Language:  Nepali Find language 

Estimated Global Speakers

17,031,000

People Group's Primary Language

84

Scripture Status

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Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Indigenous
Adibasi Janajati Nepal 1,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Badhi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 37,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baha'i Nepal 1,100 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bahra Gaunle Nepal 400 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 232,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 4
 Baramu Nepal 7,700 Hinduism 0.25 % 1
Bardai Nepal 900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhoi (Muslim traditions) Nepal 200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhote Nepal 13,000 Buddhism 1.40 % 1
 Bhotia (Hindu traditions) India 117,000 Hinduism 4.59 % 2
 Brahmin Nepal 3,275,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 65
 Brahmin Hill Nepal 3,137,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 62
Byansi India 900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chepang India 1,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chhantyal Nepal 12,000 Hinduism 2.57 % 1
 Chhetri Bhutan 4,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chhetri India 271,000 Hinduism 0.11 % 5
 Chhetri Nepal 4,278,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 85
 Christian Nepal 700 Christianity 100.00 % -
Churaute Nepal 2,400 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darjee Bhutan 2,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darjee India 69,000 Hinduism 2.84 % 1
 Darjee Nepal 458,000 Hinduism 1.07 % 9
Devhar Nepal 900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dura Nepal 5,100 Hinduism 3.06 % 1
Gandharva India 500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gandharva Nepal 6,800 Hinduism 2.74 % 1
 Gangai India 4,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gangai Nepal 37,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gharti Nepal 115,000 Hinduism 1.07 % 2
 Gurung Bhutan 11,000 Buddhism 2.08 % 0.02 % 1
 Gurung India 108,000 Hinduism 13.04 % -
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 Buddhism 6.40 % -
Hudke Nepal 100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kamar Nepal 1,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kami Bhutan 800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kami India 139,000 Hinduism 3.26 % 2
 Kami Nepal 1,223,000 Hinduism 1.56 % 24
Khambu Nepal 700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Khas India 65,000 Hinduism 4.56 % 1
 Khas Nepal 16,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kumal India 3,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kumal Nepal 118,000 Hinduism 2.29 % 2
Kusunda Nepal 300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Magar India 343,000 Hinduism 5.03 % -
 Magar Nepal 1,837,000 Hinduism 2.28 % 36
 Mugal Nepal 300 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nepalese, Gurkha Brunei 1,600 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.80 % 1
 Nepali, general United Arab Emirates 164,000 Hinduism 0.40 % 0.20 % 3
 Nepali, general Myanmar (Burma) 294,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.70 % 5
 Nepali, general Canada 8,000 Hinduism 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Nepali, general China, Hong Kong 16,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Nepali, general Malaysia 234,000 Hinduism 2.00 % 1.80 % 4
 Nepali, general New Zealand 2,600 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.70 % 1
 Nepali, general United States 56,000 Hinduism 3.00 % 2.80 % -
 Newah Bhutan 3,800 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Newah India 167,000 Hinduism 1.95 % 3
 Newah Bangladesh 1,300 Hinduism 3.03 % 1
 Pahari Nepal 13,000 Hinduism 2.52 % 1
 Paharia India 16,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Phri Nepal 600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rai India 125,000 Hinduism 12.50 % -
 Rai Nepal 602,000 Other / Small 5.57 % -
Sarbaria Nepal 3,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sarki Bangladesh 700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sarki Bhutan 1,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sarki India 40,000 Hinduism 3.36 % 1
 Sarki Nepal 365,000 Hinduism 2.14 % 7
 Sherpa India 38,000 Buddhism 15.95 % -
 Silpkar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 59,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Siyar Nepal 500 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sunuwar India 83,000 Hinduism 2.99 % 1
 Tamang Bhutan 9,600 Buddhism 3.59 % 3.00 % -
 Tamang India 230,000 Buddhism 9.00 % -
Tangbe Nepal 600 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thakali India 1,500 Hinduism 2.09 % 1
 Thakali Nepal 11,000 Hinduism 4.41 % 1
 Thakuri India 33,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 1
 Thakuri Nepal 413,000 Hinduism 1.57 % 8
 Thami India 2,500 Hinduism 0.21 % 1
Tharu Khawas Nepal 1,500 Hinduism 1.94 % 1
 Yakha Bhutan 200 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yakthumba Bhutan 1,900 Other / Small 3.75 % 3.30 % -
 Yakthumba India 144,000 Hinduism 14.26 % -
  Totals:  84     72       382  


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 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 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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