CountryNepal

State:

  

Lumbini

District:

  

Arghakhanchi



Number of People Groups

49

Unreached People Groups

48

Total Population

253,000

Buddhist

1.4 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

97.9 %

Muslim

0.6 %

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 - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Baha'i Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Nepali 1,000 - - - - -
 Bania 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Awadhi - - - - - -
 Brahmin 63,000 Nepali 63,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Hill 63,000 Nepali 63,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Terai 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Chhetri 35,000 Nepali 34,000 - 400 - - -
 Darjee 6,100 Nepali 6,000 - 60 - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Gandharva 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Gharti 1,600 Nepali 1,600 - 40 - - -
 Gurung 900 Gurung - - 800 30 - -
 Hajam 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Kami 22,000 Nepali 21,000 - 300 30 - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kumal 6,500 Nepali 6,400 - 90 30 - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 20 Bhojpuri 20 - - - - -
 Limbu 30 Limbu 30 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Magar 34,000 Nepali 33,000 - 1,200 90 - -
 Majhi 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
Miyan 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Moghal 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Newah 5,300 Newar 4,800 - 500 - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Pinjara 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Qazi 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Rai 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Santal, Hor 20 Santhali - - - - - -
 Sarki 12,000 Nepali 11,000 - 200 20 - -
 Sayyid 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Shaikh 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Sunuwar 20 Sunwar 20 - - - - -
 Tamang 60 Tamang, Eastern - - 60 - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Thakuri 1,100 Nepali 1,100 - 20 - - -
 Tharu 200 Tharu, Dangaura 200 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
  Totals:  49 253,000   48 248,000 1,500 3,700 200 0 30
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