Language:  Santhali

Population of Groups Speaking

7,680,000

Primary Language

5

Bible Status

Complete Bible

Audio Bible

Not Available

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Progress Scale
Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Language
Rank
Primary
Religion
% Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Agaria (Hindu traditions) India 211,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.17 %
Amat India 264,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ao India 235,000 Secondary Christianity 99.71 %
 Arakanese, Mag India 45,000 Secondary Buddhism 0.54 %
 Arleng India 598,000 Secondary Hinduism 12.46 %
Asur India 25,000 Secondary Hinduism 10.59 %
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) India 6,493,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 %
 Bagata India 187,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.15 %
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) India 3,544,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.03 %
 Baiga India 591,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.29 %
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) India 3,334,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 %
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) India 6,226,000 Secondary Hinduism 4.82 %
Bariki India 36,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bathudi India 261,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.35 %
 Bauri India 2,219,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.09 %
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) India 532,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.08 %
Bedia (Muslim traditions) India 2,700 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bhandari India 615,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bharia Bhumia India 331,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.11 %
 Bhil India 17,225,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.87 %
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) India 6,360,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 %
 Bhotia, Sikkim India 111,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.95 %
Bhottada India 492,000 Secondary Hinduism 4.54 %
 Bhuiya India 2,059,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.11 %
Bhulia India 148,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bhumia India 193,000 Secondary Hinduism 3.21 %
 Bhumij India 1,156,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.75 %
Bhunjia India 34,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.23 %
Binjhal India 173,000 Secondary Hinduism 17.99 %
 Binjhia India 200,000 Secondary Hinduism 2.30 %
Birhor India 23,000 Secondary Hinduism 7.37 %
 Birjia India 14,000 Secondary Hinduism 10.39 %
 Bodo India 1,888,000 Secondary Hinduism 9.70 %
Bogum India 1,700 Secondary Buddhism 1.54 %
 Bondo Poroja India 11,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.28 %
 Brahmin India 60,683,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.01 %
 Bru India 233,000 Secondary Hinduism 16.45 %
Chakhesang India 156,000 Secondary Christianity 99.80 %
Chakma India 203,000 Secondary Buddhism 14.25 %
Chandala India 14,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Chenchu India 67,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.02 %
 Chero India 189,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.13 %
 Chik Baraik India 131,000 Secondary Hinduism 5.40 %
 Chin India 159,000 Secondary Christianity 59.43 %
 Christian unspecified Bangladesh 128,000 Secondary Christianity 100.00 %
 Christian unspecified India 1,580,000 Secondary Christianity 100.00 %
Dal India 29,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) India 2,862,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Deori India 62,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.81 %
Desau Bhumij India 2,700 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Dewar India 323,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dharua India 17,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.12 %
 Dhimar India 1,758,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 %
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) India 12,375,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.01 %
Didayi India 8,300 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dom (Hindu traditions) India 2,290,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.14 % 0.00 %
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) India 5,216,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gadaba India 162,000 Secondary Hinduism 2.11 %
 Ganda India 1,317,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.20 %
 Gandia, Odisha India 5,300 Secondary Hinduism 0.67 %
 Garo India 1,160,000 Secondary Christianity 89.12 % 80.00 %
 Gauda India 1,996,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.01 %
 Ghara India 2,300 Secondary Hinduism 2.41 %
 Ghasi (Hindu traditions) India 465,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.01 %
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) India 281,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Gokha (Hindu traditions) India 237,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Golla India 152,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gond India 14,581,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.03 %
 Gorait India 14,000 Secondary Hinduism 9.39 %
 Guria India 697,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hadi India 1,180,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hajang India 124,000 Secondary Hinduism 4.77 %
 Halba India 786,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.10 %
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) India 1,386,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hill Miri India 5,900 Secondary Unknown 11.23 %
 Hmar India 96,000 Secondary Christianity 99.15 %
 Ho India 1,033,000 Secondary Unknown 1.82 %
Hojai India 7,800 Secondary Hinduism 4.20 %
Holar India 122,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.04 %
 Idu India 12,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.47 %
Jaggali India 12,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jatapu India 162,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.08 %
 Jhalo Malo India 449,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) India 3,139,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Juang India 52,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.29 %
Kachari India 333,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.61 %
 Kachari, Dimasa India 171,000 Secondary Hinduism 3.32 %
 Kachera (Hindu traditions) India 62,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) India 8,182,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 %
 Kaibartta India 2,031,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kalingi India 264,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.12 %
Kambo India 48,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kandha Gauda India 28,000 Secondary Hinduism 8.77 %
Kandra India 751,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Karan India 526,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Karku India 6,400 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Karmali India 135,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.89 %
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) India 709,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kawar India 1,056,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.12 %
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) India 7,747,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.01 %
Khadala India 142,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Khambu India 303,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.27 %
Khandait India 1,761,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) India 356,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kharia India 772,000 Secondary Hinduism 20.97 %
 Kharwar India 552,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.03 %
 Khasi India 1,537,000 Secondary Christianity 80.79 %
 Kisan India 1,597,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.81 %
 Kol India 2,220,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.08 %
Kolah Lohara India 18,000 Secondary Hinduism 2.11 %
 Kolha India 656,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.62 %
 Koli Mahadev India 1,693,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.22 %
Koli Malhar India 327,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.12 %
Kolowar India 290,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.15 %
 Kolta India 656,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Konda Dhora India 287,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.20 %
 Konda Kapu India 19,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.67 %
 Kori India 243,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.77 %
 Korku India 960,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.32 %
 Korwa India 439,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.02 %
 Kotia India 103,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.14 %
 Kui Khond India 1,897,000 Secondary Hinduism 15.49 %
 Kuli India 11,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.14 %
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) India 15,352,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 %
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) India 17,419,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.04 %
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) India 19,096,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 %
 Lepcha India 94,000 Secondary Buddhism 19.17 %
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) India 6,845,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.26 %
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) India 9,278,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 %
Lohara India 327,000 Secondary Hinduism 2.24 %
 Mahishya India 9,871,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.23 %
 Mahli India 515,000 Secondary Hinduism 2.55 %
 Majhi India 130,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.16 %
 Majhi Nepal 82,000 Secondary Hinduism 2.51 %
 Majhwar India 200,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.19 %
 Mali (Hindu traditions) India 9,604,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 %
Malto India 180,000 Primary Hinduism 7.60 %
Mandia India 2,100 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Mankidi India 1,700 Secondary Hinduism 0.29 %
Mankirdia India 2,200 Secondary Hinduism 3.34 %
 Matia India 182,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.01 %
Mawasi India 109,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.07 %
 Mech India 58,000 Secondary Hinduism 28.90 %
 Mina India 4,887,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.08 %
Mirdas (Hindu traditions) India 103,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.31 %
 Mizo India 159,000 Secondary Christianity 98.33 % 95.00 %
Mizo, Fanai India 16,000 Secondary Christianity 99.00 % 95.00 %
Mizo, Lushai India 610,000 Secondary Christianity 99.00 % 95.00 %
Momba India 6,300 Secondary Buddhism 0.11 %
 Monpa India 56,000 Secondary Buddhism 1.75 %
 Monpa, Dirang India 1,500 Secondary Buddhism 0.07 %
 Mru India 2,500 Secondary Hinduism 3.38 %
 Munda India 3,897,000 Secondary Hinduism 14.34 %
 Munda, Horo Nepal 2,200 Secondary Hinduism 5.57 %
 Mundari India 46,000 Secondary Hinduism 11.56 %
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) India 154,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.61 %
 Nai (Hindu traditions) India 11,801,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Namassej India 5,129,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.09 %
 Nissi India 123,000 Secondary Christianity 37.51 %
Nocte India 31,000 Secondary Christianity 49.51 %
Omanatya India 41,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.42 %
 Oraon India 4,664,000 Secondary Hinduism 19.07 %
 Oraon, Dhangar Nepal 39,000 Secondary Hinduism 2.88 %
Paik India 206,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pan India 1,598,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Pantanti India 35,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Pardhan India 356,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.10 %
Parenga India 7,200 Secondary Hinduism 0.71 %
Parhaiya India 74,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.83 %
 Parja India 645,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.61 %
 Patial India 75,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Patralu India 123,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Pawi India 54,000 Secondary Christianity 96.93 %
Pentia India 17,000 Secondary Hinduism 2.14 %
 Pod India 3,130,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.10 %
 Rabha India 418,000 Secondary Hinduism 6.76 %
 Rajbansi India 5,326,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.07 %
 Rajbansi Nepal 114,000 Secondary Hinduism 5.40 %
 Rajput India 45,829,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.02 %
Raju India 536,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rajwar India 594,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.03 %
Sagarbanshi India 174,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sangtam India 60,000 Secondary Christianity 99.73 %
 Santal India 8,565,000 Primary Hinduism 3.96 %
 Santal, Hor Nepal 51,000 Primary Hinduism 7.44 %
 Santal, Satar Bangladesh 640,000 Secondary Other / Small 10.04 %
 Santali Bhutan 5,100 Primary Hinduism 2.58 % 0.00 %
Saonta India 5,100 Secondary Hinduism 0.22 %
 Saora India 1,033,000 Secondary Hinduism 7.68 %
Sauria Paharia India 73,000 Primary Hinduism 10.64 %
Shabar India 629,000 Secondary Hinduism 15.60 %
Siyal India 32,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sonr India 111,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.59 %
Sounti India 141,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.10 %
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) India 895,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.01 %
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) India 424,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Tagin India 52,000 Secondary Unknown 2.68 %
Tangsa, Mossang India 3,600 Secondary Christianity 45.16 %
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) India 4,715,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.01 %
 Teli (Hindu traditions) India 18,601,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.01 %
 Thadou India 265,000 Secondary Christianity 99.47 %
 Tipera India 762,000 Secondary Hinduism 4.75 %
 Uchai India 2,800 Secondary Christianity 81.03 %
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) India 60,600,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 %
  Totals:  204     158 5 (P) : 199 (S)        
Language Alternate Names
Har
Hor
Karmali (Khole)
Mahali (Mahle)
Sainti
Samtali
Sandal
Sangtal
Santal
Santhal
Santhiali
Satar
Sentali
Sonthal
Dialects
Bangladesh
Kamari-santali
Karmali
Lohari-santali
Manjhi
Nepal
Paharia
Santali
Dialect Alternate Names
Khole
Mahali
Mahle
Santar
 
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