CountryNepal

State:

  

Sagarmatha

District:

  

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Number of People Groups

151

Unreached People Groups

146

Total Population

2,055,000

Buddhist

7.0 %

Christian

0.8 %

Hindu

79.8 %

Muslim

4.9 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

7.5 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
Adibasi Janajati 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
Amat 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Ansari 1,400 Urdu - 1,400 - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 8,000 Maithili 8,000 - - - - -
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 700 Nepali 700 - - - - -
 Baha'i Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Bahing 2,400 Bahing 2,000 - 100 - - 200
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Nepali 17,000 - 2,000 - - 200
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Maithili 1,700 - - - - -
 Bania 22,000 Maithili 22,000 - - - - 200
 Bania, Agarwal 1,100 Bhojpuri 1,000 - - - - 80
Bania, Khatri 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
Bania, Rauniar 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
 Bantar 16,000 Maithili 15,000 - 900 - - 80
Bantawa 200 Bantawa 200 - - - - 20
 Barhamu 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 400 Maithili 400 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Maithili 1,800 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 2,000 Urdu - 2,000 - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 300 Awadhi 300 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Maithili 15,000 - - - - -
Bhoi Kamti 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
 Bhote 100 Nepali - - 100 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 29,000 Sherpa - - 28,000 400 - 1,000
 Bind 2,100 Maithili 2,100 - - - - -
 Bote-Majhi 200 Bote 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin 78,000 Nepali 75,000 - - - - 2,900
 Brahmin, Bhumihar 4,500 Maithili 4,500 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaur 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
Brahmin, Hill 66,000 Nepali 64,000 - - - - 2,100
Brahmin, Joshi 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Kanaujia 400 Maithili 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Khandelwal 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Radhi 900 Maithili 900 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Sakaldwipi 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Saraswat 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Terai 12,000 Maithili 12,000 - - - - 80
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 62,000 Maithili 61,000 - 600 - - -
Chamling 3,100 Chamling 700 - - - - 2,400
 Chepang, Tsepang 40 Chepang 20 - 20 - - -
 Chhetri 172,000 Nepali 164,000 - 4,400 70 - 3,600
Churaute 400 Nepali - 400 - - - -
 Danuwar Rai 20,000 Danuwar 20,000 - 80 40 - 20
 Darai 40 Darai 40 - - - - -
 Darjee 22,000 Nepali 22,000 - 300 100 - 30
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
Devhar 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
Dhandi Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Dhanuk 63,000 Maithili 63,000 - - - - -
 Dharkar 50 Bhojpuri 50 - - - - -
 Dhimal 1,000 Dhimal 1,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Maithili 11,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 3,500 Maithili 3,500 - - - - -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) 31,000 Maithili 31,000 - - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 800 Maithili 800 - - - - -
 Gangai 30 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Gharti 12,000 Nepali 11,000 - 200 70 - 200
 Gonrhi 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
 Gurung 5,900 Gurung - - 5,800 50 - 40
Gurung Ghale 400 Ghale, Southern - - 400 - - -
 Hadi 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Hajam 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 25,000 Maithili 25,000 - - - - -
 Hayu 100 Wayu 40 - 50 - - -
 Jirel 60 Jirel - - 60 - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 600 Bhojpuri 600 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 8,400 Maithili 8,400 - - - - -
 Kamar 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Kami 46,000 Nepali 42,000 - 3,000 500 - -
 Kandu 3,200 Bhojpuri 3,200 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Kawar 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 4,000 Maithili 4,000 - - - - -
Khaling 400 Khaling 100 - 40 - - 300
 Khas Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Khatwa 50,000 Maithili 49,000 - 1,300 - - 200
 Koch (Hindu traditions) 70 Rajbanshi 70 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 44,000 Maithili 44,000 - - - - -
Kulung 9,100 Kulung 900 - 900 - - 7,300
 Kumal 800 Nepali 600 - 100 - - 20
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 7,900 Maithili 7,900 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 3,600 Bhojpuri 3,600 - - - - -
Kusunda Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Lepcha, Lapche 60 Lepcha 30 - 30 - - -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa 20 Lhomi - - 20 - - -
 Limbu 1,400 Limbu 200 - 700 20 - 500
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 3,000 Maithili 3,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Magar 84,000 Nepali 64,000 - 17,000 1,400 - 800
 Majhi 6,600 Maithili 5,900 - - 100 - 600
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Maithili 1,000 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Maithili 29,000 - 100 - - -
 Mech 200 Bodo 200 - - - - -
Miyan 1,500 Urdu - 1,500 - - - -
 Munda, Horo 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 79,000 Maithili 78,000 - 900 100 - 100
Nachhiring 5,400 Nachering 1,000 - 200 - - 4,300
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Maithili 19,000 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 100 Bhojpuri 100 - - - - -
 Newah 39,000 Newar 30,000 - 8,100 400 - 900
 Oraon, Dhangar 3,100 Kurux, Nepali 2,900 - - 20 - 100
 Pahari 80 Nepali 50 - 30 - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pinjara 1,200 Urdu - 1,200 - - - -
 Qassab 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Qazi 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Rai 164,000 Nepali 33,000 - - 8,100 - 123,000
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 100 Rajbanshi 90 - - - - 30
 Rajbhar 900 Bhojpuri 900 - - - - -
Rajdhob 12,000 Maithili 12,000 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 5,800 Maithili 5,800 - - - - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
Sampang 300 Sampang 50 - 30 - - 200
 Santal, Hor 100 Santhali 50 - - - - 60
 Sarki 20,000 Nepali 20,000 - 80 300 - -
 Sayyid 6,900 Urdu - 6,900 - - - -
 Shaikh 82,000 Urdu - 82,000 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 5,200 Maithili 5,200 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Maithili 19,000 - 80 30 - 200
 Sunuwar 11,000 Sunwar 10,000 - 700 100 - 200
 Tamang 62,000 Tamang, Eastern 3,100 - 56,000 2,800 - 700
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Maithili 12,000 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Maithili 23,000 - 100 - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 76,000 Maithili 76,000 - - 20 - -
 Thakali 70 Nepali - - 60 - - -
 Thakuri 2,900 Nepali 2,800 - 100 - - -
 Thami 300 Thangmi 300 - 20 - - -
 Tharu 121,000 Tharu, Dangaura 106,000 - 12,000 1,100 - 1,300
Tharu, Khawas 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
Thulung 1,500 Thulung 700 - - - - 800
 Tibetan, Bhotia 80 Tibetan, Central - - 80 - - -
Walang 20 Walungge - - 20 - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 248,000 Maithili 248,000 - - - - -
 Yakha 200 Yakkha 40 - 50 - - 70
Yamphu 20 Yamphu - - 20 - - -
Yehlmo 60 Helambu Sherpa 40 - 20 - - -
  Totals:  151 2,055,000   146 1,640,000 101,000 144,000 16,000 0 154,000
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