Country: Bangladesh

State:  Chittagong

District:  All



Number of People Groups

216

Unreached People Groups

194

Total Population

31,515,000

Buddhist

2.9 %

Christian

0.6 %

Hindu

7.1 %

Muslim

89.3 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.1 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 4,500 Bengali - 4,500 - - - -
 Aguri 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
Anglo 6,000 Bengali 800 500 - 4,600 - 200
 Ansari 25,000 Bengali - 25,000 - - - -
 Arora, Sikh 300 Panjabi, Western - - - - 300 -
 Asho, Khyang 1,900 Chin, Asho - - 600 1,400 - -
 Bagdi 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Baha'i 800 Bengali - - - - - 800
 Bahelia, Hindu 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Baidya, Hindu 43,000 Bengali 43,000 - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 17,000 Bengali 17,000 - - - - -
Baiti 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Bania 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
Bania, Bais 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Bania, Gandha Banik 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Bania, Subarna Banik 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Bauri 3,800 Bengali 3,800 - - - - -
 Bedia, Hindu 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
Bedia, Muslim 1,200 Bengali - 1,200 - - - -
Behara 2,000 Bengali - 2,000 - - - -
Berua 11,000 Chittagonian 30 - 11,000 - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Bhar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bhotia, Buddhist Tibetan 20 Sikkimese - - 20 - - -
 Bhuinhar 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Bhuinmali 18,000 Bengali 18,000 - - 400 - -
 Bhuiya 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Bhumij 90 Sylheti 90 - - - - -
 Bihari Muslim 105,000 Urdu - 105,000 - - - -
 Bind 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bishnupuria 2,100 Bishnupriya 1,900 50 - 20 - 100
 Brahman 127,000 Bengali 127,000 - - - - -
 Brahman, Acharaj 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Brahman, Acharya 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 5,200 Bengali 5,200 - - - - -
Brahman, Joshi 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 1,200 Bengali 1,200 - - - - -
 Brahman, Maha 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Brahman, Radhi 5,100 Bengali 5,100 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 1,400 Bengali 1,400 - - - - -
Brahman, Utkal 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
Brahman, Vaidik 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
Brahman, Varendra 1,500 Bengali 1,500 - - - - -
 Bru 2,000 Riang 1,600 - - 400 - -
 Burmese 275,000 Burmese - - 270,000 5,100 - -
 Chain 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Chak 2,700 Chak - - 2,700 - - -
 Chakma 439,000 Chakma 200 - 372,000 66,000 - -
 Chamar 5,800 Bengali 5,800 - - 70 - -
Chin Chinbon 1,400 Chin, Chinbon - - 300 1,100 - -
Chin Lai 1,700 Chin, Haka - - 200 900 - 500
 Chin, Kuki 8,000 Chin, Khumi 200 - 1,500 4,100 - 2,200
Chin, Yindi 1,600 Chin, Khumi - - 200 800 - 600
 Christian unspecified 70,000 Bengali - - - 70,000 - -
Dai, Hindu 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Dai, Muslim 3,200 Bengali - 3,200 - - - -
 Dalu 400 Bengali - 400 - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 2,700 Bengali - 2,700 - - - -
 Dhanuk 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 75,000 Bengali 75,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 2,400 Bengali - 2,400 - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 14,000 Chittagonian 14,000 - - - - -
 Dom, Muslim 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Dosadh, Muslim 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
 Faqir 600 Bengali - 600 - - - -
 Gadaria, Hindu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Ganak, Muslim 1,100 Bengali - 1,100 - - - -
 Garo 600 Garo - - - 200 - 500
 Ghasi, Hindu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Ghazi 14,000 Bengali - 14,000 - - - -
Ghulam 4,000 Chittagonian - 4,000 - - - -
 Gonrhi Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Gosain, Hindu 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Gurung 100 Gurung, Western 40 - 70 - - -
 Hadi 11,000 Bengali 11,000 - 30 300 - -
 Hajam 92,000 Bengali - 92,000 - - - -
 Hajang 40 Hajong 40 - - - - -
Halam 2,000 Chin, Falam 100 - - 1,900 - -
 Halwai, Hindu 3,500 Bengali 3,500 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 1,300 Chinese, Mandarin - - 1,300 - - -
Hazra, Muslim 30 Bengali - 30 - - - -
 Jamatia 4,600 War-Jaintia 3,300 200 - 1,100 - -
 Jat, Sikh 5,300 Panjabi, Western - - - - 5,300 -
 Jhalo Malo 5,300 Bengali 5,300 - - - - -
 Jogi, Hindu 325,000 Bengali 324,000 - - 500 - -
 Jogi, Muslim 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Kachari, Dimasa 2,900 Dimasa 2,900 - - - - -
Kaghazi 70 Bengali - 70 - - - -
 Kahar 8,000 Bengali 8,000 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 145,000 Bengali 145,000 - - - - -
 Kalal, Hindu 1,200 Chittagonian 1,200 - - - - -
 Kalu 800 Bengali - 800 - - - -
 Kandu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Kapali 22,000 Bengali 22,000 - - - - -
Karadar 70 Bengali - 70 - - - -
Karenga Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Kasar 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Kawar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kayastha 732,000 Bengali 732,000 - - - - -
 Khairwar 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
Khami 5,600 Chittagonian - - 1,000 200 - 4,400
Kharia 100 Sylheti 100 - - - - -
 Khasi 1,800 Khasi 200 - - 1,400 - 200
 Kisan 90 Sylheti 90 - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Kol 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Koli 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Konwar 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Kori 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Kotal 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 40,000 Bengali 40,000 - - - - -
 Kunbi, Hindu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Kurmi 2,200 Bengali 2,200 - - - - -
Laheri, Muslim 400 Bengali - 400 - - - -
Lohait Kuri 20 Sylheti 20 - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 24,000 Bengali 24,000 - - - - -
 Lohar, Muslim 7,900 Bengali - 7,900 - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu 2,400 Bengali 2,400 - - - - -
Madari 300 Bengali - 300 - - - -
 Magar 200 Bengali 100 - 20 - - -
 Mahanta 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Mahili, Mahle 8,100 Mahali 8,100 - - - - -
 Mahishya 117,000 Bengali 116,000 - - 200 - -
 Mahtam, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Western - - - - 200 -
 Majhwar 500 Bengali 500 50 - - - -
 Mal, Hindu 8,800 Bengali 8,800 - - - - -
Mal, Muslim 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 25,000 Bengali 25,000 - - - - -
 Mallah, Hindu 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Mallah, Muslim 1,200 Bengali - 1,200 - - - -
 Mallik, Muslim 7,000 Bengali - 7,000 - - - -
Mandala, Muslim 3,600 Bengali - 3,600 - - - -
 Manipuri, Meitei 1,200 Meitei 1,300 60 - - - 100
 Marma 46,000 Marma 2,100 600 40,000 3,700 - -
Masalchi 80 Bengali - 80 - - - -
 Mazhabi 200 Panjabi, Western - - - - 200 -
 Mech 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Mir 1,900 Bengali - 1,900 - - - -
Mishri 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Mizo, Bawm 7,500 Chin, Bawm - - - 7,500 - -
Mizo, Lushai 1,400 Mizo 90 - 60 1,300 - -
 Mochi, Hindu 12,000 Bengali 12,000 - - - - -
 Moghal 2,800 Bengali - 2,800 - - - -
 Mru, Mro 30,000 Mru - - 29,000 1,300 - -
 Munda 900 Sadri, Oraon 100 - - 100 - 700
 Musahar, Hindu 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Nagarchi, Hindu 2,700 Bengali 2,700 - - - - -
Nagarchi, Muslim 1,600 Bengali - 1,600 - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Nat, Hindu 5,700 Bengali 5,700 - - - - -
 Nat, Muslim 1,300 Bengali - 1,300 - - - -
 Newah 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
Nikari, Muslim 3,500 Bengali - 3,500 - - - -
 Noatia 1,400 War-Jaintia 1,400 - - - - -
 Oraon, Kurux 3,100 Sylheti 1,800 - - 400 - -
Paliya 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Pankhu, Panko 4,000 Pangkhua - - 3,800 200 - -
 Parsee 40 Parsi - - - - - 40
 Pashtun, Pathan 22,000 Bengali - 22,000 - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Pasi, Muslim 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
 Patial 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Patni, Hindu 11,000 Bengali 11,000 - - - - -
 Patwa, Muslim 600 Bengali - 600 - - - -
 Persian 200 Persian, Iranian - 200 - - - -
Peshakar 600 Bengali - 600 - - - -
 Pinjara 6,100 Bengali - 6,100 - - - -
 Pod 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Qassab 900 Bengali - 900 - - - -
 Qazi 3,200 Bengali - 3,200 - - - -
 Rai 100 Bengali 20 - - - - 80
 Rajbansi 7,900 Bengali 7,700 - 100 100 - -
 Rajbansi Koch, Hindu 1,800 Koch 1,700 - 40 40 - -
 Rajbansi, Muslim 400 Bengali - 400 - - - -
 Rajbhar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Rajput 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Rajput, Muslim 500 Bengali - 500 - - - -
 Rajput, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Western - - - - 200 -
 Rajwar 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Rakhine, Arakanese 169,000 Magahi 4,200 3,600 155,000 6,200 - -
 Rangrez, Muslim 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim 10,000 Bengali - 10,000 - - - -
 Rohingya 73,000 Rohingya - 73,000 - - - -
Rohingya, Zerbadi 38,000 Rohingya - 38,000 - - - -
 Saharia 1,500 Bengali 1,500 - - - - -
Sankara 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Santal, Satar 4,000 Bengali 700 20 - 800 - 2,500
Sardar, Muslim 12,000 Bengali - 12,000 - - - -
 Sarera, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Western - - - - 200 -
 Sayyid 192,000 Bengali - 192,000 - - - -
 Shaikh 27,475,000 Bengali - 27,475,000 - - - -
Sikligar, Muslim 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Sindh Muslim 600 Sindhi - 600 - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 2,200 Bengali 2,200 - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu 144,000 Bengali 144,000 - - - - -
 Sutradhar, Hindu 41,000 Bengali 41,000 - - - - -
Sutradhar, Muslim 1,600 Bengali - 1,600 - - - -
 Tamang, Eastern 200 Tamang, Southwestern 20 - 200 - - -
 Tamboli, Hindu 46,000 Bengali 46,000 - - - - -
 Tamboli, Muslim 3,100 Bengali - 3,100 - - - -
 Tangchanghya 37,000 Tangchangya 200 - 28,000 8,500 - -
 Tanti, Hindu 4,300 Bengali 4,300 - - - - -
 Tarkhan, Sikh 400 Panjabi, Western - - - - 400 -
 Teli, Hindu 20,000 Bengali 20,000 - - - - -
 Tili, Hindu 8,300 Bengali 8,300 - - - - -
 Tipura, Kok Borok 71,000 Kok Borok 50,000 5,600 - 6,800 - 8,100
 Tiyar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Turaiha 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Turi 1,700 Bengali 1,700 - - - - -
 Uchai 10,000 Kok Borok 3,900 - - 200 - 6,400
 Yadav, Hindu 20,000 Bengali 20,000 - - - - -
  Totals:  216 31,515,000   194 2,223,000 28,141,000 917,000 198,000 6,700 27,000


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