CountryNepal

State:

  

Bheri

District:

  

Surkhet



Number of People Groups

65

Unreached People Groups

65

Total Population

377,000

Buddhist

3.7 %

Christian

3.1 %

Hindu

92.8 %

Muslim

0.4 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.0 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ansari 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Nepali 1,800 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 5,800 Nepali 5,800 - - - - -
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Bania 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 60 Awadhi 60 - - - - -
 Bhote 400 Nepali 200 - 200 30 - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 30 Sherpa - - 30 - - -
 Bote-Majhi 30 Bote 30 - - - - -
 Brahmin 39,000 Nepali 39,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Bhumihar 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
Brahmin, Hill 39,000 Nepali 39,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Terai 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Chhantyal 300 Nepali 200 - 60 - - -
 Chhetri 107,000 Nepali 106,000 - 500 500 - 20
 Darjee 15,000 Nepali 15,000 - - 700 - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Dhanuk 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Gaddi 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
Gandharva 600 Nepali 500 - - 40 - -
 Gharti 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Gurung 4,500 Gurung - - 4,000 400 - 20
 Hajam 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
Hudke 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Kami 62,000 Nepali 58,000 - 600 3,200 - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Kumal 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 20 Bhojpuri 20 - - - - -
 Limbu 60 Limbu 60 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Magar 64,000 Nepali 53,000 - 7,300 4,200 - -
 Majhi 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
Miyan 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Moghal 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Newah 1,800 Newar 1,100 - 700 100 - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 30 Bhojpuri 30 - - - - -
 Pinjara 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Qassab 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Rai 200 Nepali 100 - - - - 60
Rajdhob 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
Raji 1,100 Raji 900 - 100 80 - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Raute 40 Raute 40 - - - - -
 Sarki 7,900 Nepali 7,300 - - 500 - -
 Sayyid 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Shaikh 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Silpkar (Hindu traditions) 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Sunuwar Unknown Sunwar - - - - - -
 Tamang 400 Tamang, Eastern - - 400 40 - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Thakali 30 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Thakuri 16,000 Nepali 15,000 - - 1,200 - -
 Thami 60 Thangmi 60 - - - - -
 Tharu 6,700 Tharu, Dangaura 6,100 - - 500 - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
  Totals:  65 377,000   65 350,000 1,500 14,000 12,000 30 100
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