Country: Bangladesh

State:  Rajshahi

District:  All



Number of People Groups

223

Unreached People Groups

211

Total Population

37,791,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

0.3 %

Hindu

11.0 %

Muslim

88.0 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

1.0 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 5,600 Bengali - 5,600 - - - -
 Aguri 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
Anglo 4,300 Bengali 800 400 - 3,100 - -
 Ansari 649,000 Bengali - 649,000 - - - -
 Arora, Sikh 100 Panjabi, Western - - - - 100 -
Asur 300 Sylheti 300 - 20 20 - -
Badaik 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Bagdi 18,000 Bengali 18,000 - - - - -
 Baha'i 400 Bengali - - - - - 400
 Bahelia, Hindu 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Baidya, Hindu 16,000 Bengali 16,000 - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 155,000 Bengali 155,000 - - - - -
Baiti 1,400 Bengali 1,400 - - - - -
 Bania 19,000 Bengali 19,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal 1,700 Bengali 1,700 - - - - -
Bania, Bais 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Bania, Gandha Banik 4,500 Bengali 4,500 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasarwani 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasaundhan 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Bania, Khatri 4,200 Bengali 4,200 - - - - -
Bania, Mahajan Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Bania, Rauniar 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Bania, Subarna Banik 2,600 Bengali 2,600 - - - - -
 Banjara, Muslim 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
 Bauri 1,200 Bengali 1,200 - - - - -
 Bedia, Hindu 3,500 Bengali 3,500 - - - - -
Bedia, Muslim 1,600 Bengali - 1,600 - - - -
Beg 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
Behara 1,900 Bengali - 1,900 - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu 2,600 Bengali 2,600 - - - - -
Berua 500 Chittagonian 500 - - - - -
Besya, Hindu 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Besya, Muslim 4,000 Bengali - 4,000 - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 5,400 Bengali 5,300 - - 70 - -
 Bhar 2,000 Bengali 2,000 - - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 5,600 Bengali 5,600 - - - - -
 Bhotia, Buddhist Tibetan 60 Sikkimese - - 60 - - -
 Bhuinhar 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Bhuinmali 49,000 Bengali 49,000 - - - - -
 Bhuiya 9,900 Bengali 9,900 - - - - -
 Bhumihar, Brahman 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Bhumij 4,100 Sylheti 4,100 - - - - -
 Bihari Muslim 326,000 Urdu - 326,000 - - - -
 Bind 5,200 Bengali 5,200 - - - - -
Birhor 60 Sylheti 60 - - - - -
Biswas, Muslim 3,100 Bengali - 3,100 - - - -
 Brahman 95,000 Bengali 95,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 4,300 Bengali 4,300 - - - - -
Brahman, Joshi 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 3,500 Bengali 3,500 - - - - -
Brahman, Maithili 7,200 Bengali 7,200 - - - - -
 Brahman, Radhi 4,700 Bengali 4,700 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
Brahman, Utkal 3,400 Bengali 3,400 - - - - -
Brahman, Vaidik 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Brahman, Varendra 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
Buna, Hindu 73,000 Bengali 73,000 - - - - -
 Burmese 600 Burmese - - 600 - - -
 Chain 23,000 Bengali 23,000 - - - - -
 Chamar 30,000 Bengali 29,000 - - 500 - -
Chasadhobi 8,800 Bengali 8,800 - - - - -
 Chik Baraik 90 Sylheti 90 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 28,000 Bengali - - - 28,000 - -
Dai, Hindu 1,700 Bengali 1,700 - - - - -
Dai, Muslim 6,200 Bengali - 6,200 - - - -
 Dalu 900 Bengali - 900 - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 4,900 Bengali - 4,900 - - - -
 Dhanuk 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 10,000 Bengali 10,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 10,000 Bengali - 10,000 - - - -
Doai 1,400 Bengali 1,400 - - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 5,700 Chittagonian 5,700 - - - - -
 Dom, Muslim 300 Bengali - 300 - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 8,100 Bengali 8,100 - - - - -
Dosadh, Muslim 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Faqir 1,000 Bengali - 1,000 - - - -
 Gadaria, Hindu 1,100 Bengali 1,100 - - - - -
Ganak, Muslim 1,000 Bengali - 1,000 - - - -
 Garo 11,000 Garo - - - 6,000 - 4,700
 Ghasi, Hindu 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
Ghazi 12,000 Bengali - 12,000 - - - -
Ghulam 100 Chittagonian - 100 - - - -
 Gonrhi 2,500 Bengali 2,500 - - - - -
 Gorait 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Gosain, Hindu 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Gurung 600 Gurung, Western 300 - 400 - - -
 Hadi 35,000 Bengali 35,000 - - 60 - -
 Hajam 69,000 Bengali - 69,000 - - - -
 Hajang 100 Hajong 100 - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 44,000 Bengali 44,000 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 1,400 Chinese, Mandarin - - 1,400 - - -
Hazra, Muslim 40 Bengali - 40 - - - -
 Ho 2,300 Sylheti 1,700 - - 100 - 500
 Jat, Sikh 2,000 Panjabi, Western - - - - 2,100 -
 Jhalo Malo 65,000 Bengali 65,000 - - - - -
 Jogi, Hindu 41,000 Bengali 41,000 - - - - -
 Jogi, Muslim 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
Jotdar 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
 Kachari, Dimasa 5,700 Dimasa 5,700 - - - - -
Kadar 2,500 Bengali 2,500 - - - - -
Kaghazi 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Kahar 38,000 Bengali 38,000 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 102,000 Bengali 102,000 - - - - -
 Kalu 11,000 Bengali - 11,000 - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 2,700 Bengali 2,700 - - - - -
 Kandu 8,700 Bengali 8,700 - - - - -
 Kanjar, Hindu 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Kapali 19,000 Bengali 19,000 - - - - -
Karadar 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
Karenga 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Kasar 2,000 Bengali 2,000 - - - - -
 Kawar 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Kayastha 140,000 Bengali 140,000 - - - - -
 Khairwar 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Khandait 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Kharia 1,800 Sylheti 1,800 - - - - -
 Kharwar 400 Sylheti 400 - - - - -
 Khasi 5,300 Khasi 600 - - 4,300 - 500
 Koiri, Hindu 3,900 Bengali 3,900 - - - - -
 Kol 1,500 Bengali 1,500 - - - - -
Konai 13,000 Bengali 13,000 - - - - -
 Kori 9,000 Bengali 9,000 - - - - -
Kotal 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kui, Kuvi Khond 100 Kuvi 100 - - - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 68,000 Bengali 68,000 - - - - -
 Kurmi 52,000 Bengali 52,000 - - - - -
Laheri, Muslim 2,100 Bengali - 2,100 - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 59,000 Bengali 59,000 - - - - -
 Lohar, Muslim 5,200 Bengali - 5,200 - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu 14,000 Bengali 14,000 - - - - -
Madari 400 Bengali - 400 - - - -
 Magar 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Mahanta 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Mahili, Mahle 12,000 Mahali 8,800 - - 800 - 2,000
 Mahishya 253,000 Bengali 252,000 - - 1,000 - -
 Mahtam, Sikh 60 Panjabi, Western - - - - 60 -
 Majhwar 2,600 Bengali 2,500 100 - - - -
 Mal, Hindu 7,600 Bengali 7,600 - - - - -
Mal, Muslim 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 10,000 Bengali 10,000 - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu 8,000 Bengali 8,000 - - - - -
 Mallah, Muslim 12,000 Bengali - 12,000 - - - -
 Mallik, Muslim 6,300 Bengali - 6,300 - - - -
Malto 27,000 Mal Paharia 26,000 - - 600 - -
Mandala, Muslim 3,200 Bengali - 3,200 - - - -
Masalchi 400 Bengali - 400 - - - -
 Matia 36,000 Bengali 36,000 - - - - -
 Mazhabi 30 Panjabi, Western - - - - 30 -
 Mech 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
Mir 14,000 Bengali - 14,000 - - - -
Mirdas, Muslim 700 Bengali - 700 - - - -
Mirzakhani 4,200 Bengali - 4,200 - - - -
Mishri 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Mochi, Hindu 147,000 Bengali 147,000 - - - - -
 Mochi, Muslim 2,900 Bengali - 2,900 - - - -
 Moghal 8,900 Bengali - 8,900 - - - -
 Mru, Mro 600 Mru - - 600 - - -
 Munda 33,000 Sadri, Oraon 7,200 200 20 3,300 - 22,000
 Musahar, Hindu 8,800 Bengali 8,800 - - - - -
 Nagarchi, Hindu 5,000 Bengali 5,000 - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Nat, Hindu 1,700 Bengali 1,500 - - 200 - -
 Nat, Muslim 500 Bengali - 500 - - - -
Nikari, Muslim 3,200 Bengali - 3,200 - - - -
 Oraon, Kurux 26,000 Sylheti 17,000 40 - 3,000 - -
Paliya 78,000 Bengali 78,000 - - - - -
Pan 1,300 Oriya 1,300 - - - - -
 Parsee 20 Parsi - - - - - 20
 Pashtun, Pathan 55,000 Bengali - 55,000 - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu 1,500 Bengali 1,500 - - - - -
 Pasi, Muslim 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Patial 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Patni, Hindu 12,000 Bengali 12,000 - - - - -
Patni, Muslim 1,700 Bengali - 1,700 - - - -
 Patwa, Muslim 1,500 Bengali - 1,500 - - - -
 Persian 300 Persian, Iranian - 300 - - - -
 Pinjara 7,400 Bengali - 7,400 - - - -
 Pod 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Pundari 8,900 Bengali 8,900 - - - - -
 Qassab 3,100 Bengali - 3,100 - - - -
 Qazi 3,700 Bengali - 3,700 - - - -
 Rai 200 Bengali 60 - - - - 200
 Rajbansi 1,413,000 Bengali 1,521,000 - - 4,200 - 300
 Rajbansi Koch, Hindu 51,000 Koch 50,000 - - - - 300
 Rajbansi, Muslim 3,000 Bengali - 3,000 - - - -
 Rajbhar 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Rajput 16,000 Bengali 16,000 - - - - -
 Rajput, Muslim 1,800 Bengali - 1,800 - - - -
 Rajput, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Western - - - - 200 -
 Rajwar 6,600 Bengali 6,600 - - - - -
 Rangrez, Muslim 500 Bengali - 500 - - - -
Rayeen, Hindu 5,400 Bengali 5,400 - - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim 22,000 Bengali - 22,000 - - - -
 Saharia 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
Sankara 1,400 Bengali 1,400 - - - - -
 Santal, Satar 518,000 Bengali 124,000 3,700 1,000 50,000 - 339,000
 Saora 60 Savara 60 - - - - -
Sardar, Muslim 9,800 Bengali - 9,800 - - - -
 Sarera, Sikh 20 Panjabi, Western - - - - 20 -
 Sayyid 256,000 Bengali - 256,000 - - - -
 Shaikh 31,719,000 Bengali - 31,719,000 - - - -
Shanan 1,800 Bengali - 1,800 - - - -
Sikligar, Muslim 700 Bengali - 700 - - - -
 Sindh Muslim 1,000 Sindhi - 1,000 - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 2,900 Bengali 2,900 - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu 196,000 Bengali 196,000 - - - - -
 Sutradhar, Hindu 54,000 Bengali 54,000 - - - - -
Sutradhar, Muslim 1,400 Bengali - 1,400 - - - -
 Tamang, Eastern 600 Tamang, Southwestern 100 - 500 - - -
 Tamboli, Hindu 15,000 Bengali 15,000 - - - - -
 Tamboli, Muslim 6,900 Bengali - 6,900 - - - -
 Tanti, Hindu 37,000 Bengali 37,000 - - - - -
Tarafdar 300 Bengali - 300 - - - -
 Tarkhan, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Western - - - - 200 -
 Teli, Hindu 10,000 Bengali 10,000 - - - - -
 Tili, Hindu 37,000 Bengali 37,000 - - - - -
Tirendaj 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Tiyar 8,500 Bengali 8,500 - - - - -
 Turaiha 1,700 Bengali 1,800 - - - - -
 Turi 15,000 Bengali 15,000 - - 30 - -
 Yadav, Hindu 50,000 Bengali 50,000 - - - - -
  Totals:  223 37,791,000   211 4,141,000 33,275,000 4,600 106,000 2,700 370,000


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