25,000 Unknown 16.51 % -
Adi Padam India 14,000 14,000 Unknown 30.52 % -
 Ahar Nepal 2,000 1,438,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Aka India 11,000 12,000 Hinduism 27.01 % -
 Amat Nepal 2,900 257,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Angami India 159,000 159,000 Christianity 98.68 % -
 Ansari Nepal 43,000 16,392,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Ao India 233,000 233,000 Christianity 99.07 % -
 Arakanese, Magh India 46,000 2,915,000 Buddhism 0.39 % 1
 Arakh Nepal 600 593,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Arleng India 497,000 498,000 Hinduism 19.55 % -
Asur India 32,000 33,000 Hinduism 8.57 % -
 Ath Pahariya Nepal 5,800 5,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 32,000 6,495,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 1
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) Nepal 2,300 669,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baha'i India 11,000 23,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bahing Nepal 2,800 2,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) Nepal 15,000 837,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bahra Gaunle Nepal 400 400 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baiga India 563,000 566,000 Hinduism 0.23 % 11
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) Nepal 25,000 103,000 Hinduism 0.54 % 1
 Bania Bhutan 4,100 29,459,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania Nepal 136,000 29,459,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Bania Agarwal Nepal 18,000 4,832,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) India 6,000,000 6,001,000 Hinduism 0.41 % 120
Bankariya Nepal 600 600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bantar Nepal 53,000 178,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bantawa Nepal 4,400 4,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bari (Hindu traditions) Nepal 9,100 638,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Barman India 6,800 6,800 Hinduism 0.49 % 1
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) India 542,000 580,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 11
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) Nepal 23,000 580,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bedia (Muslim traditions) Nepal 2,100 31,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) Nepal 7,300 45,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) Nepal 700 217,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bharia Bhumia India 321,000 321,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 6
 Bhattra India 310,000 310,000 Hinduism 1.82 % 6
 Bhil India 16,868,000 17,325,000 Hinduism 0.76 % 337
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 149,000 6,522,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Bhoksa India 59,000 59,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 1
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,500 90,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhotia Sikkim India 83,000 90,000 Buddhism 4.46 % 2
 Bhuiya India 1,968,000 1,981,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 39
 Bhumij India 1,120,000 1,149,000 Hinduism 0.94 % 22
 Bind Nepal 71,000 1,062,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Birhor India 21,000 22,000 Hinduism 6.18 % -
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 119,000 120,000 Buddhism 0.34 % 2
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) India 1,580,000 1,580,000 Hinduism 9.15 % -
Bori India 3,400 3,400 Christianity 78.58 % -
 Bote-Majhi Nepal 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.87 % 1
 Brahmin Bhutan 6,500 63,268,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin India 59,282,000 63,268,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 1186
 Brahmin Bhumihar Nepal 16,000 2,767,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Bohara Nepal 1,100 36,000 Hinduism 4.29 % 1
 Brahmin Gaur Nepal 7,200 2,992,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Joshi Nepal 2,000 356,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Kanaujia Nepal 6,200 4,179,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Khandelwal Nepal 1,900 274,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi Nepal 2,800 464,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Saraswat Nepal 2,700 574,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Terai Nepal 130,000 130,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 3
 Bru India 204,000 206,000 Hinduism 16.91 % -
Bujur India 2,500 2,500 Christianity 99.33 % -
Byansi Nepal 4,100 5,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chakhesang India 157,000 157,000 Christianity 99.27 % -
Chakma India 217,000 686,000 Buddhism 4.82 % 4
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 326,000 51,890,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 7
Chamling Nepal 6,300 6,300 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Chang India 65,000 65,000 Christianity 99.04 % -
 Chaudhari, tribal India 304,000 304,000 Hinduism 1.62 % 6
 Chenchu India 71,000 71,000 Hinduism 1.79 % 1
 Chepang, Tsepang Nepal 67,000 68,000 Hinduism 10.25 % -
 Chero India 187,000 192,000 Hinduism 0.13 % 4
 Chidimar Nepal 4,300 4,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chik Baraik India 118,000 123,000 Hinduism 2.34 % 2
 Chin Mara India 44,000 70,000 Christianity 99.32 % -
 Chothe India 3,700 3,700 Christianity 97.35 % -
 Christian India 871,000 1,144,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Danuwar Rai Nepal 81,000 81,000 Hinduism 0.49 % 2
 Darai Nepal 17,000 32,000 Hinduism 1.11 % 1
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 7,200 2,904,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) Nepal 20,000 1,419,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Deori India 53,000 53,000 Hinduism 0.45 % 1
Dhandi Nepal 1,900 1,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhangar Bharwad India 2,827,000 2,841,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 57
 Dhanuk Nepal 214,000 4,373,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Dharkar Nepal 2,600 166,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhimal Nepal 26,000 31,000 Hinduism 1.30 % 1
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 106,000 12,581,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) Nepal 6,900 2,162,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhodia India 681,000 688,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 14
 Dolpa Nepal 4,000 4,000 Buddhism 1.10 % 1
 Dom (Hindu traditions) Nepal 13,000 2,305,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) Nepal 203,000 5,343,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 4
 Dura India 3,100 8,200 Hinduism 1.31 % 1
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) Nepal 7,800 6,525,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gaddi India 665,000 712,000 Islam 0.01 % 13
 Gamit India 456,000 460,000 Hinduism 10.34 % -
 Gangte India 22,000 22,000 Christianity 95.92 % -
 Garo India 1,096,000 1,226,000 Christianity 95.60 % 80.00 % -
 Gharti India 22,000 137,000 Hinduism 3.93 % 1
 Gond India 13,982,000 13,988,000 Hinduism 0.82 % 280
 Gorait India 11,000 12,000 Hinduism 0.97 % 1
 Gosain Nepal 1,700 1,540,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gurung Bangladesh 900 625,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gurung Nepal 505,000 625,000 Buddhism 5.00 % 10
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 22,000 Buddhism 6.44 % -
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 400 Buddhism 4.01 % 1
 Hajam Nepal 36,000 4,504,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Hajang India 74,000 92,000 Hinduism 0.96 % 1
Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) Nepal 4,200 22,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 1
 Halba India 728,000 728,000 Hinduism 0.30 % 15
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 81,000 1,531,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Hayu Nepal 2,900 2,900 Hinduism 0.33 % 1
 Hmar India 98,000 98,000 Christianity 98.87 % -
 Ho India 1,074,000 1,142,000 Unknown 2.35 % 21
Hojai India 4,200 4,200 Hinduism 20.14 % -
 Illemei India 96,000 96,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
 Jad India 2,200 2,200 Buddhism 0.58 % 1
 Jamatia India 84,000 89,000 Hinduism 8.95 % -
Jatapu India 142,000 142,000 Hinduism 1.15 % 3
 Jaunsari India 93,000 93,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Jirel Nepal 5,500 5,500 Buddhism 4.38 % 1
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 900 3,754,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Juang India 47,000 47,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 1
 Kachari Dimasa India 145,000 157,000 Hinduism 6.10 % -
Kachari Sonwal India 280,000 281,000 Hinduism 2.67 % 6
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 53,000 8,213,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kahha India 53,000 53,000 Christianity 99.20 % -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) India 3,741,000 3,867,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 75
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 123,000 3,867,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 2
Kalwar Jaiswal Nepal 5,600 962,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kanaura India 52,000 52,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 1
 Kandha Gauda India 26,000 26,000 Hinduism 0.82 % 1
 Kandu Nepal 125,000 2,497,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 2
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 2,900 214,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Karmali India 120,000 123,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 2
 Kawar India 1,018,000 1,022,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 20
 Kawar Nepal 1,200 1,022,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Nepal 43,000 9,510,000 Hinduism 0.41 % 1
Khaling Nepal 1,500 1,500 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Khambu Bhutan 1,500 337,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Khambu India 335,000 337,000 Hinduism 4.24 % 7
 Kharwar India 516,000 525,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 10
 Khas Bhutan 1,000 81,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Khasi India 1,523,000 1,609,000 Christianity 83.52 % -
 Khatwa Nepal 99,000 371,000 Hinduism 0.10 % 2
 Khiamniungan India 62,000 73,000 Christianity 99.35 % -
 Kisan India 1,612,000 1,618,000 Hinduism 1.68 % 32
 Kisan Nepal 2,200 1,618,000 Hinduism 1.34 % 1
 Koch (Hindu traditions) India 67,000 188,000 Hinduism 0.44 % 1
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) India 8,138,000 8,442,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 163
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) Nepal 297,000 8,442,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 6
 Kokna India 1,081,000 1,081,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 22
 Kol India 1,757,000 1,759,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 35
Kolowar India 242,000 242,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 5
 Kom India 18,000 18,000 Christianity 98.93 % -
 Konda Dhora India 234,000 234,000 Hinduism 2.00 % 5
 Konyak India 240,000 242,000 Christianity 97.88 % -
 Kori India 287,000 310,000 Hinduism 0.90 % 6
 Korwa India 451,000 454,000 Hinduism 1.04 % 9
 Kui Khond India 1,835,000 1,840,000 Hinduism 9.09 % -
 Kuki Chin India 153,000 201,000 Christianity 91.08 % -
Kulung Nepal 27,000 27,000 Other / Small 0.29 % 1
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 62,000 15,721,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 1
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) India 18,825,000 19,121,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 376
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 224,000 19,121,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 4
 Lahaula India 2,900 6,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 1
 Lamkang India 7,900 7,900 Christianity 95.18 % -
 Larke Nepal 200 200 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lhomi India 1,600 4,400 Buddhism 7.94 % -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,100 4,400 Buddhism 0.89 % 1
 Loba Bhutan 2,300 4,900 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Loba Nepal 2,600 4,900 Buddhism 0.19 % 1
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) India 6,717,000 6,751,000 Hinduism 0.25 % 134
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 100,000 9,640,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
Lohara India 263,000 281,000 Hinduism 3.16 % 5
 Lotha India 177,000 177,000 Christianity 99.21 % -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) Nepal 68,000 3,279,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
 Magar Bhutan 2,900 2,181,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mahali India 82,000 82,000 Hinduism 3.35 % 2
 Mahli India 399,000 431,000 Hinduism 2.28 % 8
 Mahratta India 30,372,000 30,377,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 607
 Majhi Nepal 81,000 202,000 Hinduism 2.95 % 2
 Majhwar India 189,000 205,000 Hinduism 0.48 % 4
 Mali (Hindu traditions) Nepal 14,000 9,929,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 1
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) Nepal 168,000 3,453,000 Hinduism 0.24 % 3
Mallah Dhawa (Muslim traditions) Nepal 1,800 24,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Malto India 189,000 225,000 Hinduism 14.12 % -
 Maramei India 28,000 28,000 Christianity 98.90 % -
Maring India 27,000 27,000 Christianity 97.88 % -
 Mech India 54,000 60,000 Hinduism 27.34 % -
 Mech Nepal 4,800 60,000 Hinduism 1.72 % 1
 Meena India 4,645,000 4,645,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 93
Mewahang Nepal 3,800 3,800 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Miniyong India 5,700 5,700 Unknown 20.57 % -
 Miri India 686,000 686,000 Hinduism 1.11 % 14
Miyan Nepal 29,000 29,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mizo India 144,000 163,000 Christianity 98.49 % 95.00 % -
Mizo Fanai India 14,000 14,000 Christianity 99.23 % 95.00 % -
Mizo Lushai India 562,000 564,000 Christianity 98.79 % 94.00 % -
 Monpa India 44,000 146,000 Buddhism 0.98 % 1
 Monpa Dirang India 7,200 7,400 Buddhism 0.77 % 1
 Munda India 3,665,000 3,813,000 Hinduism 20.34 % -
 Murao (Hindu traditions) Nepal 1,700 2,374,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Murasing India 14,000 15,000 Hinduism 0.88 % 1
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 228,000 2,998,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 5
 Naga India 19,000 19,000 Christianity 76.64 % -
 Naga, Anal India 23,000 23,000 Christianity 98.17 % -
 Naga, Kacha India 67,000 67,000 Christianity 97.28 % -
Naga, Poumai India 129,000 129,000 Christianity 99.00 % -
 Naga, Tangkhul India 199,000 204,000 Christianity 98.08 % -
Naga, Tangsa India 15,000 83,000 Christianity 62.53 % -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) India 151,000 169,000 Hinduism 0.60 % 3
 Nai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 115,000 11,900,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 2
 Nau Buddh India 1,573,000 1,573,000 Buddhism 0.23 % 31
 Newah Nepal 1,284,000 1,455,000 Hinduism 0.92 % 26
 Nissi India 39,000 39,000 Christianity 52.94 % -
 Oraon India 4,427,000 4,590,000 Hinduism 26.40 % -
 Paite (Christian traditions) India 80,000 80,000 Christianity 98.76 % -
Paite Simte India 7,900 7,900 Christianity 98.61 % -
Pangwala India 18,000 18,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 1
 Pardhan India 317,000 317,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 6
 Pardhi India 354,000 354,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 7
Parhaiya India 42,000 45,000 Hinduism 0.58 % 1
 Parja India 490,000 490,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 10
Pasi India 1,000 1,000 Unknown 10.38 % -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 3,900 7,589,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pawi India 53,000 53,000 Christianity 98.62 % -
 Pinjara Nepal 17,000 3,599,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pochury India 23,000 23,000 Christianity 98.93 % -
 Puroik India 4,500 5,000 Unknown 46.40 % -
 Qassab Nepal 1,600 2,151,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Qazi Nepal 9,900 750,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rabha India 369,000 371,000 Hinduism 5.23 % -
 Rai Bhutan 3,100 730,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) India 5,209,000 6,896,000 Hinduism 0.51 % 104
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 112,000 6,896,000 Hinduism 5.40 % -
 Rajbhar Nepal 11,000 86,000 Hinduism 1.06 % 1
Rajdhob Nepal 13,000 17,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Raji Nepal 4,600 6,200 Hinduism 2.38 % 1
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) India 45,473,000 45,558,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 909
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) Nepal 37,000 45,558,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) Nepal 17,000 19,980,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajput Khasiya India 131,000 131,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Raute Nepal 900 2,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rengma India 68,000 68,000 Christianity 98.79 % -
 Rongkup Bhutan 3,100 82,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rongkup India 75,000 82,000 Buddhism 25.71 % -
 Rongkup Nepal 3,900 82,000 Buddhism 3.56 % 1
 Rongmei India 99,000 99,000 Christianity 92.19 % -
Sampang Nepal 1,500 1,500 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sangtam India 76,000 76,000 Christianity 99.27 % -
 Santal India 7,409,000 8,108,000 Hinduism 5.00 % 148
 Saora India 982,000 985,000 Hinduism 15.59 % -
Sauria Paharia India 52,000 57,000 Hinduism 46.85 % -
 Sayyid Nepal 64,000 15,638,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sema India 245,000 245,000 Christianity 99.33 % -
 Shaikh India 85,075,000 236,190,000 Islam 0.00 % 1701
 Shaikh Nepal 794,000 236,190,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 16
 Shaikh Qureshi Nepal 16,000 7,878,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,500 3,800 Buddhism 0.74 % 1
 Sherpa Bhutan 10,000 157,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa Nepal 107,000 157,000 Buddhism 4.24 % 2
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 2,500 2,500 Buddhism 1.38 % 1
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) India 7,683,000 7,775,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 154
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 64,000 7,775,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 1
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) Nepal 91,000 1,660,000 Hinduism 0.44 % 2
 Sunuwar Nepal 55,000 138,000 Hinduism 2.60 % 1
Tagin India 63,000 63,000 Unknown 12.11 % -
 Tai Man India 5,800 4,582,000 Buddhism 21.97 % -
 Tajpuriya Nepal 19,000 19,000 Hinduism 1.30 % 1
 Tamang Bangladesh 800 1,728,000 Buddhism 1.97 % 1
 Tamang Nepal 1,489,000 1,728,000 Buddhism 5.00 % 30
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) Nepal 78,000 2,186,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) Nepal 102,000 4,885,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 2
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Nepal 359,000 19,074,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 7
Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) Nepal 12,000 543,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thadou India 217,000 217,000 Christianity 97.89 % -
 Thakali Marphali Nepal 1,900 1,900 Buddhism 1.79 % 1
Thakali Tin Gaule Nepal 500 500 Buddhism 1.06 % 1
Thakkar India 584,000 589,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 12
Thakuria Nepal 2,400 12,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thami Nepal 28,000 31,000 Hinduism 0.87 % 1
 Tharu India 456,000 2,144,000 Hinduism 1.50 % 9
 Tharu Nepal 1,688,000 2,144,000 Hinduism 3.41 % 34
 Tharu Rana Nepal 202,000 215,000 Hinduism 1.08 % 4
Thulung Nepal 3,300 3,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan, Bhotia Nepal 2,600 1,072,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tipra India 631,000 757,000 Hinduism 8.31 % -
 Tiwa India 256,000 256,000 Hinduism 1.71 % 5
 Tokpegola Nepal 1,500 1,500 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uchai India 2,600 14,000 Christianity 68.95 % -
 Vaiphei India 46,000 53,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) Nepal 5,500 5,008,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Walang Nepal 1,200 7,400 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Walang, Bantawa Bhutan 3,800 7,400 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Wancho India 65,000 65,000 Christianity 89.59 % -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) India 58,708,000 59,972,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 1174
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Nepal 1,024,000 59,972,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 20
 Yadav Dhindhor Nepal 15,000 1,551,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Yadav Gaoli Nepal 79,000 5,112,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Yadav Rawat Nepal 9,200 1,448,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yakha India 5,800 30,000 Other / Small 6.75 % -
 Yakha Nepal 24,000 30,000 Other / Small 0.72 % 1
 Yakthumba Nepal 376,000 521,000 Other / Small 2.69 % 8
Yamphu Nepal 6,700 6,700 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yehlmo Nepal 10,000 10,000 Buddhism 0.99 % 1
 Yenadi India 675,000 675,000 Hinduism 0.81 % 13
Yimchungra India 68,000 68,000 Christianity 99.32 % -
 Zeliang India 104,000 104,000 Christianity 93.66 % -
  Totals:  313         232       8,454

Language Alternate Names
Baitadeli (Baitadi)
Bajura
Bajurali
Bajurali (Bajura)
Darchulali
Darchulali (Darjula)
Darchuli (Darjula)
Darjula
Eastern Pahadi
Eastern Pahari
Gorkhali
Gurkhali
Khaskura
Lhotshammikha
Nepalese
Parbate
Parbatiya

Dialects
Acchami
Achhami
Baitadeli
Baitadi
Bajhangi
Bajurali
Bheri
Bhutan
Dailekhi
Darchulali
Darchulee
Darchuli
Darjeeling
Gandakeli
Gorkhali
Humli
Kalikot
Kathmandu
Nepali
Palpa
Pokhara
Purbeli
Soradi

Dialect Alternate Names
Acchami
Bahasa Nepal
Bhasa Purbi
Khas
Khas Kura
Nepalais
Nepalees
Nepali: Acchami
Nepali: Achhami
Nepali: Baitadi
Nepali: Bajhangi
Nepali: Bajurali
Nepali: Bhutan
Nepali: Darchulee
Nepali: Darjeeling
Nepali: Kalikot
Nepali: Kathmandu
Nepali: Pokhara
Nepali: Pokhra
Parbati Bhasa
Pokhra
Purbi
Purwi
Purwi/Purbi
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1850-1961
New Testament 1821-2010
Complete Bible 1914-2004
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
Bible.com (YouVersion)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
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Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Following Jesus (India, JF Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Nepali
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video New Way - Naya Goreto (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video
Film / Video Until We Met (Indigitube.tv)
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible: नेपाली - Nepali
Text / Printed Matter Bibles, Bible League
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter International Bible Society
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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