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Thursday, 17 March 2011 02:11

नेपालका १०३ जात, जातिहरुको जनसंख्या सूचि

CASTE OR ETHNIC GROUP

POPULATION

PERCENT OF TOTAL

Khas Kshatriya/Chetri

3,593,496

15.80

Khas Brahmin/Bahun

2,896,477

12.74

Magar

1,622,421

7.14

Tharu

1,533,879

6.75

Tamang

1,282,304

5.64

Newar

1,245,232

5.48

Muslim

971,056

4.27

Kami

895,954

3.94

Yadav

895,423

3.94

Rai

635,151

2.79

Gurung

686,000

2.39

Damai/Dholi

390,305

1.72

Limbu

359,379

1.58

Thakuri

334,120

1.47

Sarki

318,989

1.40

Teli

304,536

1.34

Chamar, Harijan, Ram

269,661

1.19

Koiri

251,274

1.11

Kurmi

212,842

0.94

Sanyasi

199,127

0.88

Dhanuk

188,150

0.83

Musahar

172,434

0.76

Dusad/Paswan/Pasi

158,525

0.70

Sherpa

154,622

0.68

Sonar

145,088

0.64

Kewat

136,953

0.60

Terai-Brahmin

134,496

0.59

Baniya

126,971

0.56

Gharti/Bhujel

117,568

0.52

Mallah

115,986

0.51

Kalwar

115,606

0.51

Kumal

99,389

0.44

Hajam/Thakur

98,169

0.43

Kanu

95,826

0.42

Rajbansi

95,812

0.42

Sunuwar

95,254

0.42

Sudhi

89,846

0.40

Lohar

82,637

0.36

Tatma

76,512

0.34

Khatwe

74,972

0.33

Dhobi

73,413

0.32

Majhi

72,614

0.32

Nuniya

66,873

0.29

Kumhar

54,413

0.24

Danuwar

53,229

0.23

Chepang

52,237

0.23

Haluwai

50,583

0.22

Rajput

48,454

0.21

Kayastha

46,071

0.20

Budhae

45,975

0.20

Marwadi

43,971

0.19

Santhal/Satar

42,698

0.19

Dhagar/Jhagar

41,764

0.18

Bantar

35,839

0.16

Barae

35,434

0.16

Kahar

34,531

0.15

Gangai

31,318

0.14

Lodha

24,738

0.11

Rajbhar

24,263

0.11

Thami

22,999

0.10

Dhimal

19,537

0.09

Bhote

19,261

0.08

Bing/Binda

18,720

0.08

Bhediyar/Gaderi

17,729

0.08

Nurang

17,522

0.08

Yakkha

17,003

0.07

Darai

14,859

0.07

Tajpuriya

13,250

0.06

Thakali

12,973

0.06

Chidimar

12,296

0.05

Pahari

11,505

0.05

Mali

11,390

0.05

Bangali

9,860

0.04

Chhantel

9,814

0.04

Dom

8,931

0.04

Kamar

8,761

0.04

Bote

7,969

0.04

Brahmu/Baramu

7,383

0.03

Gaine/Gandarbha

5,887

0.03

Jirel

5,316

0.02

Adivasi/Janajati

5,259

0.02

Duga

5,169

0.02

Churaute

4,893

0.02

Badi

4,442

0.02

Meche

3,763

0.02

Lepcha

3,660

0.02

Halkhor

3,621

0.02

Punjabi/Sikh

3,054

0.01

Kisan

2,876

0.01

Raji

2,399

0.01

Byangsi

2,103

0.01

Hayu

1,821

0.01

Koche

1,429

0.01

Dhunia

1,231

0.01

Walung

1,148

0.01

Jaine

1,015

0.00

Munda

660

0.00

Raute

658

0.00

Yehlmo

579

0.00

Patharkata/Kuswadiya

552

0.00

Kusunda

164

0.00

Dalit/Unidentified

173,401

0.76

Unidentified Caste/Ethnicity

231,641

1.02

Total

22,736,934

100.00

Source: http://www.cbs.gov.np

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