CountryNepal

State:

  

Gandaki

District:

  

Gorakha



Number of People Groups

66

Unreached People Groups

64

Total Population

301,000

Buddhist

16.6 %

Christian

2.8 %

Hindu

78.1 %

Muslim

0.7 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

1.4 %
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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) 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Baha'i Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Nepali 2,600 - - - - 40
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Bania 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Barhamu 6,500 Nepali 6,500 - - 20 - -
 Bhote 20 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Bhotia, Kutang, Larke 200 Nubri - - 200 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 50 Sherpa - - 50 - - -
 Bote-Majhi 100 Bote 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin 40,000 Nepali 39,000 - - 20 - 1,100
Brahmin, Hill 40,000 Nepali 39,000 - - 20 - 1,100
 Brahmin, Terai 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang 3,300 Chepang 3,000 - 200 200 - -
 Chhetri 30,000 Nepali 30,000 - - 100 - 300
 Darai 800 Darai 800 - - 20 - -
 Darjee 7,700 Nepali 7,600 - - 80 - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Gandharva 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Gangai 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Gharti 2,100 Nepali 2,100 - - 50 - -
 Gurung 48,000 Gurung 12,000 - 32,000 3,000 - 900
Gurung Ghale 4,900 Ghale, Southern 400 - 4,200 200 - 100
 Hajam 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Kamar 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Kami 15,000 Nepali 14,000 - - 500 - -
 Kandu 20 Bhojpuri 20 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Kumal 7,700 Nepali 7,200 - 100 400 - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 20 Bhojpuri 20 - - - - -
Kusunda Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Limbu 80 Limbu 80 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 90 Maithili 90 - - - - -
 Magar 30,000 Nepali 28,000 - 300 1,200 - -
 Majhi 400 Maithili 400 - - 30 - 40
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
Miyan 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Newah 20,000 Newar 19,000 - 600 300 - 200
Nubri 1,500 Nubri - - 1,500 - - -
 Pinjara 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Rai 200 Nepali 200 - - 20 - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Raute Unknown Raute - - - - - -
 Sarki 20,000 Nepali 19,000 - - 900 - -
 Sayyid 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Shaikh 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
 Siyar 500 Nepali - - 500 - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Sunuwar 60 Sunwar 60 - - - - -
 Tamang 13,000 Tamang, Eastern 2,700 - 8,200 1,400 - 700
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
 Thakali 20 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Thakuri 800 Nepali 800 - - 40 - -
 Thami 40 Thangmi 40 - - - - -
 Tharu 200 Tharu, Dangaura 200 - - 30 - -
Tharu, Khawas 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
Tsum 2,300 Tsum - - 2,300 - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
  Totals:  66 301,000   64 235,000 2,200 50,000 8,600 0 4,400
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