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Abdul1,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Abdul
M
Abdul of Nepal
T
Adibasi Janajati1,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Adibasi Janajati
 T
Ahar2,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Ahar
M
Ahar of Nepal
T
Amat2,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Amat
M
Amat of Nepal
T
Ansari43,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Ansari
M
Ansari of Nepal
T
Apapanthi200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Apapanthi
M
Apapanthi of Nepal
 
Arakh600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Arakh
M
Arakh of Nepal
T
Ath Pahariya5,800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAthpariyaP
Ath Pahariya
M
Ath Pahariya of Nepal
T
Badhai (Hindu traditions)32,000Y0.15 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Badhai (Hindu traditions)
M
Badhai (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Badhai (Muslim traditions)2,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Badhai (Muslim traditions)
M
Badhai (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Badhi (Hindu traditions)37,000Y0.00 %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)900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Baghban (Muslim traditions)
M
Baghban (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Baha'i1,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Other / SmallNepaliP
Baha'i
M
Baha'i of Nepal
T
Bahelia (Muslim traditions)800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBhojpuri M
Bahelia (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Bahing2,800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBahing M
Bahing of Nepal
T
Bahna (Hindu traditions)15,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bahna (Hindu traditions)
M
Bahna (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Bahra Gaunle400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismBineP
Bahra Gaunle
 T
Bairagi (Hindu traditions)237,000Y0.05 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Bairagi (Hindu traditions)
M
Bairagi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Bangali (Hindu traditions)25,000Y0.54 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bangali (Hindu traditions)
M
Bangali (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Bania137,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bania
M
Bania of Nepal
T
Bania Agarwal18,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Bania Agarwal
M
Bania Agarwal of Nepal
T
Bania Agrahari2,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Bania Agrahari
M
Bania Agrahari of Nepal
T
Bania Kasaundhan2,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Bania Kasaundhan
M
Bania Kasaundhan of Nepal
T
Bania Khatri900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Bania Khatri of Nepal
T
Bania Mahesri800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMarwariP
Bania Mahesri
M
Bania Mahesri of Nepal
T
Bania Mahur1,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Bania Mahur
M
Bania Mahur of Nepal
T
Bania Oswal700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMarwariP
Bania Oswal
M
Bania Oswal of Nepal
T
Bania Rauniar2,700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuri M
Bania Rauniar of Nepal
T
Bania Unai700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Bania Unai
M
Bania Unai of Nepal
T
Bankariya600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhi  T
Bantar54,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bantar
M
Bantar of Nepal
T
Bantawa4,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBantawa M
Bantawa of Nepal
 
Baramu7,700Y0.25 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Baramu
M
Baramu of Nepal
T
Bardai900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepali M
Bardai of Nepal
T
Bari (Hindu traditions)9,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bari (Hindu traditions)
M
Bari (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Bedia (Hindu traditions)23,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bedia (Hindu traditions)
M
Bedia (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Bedia (Muslim traditions)2,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrdu M
Bedia (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Beldar (Hindu traditions)2,800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Beldar (Hindu traditions)
M
Beldar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Bhand (Muslim traditions)7,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Bhand (Muslim traditions)
M
Bhand (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Bhangi (Muslim traditions)700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Bhangi (Muslim traditions)
M
Bhangi (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Bhar3,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Bhar
M
Bhar of Nepal
T
Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions)
M
Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Bhat (Hindu traditions)800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bhat (Hindu traditions)
M
Bhat (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Bhoi (Hindu traditions)149,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bhoi (Hindu traditions)
M
Bhoi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Bhoi (Muslim traditions)200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamNepaliP
Bhoi (Muslim traditions)
M
Bhoi (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Bhoi Ghogra600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuri M
Bhoi Ghogra of Nepal
T
Bhoi Kamti1,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Bhoi Kamti of Nepal
T
Bhoi Kharbind9,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Bhoi Kharbind
M
Bhoi Kharbind of Nepal
T
Bhoi Kharot6,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuri M
Bhoi Kharot of Nepal
T
Bhoi Mallah Mewat7,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Bhoi Mallah Mewat of Nepal
T
Bhoi Nikhad1,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuri M
Bhoi Nikhad of Nepal
T
Bhote13,000Y1.40 %1 BuddhismNepaliP
Bhote
M
Bhote of Nepal
T
Bind71,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Bind
M
Bind of Nepal
T
Bote-Majhi11,000Y0.87 %1 HinduismBoteP
Bote-Majhi
M
Bote-Majhi of Nepal
T
Brahmin3,272,000Y0.00 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Brahmin
M
Brahmin of Nepal
T
Brahmin Bhat400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Brahmin Bhat of Nepal
T
Brahmin Bhumihar16,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Bhumihar
M
Brahmin Bhumihar of Nepal
T
Brahmin Bohara1,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismHindiP
Brahmin Bohara
M
Brahmin Bohara of Nepal
T
Brahmin Gaur6,800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Gaur
M
Brahmin Gaur of Nepal
T
Brahmin Hill3,125,000Y0.00 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Brahmin Hill
M
Brahmin Hill of Nepal
T
Brahmin Jijhotia1,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Jijhotia
M
Brahmin Jijhotia of Nepal
T
Brahmin Joshi2,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Joshi
M
Brahmin Joshi of Nepal
T
Brahmin Kanaujia6,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Kanaujia
M
Brahmin Kanaujia of Nepal
T
Brahmin Khandelwal1,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Khandelwal
M
Brahmin Khandelwal of Nepal
T
Brahmin Maha700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Maha
M
Brahmin Maha of Nepal
T
Brahmin Radhi3,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Radhi
M
Brahmin Radhi of Nepal
T
Brahmin Sakaldwipi2,800Y0.00 %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 Saraswat2,700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Saraswat
M
Brahmin Saraswat of Nepal
T
Brahmin Sawaria5,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Brahmin Sawaria
M
Brahmin Sawaria of Nepal
T
Brahmin Terai131,000Y0.01 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Brahmin Terai
M
Brahmin Terai of Nepal
T
Byansi4,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismHumlaP
Byansi
M
Byansi of Nepal
T
Chamar (Hindu traditions)313,000Y0.20 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Chamar (Hindu traditions)
M
Chamar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Chamling6,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Other / SmallChamling M
Chamling of Nepal
T
Chepang, Tsepang67,000Y10.25 %2 HinduismChepangP
Chepang, Tsepang
M
Chepang, Tsepang of Nepal
T
ChhairottanY0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismLanguage unknownP
Chhairottan
 T
Chhantyal12,000Y2.57 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Chhantyal
M
Chhantyal of Nepal
T
Chhetri4,269,000Y0.14 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Chhetri
M
Chhetri of Nepal
T
Chidimar4,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Chidimar
M
Chidimar of Nepal
T
Christian700Y100.00 %3 ChristianityNepaliP
Christian
M
Christian of Nepal
 
Churaute2,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamNepali M
Churaute of Nepal
T
Danuwar Rai81,000Y0.49 %1 HinduismDanuwarP
Danuwar Rai
M
Danuwar Rai of Nepal
T
Darai17,000Y1.11 %1 HinduismDaraiP
Darai
M
Darai of Nepal
T
Darjee458,000Y1.07 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Darjee
M
Darjee of Nepal
T
Darzi (Hindu traditions)7,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Darzi (Hindu traditions)
M
Darzi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Darzi (Muslim traditions)20,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Darzi (Muslim traditions)
M
Darzi (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Deaf222,000Y2.85 %1 HinduismNepalese Sign LanguageP
Deaf
 T
Dewas Rai10,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismDewas Rai  T
Dhandi1,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuri M
Dhandi of Nepal
 
Dhanuk214,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Dhanuk
M
Dhanuk of Nepal
T
Dhanuk Dhankar6,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Dhanuk Dhankar of Nepal
T
Dharhi (Hindu traditions)100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Dharhi (Hindu traditions)
M
Dharhi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Dharkar2,600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Dharkar
M
Dharkar of Nepal
T
Dhimal26,000Y1.30 %1 HinduismDhimalP
Dhimal
M
Dhimal of Nepal
T
Dhobi (Hindu traditions)109,000Y0.05 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Dhobi (Hindu traditions)
M
Dhobi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Dhobi (Muslim traditions)6,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Dhobi (Muslim traditions)
M
Dhobi (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi1,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhi M
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi of Nepal
T
Dhobi Kanaujia1,800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhi M
Dhobi Kanaujia of Nepal
T
Dolpa4,000Y1.10 %1 BuddhismSherpaP
Dolpa
M
Dolpa of Nepal
T
Dom (Muslim traditions)1,600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBhojpuriP
Dom (Muslim traditions)
M
Dom (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Domar (Hindu traditions)13,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Domar (Hindu traditions)
M
Domar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Dura5,100Y3.06 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Dura
M
Dura of Nepal
T
Dusadh (Hindu traditions)203,000Y0.06 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Dusadh (Hindu traditions)
M
Dusadh (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Gadaria (Hindu traditions)7,800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Gadaria (Hindu traditions)
M
Gadaria (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Gaddi (Muslim traditions)1,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Gaddi (Muslim traditions)
M
Gaddi (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Gandharb (Hindu traditions)100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Gandharb (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Gandharva6,800Y2.74 %1 HinduismNepali M
Gandharva of Nepal
T
Gangai37,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Gangai
M
Gangai of Nepal
T
Gharti115,000Y1.07 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Gharti
M
Gharti of Nepal
T
Gonrhi1,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Gonrhi
M
Gonrhi of Nepal
T
Goriya (Hindu traditions)900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Goriya (Hindu traditions)
M
Goriya (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Gosain1,700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Gosain
M
Gosain of Nepal
T
Gurung Ghale22,000Y6.40 %2 BuddhismGhale, Southern M
Gurung Ghale of Nepal
 
Gurung Ghaleg511,000Y5.00 %2 BuddhismGurungP
Gurung Ghaleg
M
Gurung Ghaleg of Nepal
T
Gyalsumdo400Y4.01 %1 BuddhismTamang, Western  T
Hadi2,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Hadi
M
Hadi of Nepal
T
Hajam36,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Hajam
M
Hajam of Nepal
T
Halalkhor (Hindu traditions)4,200Y0.12 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Halalkhor (Hindu traditions)
M
Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Halwai (Hindu traditions)81,000Y0.05 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Halwai (Hindu traditions)
M
Halwai (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Halwai Maira1,600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Halwai Maira of Nepal
T
Hayu2,900Y0.33 %1 HinduismWayuP
Hayu
M
Hayu of Nepal
T
Jat (Hindu traditions)1,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismHindiP
Jat (Hindu traditions)
M
Jat (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Jat (Sikh traditions)900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Other / SmallPunjabi, EasternP
Jat (Sikh traditions)
M
Jat (Sikh traditions) of Nepal
T
Jirel5,500Y4.38 %1 BuddhismJirelP
Jirel
M
Jirel of Nepal
T
Jogi (Hindu traditions)900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Jogi (Hindu traditions)
M
Jogi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kagate600Y0.78 %1 BuddhismSyuba M
Kagate of Nepal
T
Kahar (Hindu traditions)53,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Kahar (Hindu traditions)
M
Kahar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kaibartta800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kaibartta
M
Kaibartta of Nepal
T
Kalal (Hindu traditions)900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kalal (Hindu traditions)
M
Kalal (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kalwar (Hindu traditions)123,000Y0.19 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kalwar (Hindu traditions)
M
Kalwar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kalwar (Muslim traditions)800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBhojpuriP
Kalwar (Muslim traditions)
M
Kalwar (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditio600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuri M
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kalwar Iraqi (Muslim traditi700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBhojpuri M
Kalwar Iraqi (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Kalwar Jaiswal5,600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kalwar Jaiswal
M
Kalwar Jaiswal of Nepal
T
Kalwar Sunri7,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Kalwar Sunri of Nepal
 
Kamar1,600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Kamar
M
Kamar of Nepal
T
Kami1,222,000Y1.56 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Kami
M
Kami of Nepal
T
Kandu125,000Y0.06 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Kandu
M
Kandu of Nepal
T
Kanjar (Hindu traditions)2,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kanjar (Hindu traditions)
M
Kanjar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kawar1,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kawar
M
Kawar of Nepal
T
Kayastha (Hindu traditions)43,000Y0.41 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kayastha (Hindu traditions)
M
Kayastha (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kayastha Karan800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kayastha Karan
M
Kayastha Karan of Nepal
T
Kayastha Sribastab1,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Kayastha Sribastab
M
Kayastha Sribastab of Nepal
T
Khaling1,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Other / SmallKhaling M
Khaling of Nepal
T
Khambu700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepali M
Khambu of Nepal
T
Kharia600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Kharia of Nepal
T
Khas16,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Khas
M
Khas of Nepal
T
Khatik (Hindu traditions)700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Khatik (Hindu traditions)
M
Khatik (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Khatwa99,000Y0.10 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Khatwa
M
Khatwa of Nepal
T
Kisan2,200Y1.34 %1 HinduismKuruxP
Kisan
M
Kisan of Nepal
T
Koch (Hindu traditions)1,500Y0.63 %1 HinduismRajbanshiP
Koch (Hindu traditions)
M
Koch (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Koiri (Hindu traditions)298,000Y0.29 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Koiri (Hindu traditions)
M
Koiri (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Koli (Hindu traditions)2,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Koli (Hindu traditions)
M
Koli (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kori12,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Kori
M
Kori of Nepal
T
Kuchbandia300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhi M
Kuchbandia of Nepal
T
Kulung27,000Y0.29 %1 Other / SmallKulungP
Kulung
M
Kulung of Nepal
T
Kumal117,000Y2.29 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Kumal
M
Kumal of Nepal
T
Kumhar (Hindu traditions)62,000Y0.14 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kumhar (Hindu traditions)
M
Kumhar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kumhar Magahia1,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Kumhar Magahia
M
Kumhar Magahia of Nepal
T
Kurmi (Hindu traditions)224,000Y0.03 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Kurmi (Hindu traditions)
M
Kurmi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Kusunda300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepali  T
Kyerung3,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismKyerungP
Kyerung
M
Kyerung of Nepal
T
Larke200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismNubriP
Larke
M
Larke of Nepal
T
Lhomi, Shing Saapa1,100Y0.88 %1 BuddhismLhomiP
Lhomi, Shing Saapa
M
Lhomi, Shing Saapa of Nepal
T
Loba2,600Y0.19 %1 BuddhismLhowaP
Loba
M
Loba of Nepal
T
Lodha (Hindu traditions)33,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Lodha (Hindu traditions)
M
Lodha (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Lohar (Hindu traditions)100,000Y0.05 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Lohar (Hindu traditions)
M
Lohar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Lohar (Muslim traditions)800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Lohar (Muslim traditions)
M
Lohar (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Lohorung1,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismYamphu, Southern M
Lohorung of Nepal
T
Lunia (Hindu traditions)68,000Y0.03 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Lunia (Hindu traditions)
M
Lunia (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Magar1,835,000Y2.28 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Magar
M
Magar of Nepal
T
Majhi81,000Y2.95 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Majhi
M
Majhi of Nepal
T
Mal (Hindu traditions)1,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Mal (Hindu traditions)
M
Mal (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Mali (Hindu traditions)14,000Y0.14 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Mali (Hindu traditions)
M
Mali (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Mallah (Hindu traditions)168,000Y0.24 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Mallah (Hindu traditions)
M
Mallah (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditio4,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Mallah Dhawa (Hindu traditio1,800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Mallah Dhawa (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditio5,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions)
M
Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Manihar1,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBhojpuriP
Manihar
M
Manihar of Nepal
T
Mech4,800Y1.72 %1 HinduismBoroP
Mech
M
Mech of Nepal
T
Mewahang3,800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Other / SmallMewahang, Eastern M
Mewahang of Nepal
 
Miyan29,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Miyan
M
Miyan of Nepal
T
Mochi (Hindu traditions)13,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Mochi (Hindu traditions)
M
Mochi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
 
Moghal2,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Moghal
M
Moghal of Nepal
T
Mugal300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismNepaliP
Mugal
M
Mugal of Nepal
T
Munda, Horo2,200Y5.45 %2 HinduismMaithiliP
Munda, Horo
M
Munda, Horo of Nepal
 
Murao (Hindu traditions)1,700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Murao (Hindu traditions)
M
Murao (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Musahar (Hindu traditions)228,000Y0.50 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Musahar (Hindu traditions)
M
Musahar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Nachhiring7,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Other / SmallNachering M
Nachhiring of Nepal
 
Nai (Hindu traditions)115,000Y0.08 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Nai (Hindu traditions)
M
Nai (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Namassej (Hindu traditions)1,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Namassej (Hindu traditions)
M
Namassej (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Nat (Hindu traditions)3,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Nat (Hindu traditions)
M
Nat (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Nat (Muslim traditions)600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBhojpuriP
Nat (Muslim traditions)
M
Nat (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Newah1,284,000Y0.91 %1 HinduismNewarP
Newah
M
Newah of Nepal
T
Nubri1,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismNubri M
Nubri of Nepal
T
Oraon, Dhangar38,000Y2.94 %1 HinduismKuruxP
Oraon, Dhangar
M
Oraon, Dhangar of Nepal
T
Pahari13,000Y2.52 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Pahari
M
Pahari of Nepal
T
Pashtun, Pathan8,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Pashtun, Pathan
M
Pashtun, Pathan of Nepal
T
Pasi (Hindu traditions)3,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Pasi (Hindu traditions)
M
Pasi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Pinjara17,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Pinjara
M
Pinjara of Nepal
T
Qassab1,600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Qassab
M
Qassab of Nepal
T
Qazi9,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Qazi
M
Qazi of Nepal
T
Rai602,000Y5.56 %2 Other / SmallNepaliP
Rai
M
Rai of Nepal
T
Rajbansi (Hindu traditions)112,000Y5.40 %2 HinduismRajbanshiP
Rajbansi (Hindu traditions)
M
Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Rajbansi Pali (Hindu traditi1,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismRajbanshi M
Rajbansi Pali (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
 
Rajbhar11,000Y1.04 %1 HinduismBhojpuriP
Rajbhar
M
Rajbhar of Nepal
T
Rajdhob13,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Rajdhob of Nepal
 
Raji4,600Y2.38 %1 HinduismRaji M
Raji of Nepal
T
Rajput (Hindu traditions)37,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Rajput (Hindu traditions)
M
Rajput (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Rajput (Muslim traditions)17,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Rajput (Muslim traditions)
M
Rajput (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Rajput Bais (Muslim traditio1,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Rajput Bais (Muslim traditions)
M
Rajput Bais (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Rajput Bisen (Muslim traditi400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrdu M
Rajput Bisen (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Rajput Chauhan (Hindu tradit1,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions)
M
Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Rajput Chauhan (Muslim tradi1,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Rajput Chauhan (Muslim traditions)
M
Rajput Chauhan (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Rajput Nau1,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Rajput Nau
M
Rajput Nau of Nepal
T
Rajput Ponwar (Muslim tradit1,200Y0.00 %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
Raute900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsNepaliP
Raute
M
Raute of Nepal
T
Rayeen (Muslim traditions)4,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Rayeen (Muslim traditions)
M
Rayeen (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Rongkup3,900Y3.56 %1 BuddhismLepchaP
Rongkup
M
Rongkup of Nepal
T
Sampang1,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismSampang M
Sampang of Nepal
 
Santal (Sawntal)50,000Y7.00 %2 HinduismSanthaliP
Santal (Sawntal)
M
Santal (Sawntal) of Nepal
T
Saora1,500Y5.09 %2 HinduismSoraP
Saora
M
Saora of Nepal
T
Sarbaria3,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepali M
Sarbaria of Nepal
 
Sarki365,000Y2.14 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Sarki
M
Sarki of Nepal
T
Sayyid64,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Sayyid
M
Sayyid of Nepal
T
Shaikh795,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Shaikh
M
Shaikh of Nepal
T
Shaikh Qureshi17,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Shaikh Qureshi
M
Shaikh Qureshi of Nepal
T
Shaikh Siddiqi700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Shaikh Siddiqi
M
Shaikh Siddiqi of Nepal
T
Sherpa107,000Y4.22 %1 BuddhismSherpaP
Sherpa
M
Sherpa of Nepal
T
Sherpa Helambu2,500Y1.38 %1 BuddhismHyolmoP
Sherpa Helambu
M
Sherpa Helambu of Nepal
T
Silpkar (Hindu traditions)59,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Silpkar (Hindu traditions)
M
Silpkar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Siyar500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismNepaliP
Siyar
 T
Sonar (Hindu traditions)64,000Y0.12 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Sonar (Hindu traditions)
M
Sonar (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Sunri (Hindu traditions)91,000Y0.44 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Sunri (Hindu traditions)
M
Sunri (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Sunuwar55,000Y2.60 %1 HinduismSunwarP
Sunuwar
M
Sunuwar of Nepal
T
Tajpuriya19,000Y1.30 %1 HinduismRajbanshiP
Tajpuriya
M
Tajpuriya of Nepal
T
Tamang1,490,000Y6.60 %2 BuddhismTamang, EasternP
Tamang
M
Tamang of Nepal
T
Tamboli (Hindu traditions)78,000Y0.05 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Tamboli (Hindu traditions)
M
Tamboli (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Tamboli (Muslim traditions)800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Tamboli (Muslim traditions)
M
Tamboli (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Tangbe600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismNepaliP
Tangbe
 T
Tanti (Hindu traditions)102,000Y0.15 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Tanti (Hindu traditions)
M
Tanti (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Teli (Hindu traditions)359,000Y0.14 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Teli (Hindu traditions)
M
Teli (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Teli (Muslim traditions)1,700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamUrduP
Teli (Muslim traditions)
M
Teli (Muslim traditions) of Nepal
T
Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditi12,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions)
M
Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Thakali11,000Y4.41 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Thakali
M
Thakali of Nepal
T
Thakali ChimtanY0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismThakaliP
Thakali Chimtan
 T
Thakali Marphali1,900Y1.79 %1 BuddhismThakaliP
Thakali Marphali
M
Thakali Marphali of Nepal
T
Thakali Tin Gaule500Y1.06 %1 BuddhismThakali  T
Thakuri413,000Y1.57 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Thakuri
M
Thakuri of Nepal
T
Thakuria2,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBhojpuri M
Thakuria of Nepal
T
Thami28,000Y0.87 %1 HinduismThangmiP
Thami
M
Thami of Nepal
T
Tharu1,690,000Y3.41 %1 HinduismTharu, DangauraP
Tharu
M
Tharu of Nepal
T
Tharu Khawas1,500Y1.97 %1 HinduismNepaliP
Tharu Khawas
M
Tharu Khawas of Nepal
T
Tharu Rana202,000Y1.08 %1 HinduismTharu, DangauraP
Tharu Rana
M
Tharu Rana of Nepal
T
Thathera (Hindu traditions)600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Thathera (Hindu traditions)
M
Thathera (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Thulung3,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismThulung M
Thulung of Nepal
 
Tibetan, Bhotia2,600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismTibetan, CentralP
Tibetan, Bhotia
M
Tibetan, Bhotia of Nepal
T
Tokpegola1,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismSherpaP
Tokpegola
M
Tokpegola of Nepal
 
Tsum2,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismTsum M
Tsum of Nepal
 
Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu trad5,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions)
M
Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Walang1,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismWalunggeP
Walang
M
Walang of Nepal
T
Yadav (Hindu traditions)1,025,000Y0.03 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Yadav (Hindu traditions)
M
Yadav (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Yadav Dhindhor15,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Yadav Dhindhor
M
Yadav Dhindhor of Nepal
T
Yadav Gaoli79,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Yadav Gaoli
M
Yadav Gaoli of Nepal
T
Yadav Ghosi1,800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhi M
Yadav Ghosi of Nepal
T
Yadav Gola4,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Yadav Gola
M
Yadav Gola of Nepal
T
Yadav Gualbans (Hindu tradit29,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismAwadhiP
Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions)
M
Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) of Nepal
T
Yadav Kaonra2,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithili M
Yadav Kaonra of Nepal
T
Yadav Rawat9,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 HinduismMaithiliP
Yadav Rawat
M
Yadav Rawat of Nepal
T
Yakha24,000Y0.72 %1 Other / SmallYakkhaP
Yakha
M
Yakha of Nepal
T
Yakthumba, Limbu376,000Y2.69 %1 Other / SmallLimbuP
Yakthumba, Limbu
M
Yakthumba, Limbu of Nepal
T
Yamphu6,700Y0.00 %0.00 %1 BuddhismYamphu M
Yamphu of Nepal
T
Yayu2,200Y0.22 %1 HinduismLanguage unknown   
Yehlmo10,000Y0.99 %1 BuddhismHyolmoP
Yehlmo
M
Yehlmo of Nepal
T
Total People Groups:   276 29,555,000 276     266      220 263 258
Unclassified / Other Individuals 120,000  
UN Country Population (2021) 29,675,000  
Other reported groups:  264  
Data Notes
Data Sources
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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 266 96.4 % 26,696,000 90.3 %
  2 - Minimally reached 9 3.3 % 2,858,000 9.7 %
  3 - Superficially reached 1 0.4 % 700 0.0 %
  4 - Partially reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
  5 - Significantly reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
Totals 276   29,555,000  


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
1,200


Adibasi Janajati
1,100


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Ahar
2,000


Amat
2,900


Ansari
43,000


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Apapanthi
200


Arakh
600


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Ath Pahariya
5,800


Badhai (Hindu traditions)
32,000


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Badhai (Muslim traditions)
2,300


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Badhi (Muslim traditions)
400


Baghban (Muslim traditions)
900


Baha'i
1,100


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Bahna (Hindu traditions)
15,000


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Bahra Gaunle
400


Bairagi (Hindu traditions)
237,000


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Bangali (Hindu traditions)
25,000


Bania
137,000


Bania Agarwal
18,000


Bania Agrahari
2,200


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Bania Kasaundhan
2,000


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Bania Mahesri
800


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Bania Mahur
1,100


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Bania Oswal
700


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Bania Unai
700


Bantar
54,000


Baramu
7,700


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Bari (Hindu traditions)
9,100


Bedia (Hindu traditions)
23,000


Beldar (Hindu traditions)
2,800


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Bhand (Muslim traditions)
7,300


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Bhangi (Muslim traditions)
700


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Bhar
3,500


Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions)
800


Bhat (Hindu traditions)
800


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Bhoi (Hindu traditions)
149,000


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Bhoi (Muslim traditions)
200


Bhoi Kharbind
9,500


Bhote
13,000


Bind
71,000


Bote-Majhi
11,000


Brahmin
3,272,000


Brahmin Bhumihar
16,000


Brahmin Bohara
1,100


Brahmin Gaur
6,800


Brahmin Hill
3,125,000


Brahmin Jijhotia
1,400


Brahmin Joshi
2,000


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Brahmin Kanaujia
6,200


Brahmin Khandelwal
1,900


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Brahmin Maha
700


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Brahmin Radhi
3,300


Brahmin Sakaldwipi
2,800


Brahmin Sanadhya
600


Brahmin Saraswat
2,700


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Brahmin Sawaria
5,500


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Brahmin Terai
131,000


Byansi
4,100


Chamar (Hindu traditions)
313,000


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Chepang, Tsepang
67,000


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Chhairottan
40


Chhantyal
12,000


Chhetri
4,269,000


Chidimar
4,300


Christian
700


Danuwar Rai
81,000


Darai
17,000


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Darjee
458,000


Darzi (Hindu traditions)
7,200


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Darzi (Muslim traditions)
20,000


Deaf
222,000


Dhanuk
214,000


Dharhi (Hindu traditions)
100


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Dharkar
2,600


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Dhimal
26,000


Dhobi (Hindu traditions)
109,000


Dhobi (Muslim traditions)
6,900


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Dolpa
4,000


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Dom (Muslim traditions)
1,600


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Domar (Hindu traditions)
13,000


Dura
5,100


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Dusadh (Hindu traditions)
203,000


Gadaria (Hindu traditions)
7,800


Gaddi (Muslim traditions)
1,000


Gangai
37,000


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Gharti
115,000


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Gonrhi
1,200


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Goriya (Hindu traditions)
900


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Gosain
1,700


Gurung Ghaleg
511,000


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Hadi
2,200


Hajam
36,000


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Halalkhor (Hindu traditions)
4,200


Halwai (Hindu traditions)
81,000


Hayu
2,900


Jat (Hindu traditions)
1,000


Jat (Sikh traditions)
900


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Jirel
5,500


Jogi (Hindu traditions)
900


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Kahar (Hindu traditions)
53,000


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Kaibartta
800


Kalal (Hindu traditions)
900


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Kalwar (Hindu traditions)
123,000


Kalwar (Muslim traditions)
800


Kalwar Jaiswal
5,600


Kamar
1,600


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Kami
1,222,000


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Kandu
125,000


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Kanjar (Hindu traditions)
2,900


Kawar
1,200


Kayastha (Hindu traditions)
43,000


Kayastha Karan
800


Kayastha Sribastab
1,000


Khas
16,000


Khatik (Hindu traditions)
700


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Khatwa
99,000


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Kisan
2,200


Koch (Hindu traditions)
1,500


Koiri (Hindu traditions)
298,000


Koli (Hindu traditions)
2,200


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Kori
12,000


Kulung
27,000


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Kumal
117,000


Kumhar (Hindu traditions)
62,000


Kumhar Magahia
1,200


Kurmi (Hindu traditions)
224,000


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Kyerung
3,100


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Larke
200


Lhomi, Shing Saapa
1,100


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Loba
2,600


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Lodha (Hindu traditions)
33,000


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Lohar (Hindu traditions)
100,000


Lohar (Muslim traditions)
800


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Lunia (Hindu traditions)
68,000


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Magar
1,835,000


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Majhi
81,000


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Mal (Hindu traditions)
1,200


Mali (Hindu traditions)
14,000


Mallah (Hindu traditions)
168,000


Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions)
5,500


Manihar
1,500


Mech
4,800


Miyan
29,000


Mochi (Hindu traditions)
13,000


Moghal
2,000


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Mugal
300


Munda, Horo
2,200


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Murao (Hindu traditions)
1,700


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Musahar (Hindu traditions)
228,000


Nai (Hindu traditions)
115,000


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Namassej (Hindu traditions)
1,300


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Nat (Hindu traditions)
3,000


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Nat (Muslim traditions)
600


Newah
1,284,000


Oraon, Dhangar
38,000


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Pahari
13,000


Pashtun, Pathan
8,900


Pasi (Hindu traditions)
3,900


Pinjara
17,000


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Qassab
1,600


Qazi
9,900


Rai
602,000


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Rajbansi (Hindu traditions)
112,000


Rajbhar
11,000


Rajput (Hindu traditions)
37,000


Rajput (Muslim traditions)
17,000


Rajput Bais (Muslim traditions)
1,300


Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions)
1,000


Rajput Chauhan (Muslim traditions)
1,900


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Rajput Nau
1,100


Rajput Ponwar (Muslim traditions)
1,200


Rajput Saithwar
600


Raute
900


Rayeen (Muslim traditions)
4,000


Rongkup
3,900


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Santal (Sawntal)
50,000


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Saora
1,500


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Sarki
365,000


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Sayyid
64,000


Shaikh
795,000


Shaikh Qureshi
17,000


Shaikh Siddiqi
700


Sherpa
107,000


Sherpa Helambu
2,500


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Silpkar (Hindu traditions)
59,000


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Siyar
500


Sonar (Hindu traditions)
64,000


Sunri (Hindu traditions)
91,000


Sunuwar
55,000


Tajpuriya
19,000


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Tamang
1,490,000


Tamboli (Hindu traditions)
78,000


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Tamboli (Muslim traditions)
800


Tangbe
600


Tanti (Hindu traditions)
102,000


Teli (Hindu traditions)
359,000


Teli (Muslim traditions)
1,700


Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions)
12,000


Thakali
11,000


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Thakali Chimtan
40


Thakali Marphali
1,900


Thakuri
413,000


Thami
28,000


Tharu
1,690,000


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Tharu Khawas
1,500


Tharu Rana
202,000


Thathera (Hindu traditions)
600


Tibetan, Bhotia
2,600


Tokpegola
1,500


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Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions)
5,500


Walang
1,200


Yadav (Hindu traditions)
1,025,000


Yadav Dhindhor
15,000


Yadav Gaoli
79,000


Yadav Gola
4,400


Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions)
29,000


Yadav Rawat
9,200


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Yakha
24,000


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Yakthumba, Limbu
376,000


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Yehlmo
10,000

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(click Language name for details)
Language
Code
# Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
Bible
Locator
Audio NT
Online
Jesus
Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Athpariyaaph11Portions
Awadhiawa2020Complete
Bahingbhj11NT
Bantawabap11NT
Bhojpuribho3232NT
Binebon11NT
Borobrx11Complete
Botebmj11Unspecified
Chamlingrab11NT
Chepangcdm10NT
Danuwardhw11Portions
Daraidry11Portions
Dewas Raidwz11Portions
Dhimaldhi11NT
Ghale, Southernghe10NT
Gurunggvr10NT
Hindihin22Complete
Humlahut11Unspecified
Hyolmoscp22NT
Jireljul11NT
Khalingklr11Complete
Kulungkle11NT
Kuruxkru22Complete
Kyerungkgy11Unspecified
Language unknownxxx22Unspecified
Lepchalep11NT
Lhomilhm11NT
Lhowaloy11Portions
Limbulif11NT
Maithilimai8584NT
Marwarirwr22NT
Mewahang, Easternemg11Unspecified
Nacheringncd11Trans Needed
Nepalese Sign Languagensp11Unspecified
Nepalinpi3836Complete
Newarnew11NT
Nubrikte22Trans Needed
Punjabi, Easternpan11Complete
Rajbanshirjs43NT
Rajirji11Trans Needed
Sampangrav11NT
Santhalisat10Complete
Sherpaxsr33NT
Sorasrb10Complete
Sunwarsuz11Complete
Syubasyw11Portions
Tamang, Easterntaj10NT
Tamang, Westerntdg11NT
Thakaliths33Trans Needed
Thangmithf11NT
Tharu, Dangaurathl22NT
Thulungtdh11NT
Tibetan, Centralbod11Complete
Tsumttz11Trans Needed
Urduurd3232Complete
Walunggeola11Unspecified
Wayuvay11Trans Needed
Yakkhaybh11Portions
Yamphuybi11Portions
Yamphu, Southernlrr11Trans Needed
Totals: 60 276 266   46 20 29 53 2
Data Notes
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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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Country Level Ministries Size
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Regional Level Ministries Size
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Data Sources
 
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Nepal – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 29,555,000
Percent Urbanization 20 %
Total People Groups 276
Unreached People Groups 266
Region Asia, South
10/40 Window Yes
Official National Language Nepali
Secondary National LanguageMaithili
Primary Religion Hinduism
Percent Professing Christian 1.3%  [1]
Percent Evangelical Unknown  [2]
Country Progress Level 1
Persecution Ranking 34 (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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