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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Adibasi Janajati Nepal 1,100 1,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Badhi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 37,000 117,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baha'i Nepal 1,100 24,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 233,000 3,951,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 5
 Baramu Nepal 7,500 7,500 Hinduism 0.25 % 1
Bardai Nepal 800 7,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhoi (Muslim traditions) Nepal 200 14,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhote Nepal 13,000 13,000 Buddhism 1.40 % 1
 Bhotia India 114,000 114,000 Buddhism 4.90 % 2
 Brahmin Nepal 3,213,000 62,714,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 64
 Brahmin Hill Nepal 3,067,000 3,067,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 61
 Byansi India 900 4,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chepang India 1,000 66,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chhantyal Nepal 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 2.57 % 1
 Chhetri Bhutan 4,200 4,442,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chhetri India 247,000 4,442,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 5
 Chhetri Nepal 4,191,000 4,442,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 84
 Christian Nepal 700 1,565,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Churaute Nepal 2,300 2,300 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darjee Bhutan 1,900 500,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darjee India 49,000 500,000 Hinduism 2.90 % 1
 Darjee Nepal 449,000 500,000 Hinduism 1.07 % 9
Devhar Nepal 900 18,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dura Nepal 5,000 8,100 Hinduism 3.06 % 1
Gandharva India 500 7,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gandharva Nepal 6,700 7,200 Hinduism 2.74 % 1
 Gangai India 4,600 41,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gangai Nepal 36,000 41,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gharti Nepal 113,000 135,000 Hinduism 1.07 % 2
 Gurung Ghaleg Bhutan 10,000 621,000 Buddhism 3.58 % 1
 Gurung Ghaleg India 108,000 621,000 Hinduism 13.22 % -
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 1,298,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kami India 97,000 1,298,000 Hinduism 2.39 % 2
 Kami Nepal 1,200,000 1,298,000 Hinduism 1.56 % 24
Khambu Nepal 700 335,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Khas India 64,000 81,000 Hinduism 9.02 % -
 Khas Nepal 16,000 81,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kumal India 3,600 119,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kumal Nepal 115,000 119,000 Hinduism 2.29 % 2
Kusunda Nepal 300 300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Magar India 346,000 2,151,000 Hinduism 5.20 % -
 Magar Nepal 1,801,000 2,151,000 Hinduism 2.28 % 36
 Mugal Nepal 300 300 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nepalese, Gurkha Brunei 1,600 782,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.80 % 1
 Nepali, general Australia 63,000 782,000 Hinduism 2.00 % 1.50 % 1
 Nepali, general Canada 8,200 782,000 Hinduism 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Nepali, general Finland 3,900 782,000 Hinduism 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Nepali, general United Arab Emirates 99,000 782,000 Hinduism 0.40 % 0.20 % 2
 Nepali, general Myanmar (Burma) 295,000 782,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.70 % 6
 Nepali, general New Zealand 2,700 782,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.70 % 1
 Nepali, general China, Hong Kong 17,000 782,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Nepali, general Malaysia 235,000 782,000 Hinduism 2.00 % 1.80 % 5
 Nepali, general United States 57,000 782,000 Hinduism 3.00 % 2.80 % -
 Newah Bhutan 3,600 1,431,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Newah Bangladesh 1,300 1,431,000 Hinduism 3.03 % 1
 Newah India 165,000 1,431,000 Hinduism 2.02 % 3
 Pahari Nepal 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 2.52 % 1
Phri Nepal 600 1,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rai India 125,000 720,000 Hinduism 12.89 % -
 Rai Nepal 590,000 720,000 Other / Small 5.56 % -
Sarbaria Nepal 3,100 3,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sarki Bhutan 1,600 387,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sarki Bangladesh 700 387,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sarki India 27,000 387,000 Hinduism 2.67 % 1
 Sarki Nepal 358,000 387,000 Hinduism 2.14 % 7
 Sherpa India 39,000 156,000 Buddhism 15.77 % -
 Silpkar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 58,000 980,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Siyar Nepal 500 500 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sunuwar India 83,000 137,000 Hinduism 3.02 % 2
 Tamang Bhutan 9,100 1,704,000 Buddhism 3.59 % 1
 Tamang India 232,000 1,704,000 Buddhism 6.13 % -
 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 33,000 438,000 Hinduism 0.55 % 1
 Thakuri Nepal 405,000 438,000 Hinduism 1.57 % 8
 Thami India 2,400 31,000 Hinduism 1.01 % 1
 Tharu Khawas Nepal 1,500 1,500 Hinduism 1.97 % 1
 Yakha Bhutan 200 29,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yakthumba, Limbu Bhutan 1,700 514,000 Other / Small 3.75 % 1
 Yakthumba, Limbu India 143,000 514,000 Hinduism 9.54 % -
  Totals:  83           73     383
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Adi India 69,000 73,000 Unknown 21.03 % -
Adi Gallong India 17,000 17,000 Unknown 40.08 % -
 Adi Minyong India 24,000 24,000 Unknown 17.76 % -
Adi Padam India 13,000 13,000 Unknown 30.11 % -
 Ahar Nepal 2,000 1,449,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Aka India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 26.74 % -
 Amat Nepal 2,900 273,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Anal India 22,000 22,000 Christianity 98.17 % -
 Angami India 157,000 157,000 Christianity 98.67 % -
 Ansari Nepal 42,000 16,505,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Ao India 231,000 231,000 Christianity 99.07 % -
 Arakh Nepal 600 595,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Arleng India 497,000 498,000 Hinduism 19.74 % -
Asur India 32,000 33,000 Hinduism 8.53 % -
 Ath Pahariya Nepal 5,700 5,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 31,000 6,535,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 1
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) Nepal 2,200 677,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baha'i India 11,000 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 15,000 834,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bahra Gaunle Nepal 400 400 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baiga India 569,000 572,000 Hinduism 0.22 % 11
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) Nepal 25,000 98,000 Hinduism 0.54 % 1
 Bania Bhutan 3,800 29,335,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania Nepal 134,000 29,335,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Bania Agarwal Nepal 18,000 4,877,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) India 6,103,000 6,257,000 Hinduism 0.39 % 122
Bankariya Nepal 500 500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bantar Nepal 52,000 187,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bantawa Nepal 4,300 4,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bari (Hindu traditions) Nepal 9,000 638,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Barman India 6,700 6,700 Hinduism 0.49 % 1
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) India 553,000 590,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 11
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) Nepal 22,000 590,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bedia (Muslim traditions) Nepal 2,000 31,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) Nepal 7,200 45,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) Nepal 600 220,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bharia Bhumia India 320,000 320,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 6
 Bhattra India 310,000 310,000 Hinduism 1.82 % 6
 Bhil India 16,806,000 17,290,000 Hinduism 0.76 % 336
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 147,000 6,522,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Bhoi Mallah Mewat Nepal 7,100 611,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bhoksa India 59,000 59,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,100 89,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhotia Sikkim India 83,000 89,000 Buddhism 4.44 % 2
 Bhuiya India 2,081,000 2,094,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 42
 Bhumij India 1,116,000 1,145,000 Hinduism 1.02 % 22
 Bind Nepal 70,000 1,063,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Birhor India 20,000 21,000 Hinduism 5.61 % -
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 116,000 117,000 Buddhism 0.35 % 2
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) India 1,579,000 1,579,000 Hinduism 9.21 % -
Bori India 3,300 3,300 Christianity 79.12 % -
 Bote-Majhi Nepal 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.87 % 1
 Brahmin Bhutan 6,100 62,714,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin India 58,787,000 62,714,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 1176
 Brahmin Bhumihar Nepal 16,000 2,777,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Bohara Nepal 1,100 37,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Gaur Nepal 6,700 3,071,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Joshi Nepal 2,000 373,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Kanaujia Nepal 6,100 4,264,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Khandelwal Nepal 1,900 284,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi Nepal 2,800 486,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Saraswat Nepal 2,600 605,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Terai Nepal 129,000 129,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 3
 Bru India 204,000 206,000 Hinduism 16.91 % -
Bujur India 2,500 2,500 Christianity 99.33 % -
 Byansi Nepal 4,000 4,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chakhesang India 156,000 156,000 Christianity 99.27 % -
 Chakma India 217,000 680,000 Buddhism 4.91 % 4
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 320,000 47,854,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 6
Chamling Nepal 6,200 6,200 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Chang India 65,000 65,000 Christianity 98.94 % -
 Chaudhari, tribal India 302,000 302,000 Hinduism 1.62 % 6
 Chenchu India 69,000 69,000 Hinduism 1.82 % 1
 Chepang, Tsepang Nepal 65,000 66,000 Hinduism 10.25 % -
 Chero India 158,000 163,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 3
 Chidimar Nepal 4,200 4,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chik Baraik India 117,000 122,000 Hinduism 2.34 % 2
 Chin Mara India 43,000 69,000 Christianity 99.32 % -
 Chothe India 3,700 3,700 Christianity 97.35 % -
 Christian India 1,241,000 1,565,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Danuwar Rai Nepal 80,000 80,000 Hinduism 0.49 % 2
 Darai Nepal 17,000 30,000 Hinduism 1.11 % 1
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 7,100 2,929,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) Nepal 19,000 1,426,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Deori India 52,000 52,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 1
Dhandi Nepal 1,900 1,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhangar Bharwad India 2,780,000 2,795,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 56
 Dhanuk Nepal 210,000 4,415,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Dharkar Nepal 2,500 141,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhimal Nepal 26,000 31,000 Hinduism 1.30 % 1
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 107,000 12,223,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) Nepal 6,700 2,139,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhodia India 679,000 686,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 14
 Dolpa Nepal 3,900 3,900 Buddhism 1.10 % 1
 Dom (Hindu traditions) Nepal 13,000 2,181,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dura India 3,100 8,100 Hinduism 1.30 % 1
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) Nepal 200,000 5,799,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 4
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) Nepal 7,700 6,581,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gaddi (Hindu traditions) India 233,000 233,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 5
 Gamit India 454,000 458,000 Hinduism 10.34 % -
 Gangte India 21,000 21,000 Christianity 95.81 % -
 Garo India 1,094,000 1,222,000 Christianity 95.60 % -
 Gharti India 22,000 135,000 Hinduism 3.92 % 1
 Gond India 14,247,000 14,253,000 Hinduism 0.87 % 285
 Gorait India 10,000 11,000 Hinduism 1.05 % 1
 Gosain Nepal 1,700 1,557,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 22,000 Buddhism 6.40 % -
 Gurung Ghaleg Bangladesh 900 621,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gurung Ghaleg Nepal 502,000 621,000 Buddhism 5.00 % -
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 400 Buddhism 4.01 % 1
 Hajam Nepal 35,000 4,544,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Hajang India 74,000 92,000 Hinduism 0.95 % 1
 Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) Nepal 4,100 11,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 1
 Halba India 728,000 728,000 Hinduism 0.30 % 15
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 80,000 1,555,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Haomei India 66,000 66,000 Christianity 97.28 % -
 Hayu Nepal 2,800 2,800 Hinduism 0.33 % 1
 Hmar India 98,000 98,000 Christianity 98.87 % -
 Ho India 1,071,000 1,138,000 Unknown 2.37 % 21
Hojai India 4,200 4,200 Hinduism 20.28 % -
 Illemei India 96,000 96,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
 Jad India 2,200 2,200 Buddhism 0.59 % 1
 Jamatia India 83,000 88,000 Hinduism 8.95 % -
Jatapu India 142,000 142,000 Hinduism 1.15 % 3
 Jaunsari India 93,000 93,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Jirel Nepal 5,400 5,400 Buddhism 4.38 % 1
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 900 3,771,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Juang India 47,000 47,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 1
 Kachari Dimasa India 145,000 156,000 Hinduism 6.07 % -
Kachari Sonwal India 278,000 279,000 Hinduism 2.68 % 6
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 52,000 8,251,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kahha India 53,000 53,000 Christianity 99.20 % -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) India 3,785,000 3,909,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 76
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 121,000 3,909,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 2
 Kalwar Jaiswal Nepal 5,500 970,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kalwar Sunri Nepal 7,700 598,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kanaura India 53,000 53,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 1
 Kandha Gauda India 26,000 26,000 Hinduism 0.82 % 1
 Kandu Nepal 123,000 2,481,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 2
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 2,900 214,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Karmali India 129,000 132,000 Hinduism 0.13 % 3
 Kawar India 984,000 988,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 20
 Kawar Nepal 1,200 988,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Nepal 43,000 9,637,000 Hinduism 0.41 % 1
Khaling Nepal 1,400 1,400 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Khambu Bhutan 1,400 335,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Khambu India 333,000 335,000 Hinduism 4.23 % 7
 Kharwar India 565,000 574,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 11
 Khas Bhutan 1,000 81,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Khasi India 1,518,000 1,602,000 Christianity 83.53 % -
 Khatwa Nepal 97,000 368,000 Hinduism 0.10 % 2
 Khiamniungan India 62,000 73,000 Christianity 99.29 % -
 Kisan India 1,621,000 1,627,000 Hinduism 1.67 % 32
 Kisan Nepal 2,100 1,627,000 Hinduism 1.34 % 1
 Koch (Hindu traditions) India 50,000 169,000 Hinduism 0.58 % 1
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) India 8,118,000 8,416,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 162
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) Nepal 292,000 8,416,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 6
 Kokna India 1,079,000 1,079,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 22
 Kol India 1,756,000 1,758,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 35
Kolowar India 240,000 240,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 5
 Kom India 18,000 18,000 Christianity 98.93 % -
 Konda Dhora India 232,000 232,000 Hinduism 2.00 % 5
 Konyak India 239,000 241,000 Christianity 97.88 % -
 Kori India 2,575,000 2,598,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 51
 Korwa India 448,000 450,000 Hinduism 1.09 % 9
 Kui Khond India 1,832,000 1,837,000 Hinduism 9.22 % -
 Kuki Chin India 134,000 174,000 Christianity 91.08 % -
Kulung Nepal 26,000 26,000 Other / Small 0.29 % 1
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 61,000 15,942,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 1
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) India 18,883,000 19,174,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 378
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 220,000 19,174,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 4
 Lahaula India 2,900 6,100 Hinduism 0.21 % 1
 Lamkang India 7,800 7,800 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 0.88 % 1
 Loba Bhutan 2,200 4,800 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Loba Nepal 2,600 4,800 Buddhism 0.19 % 1
Lodha (Hindu traditions, tribal) India 126,000 126,000 Hinduism 11.29 % -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 99,000 9,737,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
Lohara India 264,000 282,000 Hinduism 3.13 % 5
 Lotha India 177,000 177,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) Nepal 67,000 3,266,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
 Magar Bhutan 2,800 2,151,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mahali India 82,000 82,000 Hinduism 3.34 % 2
 Mahli India 406,000 437,000 Hinduism 2.23 % 8
 Mahratta India 30,768,000 30,773,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 615
 Majhi India 120,000 200,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 2
 Majhi Nepal 80,000 200,000 Hinduism 2.95 % 2
 Majhwar India 186,000 201,000 Hinduism 0.49 % 4
 Mali (Hindu traditions) Nepal 14,000 10,048,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 1
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) Nepal 165,000 3,426,000 Hinduism 0.24 % 3
Mallah Dhawa (Hindu traditions) Nepal 1,800 24,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Malto India 189,000 225,000 Hinduism 14.11 % -
 Maramei India 28,000 28,000 Christianity 98.90 % -
Maring India 27,000 27,000 Christianity 97.88 % -
 Marma India 46,000 241,000 Buddhism 0.39 % 1
 Mech India 54,000 60,000 Hinduism 27.21 % -
 Mech Nepal 4,700 60,000 Hinduism 1.72 % 1
 Meena India 4,628,000 4,628,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 93
Mewahang Nepal 3,700 3,700 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Miniyong India 7,900 7,900 Unknown 19.76 % -
 Miri India 684,000 684,000 Hinduism 1.16 % 14
 Miyan Nepal 29,000 29,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mizo India 143,000 162,000 Christianity 98.49 % -
Mizo Fanai India 14,000 14,000 Christianity 99.23 % -
Mizo Lushai India 563,000 565,000 Christianity 98.84 % -
 Monpa India 40,000 136,000 Buddhism 0.94 % 1
 Monpa Dirang India 7,100 7,300 Buddhism 0.77 % 1
 Munda India 3,665,000 3,810,000 Hinduism 19.36 % -
 Murao (Hindu traditions) Nepal 1,700 2,388,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Murasing India 14,000 15,000 Hinduism 0.88 % 1
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 224,000 3,248,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 4
 Naga India 19,000 19,000 Christianity 77.40 % -
 Naga Tangkhul India 198,000 203,000 Christianity 98.08 % -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) India 149,000 167,000 Hinduism 0.61 % 3
 Nai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 113,000 12,004,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 2
 Newah Nepal 1,261,000 1,431,000 Hinduism 0.91 % 25
 Nissi India 39,000 39,000 Christianity 53.13 % -
 Oraon India 4,446,000 4,607,000 Hinduism 26.44 % -
 Paite (Christian traditions) India 80,000 80,000 Christianity 98.76 % -
Paite Simte India 7,800 7,800 Christianity 98.61 % -
Pangwala India 18,000 18,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 1
 Pardhan India 316,000 316,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 6
 Pardhi India 363,000 363,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 7
Parhaiya India 31,000 34,000 Hinduism 0.78 % 1
Parja India 489,000 489,000 Hinduism 0.32 % 10
Pasi India 1,000 1,000 Unknown 10.38 % -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 3,800 7,781,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pawi India 52,000 52,000 Christianity 98.62 % -
 Pinjara Nepal 17,000 3,516,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pochury India 23,000 23,000 Christianity 98.93 % -
Poumai India 128,000 128,000 Christianity 99.00 % -
 Puroik India 4,400 4,900 Unknown 45.18 % -
 Qassab Nepal 1,600 2,174,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Qazi Nepal 9,700 749,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rabha India 368,000 370,000 Hinduism 5.26 % -
 Rai Bhutan 3,800 720,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) India 4,918,000 6,581,000 Hinduism 0.47 % 98
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 110,000 6,581,000 Hinduism 5.40 % -
 Rajbhar Nepal 10,000 85,000 Hinduism 1.04 % 1
Rajdhob Nepal 13,000 17,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Raji Nepal 4,500 6,500 Hinduism 2.38 % 1
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) India 45,306,000 45,388,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 906
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) Nepal 36,000 45,388,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) Nepal 16,000 19,607,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajput Khasiya India 132,000 132,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Raute Nepal 900 2,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rengma India 68,000 68,000 Christianity 98.79 % -
 Rongkup Bhutan 2,900 82,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rongkup India 75,000 82,000 Buddhism 25.65 % -
 Rongkup Nepal 3,900 82,000 Buddhism 3.56 % 1
 Rongmei India 99,000 99,000 Christianity 92.21 % -
Sampang Nepal 1,400 1,400 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sangtam India 76,000 76,000 Christianity 99.24 % -
 Santal India 7,592,000 8,281,000 Hinduism 5.77 % -
 Saora India 978,000 981,000 Hinduism 16.71 % -
Sauria Paharia India 52,000 57,000 Hinduism 46.85 % -
 Sayyid Nepal 63,000 17,132,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sema India 245,000 245,000 Christianity 99.33 % -
 Shaikh India 85,376,000 234,920,000 Islam 0.00 % 1708
 Shaikh Nepal 780,000 234,920,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 16
 Shaikh Qureshi Nepal 17,000 8,824,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,500 3,700 Buddhism 0.74 % 1
 Sherpa Bhutan 9,800 156,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa Nepal 105,000 156,000 Buddhism 4.22 % 2
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 2,400 2,400 Buddhism 1.38 % 1
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) India 7,711,000 7,802,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 154
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 63,000 7,802,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 1
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) Nepal 89,000 1,521,000 Hinduism 0.44 % 2
 Sunuwar Nepal 54,000 137,000 Hinduism 2.60 % 1
Tagin India 61,000 61,000 Unknown 11.88 % -
 Tai Man India 5,800 4,629,000 Buddhism 21.91 % -
 Tajpuriya Nepal 18,000 18,000 Hinduism 1.30 % 1
 Tamang Bangladesh 800 1,704,000 Buddhism 1.97 % 1
 Tamang Nepal 1,462,000 1,704,000 Buddhism 6.60 % -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) Nepal 77,000 2,164,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
Tangsa India 15,000 84,000 Christianity 62.57 % -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) Nepal 100,000 5,022,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 2
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Nepal 352,000 19,188,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 7
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) Nepal 12,000 573,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thadou India 216,000 216,000 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 583,000 589,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 12
Thakuria Nepal 2,400 12,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thami Nepal 28,000 31,000 Hinduism 0.87 % 1
 Tharu India 453,000 2,112,000 Hinduism 1.48 % 9
 Tharu Nepal 1,659,000 2,112,000 Hinduism 3.41 % 33
 Tharu Rana India 12,000 210,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tharu Rana Nepal 198,000 210,000 Hinduism 1.08 % 4
Thulung Nepal 3,300 3,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan, Bhotia Nepal 2,500 1,083,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tipera India 629,000 753,000 Hinduism 8.31 % -
 Tiwa India 254,000 254,000 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 46,000 54,000 Christianity 99.23 % -
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) Nepal 5,400 7,089,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Walang Nepal 1,200 7,300 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Walang, Bantawa Bhutan 3,600 7,300 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Wancho India 65,000 65,000 Christianity 89.59 % -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) India 58,320,000 59,573,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 1166
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Nepal 1,006,000 59,573,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 20
 Yadav Dhindhor Nepal 15,000 1,547,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yadav Gaoli Nepal 77,000 5,019,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Yadav Rawat Nepal 9,000 1,448,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yakha India 5,800 29,000 Other / Small 6.71 % -
 Yakha Nepal 23,000 29,000 Other / Small 0.72 % 1
 Yakthumba, Limbu Nepal 369,000 514,000 Other / Small 2.69 % 7
Yamphu Nepal 6,600 6,600 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yehlmo Nepal 10,000 10,000 Buddhism 0.99 % 1
 Yenadi India 644,000 644,000 Hinduism 0.84 % 13
 Yimchungra India 68,000 68,000 Christianity 99.30 % -
 Zeliang India 104,000 104,000 Christianity 93.66 % -
  Totals:  316           231     8,137

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 1914-2012
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Film / Video God's Story Video
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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
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Text / Printed Matter International Bible Society
Text / Printed Matter Jesus Messiah comic book
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
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