Country:

India

Province / State: Sikkim
District: Pakyong

Number of People Groups

74

Unreached People Groups

61

Total Population

73,000

Buddhist

26.5 %

Christian

7.7 %

Hindu

64.0 %

Muslim

1.2 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.5 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
Anglo 80 English - - - 80 - -
 Ansari 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Baiga 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bangali Muslim Moghal 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 60 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bauri 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Bhotia Sikkim 9,200 Sikkimese 200 - 8,800 200 - 50
 Bhuiya unspecified 50 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Jijhotia 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 7,600 Hindi 7,600 - - 40 - -
 Chhetri 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Christian 800 Hindi - - - 800 - -
 Darjee 1,400 Nepali 1,300 - 40 80 - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Drukpa 60 Dzongkha - - 60 - - -
 Gharti 500 Bengali 500 - - 30 - -
 Gurung Ghaleg 200 Nepali 60 - 60 70 - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Kagate 400 Syuba - - 400 - - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 300 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Kalwar Sunri 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Kami 2,900 Nepali 2,600 - 60 200 - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Khambu 12,000 Bengali 9,700 - 1,200 1,100 - -
 Khas 6,100 Nepali 5,200 - 600 300 - -
 Kumhar (Kusavar) (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Magar 4,300 Nepali 3,800 - 100 400 - -
 Mahishya 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Majhi 70 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Majhwar 400 Hindi 400 - - 30 - -
 Malabar Catholic Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Newah 3,600 Nepali 3,500 - 60 100 - -
 Pardhan Unknown Pardhan - - - - - -
 Parsee Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Pod 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Rai 2,000 Nepali 1,400 - - 500 - 100
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Rongkup 3,300 Lepcha 90 - 2,700 500 - -
 Sarki 100 Nepali 90 - - - - -
 Sayyid 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Sherpa 900 Nepali 40 - 700 90 - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 900 Nepali 800 - - 30 - -
 Syrian Christian Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Tamang 5,200 Nepali 300 - 4,400 400 - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Thakali 40 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Thami 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Tharu 3,500 Bhojpuri 3,000 - 60 400 - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Valmiki Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Yakkha 100 Yakkha 90 - - 20 - -
 Yakthumba, Limbu 3,000 Nepali 2,400 - 200 300 - 200
  Totals:  74 73,000   61 47,000 900 19,000 5,600 30 400
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