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Abdul1,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Abdul
M
Abdul of Nepal
T
Adibasi Janajati1,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Adibasi Janajati
M
Adibasi Janajati of Nepal
T
Ahar2,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Ahar
M
Ahar of Nepal
T
Amat3,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Amat
M
Amat of Nepal
T
Ansari50,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Ansari
M
Ansari of Nepal
T
Apapanthi200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Apapanthi
M
Apapanthi of Nepal
 
Arakh700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Arakh
M
Arakh of Nepal
T
Ath Pahariya6,800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAthpariyaP
Ath Pahariya
M
Ath Pahariya of Nepal
T
Badhai (Hindu traditions)37,000Y0.15 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Badhai (Hindu traditions)
M
Badhai (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Badhai (Muslim traditions)2,700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Badhai (Muslim traditions)
M
Badhai (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Badhi (Hindu traditions)44,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepali M
Badhi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Badhi (Muslim traditions)400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Badhi (Muslim traditions)
M
Badhi (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Baghban (Muslim traditions)1,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Baghban (Muslim traditions)
M
Baghban (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Baha'i1,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Other / SmallNepaliP
Baha'i
M
Baha'i of Nepal
T
Bahelia (Muslim traditions)900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBhojpuri M
Bahelia (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Bahing3,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBahing M
Bahing of Nepal
T
Bahna (Hindu traditions)18,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bahna (Hindu traditions)
M
Bahna (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Bahra Gaunle500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismLhowaP
Bahra Gaunle
M
Bahra Gaunle of Nepal
T
Bairagi (Hindu traditions)280,000Y0.05 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Bairagi (Hindu traditions)
M
Bairagi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Bangali (Hindu traditions)30,000Y0.54 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bangali (Hindu traditions)
M
Bangali (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Bania Agarwal21,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Bania Agarwal
M
Bania Agarwal of Nepal
T
Bania Agrahari2,600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Bania Agrahari
M
Bania Agrahari of Nepal
T
Bania Kasaundhan2,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Bania Kasaundhan
M
Bania Kasaundhan of Nepal
T
Bania Khatri1,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Bania Khatri of Nepal
T
Bania Mahesri900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMarwariP
Bania Mahesri
M
Bania Mahesri of Nepal
T
Bania Mahur1,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Bania Mahur
M
Bania Mahur of Nepal
T
Bania Oswal800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMarwariP
Bania Oswal
M
Bania Oswal of Nepal
T
Bania Rauniar3,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuri M
Bania Rauniar of Nepal
T
Bania Unai900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Bania Unai
M
Bania Unai of Nepal
T
Bania unspecified125,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bania unspecified
M
Bania unspecified of Nepal
T
Bankariya600Y75.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityAwadhiP
Bankariya
M
Bankariya of Nepal
T
Bantar63,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bantar
M
Bantar of Nepal
T
Bantawa5,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBantawaP
Bantawa
M
Bantawa of Nepal
 
Baramu9,000Y0.25 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Baramu
M
Baramu of Nepal
T
Bardai1,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepali M
Bardai of Nepal
T
Bari (Hindu traditions)11,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bari (Hindu traditions)
M
Bari (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Bedia (Hindu traditions)27,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bedia (Hindu traditions)
M
Bedia (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Bedia (Muslim traditions)2,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Bedia (Muslim traditions)
M
Bedia (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Beldar (Hindu traditions)3,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Beldar (Hindu traditions)
M
Beldar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Bhand (Muslim traditions)8,600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Bhand (Muslim traditions)
M
Bhand (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Bhar4,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Bhar
M
Bhar of Nepal
T
Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions)
M
Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Bhat (Hindu traditions)900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bhat (Hindu traditions)
M
Bhat (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Bhoi (Hindu traditions)145,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bhoi (Hindu traditions)
M
Bhoi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Bhoi (Muslim traditions)300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamNepaliP
Bhoi (Muslim traditions)
M
Bhoi (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Bhoi Ghogra700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuri M
Bhoi Ghogra of Nepal
T
Bhoi Kamti1,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Bhoi Kamti of Nepal
T
Bhoi Kharbind11,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Bhoi Kharbind
M
Bhoi Kharbind of Nepal
T
Bhoi Kharot7,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuri M
Bhoi Kharot of Nepal
T
Bhoi Mallah Mewat8,600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bhoi Mallah Mewat
M
Bhoi Mallah Mewat of Nepal
T
Bhoi Nikhad2,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuri M
Bhoi Nikhad of Nepal
T
Bhote15,000Y1.40 %1 BuddhismNepaliP
Bhote
M
Bhote of Nepal
T
Bind84,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bind
M
Bind of Nepal
T
Bote-Majhi13,000Y0.87 %1 HinduismBoteP
Bote-Majhi
M
Bote-Majhi of Nepal
T
Brahmin Bhat500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Brahmin Bhat of Nepal
T
Brahmin Bhumihar19,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Bhumihar
M
Brahmin Bhumihar of Nepal
T
Brahmin Bohara1,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismHindiP
Brahmin Bohara
M
Brahmin Bohara of Nepal
T
Brahmin Gaur8,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Gaur
M
Brahmin Gaur of Nepal
T
Brahmin Hill3,683,000Y0.00 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Brahmin Hill
M
Brahmin Hill of Nepal
T
Brahmin Jijhotia1,600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Jijhotia
M
Brahmin Jijhotia of Nepal
T
Brahmin Joshi2,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Joshi
M
Brahmin Joshi of Nepal
T
Brahmin Kanaujia7,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Kanaujia
M
Brahmin Kanaujia of Nepal
T
Brahmin Khandelwal2,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Khandelwal
M
Brahmin Khandelwal of Nepal
T
Brahmin Maha800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Maha
M
Brahmin Maha of Nepal
T
Brahmin Radhi3,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Radhi
M
Brahmin Radhi of Nepal
T
Brahmin Sakaldwipi3,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Sakaldwipi
M
Brahmin Sakaldwipi of Nepal
T
Brahmin Sanadhya600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Brahmin Sanadhya
M
Brahmin Sanadhya of Nepal
T
Brahmin Saraswat3,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Saraswat
M
Brahmin Saraswat of Nepal
T
Brahmin Sawaria6,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Brahmin Sawaria
M
Brahmin Sawaria of Nepal
T
Brahmin Terai119,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Terai
M
Brahmin Terai of Nepal
T
Byansi4,800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismHumlaP
Byansi
M
Byansi of Nepal
T
Chamar (Hindu traditions)369,000Y0.20 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Chamar (Hindu traditions)
M
Chamar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Chamling7,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Other / SmallChamlingP
Chamling
M
Chamling of Nepal
T
Chepang, Tsepang79,000Y10.25 %2 HinduismChepangP
Chepang, Tsepang
M
Chepang, Tsepang of Nepal
T
Chhantyal14,000Y2.57 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Chhantyal
M
Chhantyal of Nepal
T
Chhetri5,035,000Y0.14 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Chhetri
M
Chhetri of Nepal
T
Chidimar5,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Chidimar
M
Chidimar of Nepal
T
Christian800Y100.00 %3 ChristianityNepaliP
Christian
M
Christian of Nepal
 
Churaute2,800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamNepali M
Churaute of Nepal
T
Danuwar Rai96,000Y0.49 %1 HinduismDanuwarP
Danuwar Rai
M
Danuwar Rai of Nepal
T
Darai20,000Y1.11 %1 HinduismDaraiP
Darai
M
Darai of Nepal
T
Darjee540,000Y1.07 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Darjee
M
Darjee of Nepal
T
Darzi (Hindu traditions)8,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Darzi (Hindu traditions)
M
Darzi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Darzi (Muslim traditions)23,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Darzi (Muslim traditions)
M
Darzi (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Deaf229,000Y2.85 %1 HinduismNepalese Sign LanguageP
Deaf
 T
Dhandi2,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuri M
Dhandi of Nepal
 
Dhanuk252,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Dhanuk
M
Dhanuk of Nepal
T
Dhanuk Dhankar7,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Dhanuk Dhankar
M
Dhanuk Dhankar of Nepal
T
Dharkar3,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Dharkar
M
Dharkar of Nepal
T
Dhimal31,000Y1.30 %1 HinduismDhimalP
Dhimal
M
Dhimal of Nepal
T
Dhobi (Hindu traditions)129,000Y0.05 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Dhobi (Hindu traditions)
M
Dhobi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Dhobi (Muslim traditions)8,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Dhobi (Muslim traditions)
M
Dhobi (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi1,700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhi M
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi of Nepal
T
Dhobi Kanaujia2,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Dhobi Kanaujia
M
Dhobi Kanaujia of Nepal
T
Dolpa4,700Y1.10 %1 BuddhismSherpaP
Dolpa
M
Dolpa of Nepal
T
Dom (Muslim traditions)1,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBhojpuriP
Dom (Muslim traditions)
M
Dom (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Domar (Hindu traditions)16,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Domar (Hindu traditions)
M
Domar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Dura6,100Y3.06 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Dura
M
Dura of Nepal
T
Dusadh (Hindu traditions)240,000Y0.06 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Dusadh (Hindu traditions)
M
Dusadh (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Gadaria (Hindu traditions)9,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Gadaria (Hindu traditions)
M
Gadaria (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Gaddi (Muslim traditions)1,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Gaddi (Muslim traditions)
M
Gaddi (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Gandharb (Hindu traditions)200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Gandharb (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Gandharva8,000Y2.74 %1 HinduismNepali M
Gandharva of Nepal
T
Gangai44,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Gangai
M
Gangai of Nepal
T
Gharti136,000Y1.07 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Gharti
M
Gharti of Nepal
T
Gonrhi1,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Gonrhi
M
Gonrhi of Nepal
T
Goriya (Hindu traditions)1,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Goriya (Hindu traditions)
M
Goriya (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Gosain2,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Gosain
M
Gosain of Nepal
T
Gurung Ghale26,000Y6.40 %2 BuddhismGhale, Southern M
Gurung Ghale of Nepal
 
Gurung Ghaleg603,000Y5.00 %2 BuddhismGurungP
Gurung Ghaleg
M
Gurung Ghaleg of Nepal
T
Gyalsumdo500Y4.01 %1 BuddhismTamang, Western M
Gyalsumdo of Nepal
T
Hadi2,600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Hadi
M
Hadi of Nepal
T
Hajam42,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Hajam
M
Hajam of Nepal
T
Halalkhor (Hindu traditions)4,900Y0.12 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Halalkhor (Hindu traditions)
M
Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Halwai (Hindu traditions)96,000Y0.05 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Halwai (Hindu traditions)
M
Halwai (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Halwai Maira1,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Halwai Maira of Nepal
T
Hayu3,400Y0.33 %1 HinduismWayuP
Hayu
M
Hayu of Nepal
T
Jat (Hindu traditions)1,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismHindiP
Jat (Hindu traditions)
M
Jat (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Jat (Sikh traditions)1,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Other / SmallPunjabi, EasternP
Jat (Sikh traditions)
M
Jat (Sikh traditions) of Nepal
T
Jirel6,500Y4.38 %1 BuddhismJirelP
Jirel
M
Jirel of Nepal
T
Jogi (Hindu traditions)1,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Jogi (Hindu traditions)
M
Jogi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kagate700Y0.78 %1 BuddhismSyuba M
Kagate of Nepal
T
Kahar (Hindu traditions)62,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Kahar (Hindu traditions)
M
Kahar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kaibartta1,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kaibartta
M
Kaibartta of Nepal
T
Kalal (Hindu traditions)1,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kalal (Hindu traditions)
M
Kalal (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kalwar (Hindu traditions)129,000Y0.19 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kalwar (Hindu traditions)
M
Kalwar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kalwar (Muslim traditions)1,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBhojpuriP
Kalwar (Muslim traditions)
M
Kalwar (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditio700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuri M
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kalwar Iraqi (Muslim traditi800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBhojpuri M
Kalwar Iraqi (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Kalwar Jaiswal6,600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kalwar Jaiswal
M
Kalwar Jaiswal of Nepal
T
Kalwar Sunri9,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Kalwar Sunri of Nepal
 
Kamar1,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Kamar
M
Kamar of Nepal
T
Kami1,441,000Y1.56 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Kami
M
Kami of Nepal
T
Kandu147,000Y0.06 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Kandu
M
Kandu of Nepal
T
Kanjar (Hindu traditions)3,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kanjar (Hindu traditions)
M
Kanjar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kawar1,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kawar
M
Kawar of Nepal
T
Kayastha (Hindu traditions)51,000Y0.41 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kayastha (Hindu traditions)
M
Kayastha (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kayastha Karan900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kayastha Karan
M
Kayastha Karan of Nepal
T
Kayastha Sribastab1,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Kayastha Sribastab
M
Kayastha Sribastab of Nepal
T
Khaling1,700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Other / SmallKhalingP
Khaling
M
Khaling of Nepal
T
Khambu800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Khambu
M
Khambu of Nepal
T
Kharia600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kharia
M
Kharia of Nepal
T
Khas19,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Khas
M
Khas of Nepal
T
Khatik (Hindu traditions)800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Khatik (Hindu traditions)
M
Khatik (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Khatwa117,000Y0.10 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Khatwa
M
Khatwa of Nepal
T
Kisan2,600Y1.34 %1 HinduismKuruxP
Kisan
M
Kisan of Nepal
T
Koch (Hindu traditions)1,800Y0.63 %1 HinduismRajbanshiP
Koch (Hindu traditions)
M
Koch (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Koiri (Hindu traditions)351,000Y0.29 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Koiri (Hindu traditions)
M
Koiri (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Koli (Hindu traditions)2,600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Koli (Hindu traditions)
M
Koli (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kori14,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Kori
M
Kori of Nepal
T
Kuchbandia400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhi M
Kuchbandia of Nepal
T
Kulung32,000Y0.29 %1 Other / SmallKulungP
Kulung
M
Kulung of Nepal
T
Kumal138,000Y2.29 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Kumal
M
Kumal of Nepal
T
Kumhar (Hindu traditions)73,000Y0.14 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kumhar (Hindu traditions)
M
Kumhar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kumhar Magahia1,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kumhar Magahia
M
Kumhar Magahia of Nepal
T
Kurmi (Hindu traditions)265,000Y0.03 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Kurmi (Hindu traditions)
M
Kurmi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kusunda300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Kusunda
M
Kusunda of Nepal
T
Kyerung3,700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismKyerungP
Kyerung
M
Kyerung of Nepal
T
Larke200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismNubriP
Larke
M
Larke of Nepal
T
Lhomi, Shing Saapa1,300Y0.88 %1 BuddhismLhomiP
Lhomi, Shing Saapa
M
Lhomi, Shing Saapa of Nepal
T
Loba3,100Y0.19 %1 BuddhismLhowaP
Loba
M
Loba of Nepal
T
Lodha (Hindu traditions)38,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Lodha (Hindu traditions)
M
Lodha (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Lohar (Hindu traditions)118,000Y0.05 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Lohar (Hindu traditions)
M
Lohar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Lohar (Muslim traditions)1,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Lohar (Muslim traditions)
M
Lohar (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Lohorung1,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismYamphu, Southern M
Lohorung of Nepal
T
Lunia (Hindu traditions)80,000Y0.03 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Lunia (Hindu traditions)
M
Lunia (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Magar2,164,000Y2.28 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Magar
M
Magar of Nepal
T
Majhi96,000Y2.95 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Majhi
M
Majhi of Nepal
T
Mal (Hindu traditions)1,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Mal (Hindu traditions)
M
Mal (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Mali (Hindu traditions)16,000Y0.14 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Mali (Hindu traditions)
M
Mali (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Mallah (Hindu traditions)198,000Y0.24 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Mallah (Hindu traditions)
M
Mallah (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditio5,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Mallah Dhawa (Hindu traditio2,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Mallah Dhawa (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditio6,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions)
M
Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Manihar1,700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBhojpuriP
Manihar
M
Manihar of Nepal
T
Mech5,700Y1.72 %1 HinduismBoroP
Mech
M
Mech of Nepal
T
Mewahang4,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Other / SmallMewahang, Eastern M
Mewahang of Nepal
 
Miyan35,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Miyan
M
Miyan of Nepal
T
Mochi (Hindu traditions)15,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Mochi (Hindu traditions)
M
Mochi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
 
Moghal2,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Moghal
M
Moghal of Nepal
T
Mugal400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismNepaliP
Mugal
M
Mugal of Nepal
T
Munda, Horo2,600Y5.45 %2 HinduismMaithiliP
Munda, Horo
M
Munda, Horo of Nepal
 
Murao (Hindu traditions)2,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Murao (Hindu traditions)
M
Murao (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Musahar (Hindu traditions)269,000Y0.50 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Musahar (Hindu traditions)
M
Musahar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Nachhiring8,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Other / SmallNachiringP
Nachhiring
M
Nachhiring of Nepal
 
Nai (Hindu traditions)135,000Y0.08 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Nai (Hindu traditions)
M
Nai (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Namassej (Hindu traditions)1,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Namassej (Hindu traditions)
M
Namassej (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Nat (Hindu traditions)3,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Nat (Hindu traditions)
M
Nat (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Nat (Muslim traditions)700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBhojpuriP
Nat (Muslim traditions)
M
Nat (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Newah1,514,000Y0.91 %1 HinduismNewarP
Newah
M
Newah of Nepal
T
Nubri1,700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismNubriP
Nubri
M
Nubri of Nepal
T
Oraon, Dhangar45,000Y2.94 %1 HinduismKuruxP
Oraon, Dhangar
M
Oraon, Dhangar of Nepal
T
Pahari16,000Y2.52 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Pahari
M
Pahari of Nepal
T
Pashtun, Pathan10,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Pashtun, Pathan
M
Pashtun, Pathan of Nepal
T
Pasi (Hindu traditions)4,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Pasi (Hindu traditions)
M
Pasi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Pinjara20,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Pinjara
M
Pinjara of Nepal
T
Qassab1,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Qassab
M
Qassab of Nepal
T
Qazi12,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Qazi
M
Qazi of Nepal
T
Rai709,000Y5.56 %2 Other / SmallNepaliP
Rai
M
Rai of Nepal
T
Rajbansi (Hindu traditions)132,000Y5.40 %2 HinduismRajbanshiP
Rajbansi (Hindu traditions)
M
Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Rajbhar12,000Y1.04 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Rajbhar
M
Rajbhar of Nepal
T
Rajdhob15,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Rajdhob of Nepal
 
Raji5,300Y2.38 %1 HinduismRaji M
Raji of Nepal
T
Rajput (Hindu traditions)44,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Rajput (Hindu traditions)
M
Rajput (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Rajput (Muslim traditions)13,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Rajput (Muslim traditions)
M
Rajput (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Rajput Bais (Muslim traditio1,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Rajput Bais (Muslim traditions)
M
Rajput Bais (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Rajput Bisen (Muslim traditi500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrdu M
Rajput Bisen (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Rajput Chauhan (Hindu tradit1,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions)
M
Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Rajput Chauhan (Muslim tradi2,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Rajput Chauhan (Muslim traditions)
M
Rajput Chauhan (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Rajput Nau1,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Rajput Nau
M
Rajput Nau of Nepal
T
Rajput Ponwar (Muslim tradit1,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Rajput Ponwar (Muslim traditions)
M
Rajput Ponwar (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Rajput Saithwar600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Rajput Saithwar
M
Rajput Saithwar of Nepal
T
Raute1,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismRauteP
Raute
M
Raute of Nepal
T
Rayeen (Muslim traditions)4,700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Rayeen (Muslim traditions)
M
Rayeen (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Rongkup4,700Y3.56 %1 BuddhismLepchaP
Rongkup
M
Rongkup of Nepal
T
Sampang1,700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismSampang M
Sampang of Nepal
 
Santal (Sawntal)59,000Y7.00 %2 HinduismSanthaliP
Santal (Sawntal)
M
Santal (Sawntal) of Nepal
T
Saora1,800Y5.09 %2 HinduismSoraP
Saora
M
Saora of Nepal
T
Sarbaria3,700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepali M
Sarbaria of Nepal
 
Sarki430,000Y2.14 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Sarki
M
Sarki of Nepal
T
Sayyid76,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Sayyid
M
Sayyid of Nepal
T
Shaikh937,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Shaikh
M
Shaikh of Nepal
T
Shaikh Qureshi20,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Shaikh Qureshi
M
Shaikh Qureshi of Nepal
T
Shaikh Siddiqi800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Shaikh Siddiqi
M
Shaikh Siddiqi of Nepal
T
Sherpa126,000Y4.22 %1 BuddhismSherpaP
Sherpa
M
Sherpa of Nepal
T
Sherpa Helambu2,900Y1.38 %1 BuddhismHyolmoP
Sherpa Helambu
M
Sherpa Helambu of Nepal
T
Silpkar (Hindu traditions)69,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Silpkar (Hindu traditions)
M
Silpkar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Siyar600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismNepaliP
Siyar
M
Siyar of Nepal
T
Sonar (Hindu traditions)75,000Y0.12 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Sonar (Hindu traditions)
M
Sonar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Sunri (Hindu traditions)107,000Y0.44 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Sunri (Hindu traditions)
M
Sunri (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Sunuwar65,000Y2.60 %1 HinduismSunwarP
Sunuwar
M
Sunuwar of Nepal
T
Tajpuriya22,000Y1.30 %1 HinduismRajbanshiP
Tajpuriya
M
Tajpuriya of Nepal
T
Tamang1,758,000Y6.60 %2 BuddhismTamang, EasternP
Tamang
M
Tamang of Nepal
T
Tamboli (Hindu traditions)92,000Y0.05 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Tamboli (Hindu traditions)
M
Tamboli (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Tamboli (Muslim traditions)900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Tamboli (Muslim traditions)
M
Tamboli (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Tangbe700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismNepaliP
Tangbe
M
Tangbe of Nepal
T
Tanti (Hindu traditions)120,000Y0.15 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Tanti (Hindu traditions)
M
Tanti (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Teli (Hindu traditions)423,000Y0.14 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Teli (Hindu traditions)
M
Teli (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Teli (Muslim traditions)2,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Teli (Muslim traditions)
M
Teli (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditi14,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions)
M
Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Thakali13,000Y4.41 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Thakali
M
Thakali of Nepal
T
Thakali Marphali2,200Y1.79 %1 BuddhismThakaliP
Thakali Marphali
M
Thakali Marphali of Nepal
T
Thakali Tin Gaule500Y1.06 %1 BuddhismThakali M
Thakali Tin Gaule of Nepal
T
Thakuri487,000Y1.57 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Thakuri
M
Thakuri of Nepal
T
Thakuria2,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBhojpuri M
Thakuria of Nepal
T
Thami33,000Y0.87 %1 HinduismThangmiP
Thami
M
Thami of Nepal
T
Tharu Khawas1,800Y1.97 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Tharu Khawas
M
Tharu Khawas of Nepal
T
Tharu Rana238,000Y1.08 %1 HinduismTharu, DangauraP
Tharu Rana
M
Tharu Rana of Nepal
T
Tharu unspecified1,753,000Y3.41 %1 HinduismTharu, DangauraP
Tharu unspecified
M
Tharu unspecified of Nepal
T
Thathera (Hindu traditions)700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Thathera (Hindu traditions)
M
Thathera (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Thulung3,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismThulungP
Thulung
M
Thulung of Nepal
 
Tibetan, Bhotia3,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismTibetan, CentralP
Tibetan, Bhotia
M
Tibetan, Bhotia of Nepal
T
Tokpegola1,700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismSherpaP
Tokpegola
M
Tokpegola of Nepal
 
Tsum2,700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismTsumP
Tsum
M
Tsum of Nepal
 
Valmiki (Hindu traditions)6,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Valmiki (Hindu traditions)
M
Valmiki (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
 
Valmiki (Muslim traditions)1,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrdu M
Valmiki (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
 
Walang1,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismWalunggeP
Walang
M
Walang of Nepal
T
Yadav (Hindu traditions)1,042,000Y0.03 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Yadav (Hindu traditions)
M
Yadav (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Yadav Dhindhor18,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Yadav Dhindhor
M
Yadav Dhindhor of Nepal
T
Yadav Gaoli93,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Yadav Gaoli
M
Yadav Gaoli of Nepal
T
Yadav Ghosi2,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Yadav Ghosi
M
Yadav Ghosi of Nepal
T
Yadav Gola5,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Yadav Gola
M
Yadav Gola of Nepal
T
Yadav Gualbans (Hindu tradit34,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions)
M
Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Yadav Kaonra3,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Yadav Kaonra
M
Yadav Kaonra of Nepal
T
Yadav Rawat11,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Yadav Rawat
M
Yadav Rawat of Nepal
T
Yakkha28,000Y0.72 %1 Other / SmallYakkhaP
Yakkha
M
Yakkha of Nepal
T
Yakthumba, Limbu444,000Y2.69 %1 Other / SmallLimbuP
Yakthumba, Limbu
M
Yakthumba, Limbu of Nepal
T
Yamphu7,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismYamphu M
Yamphu of Nepal
T
Yehlmo12,000Y0.99 %1 BuddhismHyolmoP
Yehlmo
M
Yehlmo of Nepal
T
Total People Groups:   269 30,407,000 269     258      232 268 251
Unclassified / Other Individuals 141,000  
UN Country Population (2022) 30,548,000  
Other reported groups:  266  
Data Notes
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Nepal – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 258 95.9 % 27,035,000 88.9 %
  2 - Minimally reached 9 3.3 % 3,370,000 11.1 %
  3 - Superficially reached 1 0.4 % 800 0.0 %
  4 - Partially reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
  5 - Significantly reached 1 0.4 % 600 0.0 %
Totals 269   30,407,000  


NOTES:
  1. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  2. % of Population in People Group:  The percentage of the population that lives in a people group at each progress level. Not every person living in an unreached people group is necessarily unreached.
Nepal – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

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Abdul
1,500


Adibasi Janajati
1,300


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Ahar
2,300


Amat
3,400


Ansari
50,000


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Apapanthi
200


Arakh
700


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Ath Pahariya
6,800


Badhai (Hindu traditions)
37,000


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Badhai (Muslim traditions)
2,700


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Badhi (Muslim traditions)
400


Baghban (Muslim traditions)
1,100


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Baha'i
1,300


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Bahna (Hindu traditions)
18,000


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Bahra Gaunle
500


Bairagi (Hindu traditions)
280,000


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Bangali (Hindu traditions)
30,000


Bania Agarwal
21,000


Bania Agrahari
2,600


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Bania Kasaundhan
2,400


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Bania Mahesri
900


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Bania Mahur
1,300


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Bania Oswal
800


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Bania Unai
900


Bania unspecified
125,000


Bankariya
600


Bantar
63,000


Bantawa
5,100


Baramu
9,000


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Bari (Hindu traditions)
11,000


Bedia (Hindu traditions)
27,000


Bedia (Muslim traditions)
2,400


Beldar (Hindu traditions)
3,300


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Bhand (Muslim traditions)
8,600


Bhar
4,200


Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions)
900


Bhat (Hindu traditions)
900


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Bhoi (Hindu traditions)
145,000


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Bhoi (Muslim traditions)
300


Bhoi Kharbind
11,000


Bhoi Mallah Mewat
8,600


Bhote
15,000


Bind
84,000


Bote-Majhi
13,000


Brahmin Bhumihar
19,000


Brahmin Bohara
1,200


Brahmin Gaur
8,100


Brahmin Hill
3,683,000


Brahmin Jijhotia
1,600


Brahmin Joshi
2,400


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Brahmin Kanaujia
7,300


Brahmin Khandelwal
2,200


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Brahmin Maha
800


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Brahmin Radhi
3,900


Brahmin Sakaldwipi
3,300


Brahmin Sanadhya
600


Brahmin Saraswat
3,200


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Brahmin Sawaria
6,500


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Brahmin Terai
119,000


Byansi
4,800


Chamar (Hindu traditions)
369,000


Chamling
7,400


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Chepang, Tsepang
79,000


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Chhantyal
14,000


Chhetri
5,035,000


Chidimar
5,100


Christian
800


Danuwar Rai
96,000


Darai
20,000


Darjee
540,000


Darzi (Hindu traditions)
8,500


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Darzi (Muslim traditions)
23,000


Deaf
229,000


Dhanuk
252,000


Dhanuk Dhankar
7,300


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Dharkar
3,000


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Dhimal
31,000


Dhobi (Hindu traditions)
129,000


Dhobi (Muslim traditions)
8,100


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Dhobi Kanaujia
2,100


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Dolpa
4,700


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Dom (Muslim traditions)
1,900


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Domar (Hindu traditions)
16,000


Dura
6,100


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Dusadh (Hindu traditions)
240,000


Gadaria (Hindu traditions)
9,200


Gaddi (Muslim traditions)
1,100


Gangai
44,000


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Gharti
136,000


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Gonrhi
1,400


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Goriya (Hindu traditions)
1,000


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Gosain
2,000


Gurung Ghaleg
603,000


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Hadi
2,600


Hajam
42,000


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Halalkhor (Hindu traditions)
4,900


Halwai (Hindu traditions)
96,000


Hayu
3,400


Jat (Hindu traditions)
1,200


Jat (Sikh traditions)
1,100


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Jirel
6,500


Jogi (Hindu traditions)
1,100


Kahar (Hindu traditions)
62,000


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Kaibartta
1,000


Kalal (Hindu traditions)
1,000


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Kalwar (Hindu traditions)
129,000


Kalwar (Muslim traditions)
1,000


Kalwar Jaiswal
6,600


Kamar
1,900


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Kami
1,441,000


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Kandu
147,000


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Kanjar (Hindu traditions)
3,400


Kawar
1,400


Kayastha (Hindu traditions)
51,000


Kayastha Karan
900


Kayastha Sribastab
1,200


Khaling
1,700


Khambu
800


Kharia
600


Khas
19,000


Khatik (Hindu traditions)
800


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Khatwa
117,000


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Kisan
2,600


Koch (Hindu traditions)
1,800


Koiri (Hindu traditions)
351,000


Koli (Hindu traditions)
2,600


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Kori
14,000


Kulung
32,000


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Kumal
138,000


Kumhar (Hindu traditions)
73,000


Kumhar Magahia
1,400


Kurmi (Hindu traditions)
265,000


Kusunda
300


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Kyerung
3,700


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Larke
200


Lhomi, Shing Saapa
1,300


Loba
3,100


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Lodha (Hindu traditions)
38,000


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Lohar (Hindu traditions)
118,000


Lohar (Muslim traditions)
1,000


Lunia (Hindu traditions)
80,000


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Magar
2,164,000


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Majhi
96,000


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Mal (Hindu traditions)
1,400


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Mali (Hindu traditions)
16,000


Mallah (Hindu traditions)
198,000


Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions)
6,400


Manihar
1,700


Mech
5,700


Miyan
35,000


Mochi (Hindu traditions)
15,000


Moghal
2,300


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Mugal
400


Munda, Horo
2,600


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Murao (Hindu traditions)
2,000


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Musahar (Hindu traditions)
269,000


Nachhiring
8,500


Nai (Hindu traditions)
135,000


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Namassej (Hindu traditions)
1,500


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Nat (Hindu traditions)
3,500


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Nat (Muslim traditions)
700


Newah
1,514,000


Nubri
1,700


Oraon, Dhangar
45,000


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Pahari
16,000


Pashtun, Pathan
10,000


Pasi (Hindu traditions)
4,500


Pinjara
20,000


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Qassab
1,900


Qazi
12,000


Rai
709,000


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Rajbansi (Hindu traditions)
132,000


Rajbhar
12,000


Rajput (Hindu traditions)
44,000


Rajput (Muslim traditions)
13,000


Rajput Bais (Muslim traditions)
1,500


Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions)
1,200


Rajput Chauhan (Muslim traditions)
2,200


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Rajput Nau
1,300


Rajput Ponwar (Muslim traditions)
1,400


Rajput Saithwar
600


Raute
1,100


Rayeen (Muslim traditions)
4,700


Rongkup
4,700


Santal (Sawntal)
59,000


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Saora
1,800


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Sarki
430,000


Sayyid
76,000


Shaikh
937,000


Shaikh Qureshi
20,000


Shaikh Siddiqi
800


Sherpa
126,000


Sherpa Helambu
2,900


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Silpkar (Hindu traditions)
69,000


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Siyar
600


Sonar (Hindu traditions)
75,000


Sunri (Hindu traditions)
107,000


Sunuwar
65,000


Tajpuriya
22,000


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Tamang
1,758,000


Tamboli (Hindu traditions)
92,000


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Tamboli (Muslim traditions)
900


Tangbe
700


Tanti (Hindu traditions)
120,000


Teli (Hindu traditions)
423,000


Teli (Muslim traditions)
2,000


Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions)
14,000


Thakali
13,000


Thakali Marphali
2,200


Thakuri
487,000


Thami
33,000


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Tharu Khawas
1,800


Tharu Rana
238,000


Tharu unspecified
1,753,000


Thathera (Hindu traditions)
700


Thulung
3,900


Tibetan, Bhotia
3,000


Tokpegola
1,700


Tsum
2,700


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Valmiki (Hindu traditions)
6,500


Walang
1,400


Yadav (Hindu traditions)
1,042,000


Yadav Dhindhor
18,000


Yadav Gaoli
93,000


Yadav Ghosi
2,100


Yadav Gola
5,200


Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions)
34,000


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Yadav Kaonra
3,400


Yadav Rawat
11,000


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Yakkha
28,000


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Yakthumba, Limbu
444,000


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Yehlmo
12,000

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Athpariyaaph11Portions
Awadhiawa2019Complete
Bahingbhj11NT
Bantawabap11NT
Bhojpuribho3131NT
Borobrx11Complete
Botebmj11Unspecified
Chamlingrab11NT
Chepangcdm10NT
Danuwardhw11Portions
Daraidry11Portions
Dhimaldhi11NT
Ghale, Southernghe10NT
Gurunggvr10NT
Hindihin22Complete
Humlahut11Unspecified
Hyolmoscp22NT
Jireljul11NT
Khalingklr11Complete
Kulungkle11NT
Kuruxkru22Complete
Kyerungkgy11Unspecified
Lepchalep11NT
Lhomilhm11NT
Lhowaloy22Portions
Limbulif11NT
Maithilimai8483NT
Marwarirwr22NT
Mewahang, Easternemg11Trans Started
Nachiringncd11Unspecified
Nepalese Sign Languagensp11Unspecified
Nepalinpi3735Complete
Newarnew11NT
Nubrikte22Trans Started
Punjabi, Easternpan11Complete
Rajbanshirjs32NT
Rajirji11Unspecified
Rauterau11Unspecified
Sampangrav11NT
Santhalisat10Complete
Sherpaxsr33NT
Sorasrb10Complete
Sunwarsuz11Complete
Syubasyw11Portions
Tamang, Easterntaj10NT
Tamang, Westerntdg11NT
Thakaliths22Trans Started
Thangmithf11NT
Tharu, Dangaurathl22NT
Thulungtdh11NT
Tibetan, Centralbod11Complete
Tsumttz11Trans Started
Urduurd3232Complete
Walunggeola11Unspecified
Wayuvay11Unspecified
Yakkhaybh11Portions
Yamphuybi11Portions
Yamphu, Southernlrr11Unspecified
Totals: 58 269 258   44 19 28 52 5
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Nepal – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
 
% Evangelical and % Professing Christian Trends [4]

NOTES:
  1. Major Religions: Each People Group's population is multiplied by the Major Religion percentages for that people group. Results are summed for each Religion for all Peoples within the country.
  2. Christianity Segments: Each People Group's population is multiplied by the Christianity Segments percentages for that people group. Results are summed for each Christianity Segment for all peoples within the country.
  3. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  4. % Evangelical and % Professing Christian Trends:  Source Operation World Editions 1986, 1993, 2001, 2010.
    Zero percent data values may mean unknown or unavailable.
Nepal – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Nepal. Ministries in the Nepal section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the Asia, South section only possibly minister in this country. The purpose of this information is to assist potential new missionaries connect with sending agencies and for general ministry networking. Click on the links below to visit ministry websites for further information. Visit the Power-Of-Connecting "Find a Network Tool" to find further networking information.
  • The lists below do not include all ministries at work in this country or region. There are likely many excellent ministries not listed here. Omissions are not intentional, but occur simply from lack of data. Please contact us to suggest other ministries to include here. Inclusion here is not an endorsement by Joshua Project.
Ministries in Nepal   Ministries in Asia, South
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Regional Level Ministries Size
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Nepal – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 30,407,000
Percent Urbanization 20 %
Total People Groups 269
Unreached People Groups 258
Region Asia, South
10/40 Window Yes
Official National Language Nepali
Secondary National LanguageMaithili
Primary Religion Hinduism
Percent Professing Christian 1.4%  [1]
Percent Evangelical Unknown  [2]
Country Progress Level 1
Persecution Ranking 48 (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.558 (0=Low to 1=High UN)

Links
Operation World
Window International Country Profile
Ethnologue Language Listing
State Department Religious Freedom Report
World Factbook

Notes
[1]  Calculated by summing the major religion data for the people groups in the country.
[2]  Calculated by summing the Evangelical data for the people groups in the country.
 
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