Religion: Hinduism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

1,187,946,000

% of World Population

15.2 %

People Groups

2,492

Unreached Groups

2,289 (91.9 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Scripture
Status
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Hadi Nepal 2,200 Maithili Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Jat (Hindu traditions) Nepal 1,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Kumal Nepal 117,000 Nepali Hinduism 2.29 % Complete Bible 2
 Majhi Nepal 81,000 Maithili Hinduism 2.95 % New Testament 2
 Newah Nepal 1,284,000 Newar Hinduism 0.91 % New Testament 26
 Munda, Horo Nepal 2,200 Maithili Hinduism 5.45 % New Testament -
 Oraon, Dhangar Nepal 38,000 Kurux Hinduism 2.94 % Complete Bible 1
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 112,000 Rajbanshi Hinduism 5.40 % New Testament -
Raji Nepal 4,600 Raji Hinduism 2.38 % Translation Needed 1
 Santal (Sawntal) Nepal 50,000 Santhali Hinduism 7.00 % Complete Bible -
 Thami Nepal 28,000 Thangmi Hinduism 0.87 % New Testament 1
 Tharu Nepal 1,690,000 Tharu, Dangaura Hinduism 3.41 % New Testament 34
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Nepal 1,025,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.03 % New Testament 20
 Ahar Nepal 2,000 Awadhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Amat Nepal 2,900 Maithili Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Apapanthi Nepal 200 Awadhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Arakh Nepal 600 Awadhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Badhi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 37,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 237,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.05 % Complete Bible 5
 Bari (Hindu traditions) Nepal 9,100 Maithili Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Bania Nepal 137,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 3
 Bantar Nepal 54,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Bardai Nepal 900 Nepali Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 32,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.15 % New Testament 1
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) Nepal 23,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Totals: 2,492 Peoples   1,187,946,000     2,289       24,259
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