Country:

Nepal

Province / State: Kosi
District: Bhojpur

Number of People Groups

43

Unreached People Groups

39

Total Population

211,000

Buddhist

14.0 %

Christian

0.5 %

Hindu

53.4 %

Muslim

0.0 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

32.0 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 50 Nepali ☀︎ 50 - - - - -
 Baha'i Unknown Nepali ☀︎ - - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Nepali ☀︎ 2,000 - - - - 20
 Bantawa 100 Bantawa ☀︎ 90 - - - - 30
 Brahmin Hill 13,000 Nepali ☀︎ 13,000 - - - - 200
 Brahmin Terai 60 Maithili ☀︎ 60 - - - - -
 Chamling 60 Chamling ☀︎ 50 - - - - 20
 Chhetri 43,000 Nepali 43,000 - 300 - - 100
Churaute Unknown Nepali ☀︎ - - - - - -
 Darjee 5,500 Nepali 5,400 - 80 - - -
Gandharva 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Gharti 3,700 Nepali 3,600 - 60 - - -
Gurung Ghale 600 Ghale, Southern - - 600 - - -
 Gurung Ghaleg 1,000 Gurung - - 1,000 - - 50
 Kami 10,000 Nepali 9,700 - 400 100 - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Khas 90 Nepali ☀︎ 30 - 50 - - -
 Khatwa 100 Maithili ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Kulung 3,500 Kulung (Nepal) 2,600 - 400 - - 600
 Kumal 300 Nepali 300 - 50 - - -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa 20 Lhomi - - 20 - - -
 Magar 10,000 Nepali 8,900 - 900 200 - -
 Majhi 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
Mewahang 500 Mewahang, Eastern ☀︎ 400 - 60 - - 80
 Nachhiring 1,400 Nachiring ☀︎ 200 - 900 - - 200
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 90 Maithili ☀︎ 90 - - - - -
 Newah 17,000 Newar 15,000 - 2,500 - - -
 Rai 68,000 Nepali 1,400 - - 700 - 66,000
Sampang 200 Sampang ☀︎ 30 - 40 - - 100
 Sarki 4,900 Nepali 4,700 - 90 20 - 20
 Sherpa 3,500 Sherpa - - 3,500 - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 300 Sunwar 300 - - - - -
 Tamang 20,000 Tamang, Eastern 1,100 - 19,000 90 - 100
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Thakuri 200 Nepali 200 - 20 - - -
 Thami 200 Thangmi 200 - - - - -
 Tharu unspecified 200 Tharu, Dangaura 200 - - - - -
 Thulung 200 Thulung ☀︎ 200 - - - - 30
 Yakkha 300 Yakkha 200 - - - - 100
 Yakthumba, Limbu 300 Limbu - - - - - 300
Yamphu 200 Yamphu ☀︎ 50 - 100 - - -
  Totals:  43 211,000   39 113,000 10 30,000 1,100 0 68,000
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