CountryNepal

State:

  

Janakpur

District:

  

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Number of People Groups

148

Unreached People Groups

142

Total Population

2,904,000

Buddhist

8.3 %

Christian

0.4 %

Hindu

82.6 %

Muslim

6.8 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

1.9 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Adibasi Janajati 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
Amat 1,200 Maithili 1,200 - - - - -
 Ansari 5,600 Urdu - 5,600 - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 4,600 Maithili 4,600 - - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 800 Nepali 800 - - - - -
 Baha'i Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) 6,600 Maithili 6,600 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Nepali 9,600 - - - - 1,000
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Maithili 1,100 - - - - -
 Bania 26,000 Maithili 26,000 - - - - 40
 Bania, Agarwal 1,300 Bhojpuri 1,300 - - - - 20
Bania, Rauniar 500 Bhojpuri 500 - - - - -
 Bantar 3,500 Maithili 3,500 - - - - -
Bantawa 20 Bantawa 20 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 3,400 Maithili 3,400 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 5,000 Maithili 5,000 - - - - -
Bedia (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Maithili 1,600 - - - - -
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 2,000 Urdu - 2,000 - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 200 Awadhi 200 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 55,000 Maithili 55,000 - - - - -
Bhoi Kamti 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
 Bhote 900 Nepali 400 - 500 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 12,000 Sherpa - - 12,000 500 - 40
 Bind 38,000 Maithili 38,000 - - - - -
 Bote-Majhi 400 Bote 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin 163,000 Nepali 144,000 - - 20 - 18,000
 Brahmin, Bhumihar 4,400 Maithili 4,400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaur 3,500 Maithili 3,500 - - - - -
Brahmin, Hill 96,000 Nepali 78,000 - - 20 - 18,000
 Brahmin, Jijhotia 900 Maithili 900 - - - - -
Brahmin, Joshi 900 Maithili 900 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Kanaujia 2,200 Maithili 2,200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Khandelwal 900 Maithili 900 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Maha 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Radhi 1,700 Maithili 1,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Sakaldwipi 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
Brahmin, Saraswat 1,300 Maithili 1,300 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Sawaria 1,200 Awadhi 1,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Terai 67,000 Maithili 67,000 - - - - 400
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 76,000 Maithili 76,000 - - 200 - -
Chamling 30 Chamling 30 - - - - -
 Chepang, Tsepang 90 Chepang 60 - 30 - - -
 Chhantyal 70 Nepali 30 - 40 - - -
 Chhetri 200,000 Nepali 193,000 - 200 200 - 6,100
 Chidimar Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Danuwar Rai 33,000 Danuwar 33,000 - - 100 - 20
 Darai 200 Darai 200 - - - - -
 Darjee 23,000 Nepali 22,000 - 300 300 - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 900 Maithili 900 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 2,400 Urdu - 2,400 - - - -
Devhar Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Dhanuk 88,000 Maithili 87,000 - 100 - - 20
 Dharkar 800 Bhojpuri 800 - - - - -
 Dhimal 40 Dhimal 40 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Maithili 22,000 - - 20 - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Maithili 3,300 - - - - -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) 60,000 Maithili 60,000 - 60 90 - 60
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Maithili 1,000 - - - - -
 Gangai Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Gharti 15,000 Nepali 14,000 - 200 70 - -
 Gonrhi 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
 Gurung 5,400 Gurung - - 5,000 100 - 300
Gurung Ghale 80 Ghale, Southern - - 80 - - -
 Hadi 400 Maithili 400 - - - - -
 Hajam 2,700 Urdu - 2,700 - - - -
Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Maithili 1,400 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Maithili 19,000 - - - - -
 Hayu 2,600 Wayu 2,100 - 500 - - 40
 Jirel 4,400 Jirel 2,200 - 2,100 200 - -
Kagate 600 Kagate - - 600 - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 800 Bhojpuri 800 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 36,000 Maithili 36,000 - - 100 - -
 Kami 42,000 Nepali 42,000 - 200 400 - -
 Kandu 17,000 Bhojpuri 17,000 - 60 60 - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Kawar 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Maithili 11,000 - - 40 - -
 Khas Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Khatwa 39,000 Maithili 38,000 - 100 20 - 400
 Koch (Hindu traditions) 40 Rajbanshi 40 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 131,000 Maithili 130,000 - 100 100 - 100
 Kumal 3,000 Nepali 2,900 - 30 - - 60
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Maithili 21,000 - - 30 - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 31,000 Bhojpuri 31,000 - - 30 - -
 Limbu 500 Limbu 300 - 80 - - 200
 Loba, Mustang 30 Loke - - 30 - - -
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 50 Bhojpuri 50 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Maithili 23,000 - 60 30 - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 27,000 Maithili 27,000 - 40 20 - 30
 Magar 105,000 Nepali 90,000 - 14,000 1,000 - 800
 Majhi 23,000 Maithili 20,000 - 300 300 - 2,600
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 400 Maithili 400 - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 4,800 Maithili 4,800 - - 20 - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 38,000 Maithili 38,000 - 50 60 - 50
 Mech 100 Bodo 100 - - - - -
Miyan 4,600 Urdu - 4,600 - - - -
 Moghal 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Munda, Horo 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 57,000 Maithili 57,000 - 200 60 - 200
Nachhiring 20 Nachering - - - - - 20
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 28,000 Maithili 28,000 - 60 20 - -
 Namassej 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 700 Bhojpuri 700 - - - - -
 Newah 79,000 Newar 64,000 - 12,000 700 - 1,800
 Oraon, Dhangar 900 Kurux, Nepali 900 - - - - 50
 Pahari 1,600 Nepali 1,200 - 400 - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 300 Bhojpuri 300 - - - - -
 Pinjara 2,700 Urdu - 2,700 - - - -
 Qassab 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Qazi 2,500 Urdu - 2,500 - - - -
 Rai 5,900 Nepali 4,000 - - 300 - 1,600
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 100 Rajbanshi 80 - - - - 30
 Rajbhar 400 Bhojpuri 400 - - - - -
Rajdhob 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Maithili 10,000 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
Sampang 30 Sampang 30 - - - - -
 Santal, Hor 200 Santhali 90 - - - - 60
Sarbaria 400 Nepali 300 - 40 - - 60
 Sarki 24,000 Nepali 23,000 - 60 300 - 200
 Sayyid 15,000 Urdu - 15,000 - - - -
 Shaikh 157,000 Urdu - 157,000 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 24,000 Maithili 24,000 - 80 40 - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 55,000 Maithili 54,000 - 300 40 - 600
 Sunuwar 20,000 Sunwar 20,000 - 80 300 - 200
 Tamang 201,000 Tamang, Eastern 3,100 - 191,000 6,100 - 1,500
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 28,000 Maithili 27,000 - 60 40 - -
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 44,000 Maithili 43,000 - 60 40 - 700
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 103,000 Maithili 103,000 - 60 80 - 30
 Thakali 200 Nepali 100 - 50 - - -
 Thakuri 3,600 Nepali 3,600 - - 20 - -
 Thami 19,000 Thangmi 18,000 - 600 70 - 20
 Tharu 35,000 Tharu, Dangaura 35,000 - - 300 - 70
Tharu, Khawas Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 334,000 Maithili 334,000 - - 60 - 200
 Yakha 300 Yakkha 200 - 30 - - 40
Yehlmo 1,300 Helambu Sherpa 1,100 - 200 - - 30
  Totals:  148 2,904,000   142 2,398,000 197,000 241,000 12,000 0 56,000
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