Country: Bangladesh

State:  Rajshahi

District:  All



Number of People Groups

208

Unreached People Groups

199

Total Population

20,482,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

0.2 %

Hindu

9.5 %

Muslim

90.5 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.4 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 2,900 Bengali - 2,900 - - - -
 Aguri 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
Anglo 1,000 Bengali 200 100 - 700 - -
 Ansari 626,000 Bengali - 626,000 - - - -
 Arora, Sikh 100 Panjabi, Western - - - - 100 -
Badaik 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Bagdi, Hindu 17,000 Bengali 17,000 - - - - -
 Bahelia, Hindu 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Baidya, Hindu 9,000 Bengali 9,000 - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 58,000 Bengali 58,000 - - - - -
Baiti 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
 Bania 16,000 Bengali 16,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
Bania, Bais 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Bania, Gandha Banik 4,200 Bengali 4,200 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasarwani 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasaundhan 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Bania, Khatri 3,400 Bengali 3,400 - - - - -
Bania, Mahajan Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Bania, Rauniar 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Bania, Subarna Banik 2,500 Bengali 2,500 - - - - -
 Banjara, Muslim 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
 Bauri 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Bedia, Hindu 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
Bedia, Muslim 1,600 Bengali - 1,600 - - - -
Beg 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
Behara 800 Bengali - 800 - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Besya, Hindu 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Besya, Muslim 1,200 Bengali - 1,200 - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 1,900 Bengali 1,900 - - - - -
 Bhar 1,500 Bengali 1,500 - - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 5,200 Bengali 5,200 - - - - -
 Bhuinhar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Bhuinmali 27,000 Bengali 27,000 - - - - -
 Bhuiya 7,800 Bengali 7,800 - - - - -
 Bhumij 4,100 Sylheti 4,100 - - - - -
 Bihari Muslim 70,000 Urdu - 70,000 - - - -
 Bind 4,400 Bengali 4,400 - - - - -
Biswas, Muslim 3,100 Bengali - 3,100 - - - -
 Brahmin 58,000 Bengali 58,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Bhumihar 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaur 2,400 Bengali 2,400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Joshi 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Kanaujia 3,100 Bengali 3,100 - - - - -
Brahmin, Maithili 7,200 Bengali 7,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Radhi 2,500 Bengali 2,500 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Sakaldwipi 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Brahmin, Saraswat 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Utkal 3,300 Bengali 3,300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Vaidik 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Varendra 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
Buna, Hindu 56,000 Bengali 56,000 - - - - -
 Burmese 600 Burmese - - 600 - - -
 Chain 22,000 Bengali 22,000 - - - - -
 Chamar 21,000 Bengali 21,000 - - 400 - -
Chasadhobi 8,700 Bengali 8,700 - - - - -
 Chik Baraik 20 Sylheti 20 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 13,000 Bengali - - - 13,000 - -
Dai, Hindu 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
Dai, Muslim 1,100 Bengali - 1,100 - - - -
 Dalu 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 2,600 Bengali - 2,600 - - - -
 Dhanuk 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 7,900 Bengali 7,900 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 8,400 Bengali - 8,400 - - - -
Doai 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 1,600 Chittagonian 1,600 - - - - -
 Dom, Muslim 90 Bengali - 90 - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 3,600 Bengali 3,600 - - - - -
Dosadh, Muslim 70 Bengali - 70 - - - -
 Faqir 300 Bengali - 300 - - - -
 Gadaria, Hindu 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
Ganak, Muslim 400 Bengali - 400 - - - -
 Garo 200 Garo - - - 60 - 100
 Ghasi, Hindu 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Ghazi 5,500 Bengali - 5,500 - - - -
Ghulam 40 Chittagonian - 40 - - - -
 Gonrhi 1,900 Bengali 1,900 - - - - -
 Gorait 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Gosain, Hindu 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Gurung 20 Gurung, Western 20 - - - - -
 Hadi 8,200 Bengali 8,200 - - - - -
 Hajam 42,000 Bengali - 42,000 - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 7,300 Bengali 7,300 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 700 Chinese, Mandarin - - 700 - - -
 Jat, Sikh 1,500 Panjabi, Western - - - - 1,600 -
 Jhalo Malo 61,000 Bengali 61,000 - - - - -
 Jogi, Hindu 16,000 Bengali 16,000 - - - - -
 Jogi, Muslim 70 Bengali - 70 - - - -
Jotdar 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
 Kachari, Dimasa 5,700 Dimasa 5,700 - - - - -
Kadar 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
Kaghazi 30 Bengali - 30 - - - -
 Kahar 14,000 Bengali 14,000 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 81,000 Bengali 81,000 - - - - -
 Kalu 9,100 Bengali - 9,100 - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Kandu 5,700 Bengali 5,700 - - - - -
 Kanjar, Hindu 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Kapali 17,000 Bengali 17,000 - - - - -
Karadar 30 Bengali - 30 - - - -
Karenga 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Kasar 1,500 Bengali 1,500 - - - - -
 Kawar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kayastha 98,000 Bengali 98,000 - - - - -
 Khairwar 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Khandait 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
Kharia 100 Sylheti 100 - - - - -
 Kharwar 300 Sylheti 300 - - - - -
 Khasi 900 Khasi 100 - - 800 - 80
 Koiri, Hindu 1,700 Bengali 1,700 - - - - -
 Kol 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
Konai 13,000 Bengali 13,000 - - - - -
 Kori 5,200 Bengali 5,200 - - - - -
Kotal 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 47,000 Bengali 47,000 - - - - -
 Kurmi 29,000 Bengali 29,000 - - - - -
Laheri, Muslim 900 Bengali - 900 - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 35,000 Bengali 35,000 - - - - -
 Lohar, Muslim 1,300 Bengali - 1,300 - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu 3,500 Bengali 3,500 - - - - -
Madari 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Magar 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Mahanta 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Mahili, Mahle 1,600 Mahali 1,600 - - - - -
 Mahishya 178,000 Bengali 177,000 - - 900 - -
 Mahtam, Sikh 40 Panjabi, Western - - - - 40 -
 Majhwar 1,500 Bengali 1,500 20 - - - -
 Mal, Hindu 3,400 Bengali 3,400 - - - - -
Mal, Muslim 70 Bengali - 70 - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 5,400 Bengali 5,400 - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu 3,200 Bengali 3,200 - - - - -
 Mallah, Muslim 7,200 Bengali - 7,200 - - - -
 Mallik, Muslim 2,700 Bengali - 2,700 - - - -
Malto 22,000 Mal Paharia 21,000 - - 500 - -
Mandala, Muslim 1,400 Bengali - 1,400 - - - -
Masalchi 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Matia 36,000 Bengali 36,000 - - - - -
 Mazhabi 30 Panjabi, Western - - - - 30 -
 Mech 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
Mir 14,000 Bengali - 14,000 - - - -
Mirzakhani 4,200 Bengali - 4,200 - - - -
Mishri 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Mochi, Hindu 36,000 Bengali 36,000 - - - - -
 Mochi, Muslim 2,900 Bengali - 2,900 - - - -
 Moghal 5,600 Bengali - 5,600 - - - -
 Munda 22,000 Sadri, Oraon 4,800 100 20 2,600 - 15,000
 Musahar, Hindu 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
 Nagarchi, Hindu 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Namassej, Hindu 154,000 Bengali 154,000 - - 500 - -
 Nat, Hindu 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Nat, Muslim 300 Bengali - 300 - - - -
Nikari, Muslim 1,400 Bengali - 1,400 - - - -
 Oraon, Kurux 13,000 Sylheti 8,900 20 - 1,600 - -
 Pan 300 Oriya 300 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 27,000 Bengali - 27,000 - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Pasi, Muslim 80 Bengali - 80 - - - -
 Patial 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Patni, Hindu 9,100 Bengali 9,100 - - - - -
 Patwa, Muslim 400 Bengali - 400 - - - -
 Persian 100 Persian, Iranian - 100 - - - -
 Pinjara 4,000 Bengali - 4,000 - - - -
 Pod 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Pundari 8,900 Bengali 8,900 - - - - -
 Qassab 2,600 Bengali - 2,600 - - - -
 Qazi 3,000 Bengali - 3,000 - - - -
 Rai 30 Bengali - - - - - 30
 Rajbansi 125,000 Bengali 236,000 - - 1,600 - 100
 Rajbansi Koch, Hindu 23,000 Koch 23,000 - - - - 100
 Rajbansi, Muslim 2,800 Bengali - 2,800 - - - -
 Rajbhar 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Rajput 4,900 Bengali 4,900 - - - - -
 Rajput, Muslim 1,100 Bengali - 1,100 - - - -
 Rajput, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Western - - - - 200 -
 Rajwar 4,000 Bengali 4,000 - - - - -
 Rangrez, Muslim 300 Bengali - 300 - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim 14,000 Bengali - 14,000 - - - -
 Saharia 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
Sankara 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
 Santal, Satar 98,000 Bengali 22,000 700 200 12,000 - 63,000
Sardar, Muslim 4,300 Bengali - 4,300 - - - -
 Sarera, Sikh 20 Panjabi, Western - - - - 20 -
 Sayyid 149,000 Bengali - 149,000 - - - -
 Shaikh 17,506,000 Bengali - 17,506,000 - - - -
Shanan 1,800 Bengali - 1,800 - - - -
Sikligar, Muslim 400 Bengali - 400 - - - -
 Sindh Muslim 400 Sindhi - 400 - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 1,600 Bengali 1,600 - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu 178,000 Bengali 178,000 - - - - -
 Sutradhar, Hindu 50,000 Bengali 50,000 - - - - -
Sutradhar, Muslim 600 Bengali - 600 - - - -
 Tamang, Eastern 600 Tamang, Southwestern 100 - 400 - - -
 Tamboli, Hindu 8,400 Bengali 8,400 - - - - -
 Tamboli, Muslim 4,400 Bengali - 4,400 - - - -
 Tanti, Hindu 16,000 Bengali 16,000 - - - - -
Tarafdar 300 Bengali - 300 - - - -
 Tarkhan, Sikh 100 Panjabi, Western - - - - 100 -
 Teli, Hindu 5,700 Bengali 5,700 - - - - -
 Tili, Hindu 32,000 Bengali 32,000 - - - - -
Tirendaj 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Tiyar 7,500 Bengali 7,500 - - - - -
 Turaiha 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Turi 3,700 Bengali 3,700 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 37,000 Bengali 37,000 - - - - -
  Totals:  208 20,482,000   199 1,936,000 18,540,000 1,900 35,000 2,100 78,000


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