CountryNepal

State:

  

Lumbini

District:

  

Palpa



Number of People Groups

54

Unreached People Groups

54

Total Population

295,000

Buddhist

6.7 %

Christian

0.7 %

Hindu

92.1 %

Muslim

0.3 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.3 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ansari 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bania 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal 40 Bhojpuri 40 - - - - -
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 60 Awadhi 60 - - - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa Unknown Sherpa - - - - - -
 Bote-Majhi 800 Bote 800 - - - - -
 Brahmin 44,000 Nepali 44,000 - - - - 200
Brahmin, Hill 44,000 Nepali 44,000 - - - - 200
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Chhetri 20,000 Nepali 20,000 - 200 30 - 100
 Darai 100 Darai 100 - - - - -
 Darjee 4,900 Nepali 4,800 - 60 30 - -
 Dhanuk 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Gandharva 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Gharti 1,600 Nepali 1,500 - - - - -
 Gurung 600 Gurung - - 500 - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Kami 17,000 Nepali 17,000 - 80 200 - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Kumal 6,600 Nepali 6,500 - 50 50 - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 20 Bhojpuri 20 - - - - -
 Limbu 30 Limbu - - - - - 20
 Magar 132,000 Nepali 113,000 - 17,000 1,600 - 100
 Majhi 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
Miyan 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Newah 8,700 Newar 7,500 - 1,100 80 - 40
 Pashtun, Pathan 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 30 Bhojpuri 30 - - - - -
 Pinjara 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
 Rai 100 Nepali 60 - - - - 50
 Sarki 8,000 Nepali 7,900 - - 100 - -
 Sayyid 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Shaikh 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 60 Sunwar 60 - - - - -
 Tamang 200 Tamang, Eastern - - 200 - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Thakali 70 Nepali 20 - 60 - - -
 Thakuri 3,700 Nepali 3,600 - 60 40 - -
 Thami 20 Thangmi 20 - - - - -
 Tharu 500 Tharu, Dangaura 500 - - 20 - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
  Totals:  54 295,000   54 272,000 900 20,000 2,200 0 800
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