CountryNepal

State:

  

Rapti

District:

  

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Number of People Groups

104

Unreached People Groups

101

Total Population

1,492,000

Buddhist

2.8 %

Christian

1.2 %

Hindu

95.3 %

Muslim

0.4 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.4 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ahar 40 Awadhi 40 - - - - -
 Ansari 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 3,600 Nepali 3,600 - - - - -
 Baha'i 50 Nepali - - - - - 50
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 34,000 Nepali 34,000 - - - - 200
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Bania 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasaundhan 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
 Bantar Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 100 Awadhi 100 - - - - -
 Bhar 90 Bhojpuri 90 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 90 Sherpa - - 90 - - -
 Bote-Majhi 400 Bote 400 - - 20 - -
 Brahmin 92,000 Nepali 91,000 - - - - 300
 Brahmin, Bhumihar 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
Brahmin, Hill 89,000 Nepali 89,000 - - - - 300
 Brahmin, Terai 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 900 Maithili 800 - - 30 - -
 Chepang, Tsepang Unknown Chepang - - - - - -
 Chhantyal 400 Nepali 300 - 100 - - -
 Chhetri 485,000 Nepali 482,000 - 1,000 800 - 1,400
 Chidimar 100 Bhojpuri 100 - - - - -
 Darjee 43,000 Nepali 42,000 - 300 600 - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 90 Maithili 90 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Dhanuk 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) 90 Maithili 90 - - - - -
Gandharva 1,300 Nepali 1,300 - - - - -
 Gharti 1,600 Nepali 1,600 - - - - -
 Gurung 7,100 Gurung - - 6,200 300 - 600
Gurung Ghale Unknown Ghale, Southern - - - - - -
 Hajam 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Maithili 1,700 - - - - -
 Jirel Unknown Jirel - - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 70 Bhojpuri 70 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Kami 151,000 Nepali 147,000 - 1,200 2,300 - 700
 Kandu 50 Bhojpuri 50 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 30 Awadhi 30 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 200 Awadhi 200 - - - - -
 Kori 100 Awadhi 100 - - - - -
Kuchbandia 20 Awadhi 20 - - - - -
 Kumal 12,000 Nepali 11,000 - 300 400 - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
Kusunda 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa 300 Lhomi - - 300 - - -
 Limbu 100 Limbu 100 - - - - -
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 90 Bhojpuri 90 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Magar 321,000 Nepali 282,000 - 29,000 8,300 - 1,700
 Majhi 500 Maithili 400 - - 20 - 40
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Manihar 30 Bhojpuri - 30 - - - -
Miyan 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Moghal 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Murao (Hindu traditions) 200 Awadhi 200 - - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Newah 11,000 Newar 8,900 - 1,500 100 - 50
 Pahari 80 Nepali 80 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
 Pinjara 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Qassab 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Rai 600 Nepali 300 - - 40 - 200
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 30 Rajbanshi 30 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 40 Bhojpuri 40 - - - - -
Raji 40 Raji 40 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Rajput, Nau 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Raute 100 Raute 100 - - - - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Sarki 28,000 Nepali 27,000 - 300 600 - 30
 Sayyid 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Shaikh 2,000 Urdu - 2,000 - - - -
 Silpkar (Hindu traditions) 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 200 Sunwar 200 - - - - -
 Tamang 1,000 Tamang, Eastern - - 900 40 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Thakali 400 Nepali 100 - 300 - - -
 Thakuri 29,000 Nepali 28,000 - 400 600 - -
 Thami 100 Thangmi 100 - - - - -
 Tharu 159,000 Tharu, Dangaura 156,000 - - 3,600 - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 7,900 Maithili 7,900 - - - - -
 Yakha Unknown Yakkha - - - - - -
Yehlmo Unknown Helambu Sherpa - - - - - -
  Totals:  104 1,492,000   101 1,422,000 5,600 42,000 18,000 0 5,600
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