Language:  Sylheti

Population of Groups Speaking

8,514,000

Primary Language

26

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Progress Scale
Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Language
Rank
Primary
Religion
% Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Abdul Bangladesh 28,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Anglo Bangladesh 17,000 Secondary Christianity 73.84 % 15.00 %
 Ansari Bangladesh 1,255,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Asur Bangladesh 1,200 Primary Hinduism 8.85 %
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 80,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.23 %
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 2,300 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 130,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baiga Bangladesh 3,100 Primary Hinduism 1.09 %
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 213,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bania Bangladesh 50,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bauri Bangladesh 10,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 15,000 Secondary Hinduism 2.50 %
Behara Bangladesh 57,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 8,900 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bengali, Sylhetti United Kingdom 113,000 Primary Islam 0.30 % 0.04 %
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 10,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.77 %
 Bhar Bangladesh 5,200 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bhuinmali Bangladesh 110,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.31 %
 Bhumij Bangladesh 29,000 Primary Hinduism 3.35 %
 Bihari (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 931,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Binjhia Bangladesh 5,700 Primary Hinduism 7.59 %
Birhor Bangladesh 700 Primary Hinduism 10.66 %
 Birjia Bangladesh 300 Primary Hinduism 4.00 %
 Bodo Bangladesh 30,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Brahmin Bangladesh 596,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Brahmin India 60,683,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.01 %
Brahmin, Acharya Bangladesh 900 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Brahmin, Ganak India 51,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Brahmin, Gaur Bangladesh 24,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Brahmin, Joshi Bangladesh 2,100 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Brahmin, Kanaujia Bangladesh 6,700 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Brahmin, Radhi Bangladesh 52,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Brahmin, Sakaldwipi Bangladesh 2,700 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Brahmin, Saraswat Bangladesh 5,800 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Brahmin, Utkal Bangladesh 4,100 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Brahmin, Vaidik Bangladesh 6,900 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Brahmin, Varendra Bangladesh 28,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 88,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.57 %
 Chero Bangladesh 4,600 Primary Hinduism 1.73 %
 Chik Baraik Bangladesh 4,800 Primary Hinduism 3.76 %
 Chin, Kuki Bangladesh 9,000 Secondary Christianity 47.83 %
 Christian unspecified Bangladesh 128,000 Secondary Christianity 100.00 %
Dai (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 50,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dalu Bangladesh 2,400 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 16,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 193,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 21,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Dholi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 52,000 Primary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dom (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 1,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 13,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Dosadh (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 700 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Dulia Bangladesh 7,400 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Faqir Bangladesh 5,200 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 2,700 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Gain Bangladesh 6,700 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Ganak (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 5,100 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Gandpal Bangladesh 1,200 Primary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Garo Bangladesh 129,000 Secondary Other / Small 40.28 % 15.00 %
Ghazi Bangladesh 63,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Ghulam Bangladesh 4,400 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gond Bangladesh 6,100 Secondary Hinduism 1.11 %
 Gonrhi Bangladesh 5,400 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gorait Bangladesh 600 Secondary Hinduism 8.33 %
 Hadi Bangladesh 57,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.51 %
 Hajam Bangladesh 389,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hajang Bangladesh 18,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 78,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Hazra (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 700 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ho Bangladesh 68,000 Primary Hinduism 3.68 %
Jaraj Bangladesh 19,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat (Sikh traditions) Bangladesh 19,000 Secondary Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jhalo Malo Bangladesh 246,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 603,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.08 %
 Jogi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 5,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kaghazi Bangladesh 2,300 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 85,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kaibartta Bangladesh 466,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kalu Bangladesh 77,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kapali Bangladesh 207,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Karadar Bangladesh 2,400 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Karmali Bangladesh 3,000 Primary Hinduism 13.20 %
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,851,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Khadala Bangladesh 2,300 Primary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Khandait Bangladesh 1,700 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kharia Bangladesh 11,000 Primary Hinduism 7.40 %
 Kharwar Bangladesh 9,300 Primary Hinduism 3.71 %
 Khasi Bangladesh 85,000 Secondary Christianity 85.79 %
 Kisan Bangladesh 3,900 Primary Hinduism 4.02 %
 Kori Bangladesh 11,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.48 %
 Korku Bangladesh 2,400 Primary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Korwa Bangladesh 2,500 Primary Hinduism 4.59 %
 Kui, Kuvi Khond Bangladesh 5,200 Secondary Hinduism 11.11 %
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 267,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 72,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kusiari Bangladesh 3,900 Primary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Laheri (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 3,600 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Lohait Kuri Bangladesh 1,200 Primary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 193,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 24,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Lohara Bangladesh 18,000 Primary Hinduism 1.95 %
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 35,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Madari Bangladesh 4,700 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Magar Bangladesh 1,600 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Mahara Bangladesh 8,700 Primary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mahili, Mahle Bangladesh 32,000 Secondary Hinduism 4.67 %
 Mahishya Bangladesh 703,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.13 %
 Majhwar Bangladesh 16,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mal (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 24,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Mal (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 4,100 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mali (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 135,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 15,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mallah (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 17,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 39,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Malto Bangladesh 36,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.71 %
Mandala (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 106,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Manipuri, Meitei Bangladesh 20,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.09 %
Masalchi Bangladesh 2,700 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Mir Bangladesh 28,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Mirzakhani Bangladesh 7,500 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 283,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Moghal Bangladesh 42,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Munda Bangladesh 142,000 Secondary Hinduism 11.04 %
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 18,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Nagarchi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 13,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Nai (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 38,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Namassej Bangladesh 3,312,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.09 %
 Nat (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 15,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.99 %
 Nat (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 2,500 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Nikari (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 55,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Noatia Bangladesh 1,400 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Oraon, Kurux Bangladesh 114,000 Primary Hinduism 12.43 %
Paliya Bangladesh 70,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pan Bangladesh 3,800 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Parhaiya Bangladesh 3,100 Primary Hinduism 9.85 %
 Pashtun, Pathan Bangladesh 170,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pasi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 700 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Patial Bangladesh 8,800 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Patni (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 117,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Patni (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 6,100 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Patwa (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 8,100 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pinjara Bangladesh 30,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pnar Bangladesh 5,400 Secondary Christianity 63.35 %
 Qassab Bangladesh 15,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Qazi Bangladesh 14,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rai Bangladesh 1,000 Secondary Other / Small 3.53 %
 Rajbansi Bangladesh 1,558,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.13 %
 Rajbansi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 4,800 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rajbansi Koch (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 118,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.06 %
 Rajbhar Bangladesh 2,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rajput Bangladesh 30,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 17,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 2,200 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Raute Bangladesh 1,300 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rautia Bangladesh 600 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 60,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sankara Bangladesh 14,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Santal, Satar Bangladesh 640,000 Secondary Other / Small 10.04 %
 Saora Bangladesh 1,200 Secondary Hinduism 0.91 %
Sardar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 53,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sauria Paharia Bangladesh 5,000 Primary Hinduism 11.85 %
 Sayyid Bangladesh 1,199,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Shaikh Bangladesh 136,717,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 2,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 643,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 212,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sutradhar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 7,100 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 234,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 97,000 Secondary Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 96,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 147,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.01 %
 Tili (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 85,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tipura, Kok Borok Bangladesh 125,000 Secondary Hinduism 7.66 %
 Tiyar Bangladesh 61,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Turaiha Bangladesh 2,200 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Turi Bangladesh 18,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.18 %
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 222,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
  Totals:  176     157 26 (P) : 150 (S)        
Language Alternate Names
Bengali of Cachar
Sileti
Siloti
Srihattia
Sylheti Bangla
Sylheti Bengali
Sylhetti
Sylhetti Bangla
Syloti
Syloty
Dialects
Dialect Alternate Names
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1993
New Testament None Reported
Complete Bible None Reported
 
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