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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Adibasi Janajati Nepal 1,100 1,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Badhi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 36,000 117,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baha'i Nepal 1,100 24,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 223,000 3,972,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 4
 Baramu Nepal 7,400 7,400 Hinduism 0.25 % 1
Bardai Nepal 800 7,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhoi (Muslim traditions) Nepal 200 14,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhote Nepal 12,000 12,000 Buddhism 1.40 % 1
 Bhotia India 115,000 115,000 Buddhism 4.90 % 2
 Brahmin Nepal 3,150,000 63,636,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 63
 Brahmin Hill Nepal 3,017,000 3,017,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 60
 Byansi India 900 4,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chepang India 1,100 65,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chhantyal Nepal 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 2.57 % 1
 Chhetri Bhutan 4,100 4,385,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chhetri India 264,000 4,385,000 Hinduism 0.11 % 5
 Chhetri Nepal 4,117,000 4,385,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 82
 Christian Nepal 700 1,269,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Churaute Nepal 2,300 2,300 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darjee Bhutan 1,900 497,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darjee India 54,000 497,000 Hinduism 3.72 % 1
 Darjee Nepal 441,000 497,000 Hinduism 1.07 % 9
Devhar Nepal 900 18,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dura Nepal 4,900 8,000 Hinduism 3.06 % 1
Gandharva India 500 7,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gandharva Nepal 6,500 7,000 Hinduism 2.74 % 1
 Gangai India 4,800 41,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gangai Nepal 36,000 41,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gharti Nepal 111,000 133,000 Hinduism 1.07 % 2
 Gurung Bhutan 10,000 607,000 Buddhism 3.59 % 1
 Gurung India 110,000 607,000 Hinduism 13.25 % -
Hudke Nepal 100 100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kamar Nepal 1,500 33,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kami Bhutan 800 1,283,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kami India 105,000 1,283,000 Hinduism 2.79 % 2
 Kami Nepal 1,177,000 1,283,000 Hinduism 1.56 % 24
Khambu Nepal 700 340,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Khas India 65,000 82,000 Hinduism 9.06 % -
 Khas Nepal 16,000 82,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kumal India 3,700 117,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kumal Nepal 113,000 117,000 Hinduism 2.29 % 2
Kusunda Nepal 300 300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Magar India 349,000 2,120,000 Hinduism 5.28 % -
 Magar Nepal 1,767,000 2,120,000 Hinduism 2.28 % 35
 Mugal Nepal 300 300 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nepalese, Gurkha Brunei 1,600 777,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.80 % 1
 Nepali, general United Arab Emirates 167,000 777,000 Hinduism 0.40 % 0.20 % 3
 Nepali, general Myanmar (Burma) 293,000 777,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.70 % 6
 Nepali, general Canada 8,100 777,000 Hinduism 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Nepali, general China, Hong Kong 16,000 777,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Nepali, general New Zealand 2,600 777,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.70 % 1
 Nepali, general United States 57,000 777,000 Hinduism 3.00 % 2.80 % -
 Nepali, general Malaysia 232,000 777,000 Hinduism 2.00 % 1.80 % 5
 Newah Bhutan 3,500 1,410,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Newah Bangladesh 1,300 1,410,000 Hinduism 3.03 % 1
 Newah India 168,000 1,410,000 Hinduism 2.01 % 3
 Pahari Nepal 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 2.52 % 1
Phri Nepal 600 1,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rai India 127,000 710,000 Hinduism 12.91 % -
 Rai Nepal 579,000 710,000 Other / Small 5.57 % -
Sarbaria Nepal 3,000 3,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sarki Bhutan 1,600 381,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sarki India 28,000 381,000 Hinduism 2.96 % 1
 Sarki Bangladesh 700 381,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sarki Nepal 351,000 381,000 Hinduism 2.14 % 7
 Sherpa India 39,000 153,000 Buddhism 16.05 % -
 Silpkar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 57,000 364,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Siyar Nepal 500 500 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sunuwar India 84,000 137,000 Hinduism 3.05 % 2
 Tamang Bhutan 8,900 1,678,000 Buddhism 3.59 % 1
 Tamang India 233,000 1,678,000 Buddhism 6.21 % -
Tangbe Nepal 600 600 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thakali India 1,500 13,000 Hinduism 3.06 % 1
 Thakali Nepal 11,000 13,000 Hinduism 4.41 % 1
 Thakuri India 33,000 430,000 Hinduism 0.55 % 1
 Thakuri Nepal 397,000 430,000 Hinduism 1.57 % 8
 Thami India 2,500 30,000 Hinduism 1.01 % 1
Tharu Khawas Nepal 1,500 1,500 Hinduism 1.94 % 1
 Yakha Bhutan 200 29,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yakthumba, Limbu Bhutan 1,700 510,000 Other / Small 3.75 % 1
 Yakthumba, Limbu India 146,000 510,000 Hinduism 9.54 % -
  Totals:  81         71       376
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Adi India 70,000 74,000 Unknown 21.53 % -
Adi Gallong India 19,000 19,000 Unknown 37.55 % -
 Adi Minyong India 26,000 26,000 Unknown 16.51 % -
Adi Padam India 14,000 14,000 Unknown 30.52 % -
 Ahar Nepal 1,900 1,459,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Aka India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 26.90 % -
 Amat Nepal 2,800 260,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Anal India 23,000 23,000 Christianity 98.17 % -
 Angami India 160,000 160,000 Christianity 98.67 % -
 Ansari Nepal 41,000 16,916,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Ao India 235,000 235,000 Christianity 99.07 % -
 Arakh Nepal 600 601,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Arleng India 504,000 505,000 Hinduism 19.62 % -
Asur India 32,000 33,000 Hinduism 8.57 % -
 Ath Pahariya Nepal 5,600 5,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 31,000 6,584,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 1
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) Nepal 2,200 687,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baha'i India 13,000 24,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bahing Nepal 2,700 2,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) Nepal 15,000 844,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bahra Gaunle Nepal 400 400 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baiga India 581,000 584,000 Hinduism 0.22 % 12
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) Nepal 24,000 87,000 Hinduism 0.54 % 1
 Bania Bhutan 3,800 29,593,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania Nepal 131,000 29,593,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Bania Agarwal Nepal 17,000 4,882,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) India 6,172,000 6,173,000 Hinduism 0.39 % 123
Bankariya Nepal 500 500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bantar Nepal 52,000 192,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bantawa Nepal 4,200 4,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bari (Hindu traditions) Nepal 8,800 647,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Barman India 6,900 6,900 Hinduism 0.49 % 1
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) India 545,000 582,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 11
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) Nepal 22,000 582,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bedia (Muslim traditions) Nepal 2,000 31,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) Nepal 7,000 46,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) Nepal 600 224,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bharia Bhumia India 325,000 325,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 6
 Bhattra India 314,000 314,000 Hinduism 1.82 % 6
 Bhil India 17,083,000 17,583,000 Hinduism 0.76 % 342
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 144,000 6,620,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Bhoksa India 60,000 60,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,000 91,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhotia Sikkim India 85,000 91,000 Buddhism 4.45 % 2
 Bhuiya India 2,025,000 2,038,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 40
 Bhumij India 1,135,000 1,163,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 23
 Bind Nepal 69,000 1,077,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Birhor India 21,000 22,000 Hinduism 6.02 % -
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 118,000 119,000 Buddhism 0.35 % 2
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) India 1,602,000 1,602,000 Hinduism 9.15 % -
Bori India 3,400 3,400 Christianity 78.58 % -
 Bote-Majhi Nepal 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.87 % 1
 Brahmin Bhutan 6,000 63,636,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin India 59,783,000 63,636,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 1196
 Brahmin Bhumihar Nepal 16,000 2,805,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Bohara Nepal 1,100 37,000 Hinduism 4.29 % 1
 Brahmin Gaur Nepal 7,000 3,025,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Joshi Nepal 2,000 361,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Kanaujia Nepal 5,900 4,244,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Khandelwal Nepal 1,800 277,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi Nepal 2,700 469,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Saraswat Nepal 2,600 580,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Terai Nepal 126,000 126,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 3
 Bru India 207,000 209,000 Hinduism 16.92 % -
Bujur India 2,600 2,600 Christianity 99.33 % -
 Byansi Nepal 3,900 4,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chakhesang India 159,000 159,000 Christianity 99.27 % -
Chakma India 220,000 678,000 Buddhism 4.83 % 4
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 314,000 49,722,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 6
Chamling Nepal 6,000 6,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Chang India 66,000 66,000 Christianity 99.04 % -
 Chaudhari, tribal India 307,000 307,000 Hinduism 1.62 % 6
 Chenchu India 72,000 72,000 Hinduism 1.79 % 1
 Chepang, Tsepang Nepal 64,000 65,000 Hinduism 10.25 % -
 Chero India 161,000 166,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 3
 Chidimar Nepal 4,200 4,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chik Baraik India 119,000 124,000 Hinduism 2.34 % 2
 Chin Mara India 44,000 70,000 Christianity 99.32 % -
 Chothe India 3,800 3,800 Christianity 97.35 % -
 Christian India 992,000 1,269,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Danuwar Rai Nepal 78,000 78,000 Hinduism 0.49 % 2
 Darai Nepal 17,000 32,000 Hinduism 1.11 % 1
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 7,000 2,937,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) Nepal 19,000 1,473,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Deori India 53,000 53,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 1
Dhandi Nepal 1,800 1,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhangar Bharwad India 2,821,000 2,836,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 56
 Dhanuk Nepal 206,000 4,471,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Dharkar Nepal 2,500 143,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhimal Nepal 25,000 30,000 Hinduism 1.30 % 1
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 102,000 12,446,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) Nepal 6,600 2,276,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhodia India 690,000 697,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 14
 Dolpa Nepal 3,800 3,800 Buddhism 1.10 % 1
 Dom (Hindu traditions) Nepal 13,000 2,334,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dura India 3,100 8,000 Hinduism 1.30 % 1
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) Nepal 196,000 5,865,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 4
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) Nepal 7,500 6,635,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gaddi (Hindu traditions) India 236,000 236,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 5
 Gamit India 462,000 466,000 Hinduism 10.34 % -
 Gangte India 22,000 22,000 Christianity 95.95 % -
 Garo India 1,111,000 1,238,000 Christianity 95.60 % 80.00 % -
 Gharti India 22,000 133,000 Hinduism 3.92 % 1
 Gond India 14,424,000 14,430,000 Hinduism 0.79 % 288
 Gorait India 11,000 12,000 Hinduism 0.97 % 1
 Gosain Nepal 1,600 1,567,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gurung Bangladesh 800 607,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gurung Nepal 486,000 607,000 Buddhism 5.00 % 10
Gurung Ghale Nepal 21,000 21,000 Buddhism 6.44 % -
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 400 Buddhism 4.01 % 1
 Hajam Nepal 34,000 4,697,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Hajang India 75,000 93,000 Hinduism 0.96 % 2
 Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) Nepal 4,000 13,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 1
 Halba India 738,000 738,000 Hinduism 0.30 % 15
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 78,000 1,566,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Haomei India 67,000 67,000 Christianity 97.28 % -
 Hayu Nepal 2,800 2,800 Hinduism 0.33 % 1
 Hmar India 99,000 99,000 Christianity 98.87 % -
 Ho India 1,088,000 1,155,000 Unknown 2.37 % 22
Hojai India 4,300 4,300 Hinduism 20.38 % -
 Illemei India 97,000 97,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
 Jad India 2,300 2,300 Buddhism 0.58 % 1
 Jamatia India 85,000 90,000 Hinduism 8.95 % -
Jatapu India 144,000 144,000 Hinduism 1.15 % 3
 Jaunsari India 94,000 94,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Jirel Nepal 5,300 5,300 Buddhism 4.38 % 1
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 900 3,805,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Juang India 48,000 48,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 1
 Kachari Dimasa India 147,000 158,000 Hinduism 6.10 % -
Kachari Sonwal India 281,000 282,000 Hinduism 2.67 % 6
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 51,000 8,328,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kahha India 54,000 54,000 Christianity 99.20 % -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) India 3,806,000 3,928,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 76
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 119,000 3,928,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 2
 Kalwar Jaiswal Nepal 5,300 981,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kanaura India 53,000 53,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 1
 Kandha Gauda India 27,000 27,000 Hinduism 0.82 % 1
 Kandu Nepal 120,000 2,522,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 2
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 2,800 206,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Karmali India 122,000 125,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 2
 Kawar India 999,000 1,003,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 20
 Kawar Nepal 1,200 1,003,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Nepal 42,000 9,707,000 Hinduism 0.41 % 1
Khaling Nepal 1,400 1,400 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Khambu Bhutan 1,400 340,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Khambu India 338,000 340,000 Hinduism 4.24 % 7
 Kharwar India 574,000 583,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 11
 Khas Bhutan 900 82,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Khasi India 1,543,000 1,626,000 Christianity 83.53 % -
 Khatwa Nepal 96,000 371,000 Hinduism 0.10 % 2
 Khiamniungan India 63,000 74,000 Christianity 99.35 % -
 Kisan India 1,636,000 1,642,000 Hinduism 1.68 % 33
 Kisan Nepal 2,100 1,642,000 Hinduism 1.34 % 1
 Koch (Hindu traditions) India 51,000 169,000 Hinduism 0.58 % 1
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) India 8,264,000 8,557,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 165
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) Nepal 287,000 8,557,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 6
 Kokna India 1,097,000 1,097,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 22
 Kol India 1,783,000 1,785,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 36
Kolowar India 245,000 245,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 5
 Kom India 18,000 18,000 Christianity 98.93 % -
 Konda Dhora India 236,000 236,000 Hinduism 2.00 % 5
 Konyak India 243,000 245,000 Christianity 97.88 % -
 Kori India 2,617,000 2,639,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 52
 Korwa India 453,000 455,000 Hinduism 1.09 % 9
 Kui Khond India 1,861,000 1,866,000 Hinduism 9.22 % -
 Kuki Chin India 136,000 185,000 Christianity 91.24 % -
Kulung Nepal 26,000 26,000 Other / Small 0.29 % 1
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 59,000 16,005,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 1
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) India 19,144,000 19,431,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 383
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 216,000 19,431,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 4
 Lahaula India 2,900 6,100 Hinduism 0.21 % 1
 Lamkang India 8,000 8,000 Christianity 95.18 % -
 Larke Nepal 200 200 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lhomi India 1,600 4,400 Buddhism 7.94 % -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,100 4,400 Buddhism 0.89 % 1
 Loba Bhutan 2,100 4,600 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Loba Nepal 2,500 4,600 Buddhism 0.19 % 1
Lodha (Hindu traditions, tribal) India 128,000 128,000 Hinduism 11.29 % -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 97,000 9,787,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
Lohara India 268,000 286,000 Hinduism 3.13 % 5
 Lotha India 180,000 180,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) Nepal 65,000 3,306,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
 Magar Bhutan 2,700 2,120,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mahali India 83,000 83,000 Hinduism 3.34 % 2
 Mahli India 409,000 440,000 Hinduism 2.26 % 8
 Mahratta India 30,677,000 30,682,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 614
 Majhi Nepal 78,000 200,000 Hinduism 2.95 % 2
 Majhwar India 189,000 204,000 Hinduism 0.49 % 4
 Mali (Hindu traditions) Nepal 13,000 10,097,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 1
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) Nepal 162,000 3,467,000 Hinduism 0.24 % 3
Mallah Dhawa (Muslim traditions) Nepal 1,800 24,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Malto India 192,000 227,000 Hinduism 14.11 % -
 Maramei India 28,000 28,000 Christianity 98.90 % -
Maring India 28,000 28,000 Christianity 97.88 % -
 Marma India 47,000 240,000 Buddhism 0.39 % 1
 Mech India 55,000 61,000 Hinduism 27.36 % -
 Mech Nepal 4,600 61,000 Hinduism 1.72 % 1
 Meena India 4,703,000 4,703,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 94
Mewahang Nepal 3,700 3,700 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Miniyong India 5,700 5,700 Unknown 20.57 % -
 Miri India 696,000 696,000 Hinduism 1.15 % 14
Miyan Nepal 28,000 28,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mizo India 146,000 165,000 Christianity 98.50 % 95.00 % -
Mizo Fanai India 15,000 15,000 Christianity 99.23 % 95.00 % -
Mizo Lushai India 573,000 575,000 Christianity 98.84 % 94.00 % -
 Monpa India 41,000 136,000 Buddhism 0.94 % 1
 Monpa Dirang India 7,300 7,500 Buddhism 0.77 % 1
 Munda India 3,722,000 3,866,000 Hinduism 20.40 % -
 Murao (Hindu traditions) Nepal 1,600 2,388,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Murasing India 14,000 15,000 Hinduism 0.88 % 1
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 220,000 3,329,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 4
 Naga India 19,000 19,000 Christianity 77.30 % -
 Naga Tangkhul India 202,000 207,000 Christianity 98.08 % -
Naga Tangsa India 16,000 84,000 Christianity 62.53 % -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) India 153,000 172,000 Hinduism 0.60 % 3
 Nai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 111,000 12,083,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 2
 Nau Buddh India 972,000 972,000 Buddhism 0.33 % 19
 Newah Nepal 1,237,000 1,410,000 Hinduism 0.92 % 25
 Nissi India 40,000 40,000 Christianity 52.92 % -
 Oraon India 4,515,000 4,674,000 Hinduism 26.47 % -
 Paite (Christian traditions) India 81,000 81,000 Christianity 98.76 % -
Paite Simte India 8,000 8,000 Christianity 98.61 % -
Pangwala India 18,000 18,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 1
 Pardhan India 321,000 321,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 6
 Pardhi India 369,000 369,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 7
Parhaiya India 36,000 39,000 Hinduism 0.69 % 1
Parja India 497,000 497,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 10
Pasi India 1,000 1,000 Unknown 10.38 % -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 3,700 7,807,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pawi India 53,000 53,000 Christianity 98.62 % -
 Pinjara Nepal 16,000 3,663,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pochury India 23,000 23,000 Christianity 98.93 % -
Poumai India 130,000 130,000 Christianity 99.00 % -
 Puroik India 4,600 5,100 Unknown 46.40 % -
 Qassab Nepal 1,600 2,251,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Qazi Nepal 9,500 760,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rabha India 374,000 376,000 Hinduism 5.26 % -
 Rai Bhutan 2,900 710,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) India 4,985,000 6,631,000 Hinduism 0.46 % 100
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 108,000 6,631,000 Hinduism 5.40 % -
 Rajbhar Nepal 10,000 86,000 Hinduism 1.06 % 1
Rajdhob Nepal 13,000 17,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Raji Nepal 4,400 6,400 Hinduism 2.38 % 1
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) India 46,134,000 46,218,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 923
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) Nepal 36,000 46,218,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) Nepal 16,000 21,405,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajput Khasiya India 133,000 133,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Raute Nepal 900 2,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rengma India 69,000 69,000 Christianity 98.79 % -
 Rongkup Bhutan 2,900 83,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rongkup India 76,000 83,000 Buddhism 25.68 % -
 Rongkup Nepal 3,800 83,000 Buddhism 3.56 % 1
 Rongmei India 101,000 101,000 Christianity 92.21 % -
Sampang Nepal 1,400 1,400 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sangtam India 77,000 77,000 Christianity 99.27 % -
 Santal India 7,712,000 8,394,000 Hinduism 5.00 % 154
 Saora India 993,000 996,000 Hinduism 16.70 % -
Sauria Paharia India 53,000 58,000 Hinduism 46.85 % -
 Sayyid Nepal 62,000 16,342,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sema India 249,000 249,000 Christianity 99.33 % -
 Shaikh India 86,765,000 235,591,000 Islam 0.00 % 1735
 Shaikh Nepal 765,000 235,591,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 15
 Shaikh Qureshi Nepal 16,000 8,682,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,500 3,700 Buddhism 0.74 % 1
 Sherpa Bhutan 9,600 153,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa Nepal 103,000 153,000 Buddhism 4.24 % 2
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 2,400 2,400 Buddhism 1.38 % 1
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) India 7,812,000 7,900,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 156
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 61,000 7,900,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 1
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) Nepal 87,000 1,509,000 Hinduism 0.44 % 2
 Sunuwar Nepal 53,000 137,000 Hinduism 2.60 % 1
Tagin India 64,000 64,000 Unknown 12.11 % -
 Tai Man India 5,900 4,599,000 Buddhism 21.85 % -
 Tajpuriya Nepal 18,000 18,000 Hinduism 1.30 % 1
 Tamang Bangladesh 800 1,678,000 Buddhism 1.97 % 1
 Tamang Nepal 1,435,000 1,678,000 Buddhism 5.00 % 29
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) Nepal 75,000 2,168,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) Nepal 98,000 5,076,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 2
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Nepal 346,000 19,415,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 7
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) Nepal 12,000 581,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thadou India 220,000 220,000 Christianity 97.89 % -
 Thakali Marphali Nepal 1,800 1,800 Buddhism 1.79 % 1
Thakali Tin Gaule Nepal 500 500 Buddhism 1.06 % 1
 Thakkar India 592,000 598,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 12
Thakuria Nepal 2,300 12,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thami Nepal 27,000 30,000 Hinduism 0.87 % 1
 Tharu India 521,000 2,147,000 Hinduism 1.32 % 10
 Tharu Nepal 1,626,000 2,147,000 Hinduism 3.41 % 33
 Tharu Rana India 13,000 208,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tharu Rana Nepal 195,000 208,000 Hinduism 1.08 % 4
Thulung Nepal 3,200 3,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan, Bhotia Nepal 2,500 1,087,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tipera India 640,000 762,000 Hinduism 8.31 % -
 Tiwa India 259,000 259,000 Hinduism 1.71 % 5
 Tokpegola Nepal 1,400 1,400 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uchai India 2,600 13,000 Christianity 68.95 % -
 Vaiphei India 47,000 55,000 Christianity 99.23 % -
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) Nepal 5,300 4,089,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Walang Nepal 1,200 7,200 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Walang, Bantawa Bhutan 3,500 7,200 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Wancho India 66,000 66,000 Christianity 89.59 % -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) India 59,508,000 60,730,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 1190
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Nepal 987,000 60,730,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 20
 Yadav Dhindhor Nepal 15,000 1,570,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Yadav Gaoli Nepal 76,000 5,176,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Yadav Rawat Nepal 8,800 1,470,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yakha India 5,900 29,000 Other / Small 6.75 % -
 Yakha Nepal 23,000 29,000 Other / Small 0.72 % 1
 Yakthumba, Limbu Nepal 362,000 510,000 Other / Small 2.69 % 7
Yamphu Nepal 6,500 6,500 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yehlmo Nepal 9,900 9,900 Buddhism 0.99 % 1
 Yenadi India 683,000 683,000 Hinduism 0.81 % 14
 Yimchungra India 69,000 69,000 Christianity 99.33 % -
 Zeliang India 105,000 105,000 Christianity 93.67 % -
  Totals:  314         232       8,460

Language Alternate Names
Baitadeli (Baitadi)
Bajura
Bajurali
Bajurali (Bajura)
Darchulali
Darchulali (Darjula)
Darchuli (Darjula)
Darjula
Eastern Pahadi
Eastern Pahari
Gorkhali
Gurkhali
Khaskura
Lhotshammikha
Nepalese
Parbate
Parbatiya

Dialects
Acchami
Achhami
Baitadeli
Baitadi
Bajhangi
Bajurali
Bajureli
Bheri
Bhutan
Dadeldhuri
Dailekhi
Darchulali
Darchulee
Darchuleli
Darchuli
Darjeeling
Gandakeli
Gorkhali
Humli
Kalikot
Kathmandu
Nepali
Palpa
Pokhara
Purbeli
Soradi

Dialect Alternate Names
Acchami
Bahasa Nepal
Bajura
Bhasa Purbi
Darjula
Eastern Pahari
Gorkhali
Gurkhali
Khas
Khas Kura
Khaskura
Nepalais
Nepalees
Nepalese
Nepali: Acchami
Nepali: Achhami
Nepali: Baitadi
Nepali: Bajhangi
Nepali: Bajurali
Nepali: Bhutan
Nepali: Darchulee
Nepali: Darjeeling
Nepali: Gorkhali
Nepali: Kalikot
Nepali: Kathmandu
Nepali: Palpa
Nepali: Pokhara
Nepali: Pokhra
Parbate
Parbati Bhasa
Parbatiya
Pokhra
Purbi
Purwi
Purwi/Purbi

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1850-1961
New Testament 1821-2010
Complete Bible 1914-2004
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Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Nepali
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video New Way (Naya Goreto)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video
Film / Video Until We Met
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible: नेपाली - Nepali
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Text / Printed Matter Jesus Messiah comic book
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
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