CountryNepal

State:

  

Bagmati

District:

  

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Number of People Groups

59

Unreached People Groups

56

Total Population

371,000

Buddhist

17.7 %

Christian

5.5 %

Hindu

76.1 %

Muslim

0.2 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.1 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ansari 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Baha'i 40 Nepali - - - - - 40
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Nepali 3,200 - - 60 - -
 Bania 60 Maithili 50 - - - - -
Barhamu 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Bhote 30 Nepali - - 30 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 60 Sherpa - - 60 - - -
 Brahmin 49,000 Nepali 48,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Hill 49,000 Nepali 48,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Terai 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang 14,000 Chepang 9,500 - 1,900 2,600 - -
 Chhetri 48,000 Nepali 47,000 - - 100 - -
 Danuwar Rai 900 Danuwar 900 - - 30 - -
 Darai 800 Darai 800 - - 20 - -
 Darjee 8,200 Nepali 8,200 - - 50 - -
 Dhanuk 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Gandharva 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Gharti 3,300 Nepali 3,200 - - 40 - -
 Gurung 17,000 Gurung 1,200 - 14,000 2,100 - -
Gurung Ghale 6,500 Ghale, Southern 200 - 5,600 700 - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Jirel 20 Jirel - - 20 - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Kamar 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Kami 14,000 Nepali 13,000 - - 500 - -
 Kandu 20 Bhojpuri 20 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Kumal 4,500 Nepali 4,500 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 20 Bhojpuri 20 - - - - -
 Limbu 100 Limbu - - 100 - - -
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 20 Bhojpuri 20 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Magar 28,000 Nepali 26,000 - 700 900 - -
 Majhi 500 Maithili 400 - - 30 - 90
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
Miyan 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Newah 31,000 Newar 30,000 - 600 200 - -
 Rai 2,100 Nepali 1,700 - - 400 - 100
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 20 Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Sarki 16,000 Nepali 15,000 - - 400 - -
 Sayyid 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Shaikh 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 40 Sunwar 40 - - - - -
 Tamang 72,000 Tamang, Eastern 17,000 - 43,000 12,000 - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Thakali 70 Nepali 50 - 20 - - -
 Thakuri 3,000 Nepali 2,800 - - 200 - -
 Tharu 300 Tharu, Dangaura 200 - - 30 - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 90 Maithili 90 - - - - -
  Totals:  59 371,000   56 283,000 900 66,000 20,000 0 300
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