CountryNepal

State:

  

Bagmati

District:

  

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Number of People Groups

183

Unreached People Groups

176

Total Population

4,397,000

Buddhist

18.4 %

Christian

2.4 %

Hindu

77.8 %

Muslim

0.5 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.9 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Adibasi Janajati 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Ahar 100 Awadhi 100 - - - - -
Amat 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Ansari 1,500 Urdu - 1,500 - - - -
 Apapanthi 60 Awadhi 60 - - - - -
 Arakh 200 Awadhi 200 - - - - -
 Ath Pahariya 20 Athpariya 20 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Nepali 3,100 - - - - -
 Baha'i 100 Nepali - - - - - 100
Bahing 60 Bahing 60 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 35,000 Nepali 35,000 - - 60 - 400
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) 3,400 Maithili 3,400 - - 20 - -
 Bania 5,600 Maithili 4,900 - - - - 700
 Bania, Agarwal 1,600 Bhojpuri 1,300 - - - - 300
 Bania, Mahesri 400 Marwari 400 - - - - -
 Bania, Oswal 500 Marwari 300 - - - - 300
 Bantar 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
Bantawa 300 Bantawa 300 - - - - -
 Barhamu 600 Nepali 500 - 40 - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Maithili 1,500 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
Bedia (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
Beg 20 Bengali - 20 - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 400 Awadhi 400 - - - - -
 Bhar 500 Bhojpuri 500 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 80 Awadhi 80 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Bhote 2,500 Nepali 600 - 1,900 40 - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 30,000 Sherpa - - 27,000 2,700 - 200
 Bind 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
 Bote-Majhi 100 Bote 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin 714,000 Nepali 709,000 - - 60 - 4,800
Brahmin, Hill 710,000 Nepali 705,000 - - 60 - 4,600
 Brahmin, Terai 3,600 Maithili 3,400 - - - - 200
Byansi 40 Humla 40 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Maithili 1,100 - - 60 - -
Chamling 500 Chamling 100 - - - - 400
 Chepang, Tsepang 15,000 Chepang 10,000 - 2,000 2,600 - -
 Chhantyal 800 Nepali 500 - 300 40 - -
 Chhetri 664,000 Nepali 653,000 - 6,500 2,100 - 1,400
 Chidimar 30 Bhojpuri 30 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 400 Nepali - - - 400 - -
Churaute 300 Nepali - 300 - - - -
 Danuwar Rai 14,000 Danuwar 14,000 - - 70 - -
 Darai 1,000 Darai 1,000 - - 20 - -
 Darjee 40,000 Nepali 39,000 - 50 500 - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 400 Maithili 400 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
Devhar 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 2,400 Maithili 2,400 - - - - -
 Dhimal 900 Dhimal 900 - - 40 - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 800 Maithili 800 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Dolpa 50 Sherpa - - 50 - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) 700 Maithili 700 - - - - -
 Dura 300 Nepali 100 - 200 - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Gaddi 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Gandharva 400 Nepali 400 - 20 - - -
 Gangai 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Gharti 17,000 Nepali 17,000 - - 200 - -
 Gonrhi 80 Bhojpuri 80 - - - - -
 Goriya (Hindu traditions) 60 Awadhi 60 - - - - -
 Gosain 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Gurung 77,000 Gurung 2,000 - 66,000 8,500 - 600
Gurung Ghale 12,000 Ghale, Southern 200 - 10,000 1,000 - 100
 Hadi 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Hajam 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Maithili 2,600 - - - - -
 Hayu 100 Wayu 100 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Jirel 900 Jirel 200 - 600 40 - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 6,600 Maithili 6,600 - - 40 - -
 Kamar 500 Nepali 500 - - - - -
 Kami 67,000 Nepali 65,000 - 100 2,500 - -
 Kandu 1,200 Bhojpuri 1,200 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Kawar Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 2,700 Maithili 2,700 - - 60 - -
Khaling 100 Khaling 30 - 60 - - -
Khambu 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 50 Awadhi 50 - - - - -
 Khatwa 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Kisan 100 Kurux 100 - - - - -
 Koch (Hindu traditions) 80 Rajbanshi 50 - - - - 30
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Maithili 3,200 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 40 Awadhi 40 - - - - -
Kuchbandia 60 Awadhi 60 - - - - -
Kulung 300 Kulung 20 - 200 - - 100
 Kumal 8,600 Nepali 8,400 - 80 100 - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Bhojpuri 1,200 - - - - -
Kusunda Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Kyerung 3,100 Kyerung - - 3,100 - - -
 Lepcha, Lapche 100 Lepcha - - 80 - - 30
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa 200 Lhomi - - 100 - - -
 Limbu 17,000 Limbu 10,000 - 3,400 1,200 - 1,800
 Loba, Mustang 70 Loke - - 70 - - -
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Maithili 1,300 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
Lohorung 20 Yamphu, Southern 20 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Magar 149,000 Nepali 133,000 - 6,600 8,800 - -
 Majhi 16,000 Maithili 13,000 - 40 1,000 - 1,300
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
 Manihar 40 Bhojpuri - 40 - - - -
 Mech 30 Bodo 30 - - - - -
Miyan 5,500 Urdu - 5,500 - - - -
 Moghal 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Mugali 100 Nepali - - 100 - - -
 Munda, Horo 100 Maithili 90 - - - - 20
 Murao (Hindu traditions) 400 Awadhi 400 - - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
Nachhiring 30 Nachering - - - - - 20
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 4,600 Maithili 4,600 - - - - -
 Namassej 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 40 Bhojpuri 40 - - - - -
 Newah 785,000 Newar 653,000 - 126,000 6,400 - 600
 Oraon, Dhangar 200 Kurux, Nepali 100 - - - - 60
 Pahari 9,400 Nepali 6,500 - 2,100 300 - 500
 Pashtun, Pathan 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
Phri 500 Nepali 500 - - - - -
 Pinjara 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Qassab 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Qazi 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Rai 67,000 Nepali 40,000 - - 9,500 - 18,000
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Rajbanshi 600 - - 80 - 400
 Rajbhar 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
Rajdhob 90 Maithili 90 - - - - -
Raji 60 Raji 60 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Maithili 2,100 - - - - 40
Rajput, Marwadi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Raute Unknown Raute - - - - - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
Sampang 70 Sampang - - - - - 70
 Santal, Hor 200 Santhali 60 - - - - 200
 Sarki 42,000 Nepali 40,000 - 400 1,300 - 40
 Sayyid 1,500 Urdu - 1,500 - - - -
 Shaikh 12,000 Urdu - 12,000 - - - -
 Sherpa, Helambu 2,400 Nepali 40 - 2,300 30 - -
 Silpkar (Hindu traditions) 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 800 Maithili 800 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Maithili 1,700 - - 90 - -
 Sunuwar 5,700 Sunwar 5,200 - 200 300 - -
 Tajpuriya 200 Rajbanshi 200 - - - - -
 Tamang 705,000 Tamang, Eastern 116,000 - 538,000 50,000 - 900
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 700 Maithili 700 - - - - -
Tangbe 60 Nepali - - 60 - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 400 Maithili 400 - - - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 8,700 Maithili 8,700 - - 60 - -
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Thakali 3,000 Nepali 1,400 - 1,400 200 - -
 Thakali Marphali 300 Thakali 80 - 200 - - -
Thakali Tin Gaule 50 Thakali - - 50 - - -
 Thakuri 30,000 Nepali 29,000 - 400 800 - -
Thakuria 80 Bhojpuri - 80 - - - -
 Thami 5,900 Thangmi 4,700 - 700 200 - 200
 Tharu 26,000 Tharu, Dangaura 22,000 - - 4,300 - -
Tharu, Khawas 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
Thulung 300 Thulung 200 - - - - 70
 Tibetan, Bhotia 2,400 Tibetan, Central - - 2,400 - - -
Walang 30 Walungge 30 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 9,000 Maithili 9,000 - - - - -
 Yakha 400 Yakkha 200 - - - - 300
Yamphu 30 Yamphu - - 30 - - -
Yehlmo 6,800 Helambu Sherpa 800 - 5,900 80 - -
  Totals:  183 4,397,000   176 3,419,000 24,000 808,000 106,000 90 38,000
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