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Adibasi JanajatiNepali1,10030Y1.0 30-----
AharAwadhi1,9001,100Y1.0 1,100-----
AnsariUrdu41,0005,600Y1.0 -5,600----
ArakhBhojpuri60090Y1.0 90-----
Badhai (Hindu traditions)Awadhi31,0008,600Y1.0 8,600-----
Badhai (Muslim traditionsBhojpuri2,200400Y1.0 -400----
Badhi (Hindu traditions)Awadhi36,0003,100Y1.0 3,100-----
Baha'iAwadhi1,10030Y1.0 -----30
Bahelia (Muslim traditionBhojpuri800800Y1.0 -800----
Bahna (Hindu traditions)Bhojpuri15,0002,700Y1.0 2,700-----
Bairagi (Hindu traditionsNepali224,00019,000Y1.0 19,000-----
Bangali (Hindu traditionsMaithili24,0003,300Y1.0 3,300-----
BaniaBhojpuri132,00027,000Y1.0 27,000----40
Bania AgarwalBhojpuri17,0006,000Y1.0 6,000----20
Bania AgrahariAwadhi2,1001,500Y1.0 1,500-----
Bania KasaundhanBhojpuri2,0001,500Y1.0 1,500-----
Bania MahurBhojpuri1,1001,100Y1.0 1,100-----
Bania RauniarBhojpuri2,600700Y1.0 700-----
Bania UnaiBhojpuri700500Y1.0 500-----
BantarBhojpuri52,00050Y1.0 50-----
BaramuBaram7,40080Y1.0 80-----
Bari (Hindu traditions)Awadhi8,8002,300Y1.0 2,300-----
Bedia (Hindu traditions)Bhojpuri22,0007,600Y1.0 7,600-----
Beldar (Hindu traditions)Awadhi2,800300Y1.0 300-----
Bhand (Muslim traditions)Urdu7,000200Y1.0 -200----
BharBhojpuri3,4001,000Y1.0 1,000-----
Bharbhunja (Hindu traditiAwadhi700200Y1.0 200-----
Bhat (Hindu traditions)Bhojpuri800200Y1.0 200-----
Bhoi (Hindu traditions)Bhojpuri144,00043,000Y1.0 43,000-----
Bhoi GhograBhojpuri600600Y1.0 600-----
Bhoi KharbindBhojpuri9,2009,200Y1.0 9,200-----
Bhoi KharotBhojpuri6,0005,200Y1.0 5,200-----
Bhoi NikhadBhojpuri1,9001,900Y1.0 1,900-----
BhoteNepali12,000200Y1.0 50-200---
BindBhojpuri69,0001,900Y1.0 1,900-----
Bote-MajhiBote11,0003,500Y1.0 3,500--10--
BrahminNepali3,157,000470,000Y1.0 470,000-----
Brahmin BhumiharAwadhi16,0002,600Y1.0 2,600-----
Brahmin GaurAwadhi7,000500Y1.0 500-----
Brahmin HillNepali3,023,000453,000Y1.0 452,000-----
Brahmin JijhotiaBhojpuri1,300200Y1.0 200-----
Brahmin KanaujiaAwadhi6,0001,300Y1.0 1,300-----
Brahmin KhandelwalAwadhi1,800200Y1.0 200-----
Brahmin MahaBhojpuri700200Y1.0 200-----
Brahmin SakaldwipiAwadhi2,8001,300Y1.0 1,300-----
Brahmin SanadhyaAwadhi500500Y1.0 500-----
Brahmin SaraswatAwadhi2,600300Y1.0 300-----
Brahmin SawariaAwadhi5,4003,000Y1.0 3,000-----
Brahmin TeraiAwadhi126,00013,000Y1.0 13,000-----
Chamar (Hindu traditions)Bhojpuri314,00074,000Y1.0 73,000--300--
ChamlingChamling6,10020Y1.0 20-----
Chepang, TsepangChepang64,000200N2.0 200-----
ChhantyalChantyal11,0001,000Y1.0 400-50050--
ChhetriNepali4,125,000229,000Y1.0 227,000-1,700300--
ChidimarNepali4,200200Y1.0 200-----
Danuwar RaiNepali79,000200Y1.0 200-----
DaraiNepali17,0002,100Y1.0 2,100-----
DarjeeNepali442,00043,000Y1.0 43,000-400200--
Darzi (Hindu traditions)Awadhi7,0001,800Y1.0 1,800-----
Darzi (Muslim traditions)Urdu19,0004,900Y1.0 -4,900----
DevharNepali90010Y1.0 10-----
DhandiBhojpuri1,8001,800Y1.0 1,800-----
DhanukAwadhi206,000800Y1.0 800-----
Dharhi (Hindu traditions)Awadhi10060Y1.0 60-----
DharkarBhojpuri2,5001,500Y1.0 1,500-----
DhimalBhojpuri25,00020Y1.0 20-----
Dhobi (Hindu traditions)Bhojpuri103,00033,000Y1.0 33,000--40--
Dhobi (Muslim traditions)Urdu6,7002,000Y1.0 -2,000----
Dom (Hindu traditions)Bhojpuri13,000300Y1.0 300-----
Dom (Muslim traditions)Bhojpuri1,5001,500Y1.0 -1,500----
DuraNepali5,00010Y1.0 --10---
Dusadh (Hindu traditions)Awadhi196,00037,000Y1.0 37,000-----
Gadaria (Hindu traditionsBhojpuri7,500900Y1.0 900-----
Gaddi (Muslim traditions)Urdu900200Y1.0 -200----
GandharvaNepali6,6001,200Y1.0 1,200--10--
GangaiNepali36,00050Y1.0 50-----
GhartiNepali111,0008,100Y1.0 7,900-40100--
GonrhiBhojpuri1,20060Y1.0 60-----
Goriya (Hindu traditions)Awadhi900200Y1.0 200-----
GosainAwadhi1,600200Y1.0 200-----
GurungGurung487,00035,000N2.0 2,300-29,0002,400-1,100
Gurung GhaleNepali21,000200N2.0 --200---
HajamUrdu35,0007,000Y1.0 -7,000----
Halalkhor (Hindu traditioMaithili4,00040Y1.0 40-----
Halwai (Hindu traditions)Awadhi79,0008,400Y1.0 8,400-----
Jat (Hindu traditions)Bhojpuri1,00030Y1.0 30-----
Jat (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern90030Y1.0 ----30-
Jogi (Hindu traditions)Maithili900100Y1.0 100-----
Kahar (Hindu traditions)Awadhi51,00041,000Y1.0 41,000-----
Kalal (Hindu traditions)Bhojpuri90040Y1.0 40-----
Kalwar (Hindu traditions)Awadhi119,0008,700Y1.0 8,700--70--
Kalwar (Muslim traditionsBhojpuri800800Y1.0 -800----
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu tradiBhojpuri600400Y1.0 400-----
Kalwar Iraqi (Muslim tradBhojpuri700700Y1.0 -700----
Kalwar JaiswalBhojpuri5,400800Y1.0 800-----
KamarBhojpuri1,50040Y1.0 40-----
KamiNepali1,179,000129,000Y1.0 126,000-1,4001,600-40
KanduAwadhi120,0001,500Y1.0 1,500-----
Kanjar (Hindu traditions)Awadhi2,800800Y1.0 800-----
Kayastha (Hindu traditionAwadhi42,0003,700Y1.0 3,700-----
Kayastha SribastabBhojpuri1,000500Y1.0 500-----
KhasJumli16,000500Y1.0 400-60---
Khatik (Hindu traditions)Awadhi700200Y1.0 200-----
KhatwaBhojpuri96,00090Y1.0 90-----
Koch (Hindu traditions)Maithili1,50020Y1.0 20-----
Koiri (Hindu traditions)Bhojpuri287,00015,000Y1.0 15,000--100--
Koli (Hindu traditions)Awadhi2,200500Y1.0 500-----
KoriAwadhi11,0007,200Y1.0 7,200-----
KuchbandiaAwadhi30080Y1.0 80-----
KumalNepali113,00039,000Y1.0 38,000-400700--
Kumhar (Hindu traditions)Bhojpuri59,0001,100Y1.0 1,100-----
Kurmi (Hindu traditions)Awadhi217,00055,000Y1.0 55,000-----
Lhomi, Shing SaapaNepali1,10020Y1.0 --20---
Lodha (Hindu traditions)Bhojpuri31,00026,000Y1.0 26,000-----
Lohar (Hindu traditions)Awadhi97,0009,600Y1.0 9,600--20--
LohorungYamphu, Southern1,20010Y1.0 10-----
Lunia (Hindu traditions)Awadhi65,000100Y1.0 100-----
MagarMagar, Western1,771,000429,000Y1.0 364,000-58,0006,300-700
MajhiMaithili78,0002,200Y1.0 2,000--70-200
Mal (Hindu traditions)Maithili1,10050Y1.0 50-----
Mali (Hindu traditions)Awadhi14,0001,600Y1.0 1,600-----
Mallah (Hindu traditions)Bhojpuri162,00023,000Y1.0 23,000--300--
Mallah Chain (Hindu tradiAwadhi4,3001,300Y1.0 1,300-----
Mallah Kewat (Hindu tradiBhojpuri5,3001,000Y1.0 1,000-----
ManiharUrdu1,400400Y1.0 -400----
MechBoro4,60010Y1.0 10-----
MiyanUrdu29,0003,900Y1.0 -3,900----
MoghalUrdu1,900400Y1.0 -400----
Munda, HoroMaithili2,10040N2.0 30----10
Murao (Hindu traditions)Awadhi1,700400Y1.0 400-----
Musahar (Hindu traditionsBhojpuri220,0005,800Y1.0 5,700--100--
Nai (Hindu traditions)Awadhi111,00016,000Y1.0 16,000--10--
Nat (Hindu traditions)Awadhi2,900500Y1.0 500-----
Nat (Muslim traditions)Bhojpuri600400Y1.0 -400----
NewahNewar1,239,00050,000Y1.0 41,000-7,800600--
Oraon, DhangarKurux, Nepali37,000200Y1.0 200--10-10
Pashtun, PathanUrdu8,6003,800Y1.0 -3,800----
Pasi (Hindu traditions)Awadhi3,7001,200Y1.0 1,200-----
PinjaraUrdu17,0002,700Y1.0 -2,700----
QassabUrdu1,600300Y1.0 -300----
QaziBhojpuri9,600400Y1.0 -400----
RaiNepali580,0002,100N2.0 1,300--100-700
Rajbansi (Hindu traditionRangpuri108,000100N2.0 100----20
RajbharBhojpuri10,0005,000Y1.0 4,900--80--
RajdhobBhojpuri13,000100Y1.0 100-----
RajiRaji4,40020Y1.0 20-----
Rajput (Hindu traditions)Bhojpuri36,0001,700Y1.0 1,700-----
Rajput (Muslim traditionsUrdu16,00014,000Y1.0 -14,000----
Rajput Bais (Muslim tradiUrdu1,2001,200Y1.0 -1,200----
Rajput Bisen (Muslim tradUrdu400400Y1.0 -400----
Rajput Chauhan (Muslim trUrdu1,8001,800Y1.0 -1,800----
Rajput NauUrdu1,100900Y1.0 -900----
Rajput Ponwar (Muslim traUrdu1,1001,100Y1.0 -1,100----
Rajput SaithwarBhojpuri500500Y1.0 500-----
Rayeen (Muslim traditionsUrdu3,900300Y1.0 -300----
RongkupNepali3,80010Y1.0 --10---
Santal, HorSanthali48,000300N2.0 200--30-80
SarkiNepali352,00041,000Y1.0 40,000-400400--
SayyidUrdu62,0009,100Y1.0 -9,100----
ShaikhUrdu767,000129,000Y1.0 -129,000----
Shaikh QureshiUrdu16,0001,600Y1.0 -1,600----
SherpaSherpa103,000700Y1.0 --70010--
Silpkar (Hindu traditionsAwadhi57,000700Y1.0 700-----
Sonar (Hindu traditions)Awadhi62,0001,500Y1.0 1,500-----
Sunri (Hindu traditions)Maithili87,000600Y1.0 600-----
SunuwarMaithili53,0001,000Y1.0 1,000--50--
TamangTamang, Northwestern1,438,0007,900N2.0 400-6,500900--
Tamboli (Hindu traditionsAwadhi76,00013,000Y1.0 13,000-----
Tanti (Hindu traditions)Bhojpuri99,000100Y1.0 100-----
Teli (Hindu traditions)Awadhi346,00032,000Y1.0 32,000--30--
Teli (Muslim traditions)Bhojpuri1,600900Y1.0 -900----
ThakaliNepali11,0001,400Y1.0 500-90030--
ThakuriNepali398,00024,000Y1.0 23,000-200600--
ThamiNepali27,000100Y1.0 100-----
TharuTharu, Kathariya1,629,000237,000Y1.0 233,000--4,100--
Tharu KhawasTharu, Kathariya1,500300Y1.0 300-----
Thathera (Hindu traditionAwadhi600100Y1.0 100-----
Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu tAwadhi5,4001,200Y1.0 1,200-----
Yadav (Hindu traditions)Bhojpuri989,000134,000Y1.0 134,000--100--
Yadav DhindhorAwadhi15,0005,500Y1.0 5,500-----
Yadav GolaAwadhi4,3003,800Y1.0 3,800-----
Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traAwadhi28,00025,000Y1.0 25,000-----
Yadav RawatAwadhi8,9001,400Y1.0 1,400-----
YakhaNepali23,000700Y1.0 500-200---
Yakthumba, LimbuNepali363,000500Y1.0 300-10010-60
YehlmoHyolmo9,90070Y1.0 40-30---
Zone Totals:   186 People Groups   3,193,000 178   2,863,000 196,000 109,000 20,000 30 3,000
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