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16,915,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

81

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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Adibasi Janajati Nepal 1,100 1,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Badhi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 36,000 117,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baha'i Nepal 1,100 25,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 224,000 3,894,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 4
 Baramu Nepal 7,400 7,400 Hinduism 0.25 % 1
Bardai Nepal 800 7,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhoi (Muslim traditions) Nepal 200 14,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhote Nepal 12,000 12,000 Buddhism 1.40 % 1
 Bhotia India 113,000 113,000 Buddhism 4.90 % 2
 Brahmin Nepal 3,156,000 62,164,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 63
 Brahmin Hill Nepal 3,020,000 3,020,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 60
 Byansi India 900 4,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chepang India 1,000 65,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chhantyal Nepal 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 2.57 % 1
 Chhetri Bhutan 4,200 4,360,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chhetri India 245,000 4,360,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 5
 Chhetri Nepal 4,111,000 4,360,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 82
 Christian Nepal 700 1,516,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Churaute Nepal 2,300 2,300 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darjee Bhutan 1,900 493,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darjee India 49,000 493,000 Hinduism 2.90 % 1
 Darjee Nepal 442,000 493,000 Hinduism 1.07 % 9
Devhar Nepal 900 17,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dura Nepal 5,000 8,100 Hinduism 3.06 % 1
Gandharva India 500 7,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gandharva Nepal 6,600 7,100 Hinduism 2.74 % 1
 Gangai India 4,600 41,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gangai Nepal 36,000 41,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gharti Nepal 111,000 133,000 Hinduism 1.07 % 2
 Gurung Bhutan 10,000 605,000 Buddhism 2.08 % 1
 Gurung India 107,000 605,000 Hinduism 13.21 % -
Hudke Nepal 100 100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kamar Nepal 1,500 32,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kami Bhutan 800 1,276,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kami India 96,000 1,276,000 Hinduism 2.39 % 2
 Kami Nepal 1,179,000 1,276,000 Hinduism 1.56 % 24
Khambu Nepal 700 333,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Khas India 64,000 81,000 Hinduism 9.02 % -
 Khas Nepal 16,000 81,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kumal India 3,600 117,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kumal Nepal 113,000 117,000 Hinduism 2.29 % 2
Kusunda Nepal 300 300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Magar India 343,000 2,116,000 Hinduism 5.20 % -
 Magar Nepal 1,769,000 2,116,000 Hinduism 2.28 % 35
 Mugal Nepal 300 300 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nepalese, Gurkha Brunei 1,600 708,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.80 % 1
 Nepali, general United Arab Emirates 98,000 708,000 Hinduism 0.40 % 0.20 % 2
 Nepali, general Myanmar (Burma) 293,000 708,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.70 % 6
 Nepali, general Canada 8,100 708,000 Hinduism 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Nepali, general China, Hong Kong 16,000 708,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Nepali, general New Zealand 2,600 708,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.70 % 1
 Nepali, general United States 57,000 708,000 Hinduism 3.00 % 2.80 % -
 Nepali, general Malaysia 232,000 708,000 Hinduism 2.00 % 1.80 % 5
 Newah Bhutan 3,600 1,408,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Newah Bangladesh 1,300 1,408,000 Hinduism 3.03 % 1
 Newah India 164,000 1,408,000 Hinduism 2.01 % 3
 Pahari Nepal 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 2.52 % 1
Phri Nepal 600 1,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rai India 124,000 708,000 Hinduism 12.88 % -
 Rai Nepal 580,000 708,000 Other / Small 5.57 % -
Sarbaria Nepal 3,000 3,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sarki Bhutan 1,600 381,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sarki Bangladesh 700 381,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sarki India 27,000 381,000 Hinduism 2.67 % 1
 Sarki Nepal 352,000 381,000 Hinduism 2.14 % 7
 Sherpa India 38,000 152,000 Buddhism 15.93 % -
 Silpkar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 57,000 971,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Siyar Nepal 500 500 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sunuwar India 82,000 135,000 Hinduism 3.02 % 2
 Tamang Bhutan 9,000 1,674,000 Buddhism 3.59 % 1
 Tamang India 228,000 1,674,000 Buddhism 6.19 % -
 Tangbe Nepal 600 600 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thakali India 1,500 13,000 Hinduism 3.06 % 1
 Thakali Nepal 11,000 13,000 Hinduism 4.41 % 1
 Thakuri India 33,000 431,000 Hinduism 0.55 % 1
 Thakuri Nepal 398,000 431,000 Hinduism 1.57 % 8
 Thami India 2,400 30,000 Hinduism 1.01 % 1
Tharu Khawas Nepal 1,500 1,500 Hinduism 1.94 % 1
 Yakha Bhutan 200 29,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yakthumba, Limbu Bhutan 1,700 507,000 Other / Small 3.75 % 1
 Yakthumba, Limbu India 142,000 507,000 Hinduism 9.54 % -
  Totals:  81           71     375
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Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Adi India 68,000 72,000 Unknown 21.03 % -
 Ahar Nepal 1,900 1,426,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Amat Nepal 2,800 271,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Angami India 156,000 156,000 Christianity 98.67 % -
 Ansari Nepal 41,000 16,369,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Ao India 230,000 230,000 Christianity 99.07 % -
 Arakh Nepal 600 586,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Arleng India 494,000 495,000 Hinduism 19.74 % -
Asur India 31,000 32,000 Hinduism 8.57 % -
 Ath Pahariya Nepal 5,600 5,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 31,000 6,452,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 1
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) Nepal 2,200 669,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baha'i India 13,000 25,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bahing Nepal 2,700 2,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) Nepal 15,000 825,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bahra Gaunle Nepal 400 400 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baiga India 565,000 568,000 Hinduism 0.22 % 11
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) Nepal 24,000 97,000 Hinduism 0.54 % 1
 Bania Bhutan 3,800 28,965,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania Nepal 131,000 28,965,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Bania Agarwal Nepal 17,000 4,942,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bankariya Nepal 500 500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bantar Nepal 52,000 186,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bantawa Nepal 4,200 4,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bari (Hindu traditions) Nepal 8,800 632,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) Nepal 22,000 573,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bedia (Muslim traditions) Nepal 2,000 31,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) Nepal 7,000 45,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) Nepal 600 215,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhil India 16,673,000 17,130,000 Hinduism 0.76 % 333
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 144,000 6,440,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Bhoi Mallah Mewat Nepal 7,000 606,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bhoksa India 58,000 58,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,000 89,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhotia Sikkim India 83,000 89,000 Buddhism 4.44 % 2
 Bhumij India 1,107,000 1,135,000 Hinduism 1.02 % 22
 Bind Nepal 69,000 1,054,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Birhor India 20,000 21,000 Hinduism 5.61 % -
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 113,000 114,000 Buddhism 0.35 % 2
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) India 1,566,000 1,566,000 Hinduism 9.20 % -
 Bote-Majhi Nepal 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.87 % 1
 Brahmin Bhutan 6,000 62,164,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin India 58,307,000 62,164,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 1166
 Brahmin Bhumihar Nepal 16,000 2,739,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Bohara Nepal 1,100 36,000 Hinduism 4.29 % 1
 Brahmin Gaur Nepal 7,000 2,970,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Joshi Nepal 1,900 356,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Kanaujia Nepal 5,900 4,157,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Khandelwal Nepal 1,800 271,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi Nepal 2,800 459,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Saraswat Nepal 2,600 570,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Terai Nepal 126,000 126,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 3
 Byansi Nepal 3,900 4,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chakhesang India 155,000 155,000 Christianity 99.27 % -
Chakma India 215,000 673,000 Buddhism 4.85 % 4
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 314,000 47,455,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 6
Chang India 64,000 64,000 Christianity 98.94 % -
 Chepang, Tsepang Nepal 64,000 65,000 Hinduism 10.25 % -
 Chero India 156,000 161,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 3
 Chidimar Nepal 4,200 4,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chik Baraik India 116,000 121,000 Hinduism 2.34 % 2
 Christian India 1,203,000 1,516,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Danuwar Rai Nepal 79,000 79,000 Hinduism 0.49 % 2
 Darai Nepal 17,000 29,000 Hinduism 1.11 % 1
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 7,000 2,892,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) Nepal 19,000 1,431,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Deori India 52,000 52,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 1
Dhandi Nepal 1,800 1,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhanuk Nepal 206,000 4,377,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Dharkar Nepal 2,500 140,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhimal Nepal 25,000 30,000 Hinduism 1.30 % 1
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 103,000 12,080,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) Nepal 6,600 2,185,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dom (Hindu traditions) Nepal 13,000 2,165,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dura India 3,100 8,100 Hinduism 1.29 % 1
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) Nepal 196,000 5,755,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 4
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) Nepal 7,500 6,482,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Garo India 1,084,000 1,211,000 Christianity 95.60 % -
 Gharti India 22,000 133,000 Hinduism 3.90 % 1
 Gond India 14,074,000 14,080,000 Hinduism 0.80 % 281
 Gosain Nepal 1,600 1,540,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gurung Bangladesh 800 605,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gurung Nepal 487,000 605,000 Buddhism 5.15 % -
Gurung Ghale Nepal 21,000 21,000 Buddhism 6.44 % -
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 400 Buddhism 4.01 % 1
 Hajam Nepal 34,000 4,525,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Hajang India 74,000 92,000 Hinduism 0.95 % 1
 Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) Nepal 4,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 1
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 79,000 1,534,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Haomei India 66,000 66,000 Christianity 97.28 % -
 Hayu Nepal 2,800 2,800 Hinduism 0.33 % 1
 Hmar India 97,000 97,000 Christianity 98.87 % -
 Ho India 1,062,000 1,128,000 Unknown 2.37 % 21
Hojai India 4,200 4,200 Hinduism 20.37 % -
 Illemei India 95,000 95,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
 Jad India 2,200 2,200 Buddhism 0.58 % 1
 Jaunsari India 92,000 92,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Jirel Nepal 5,300 5,300 Buddhism 4.38 % 1
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 900 3,731,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Juang India 47,000 47,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 1
 Kachari Dimasa India 143,000 154,000 Hinduism 6.08 % -
Kachari Sonwal India 275,000 276,000 Hinduism 2.67 % 6
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 51,000 8,140,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kahha India 53,000 53,000 Christianity 99.20 % -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) India 3,717,000 3,839,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 74
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 119,000 3,839,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 2
 Kalwar Jaiswal Nepal 5,300 957,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kalwar Sunri Nepal 7,600 590,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kanaura India 52,000 52,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 1
 Kandu Nepal 120,000 2,468,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 2
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 2,800 213,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kawar India 976,000 980,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 20
 Kawar Nepal 1,200 980,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Nepal 42,000 9,524,000 Hinduism 0.41 % 1
Khaling Nepal 1,400 1,400 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Khambu Bhutan 1,400 333,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Khambu India 331,000 333,000 Hinduism 4.23 % 7
 Kharwar India 560,000 569,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 11
 Khas Bhutan 900 81,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Khasi India 1,506,000 1,589,000 Christianity 83.53 % -
 Khatwa Nepal 96,000 365,000 Hinduism 0.10 % 2
 Khiamniungan India 61,000 72,000 Christianity 99.29 % -
 Kisan India 1,607,000 1,613,000 Hinduism 1.67 % 32
 Kisan Nepal 2,100 1,613,000 Hinduism 1.34 % 1
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) India 8,038,000 8,331,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 161
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) Nepal 287,000 8,331,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 6
 Kokna India 1,070,000 1,070,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 21
Kolowar India 238,000 238,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 5
 Konyak India 237,000 239,000 Christianity 97.88 % -
 Kori India 2,554,000 2,576,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 51
 Korwa India 444,000 446,000 Hinduism 1.09 % 9
 Kuki Chin India 133,000 173,000 Christianity 91.20 % -
Kulung Nepal 26,000 26,000 Other / Small 0.29 % 1
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 59,000 15,702,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 1
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) India 18,684,000 18,972,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 374
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 217,000 18,972,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 4
 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 2,200 4,700 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Loba Nepal 2,500 4,700 Buddhism 0.19 % 1
Lodha (Hindu traditions, tribal) India 125,000 125,000 Hinduism 11.29 % -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 97,000 9,577,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
Lohara India 261,000 279,000 Hinduism 3.13 % 5
 Lotha India 175,000 175,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) Nepal 65,000 3,231,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
 Magar Bhutan 2,700 2,116,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mahali India 81,000 81,000 Hinduism 3.34 % 2
 Mahli India 400,000 431,000 Hinduism 2.25 % 8
 Majhi India 119,000 197,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 2
 Majhi Nepal 78,000 197,000 Hinduism 2.95 % 2
 Majhwar India 184,000 199,000 Hinduism 0.49 % 4
 Mali (Hindu traditions) Nepal 14,000 9,909,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 1
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) Nepal 162,000 3,404,000 Hinduism 0.24 % 3
Mallah Dhawa (Hindu traditions) Nepal 1,800 24,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Malto India 187,000 222,000 Hinduism 14.11 % -
 Maramei India 27,000 27,000 Christianity 98.90 % -
 Marma India 46,000 239,000 Buddhism 0.39 % 1
 Mech India 54,000 60,000 Hinduism 27.35 % -
 Mech Nepal 4,600 60,000 Hinduism 1.72 % 1
Mewahang Nepal 3,700 3,700 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Miyan Nepal 29,000 29,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mizo India 142,000 161,000 Christianity 98.50 % -
Mizo Fanai India 14,000 14,000 Christianity 99.23 % -
Mizo Lushai India 559,000 561,000 Christianity 98.84 % -
 Monpa India 40,000 135,000 Buddhism 0.94 % 1
 Munda India 3,637,000 3,781,000 Hinduism 20.43 % -
 Murao (Hindu traditions) Nepal 1,700 2,335,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 220,000 3,221,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 4
 Naga Tangkhul India 197,000 202,000 Christianity 98.08 % -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) India 147,000 164,000 Hinduism 0.61 % 3
 Nai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 111,000 11,833,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 2
 Nau Buddh India 192,000 192,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Newah Nepal 1,239,000 1,408,000 Hinduism 0.92 % 25
 Nissi India 39,000 39,000 Christianity 53.14 % -
 Oraon India 4,411,000 4,570,000 Hinduism 26.43 % -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 3,700 7,720,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pawi India 52,000 52,000 Christianity 98.62 % -
 Pinjara Nepal 16,000 3,491,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pochury India 23,000 23,000 Christianity 98.93 % -
Poumai India 127,000 127,000 Christianity 99.00 % -
 Qassab Nepal 1,600 2,167,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Qazi Nepal 9,500 743,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rabha India 365,000 367,000 Hinduism 5.26 % -
 Rai Bhutan 2,900 708,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 108,000 6,517,000 Hinduism 5.40 % -
 Rajbhar Nepal 10,000 84,000 Hinduism 1.04 % 1
Rajdhob Nepal 13,000 17,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Raji Nepal 4,400 6,400 Hinduism 2.38 % 1
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) India 45,070,000 45,151,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 901
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) Nepal 16,000 20,001,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajput Khasiya India 130,000 130,000 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 2,900 81,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rongkup India 74,000 81,000 Buddhism 25.68 % -
 Rongkup Nepal 3,800 81,000 Buddhism 3.56 % 1
Sampang Nepal 1,400 1,400 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sangtam India 75,000 75,000 Christianity 99.24 % -
 Santal India 7,532,000 8,212,000 Hinduism 5.77 % -
 Saora India 970,000 973,000 Hinduism 16.71 % -
Sauria Paharia India 52,000 57,000 Hinduism 46.85 % -
 Sayyid Nepal 62,000 16,885,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sema India 243,000 243,000 Christianity 99.33 % -
 Shaikh India 84,587,000 232,851,000 Islam 0.00 % 1692
 Shaikh Nepal 767,000 232,851,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 15
 Shaikh Qureshi Nepal 16,000 8,752,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa Bhutan 9,700 152,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa Nepal 103,000 152,000 Buddhism 4.24 % 2
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 2,400 2,400 Buddhism 1.38 % 1
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) India 7,674,000 7,761,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 153
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 61,000 7,761,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 1
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) Nepal 87,000 1,501,000 Hinduism 0.44 % 2
 Sunuwar Nepal 53,000 135,000 Hinduism 2.60 % 1
 Tajpuriya Nepal 18,000 18,000 Hinduism 1.30 % 1
 Tamang Bangladesh 800 1,674,000 Buddhism 1.97 % 1
 Tamang Nepal 1,436,000 1,674,000 Buddhism 6.62 % -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) Nepal 76,000 2,137,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) Nepal 99,000 4,965,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 2
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Nepal 346,000 19,027,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 7
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) Nepal 12,000 567,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thadou India 215,000 215,000 Christianity 97.89 % -
 Thakali Marphali Nepal 1,800 1,800 Buddhism 1.79 % 1
Thakali Tin Gaule Nepal 400 400 Buddhism 1.06 % 1
 Thakkar India 578,000 584,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 12
Thakuria Nepal 2,300 12,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thami Nepal 27,000 30,000 Hinduism 0.87 % 1
 Tharu India 508,000 2,137,000 Hinduism 1.31 % 10
 Tharu Nepal 1,629,000 2,137,000 Hinduism 3.41 % 33
 Tharu Rana India 12,000 207,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tharu Rana Nepal 195,000 207,000 Hinduism 1.08 % 4
Thulung Nepal 3,200 3,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan, Bhotia Nepal 2,500 1,079,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tipera India 624,000 746,000 Hinduism 8.31 % -
 Tokpegola Nepal 1,400 1,400 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) Nepal 5,300 6,951,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Walang Nepal 1,200 7,200 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Walang, Bantawa Bhutan 3,500 7,200 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) India 58,008,000 59,231,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 1160
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Nepal 989,000 59,231,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 20
 Yadav Dhindhor Nepal 15,000 1,534,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yadav Gaoli Nepal 76,000 5,056,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Yadav Rawat Nepal 8,800 1,432,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yakha India 5,800 29,000 Other / Small 6.71 % -
 Yakha Nepal 23,000 29,000 Other / Small 0.72 % 1
 Yakthumba, Limbu Nepal 363,000 507,000 Other / Small 2.69 % 7
Yamphu Nepal 6,500 6,500 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yehlmo Nepal 9,900 9,900 Buddhism 0.99 % 1
 Yimchungra India 67,000 67,000 Christianity 99.30 % -
  Totals:  249           195     6,884

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
Bajureli
Bheri
Bhutan
Dadeldhuri
Dailekhi
Darchulali
Darchulee
Darchuleli
Darchuli
Darjeeling
Gandakeli
Gorkhali
Humli
Kalikot
Kathmandu
Nepali
Palpa
Pokhara
Purbeli
Soradi

Dialect Alternate Names
Acchami
Bahasa Nepal
Bajura
Bhasa Purbi
Darjula
Eastern Pahari
Gorkhali
Gurkhali
Khas
Khas Kura
Khaskura
Nepalais
Nepalees
Nepalese
Nepali: Acchami
Nepali: Achhami
Nepali: Baitadi
Nepali: Bajhangi
Nepali: Bajurali
Nepali: Bhutan
Nepali: Darchulee
Nepali: Darjeeling
Nepali: Gorkhali
Nepali: Kalikot
Nepali: Kathmandu
Nepali: Palpa
Nepali: Pokhara
Nepali: Pokhra
Parbate
Parbati Bhasa
Parbatiya
Pokhra
Purbi
Purwi
Purwi/Purbi

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New Testament 1821-2010
Complete Bible 1914-2004
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
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)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video
Film / Video Until We Met
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Comic Book Version (SuperBible)
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 Jesus Messiah comic book
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed Matter The Ancient Path (Nepali)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets