Country: Bangladesh

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Number of People Groups

185

Unreached People Groups

164

Total Population

9,367,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

1.1 %

Hindu

11.5 %

Muslim

85.9 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

1.5 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 1,100 Bengali - 1,100 - - - -
 Ansari 32,000 Bengali - 32,000 - - - -
 Arleng 800 Karbi 800 - - - - -
 Arora, Sikh 20 Panjabi, Western - - - - 20 -
Asur 800 Sylheti 600 - 70 80 - 100
 Baiga 2,800 Sylheti 2,600 - 20 30 - 80
 Bairagi, Hindu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Balija, Hindu 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
 Bania 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Bathudi 200 Sylheti 200 - - - - -
 Bauri 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Bedia, Hindu 6,000 Bengali 5,500 - - 300 - 100
Behara 600 Bengali - 600 - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Bhandari 50 Oriya 50 - - - - -
Bhottada 30 Oriya 30 - - - - -
 Bhumij 21,000 Sylheti 18,000 100 100 900 - 1,800
 Bihari Muslim 2,700 Urdu - 2,700 - - - -
 Binjhia 5,500 Sylheti 4,900 - - 400 - 200
Birhor 600 Sylheti 500 - - 70 - 20
Birjia 300 Sylheti 200 - - - - -
 Bishnupuria 10,000 Bishnupriya 8,600 400 - 30 - 1,100
 Bodo 26,000 Bengali 26,000 - - - - -
 Brahman 35,000 Bengali 35,000 - - - - -
 Brahman, Acharaj 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
Brahman, Acharya 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 3,200 Bengali 3,200 - - - - -
Brahman, Joshi 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Brahman, Maha 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Brahman, Radhi 3,700 Bengali 3,700 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
Brahman, Utkal 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Brahman, Vaidik 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Brahman, Varendra 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Chamar 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Chero 4,000 Sylheti 3,900 - - 70 - 100
 Chhetri 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Chik Baraik 4,100 Sylheti 3,600 - - 200 - 400
 Chin, Kuki 800 Chin, Khumi 60 - 600 90 - 70
 Christian unspecified 6,300 Bengali - - - 6,300 - -
Dai, Muslim 900 Bengali - 900 - - - -
 Dalu 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 600 Bengali - 600 - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 11,000 Bengali 11,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 700 Bengali - 700 - - - -
Dholi, Muslim 34,000 Sylheti - 34,000 - - - -
 Dom, Muslim 50 Bengali - 50 - - - -
Dosadh, Muslim 40 Bengali - 40 - - - -
 Faqir 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Gadaria, Hindu 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Gain 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
Ganak, Muslim 300 Bengali - 300 - - - -
 Ganda 60 Oriya 60 - - - - -
Gandpal 1,100 Sylheti 1,100 - - - - -
 Garo 50,000 Garo - - - 22,000 - 28,000
 Gauda 50 Oriya 50 - - - - -
Ghazi 3,900 Bengali - 3,900 - - - -
Ghulam 40 Chittagonian - 40 - - - -
 Gond 5,400 Gondi, Northern 5,100 - - 60 - 200
 Gorait 400 Bengali 300 - - 60 - 70
 Guria 50 Oriya 50 - - - - -
 Gurung 60 Gurung, Western 40 - 50 - - -
 Hajam 25,000 Bengali - 25,000 - - - -
 Hajang 2,200 Hajong 2,200 - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 1,700 Bengali 1,700 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 800 Chinese, Mandarin - - 800 - - -
Hazra, Muslim Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Ho 60,000 Sylheti 48,000 300 50 2,200 - 9,700
 Jamatia 700 War-Jaintia 600 40 - 90 - -
 Jat, Sikh 400 Panjabi, Western - - - - 400 -
 Jhalo Malo 13,000 Bengali 13,000 - - - - -
Jhinwar, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Western - - - - - -
 Jogi, Hindu 96,000 Bengali 96,000 - - - - -
 Jogi, Muslim 60 Bengali - 60 - - - -
Kaghazi 20 Bengali - 20 - - - -
 Kaibartta 43,000 Bengali 43,000 - - - - -
 Kamboh, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Western - - - - - -
Kandra 50 Oriya 50 - - - - -
Karadar Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Karmali 2,700 Sylheti 2,300 - - 400 - 50
 Kashmiri Muslim 100 Kashmiri - 100 - - - -
 Kayastha 111,000 Bengali 111,000 - - - - -
Khadala 2,100 Sylheti 2,100 - - - - -
Khandait 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
Kharia 7,900 Sylheti 4,600 60 50 700 - 2,500
 Kharwar 7,700 Sylheti 7,100 80 - 300 - 200
 Khasi 43,000 Khasi 5,200 - - 37,000 - 800
 Khatri, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Western - - - - - -
 Kisan 3,300 Sylheti 2,800 - - 100 - 400
 Kori 1,600 Bengali 1,500 - - 50 - 80
 Korku 2,100 Sylheti 2,100 - - - - -
 Korwa 2,200 Sylheti 1,600 - - 100 - 500
 Kui, Kuvi Khond 4,500 Kuvi 3,800 - - 500 - 200
 Kurmi 6,300 Bengali 6,300 - - - - -
Kusiari 3,500 Sylheti 3,500 - - - - -
 Labana, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Western - - - - - -
Laheri, Muslim 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
 Limbu 40 Limbu - - - - - 40
Lohait Kuri 800 Sylheti 800 - - - - -
 Lohar, Muslim 1,100 Bengali - 1,100 - - - -
Lohara 16,000 Sylheti 15,000 - - 300 - 300
 Lushai, Mizo 100 Mizo - - - 100 - -
Madari 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Magar 400 Bengali 400 - 40 - - -
 Mahar, Hindu 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
Mahara 7,700 Sylheti 7,700 - - - - -
 Mahili, Mahle 9,600 Mahali 7,600 - - 600 - 1,500
 Mahtam, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Western - - - - - -
 Majhwar Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Mal, Muslim 50 Bengali - 50 - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 50,000 Bengali 50,000 - - - - -
 Mallah, Muslim 400 Bengali - 400 - - - -
 Mallik, Muslim 2,000 Bengali - 2,000 - - - -
Malto 7,300 Mal Paharia 7,000 - - 70 - 200
Mandala, Muslim 1,000 Bengali - 1,000 - - - -
 Manipuri, Meitei 22,000 Meitei 20,000 500 - - - 1,700
Masalchi Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Mazhabi Unknown Panjabi, Western - - - - - -
Mirzakhani 2,100 Bengali - 2,100 - - - -
 Mizo, Bawm 300 Chin, Bawm 40 - - 200 - -
 Mochi, Hindu 5,100 Bengali 5,100 - - - - -
 Moghal 2,900 Bengali - 2,900 - - - -
 Munda 88,000 Sadri, Oraon 64,000 600 200 11,000 - 12,000
 Munnur 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Mutrasi 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Nagarchi, Hindu 1,100 Bengali 1,100 - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Namasudra, Hindu 161,000 Bengali 161,000 - - 100 - -
 Nat, Muslim 80 Bengali - 80 - - - -
Nikari, Muslim 1,000 Bengali - 1,000 - - - -
 Noatia 70 War-Jaintia 70 - - - - -
 Oraon, Kurux 59,000 Sylheti 42,000 500 - 8,000 - 8,600
Pan 1,100 Oriya 1,100 - - - - -
Parhaiya 2,700 Sylheti 2,400 - - 300 - 80
 Parja 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 6,700 Bengali - 6,700 - - - -
 Pasi, Muslim 40 Bengali - 40 - - - -
 Patni, Hindu 64,000 Bengali 64,000 - - - - -
 Patwa, Muslim 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Persian 50 Persian, Iranian - 50 - - - -
 Pinjara 1,700 Bengali - 1,700 - - - -
 Pnar 5,100 Pnar 500 - - 3,300 - 1,400
 Qassab 300 Bengali - 300 - - - -
 Qazi 300 Bengali - 300 - - - -
 Rabha Unknown Rabha - - - - - -
 Rai 100 Bengali 50 - - - - 100
 Rajbansi 5,400 Bengali 5,400 - - - - -
 Rajbansi Koch, Hindu 3,100 Koch 3,100 - - - - -
 Rajbansi, Muslim 40 Bengali - 40 - - - -
 Rajput, Muslim 70 Bengali - 70 - - - -
 Rajput, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Western - - - - - -
 Ramdasia, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Western - - - - - -
Ranabhat 50 Assamese 50 - - - - -
 Rangrez, Muslim 50 Bengali - 50 - - - -
 Raute 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Rautia 400 Sadri, Oraon 400 - - - - -
 Rayeen, Muslim 2,900 Bengali - 2,900 - - - -
 Saini, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Western - - - - - -
Sankara 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Santal, Satar 102,000 Bengali 27,000 800 200 9,100 - 66,000
 Saora 1,000 Savara 1,000 - - - - -
Sardar, Muslim 3,000 Bengali - 3,000 - - - -
 Sarera, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Western - - - - - -
 Sarki 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
Sauria Paharia 4,400 Sylheti 3,300 - 400 500 - 100
 Sayyid 61,000 Bengali - 61,000 - - - -
Shabar 40 Oriya 40 - - - - -
 Shaikh 7,842,000 Bengali - 7,842,000 - - - -
Sikligar, Muslim 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
 Sindh Muslim 300 Sindhi - 300 - - - -
 Sunuwar 60 Nepali 60 - - - - 40
 Sutradhar, Hindu 17,000 Bengali 17,000 - - - - -
Sutradhar, Muslim 400 Bengali - 400 - - - -
 Tamboli, Muslim 1,100 Bengali - 1,100 - - - -
 Tanti, Hindu 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Tarkhan, Sikh 20 Panjabi, Western - - - - 20 -
 Teli, Hindu 24,000 Bengali 24,000 - - - - -
 Thakuri 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Tipura, Kok Borok 47,000 Kok Borok 38,000 4,700 - 2,200 - 2,200
 Turaiha 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Turi 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 4,300 Bengali 4,300 - - - - -
  Totals:  185 9,367,000   164 1,074,000 8,041,000 2,700 107,000 600 140,000

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