CountryNepal

State:

  

Sagarmatha

District:

  

Khotang



Number of People Groups

45

Unreached People Groups

44

Total Population

213,000

Buddhist

6.9 %

Christian

2.0 %

Hindu

61.6 %

Muslim

0.0 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

29.6 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
Bahing 20 Bahing 20 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Nepali 3,300 - - - - -
 Bania 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
Bantawa 70 Bantawa 50 - - - - 20
 Bhote 30 Nepali - - 30 - - -
 Bhotia, Sherpa 1,400 Sherpa - - 1,400 - - -
 Brahmin 14,000 Nepali 14,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Hill 14,000 Nepali 14,000 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
Chamling 2,200 Chamling 400 - - - - 1,800
 Chhetri 43,000 Nepali 43,000 - - - - -
 Danuwar Rai 20 Danuwar 20 - - - - -
 Darjee 5,500 Nepali 5,400 - - 40 - -
 Dhanuk 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Gharti 3,400 Nepali 3,400 - - - - -
 Gurung 2,000 Gurung - - 2,000 20 - 40
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Kami 10,000 Nepali 10,000 - - 40 - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Kumal 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Limbu 100 Limbu - - - - - 100
 Magar 10,000 Nepali 9,200 - 400 400 - -
 Majhi 1,000 Maithili 700 - - - - 300
Nachhiring 1,900 Nachering 400 - - - - 1,500
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Newah 11,000 Newar 8,700 - 2,000 40 - -
 Rai 73,000 Nepali 11,000 - - 3,300 - 59,000
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 20 Rajbanshi - - - - - -
Sampang 100 Sampang 30 - - - - 100
 Sarki 5,500 Nepali 5,400 - 80 50 - -
 Sunuwar 500 Sunwar 500 - - - - -
 Tamang 9,000 Tamang, Eastern - - 8,700 300 - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 90 Maithili 90 - - - - -
 Thakali 20 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Thakuri 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Thami 60 Thangmi 60 - - - - -
 Tharu 200 Tharu, Dangaura 200 - - - - -
Tharu, Khawas 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
Thulung 300 Thulung 200 - - - - 90
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Yakha 30 Yakkha - - - - - 20
  Totals:  45 213,000   44 131,000 0 15,000 4,200 0 63,000
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