Discover > Language: Nepali
Language Code:
Nepali 
 
 
 
You need to upgrade your Flash Player
  • Peoples
  • Details
  • Resources  
Nepali – People Groups speaking
(Click headings for sorting )
Definitions:
Progress Scale:  
People Selector:
People Groups
(Click name for profile)
Country People
Population
Primary
Language
Secondary
Language
Progress Scale Least Reached Primary Religion % Evangelical % Chr Adherent
AdiIndia69,000Y2 Unknown21.03 %
Adibasi JanajatiNepal1,100Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
AharNepal2,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
AmatNepal2,900Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
AngamiIndia157,000Y3 Christianity98.67 %
AnsariNepal42,000Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
AoIndia232,000Y3 Christianity99.07 %
ArakhNepal600Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
ArlengIndia499,000Y2 Hinduism19.74 %
AsurIndia31,000Y2 Hinduism8.57 %
Ath PahariyaNepal5,700Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Badhai (Hindu traditions)Nepal31,000Y1 YHinduism0.15 %
Badhai (Muslim traditions)Nepal2,200Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
Badhi (Hindu traditions)Nepal37,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Baha'iIndia13,000Y1 YOther / Small0.00 %0.00 %
Baha'iNepal1,100Y1 YOther / Small0.00 %0.00 %
BahingNepal2,700Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Bahna (Hindu traditions)Nepal15,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Bahra GaunleNepal400Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
BaigaIndia570,000Y1 YHinduism0.22 %
Bairagi (Hindu traditions)Nepal228,000Y1 YHinduism0.05 %
Bangali (Hindu traditions)Nepal25,000Y1 YHinduism0.54 %
BaniaBhutan3,800Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
BaniaNepal134,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Bania AgarwalNepal18,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
BankariyaNepal500Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
BantarNepal53,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
BantawaNepal4,300Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
BaramuNepal7,500Y1 YHinduism0.25 %
BardaiNepal800Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Bari (Hindu traditions)Nepal9,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Bedia (Hindu traditions)Nepal23,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Bedia (Muslim traditions)Nepal2,000Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
Bhand (Muslim traditions)Nepal7,200Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
Bhangi (Muslim traditions)Nepal600Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
Bhoi (Hindu traditions)Nepal147,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Bhoi (Muslim traditions)Nepal200Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
Bhoi Mallah MewatNepal7,100Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
BhoksaIndia59,000Y1 YHinduism0.03 %
BhoteNepal13,000Y1 YBuddhism1.40 %
BhotiaIndia114,000Y1 YBuddhism4.90 %
Bhotia SikkimBhutan6,100Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
Bhotia SikkimIndia83,000Y1 YBuddhism4.44 %
BhumijIndia1,118,000Y1 YHinduism1.02 %
BindNepal70,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
BirhorIndia20,000Y2 Hinduism5.61 %
Bodh (Buddhist traditions)India114,000Y1 YBuddhism0.35 %
Bodo (Hindu traditions)India1,581,000Y2 Hinduism9.20 %
Bote-MajhiNepal11,000Y1 YHinduism0.87 %
BrahminBhutan6,100Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
BrahminIndia58,887,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %
BrahminNepal3,214,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %
Brahmin BhumiharNepal16,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Brahmin BoharaNepal1,100Y1 YHinduism4.29 %
Brahmin GaurNepal7,100Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Brahmin HillNepal3,076,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %
Brahmin JoshiNepal2,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Brahmin KanaujiaNepal6,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Brahmin KhandelwalNepal1,900Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Brahmin SakaldwipiNepal2,800Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Brahmin SaraswatNepal2,600Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Brahmin TeraiNepal128,000Y1 YHinduism0.01 %
ByansiIndia900Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
ByansiNepal4,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
ChakhesangIndia157,000Y3 Christianity99.27 %
ChakmaIndia217,000Y1 YBuddhism4.85 %
Chamar (Hindu traditions)Nepal320,000Y1 YHinduism0.19 %
ChangIndia65,000Y3 Christianity98.94 %
ChepangIndia1,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Chepang, TsepangNepal65,000Y2 Hinduism10.25 %
CheroIndia158,000Y1 YHinduism0.15 %
ChhantyalNepal11,000Y1 YHinduism2.57 %
ChhetriBhutan4,200Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
ChhetriIndia248,000Y1 YHinduism0.12 %
ChhetriNepal4,186,000Y1 YHinduism0.14 %
ChidimarNepal4,200Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Chik BaraikIndia117,000Y1 YHinduism2.34 %
ChristianIndia1,215,000Y3 Christianity100.00 %
ChristianNepal700Y3 Christianity100.00 %
ChurauteNepal2,300Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
Danuwar RaiNepal80,000Y1 YHinduism0.49 %
DaraiNepal17,000Y1 YHinduism1.11 %
DarjeeBhutan1,900Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
DarjeeIndia49,000Y1 YHinduism2.90 %
DarjeeNepal450,000Y1 YHinduism1.07 %
Darzi (Hindu traditions)Nepal7,100Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Darzi (Muslim traditions)Nepal19,000Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
DeoriIndia53,000Y1 YHinduism0.50 %
DevharNepal900Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
DhandiNepal1,900Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
DhanukNepal210,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
DharkarNepal2,500Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
DhimalNepal26,000Y1 YHinduism1.30 %
Dhobi (Hindu traditions)Nepal105,000Y1 YHinduism0.05 %
Dhobi (Muslim traditions)Nepal6,800Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
Dom (Hindu traditions)Nepal13,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
DuraIndia3,100Y1 YHinduism1.29 %
DuraNepal5,000Y1 YHinduism3.06 %
Dusadh (Hindu traditions)Nepal200,000Y1 YHinduism0.06 %
Gadaria (Hindu traditions)Nepal7,600Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
GandharvaIndia500Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
GandharvaNepal6,700Y1 YHinduism2.74 %
GangaiIndia4,700Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
GangaiNepal36,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
GaroIndia1,095,000Y3 Christianity95.60 %
GhartiIndia22,000Y1 YHinduism3.90 %
GhartiNepal113,000Y1 YHinduism1.07 %
GondIndia14,214,000Y1 YHinduism0.80 %
GosainNepal1,600Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
GurungBangladesh800Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
GurungBhutan10,000Y1 YBuddhism2.08 %
GurungIndia108,000Y2 Hinduism13.21 %
GurungNepal496,000Y2 Buddhism5.15 %
Gurung GhaleNepal22,000Y2 Buddhism6.44 %
GyalsumdoNepal400Y1 YBuddhism4.01 %
HajamNepal35,000Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
HajangIndia74,000Y1 YHinduism0.95 %
Halalkhor (Hindu traditions)Nepal4,100Y1 YHinduism0.12 %
Halwai (Hindu traditions)Nepal80,000Y1 YHinduism0.05 %
HaomeiIndia66,000Y3 Christianity97.28 %
HayuNepal2,800Y1 YHinduism0.33 %
HmarIndia98,000Y3 Christianity98.87 %
HoIndia1,073,000Y1 YUnknown2.37 %
HojaiIndia4,200Y2 Hinduism20.37 %
HudkeNepal100Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
IllemeiIndia96,000Y3 Christianity99.22 %
JadIndia2,200Y1 YBuddhism0.58 %
JaunsariIndia93,000Y1 YHinduism0.05 %
JirelNepal5,400Y1 YBuddhism4.38 %
Jogi (Hindu traditions)Nepal900Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
JuangIndia47,000Y1 YHinduism0.14 %
Kachari DimasaIndia145,000Y2 Hinduism6.08 %
Kachari SonwalIndia278,000Y1 YHinduism2.67 %
Kahar (Hindu traditions)Nepal52,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
KahhaIndia53,000Y3 Christianity99.20 %
Kalwar (Hindu traditions)India3,753,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %
Kalwar (Hindu traditions)Nepal121,000Y1 YHinduism0.19 %
Kalwar JaiswalNepal5,400Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Kalwar SunriNepal7,700Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
KamarNepal1,500Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
KamiBhutan800Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
KamiIndia97,000Y1 YHinduism2.39 %
KamiNepal1,200,000Y1 YHinduism1.56 %
KanauraIndia52,000Y1 YHinduism0.07 %
KanduNepal123,000Y1 YHinduism0.06 %
Kanjar (Hindu traditions)Nepal2,900Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
KawarIndia985,000Y1 YHinduism0.12 %
KawarNepal1,200Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Kayastha (Hindu traditions)Nepal43,000Y1 YHinduism0.41 %
KhalingNepal1,400Y1 YOther / Small0.00 %0.00 %
KhambuBhutan1,400Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
KhambuIndia334,000Y1 YHinduism4.23 %
KhambuNepal700Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
KharwarIndia566,000Y1 YHinduism0.14 %
KhasBhutan900Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
KhasIndia64,000Y2 Hinduism9.02 %
KhasNepal16,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
KhasiIndia1,521,000Y3 Christianity83.53 %
KhatwaNepal97,000Y1 YHinduism0.10 %
KhiamniunganIndia62,000Y3 Christianity99.29 %
KisanIndia1,623,000Y1 YHinduism1.67 %
KisanNepal2,100Y1 YHinduism1.34 %
Koiri (Hindu traditions)India8,118,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %
Koiri (Hindu traditions)Nepal292,000Y1 YHinduism0.29 %
KoknaIndia1,081,000Y1 YHinduism1.00 %
KolowarIndia241,000Y1 YHinduism0.07 %
KonyakIndia239,000Y3 Christianity97.88 %
KoriIndia2,579,000Y1 YHinduism0.12 %
KorwaIndia448,000Y1 YHinduism1.09 %
Kuki ChinIndia135,000Y3 Christianity91.20 %
KulungNepal26,000Y1 YOther / Small0.29 %
KumalIndia3,600Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
KumalNepal115,000Y1 YHinduism2.29 %
Kumhar (Hindu traditions)Nepal61,000Y1 YHinduism0.14 %
Kurmi (Hindu traditions)India18,869,000Y1 YHinduism0.01 %
Kurmi (Hindu traditions)Nepal221,000Y1 YHinduism0.03 %
KusundaNepal300Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
LarkeNepal200Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
LhomiIndia1,600Y2 Buddhism7.94 %
Lhomi, Shing SaapaNepal1,100Y1 YBuddhism0.89 %
LobaBhutan2,200Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
LobaNepal2,500Y1 YBuddhism0.19 %
Lodha (Hindu traditions, tribaIndia126,000Y2 Hinduism11.29 %
Lohar (Hindu traditions)Nepal99,000Y1 YHinduism0.05 %
LoharaIndia264,000Y1 YHinduism3.13 %
LothaIndia177,000Y3 Christianity99.22 %
Lunia (Hindu traditions)Nepal66,000Y1 YHinduism0.03 %
MagarBhutan2,800Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
MagarIndia346,000Y2 Hinduism5.20 %
MagarNepal1,802,000Y1 YHinduism2.28 %
MahaliIndia82,000Y1 YHinduism3.34 %
MahliIndia404,000Y1 YHinduism2.25 %
MajhiIndia120,000Y1 YHinduism0.29 %
MajhiNepal80,000Y1 YHinduism2.95 %
MajhwarIndia186,000Y1 YHinduism0.49 %
Mali (Hindu traditions)Nepal14,000Y1 YHinduism0.14 %
Mallah (Hindu traditions)Nepal165,000Y1 YHinduism0.24 %
Mallah Dhawa (Hindu traditionsNepal1,800Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
MaltoIndia189,000Y2 Hinduism14.11 %
MarameiIndia28,000Y3 Christianity98.90 %
MarmaIndia46,000Y1 YBuddhism0.39 %
MechIndia54,000Y2 Hinduism27.35 %
MechNepal4,700Y1 YHinduism1.72 %
MewahangNepal3,700Y1 YOther / Small0.00 %0.00 %
MiyanNepal29,000Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
MizoIndia144,000Y3 Christianity98.50 %
Mizo FanaiIndia14,000Y3 Christianity99.23 %
Mizo LushaiIndia564,000Y3 Christianity98.84 %
MonpaIndia40,000Y1 YBuddhism0.94 %
MugalNepal300Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
MundaIndia3,673,000Y2 Hinduism20.43 %
Murao (Hindu traditions)Nepal1,700Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Musahar (Hindu traditions)Nepal224,000Y1 YHinduism0.50 %
Naga TangkhulIndia199,000Y3 Christianity98.08 %
Nagarchi (Hindu traditions)India149,000Y1 YHinduism0.61 %
Nai (Hindu traditions)Nepal113,000Y1 YHinduism0.08 %
Nau BuddhIndia194,000Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
Nepalese, GurkhaBrunei1,600Y1 YHinduism0.80 %1.00 %
Nepali, generalAustralia63,000Y1 YHinduism1.50 %2.00 %
Nepali, generalCanada8,200Y1 YHinduism2.00 %4.00 %
Nepali, generalChina, Hong Kong17,000Y1 YHinduism0.90 %1.00 %
Nepali, generalFinland3,900Y1 YHinduism1.00 %2.00 %
Nepali, generalMalaysia235,000Y1 YHinduism1.80 %2.00 %
Nepali, generalMyanmar (Burma)295,000Y1 YHinduism0.70 %1.00 %
Nepali, generalNew Zealand2,700Y1 YHinduism0.70 %1.00 %
Nepali, generalUnited Arab Emirates99,000Y1 YHinduism0.20 %0.40 %
Nepali, generalUnited States57,000Y4 Hinduism2.80 %3.00 %
NewahBangladesh1,300Y1 YHinduism3.03 %
NewahBhutan3,600Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
NewahIndia166,000Y1 YHinduism2.01 %
NewahNepal1,262,000Y1 YHinduism0.92 %
NissiIndia39,000Y3 Christianity53.14 %
OraonIndia4,454,000Y2 Hinduism26.43 %
PahariNepal13,000Y1 YHinduism2.52 %
Pasi (Hindu traditions)Nepal3,800Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
PawiIndia53,000Y3 Christianity98.62 %
PhriNepal600Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
PinjaraNepal17,000Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
PochuryIndia23,000Y3 Christianity98.93 %
PoumaiIndia128,000Y3 Christianity99.00 %
QassabNepal1,600Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
QaziNepal9,700Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
RabhaIndia369,000Y2 Hinduism5.26 %
RaiBhutan3,000Y1 YOther / Small0.00 %0.00 %
RaiIndia125,000Y2 Hinduism12.88 %
RaiNepal591,000Y2 Other / Small5.57 %
Rajbansi (Hindu traditions)Nepal110,000Y2 Hinduism5.40 %
RajbharNepal10,000Y1 YHinduism1.04 %
RajdhobNepal13,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
RajiNepal4,500Y1 YHinduism2.38 %
Rajput (Hindu traditions)India45,518,000Y1 YHinduism0.02 %
Rajput (Muslim traditions)Nepal16,000Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
Rajput KhasiyaIndia131,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
RauteNepal900Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
RengmaIndia69,000Y3 Christianity98.79 %
RongkupBhutan2,900Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
RongkupIndia75,000Y2 Buddhism25.68 %
RongkupNepal3,900Y1 YBuddhism3.56 %
SampangNepal1,400Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
SangtamIndia76,000Y3 Christianity99.24 %
SantalIndia7,607,000Y2 Hinduism5.77 %
SaoraIndia980,000Y2 Hinduism16.71 %
SarbariaNepal3,100Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
SarkiBangladesh700Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
SarkiBhutan1,600Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
SarkiIndia27,000Y1 YHinduism2.67 %
SarkiNepal358,000Y1 YHinduism2.14 %
Sauria PahariaIndia52,000Y2 Hinduism46.85 %
SayyidNepal63,000Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
SemaIndia245,000Y3 Christianity99.33 %
ShaikhIndia85,428,000Y1 YIslam0.00 %
ShaikhNepal781,000Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
Shaikh QureshiNepal17,000Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
SherpaBhutan9,800Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
SherpaIndia38,000Y2 Buddhism15.93 %
SherpaNepal105,000Y1 YBuddhism4.24 %
Sherpa HelambuNepal2,400Y1 YBuddhism1.38 %
Silpkar (Hindu traditions)Nepal58,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
SiyarNepal500Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
Sonar (Hindu traditions)India7,750,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Sonar (Hindu traditions)Nepal63,000Y1 YHinduism0.12 %
Sunri (Hindu traditions)Nepal89,000Y1 YHinduism0.44 %
SunuwarIndia83,000Y1 YHinduism3.02 %
SunuwarNepal54,000Y1 YHinduism2.60 %
TajpuriyaNepal18,000Y1 YHinduism1.30 %
TamangBangladesh800Y1 YBuddhism1.97 %
TamangBhutan9,100Y1 YBuddhism3.59 %
TamangIndia230,000Y2 Buddhism6.19 %
TamangNepal1,463,000Y2 Buddhism6.62 %
Tamboli (Hindu traditions)Nepal77,000Y1 YHinduism0.05 %
TangbeNepal600Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
Tanti (Hindu traditions)Nepal100,000Y1 YHinduism0.15 %
Teli (Hindu traditions)Nepal352,000Y1 YHinduism0.14 %
Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditionNepal12,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
ThadouIndia217,000Y3 Christianity97.89 %
ThakaliIndia1,500Y1 YHinduism3.06 %
ThakaliNepal11,000Y1 YHinduism4.41 %
Thakali MarphaliNepal1,800Y1 YBuddhism1.79 %
Thakali Tin GauleNepal400Y1 YBuddhism1.06 %
ThakkarIndia584,000Y1 YHinduism0.03 %
ThakuriIndia33,000Y1 YHinduism0.55 %
ThakuriNepal406,000Y1 YHinduism1.57 %
ThakuriaNepal2,400Y1 YIslam0.00 %0.00 %
ThamiIndia2,400Y1 YHinduism1.01 %
ThamiNepal28,000Y1 YHinduism0.87 %
TharuIndia513,000Y1 YHinduism1.31 %
TharuNepal1,659,000Y1 YHinduism3.41 %
Tharu KhawasNepal1,500Y1 YHinduism1.94 %
Tharu RanaIndia12,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Tharu RanaNepal198,000Y1 YHinduism1.08 %
ThulungNepal3,300Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Tibetan, BhotiaNepal2,500Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
TiperaIndia631,000Y2 Hinduism8.31 %
TokpegolaNepal1,400Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditNepal5,400Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
WalangNepal1,200Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
Walang, BantawaBhutan3,600Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
Yadav (Hindu traditions)India58,585,000Y1 YHinduism0.01 %
Yadav (Hindu traditions)Nepal1,007,000Y1 YHinduism0.03 %
Yadav DhindhorNepal15,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Yadav GaoliNepal77,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
Yadav RawatNepal9,000Y1 YHinduism0.00 %0.00 %
YakhaBhutan200Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
YakhaIndia5,800Y2 Other / Small6.71 %
YakhaNepal23,000Y1 YOther / Small0.72 %
Yakthumba, LimbuBhutan1,700Y1 YOther / Small3.75 %
Yakthumba, LimbuIndia143,000Y2 Hinduism9.54 %
Yakthumba, LimbuNepal370,000Y1 YOther / Small2.69 %
YamphuNepal6,600Y1 YBuddhism0.00 %0.00 %
YehlmoNepal10,000Y1 YBuddhism0.99 %
YimchungraIndia68,000Y3 Christianity99.30 %
Totals:  331 People Groups speaking   83 248   267        
Data Notes
Data Sources
Progress Scale:  
People Selector:
Nepali – Details
 

Nepali – Bibles / Resources


Nepali – Bibles   Nepali – Resources
 
 

Direct link:  http://legacy.joshuaproject.net/languages.php?rol3=npi&rog3=NZ