Country:

Nepal

State: Rapti
District: All

Number of People Groups

108

Unreached People Groups

103

Total Population

1,347,000

Buddhist

3.0 %

Christian

1.1 %

Hindu

95.1 %

Muslim

0.4 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.3 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ahar 40 Awadhi 40 - - - - -
 Ansari 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Nepali 3,100 - - - - -
 Baha'i 50 Nepali - - - - - 50
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Nepali 33,000 - - - - 200
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Bania 600 Maithili 600 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
 Bantar Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Bhar 90 Bhojpuri 90 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bote-Majhi 400 Bote 400 - - 20 - -
 Brahmin 86,000 Nepali 86,000 - - - - 300
 Brahmin Bhumihar 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Bohara 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Hill 83,000 Nepali 83,000 - - - - 300
 Brahmin Terai 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 800 Maithili 800 - - 30 - -
 Chepang, Tsepang Unknown Chepang - - - - - -
 Chhantyal 300 Nepali 200 - 100 - - -
 Chhetri 412,000 Nepali 409,000 - 900 700 - 1,400
 Chidimar 100 Bhojpuri 100 - - - - -
 Darjee 38,000 Nepali 37,000 - 300 400 - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 90 Maithili 90 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Dhanuk 30 Maithili 30 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) 90 Maithili 90 - - - - -
Gandharva 1,200 Nepali 1,200 - - - - -
 Gharti 1,600 Nepali 1,600 - - - - -
 Gurung Ghaleg 6,400 Gurung - - 5,800 200 - 400
 Hajam 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Maithili 1,600 - - - - -
 Jirel Unknown Jirel - - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 70 Bhojpuri 70 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Kami 126,000 Nepali 122,000 - 1,100 1,900 - 300
 Kandu 40 Bhojpuri 40 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 30 Awadhi 30 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 200 Awadhi 200 - - - - -
 Kori 100 Awadhi 100 - - - - -
Kuchbandia 20 Awadhi 20 - - - - -
 Kumal 11,000 Nepali 11,000 - 300 400 - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 80 Maithili 80 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 100 Bhojpuri 100 - - - - -
Kusunda 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa 300 Lhomi - - 300 - - -
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 80 Bhojpuri 80 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Magar 282,000 Nepali 247,000 - 28,000 6,700 - 1,200
 Majhi 500 Maithili 400 - - 20 - 40
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Manihar 30 Bhojpuri - 30 - - - -
 Miyan 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Moghal 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Murao (Hindu traditions) 200 Awadhi 200 - - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 40 Maithili 40 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Newah 10,000 Newar 8,500 - 1,400 90 - 50
 Pahari 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
 Pinjara 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Qassab 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Rai 500 Nepali 300 - - 40 - 200
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 30 Rajbanshi 30 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 40 Bhojpuri 40 - - - - -
Raji 40 Raji 40 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 50 Maithili 50 - - - - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Rajput Nau 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Raute 90 Raute 90 - - - - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Sarki 26,000 Nepali 25,000 - 300 500 - 30
 Sayyid 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Shaikh 2,000 Urdu - 2,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Sherpa 90 Sherpa - - 90 - - -
 Silpkar (Hindu traditions) 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 200 Maithili 200 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 200 Sunwar 200 - - - - -
 Tamang 900 Tamang, Eastern - - 900 40 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 300 Maithili 300 - - - - -
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Thakali 300 Nepali 30 - 300 - - -
 Thakuri 22,000 Nepali 21,000 - 300 400 - -
 Thami 50 Thangmi 50 - - - - -
 Tharu 158,000 Tharu, Kathariya 154,000 - - 3,500 - -
 Tharu Rana 23,000 Tharu, Kathariya 23,000 - - 400 - -
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) 100 Awadhi 100 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 7,800 Maithili 7,800 - - - - -
 Yadav Dhindhor 500 Maithili 500 - - - - -
 Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) 500 Awadhi 500 - - - - -
 Yakha Unknown Yakkha - - - - - -
 Yakthumba, Limbu 90 Limbu 80 - - - - -
 Yehlmo Unknown Hyolmo - - - - - -
  Totals:  108 1,347,000   103 1,281,000 5,600 40,000 15,000 0 4,400
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