Country: India

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Number of People Groups

787

Unreached People Groups

734

Total Population

110,066,000

Buddhist

5.9 %

Christian

1.1 %

Hindu

78.5 %

Muslim

10.2 %

Sikh

0.2 %

Other Religions

0.1 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi 40 Adi 40 - - - - -
 Adi Andhra 2,200 Telugu 2,100 - - 50 - -
 Adi Dravida 36,000 Tamil 34,000 - - 1,400 - -
Adi Karnataka 6,300 Kannada 6,300 - - 30 - -
 Agamudaiyan 3,700 Tamil 3,700 - - - - -
 Agaria, Hindu 100 Agariya 100 - - - - -
Ager, Hindu 7,000 Kannada 7,000 - - - - -
 Aghori 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Agri 317,000 Marathi 317,000 - - - - -
 Aguri 1,200 Bengali 1,200 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 1,900 Urdu - 1,900 - - - -
Ahom 20 Assamese 20 - - - - -
Aiyanavar 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
Alitkar Salankar 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
Alkari 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
Alwar 100 Marwari 100 - - - - -
Ambalavasi 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
Ambattan 1,500 Tamil 1,400 - - 90 - -
Anamuk 1,900 Telugu 1,900 - - - - -
 Andh 421,000 Marathi 417,000 2,000 300 100 - 700
 Angami 300 Naga, Angami - - - 300 - -
Anglo 35,000 English - - - 35,000 - -
 Ansari 642,000 Urdu - 642,000 - - - -
 Ao 20 Naga, Ao - - - 20 - -
 Arab 700 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - 700 - - - -
 Arain, Muslim 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Arakh 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Aray Mala 1,500 Telugu 1,500 - - - - -
Arayan 80 Malayalam 80 - - - - -
 Armenian 300 Armenian - - - 300 - -
 Arora, Hindu 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Arora, Sikh 6,000 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 6,000 -
Arvi 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
Arwa Mala 1,500 Tamil 1,500 - - - - -
 Assamese Muslim 200 Assamese - 200 - - - -
Atari 1,700 Urdu - 1,700 - - - -
Audhelia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Ayyanavar 800 Malayalam 800 - - - - -
Badaik 500 Sadri 500 - - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu 777,000 Hindi 777,000 - - 200 - -
Badhi, Hindu 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Bagdi, Wagdi 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Baghban, Muslim 1,600 Urdu - 1,600 - - - -
Bagwan, Hindu 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Baha'i 4,700 Hindi - - - - - -
 Bahelia, Hindu 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bahmon 30 Konkani, Goan - - - 30 - -
 Bahna, Hindu 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Bahrupi 3,800 Marathi 3,800 - - - - -
 Baidya, Hindu 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Baiga 1,300 Hindi 1,200 20 - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 146,000 Bengali 142,000 - - - - -
Baiti 28,000 Bengali 28,000 - - - - -
Bajania 1,700 Gujarati 1,700 - - - - -
Bajgar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bajikar, Muslim 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
Bakad 2,400 Kannada 2,400 - - - - -
 Balai, Hindu 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
Balasantoshi 21,000 Marathi 21,000 - - - - -
 Balija, Hindu 40,000 Telugu 40,000 - - - - -
Balija, Muslim 200 Telugu - 200 - - - -
 Baloch, Eastern 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Bangali, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania 3,299,000 Hindi 2,110,000 - - - 100 -
 Bania, Agarwal 301,000 Hindi 206,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Agrahari 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Bania, Chaturth 28,000 Marathi 3,600 - - - - -
 Bania, Chetti 99,000 Tamil 69,000 - - - - -
Bania, Dhusar 5,700 Hindi 5,700 - - - - -
 Bania, Gahoi 10,000 Hindi 7,200 - - - - -
Bania, Golapurab 80 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Bania, Gujar 124,000 Gujarati 124,000 - - - - -
Bania, Jaiswal 18,000 Hindi 5,400 - - - - -
Bania, Kasar 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasarwani 8,700 Hindi 8,500 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasaundhan 9,700 Hindi 9,700 - - - - -
Bania, Khandelwal 5,400 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Bania, Khedayata 1,600 Gujarati 1,600 - - - - -
 Bania, Komti 40,000 Telugu 38,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Lad 51,000 Gujarati 46,000 - - - - -
Bania, Mahajan 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahesri 28,000 Hindi 28,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahur 54,000 Hindi 47,000 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi 8,900 Marwari 8,900 - - - - -
Bania, Modh 4,000 Gujarati 3,900 - - - - -
Bania, Nagar 8,000 Gujarati 8,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Nima 36,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Oswal 132,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Porwal 55,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
Bania, Saitwal 42,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Srimali 66,000 Gujarati 23,000 - - - - -
Bania, Ummad 49,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
Banijiga 54,000 Kannada 11,000 - - - - -
 Banjara, Hindu 936,000 Lambadi 936,000 - - 200 - -
 Banjara, Muslim 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Baori 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Barda 13,000 Marathi 13,000 - 30 100 - 20
 Bari, Hindu 82,000 Hindi 82,000 - - 50 - -
 Baria, Hindu 21,000 Gujarati 21,000 - - - - -
Barutgar 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Barwala, Hindu 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Basor 55,000 Hindi 55,000 - - - - -
Bathini 60 Kannada - 60 - - - -
 Bauri 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Bavcha 700 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
Bawaria, Hindu 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Bawaria, Sikh 1,200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,200 -
Bazigar, Hindu 3,200 Telugu 3,200 - - - - -
 Beda Jangam 63,000 Kannada 52,000 - - - - -
 Bedar, Hindu 48,000 Kannada 48,000 - - - - -
Bedar, Kashmir, Muslim 1,500 Urdu - 1,500 - - - -
 Bedia, Hindu 8,100 Hindi 8,100 - - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu 209,000 Kannada 209,000 - - - - -
Beldar, Muslim 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Bhaina 2,400 Chhattisgarhi 900 1,500 - - - -
 Bhampta 27,000 Marathi 27,000 - - - - -
Bhand, Hindu 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bhand, Muslim 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Bhandari 2,200 Oriya 2,200 - - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 262,000 Hindi 250,000 - - 12,000 - -
 Bhangi, Muslim 7,500 Urdu - 7,500 - - - -
Bhansala 141,000 Marathi 141,000 - - - - -
Bhansali Vegu 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
 Bhantu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bhar 300 Bhojpuri 300 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja, Hindu 3,700 Hindi 3,700 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 3,200 Hindi 3,200 20 - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu 43,000 Hindi 43,000 - - - - -
 Bhat, Muslim 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
Bhathiara, Muslim 2,800 Urdu - 2,800 - - - -
 Bhatia, Hindu 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Bhattra 1,600 Oriya 1,600 20 - - - -
Bhavin 200 Konkani 200 - - - - -
Bhavit 5,600 Konkani, Goan 5,600 - - - - -
 Bhil 1,915,000 Hindi 1,834,000 56,000 300 13,000 20 12,000
 Bhisti 2,100 Urdu - 2,100 - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 440,000 Hindi 440,000 - - - - -
 Bhotia, Buddhist 20 Sherpa - - 20 - - -
Bhottada 40 Kuvi 40 - - - - -
Bhoyar 46,000 Hindi 46,000 - - - - -
 Bhuinmali 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bhuiya 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bhulia 90 Oriya 90 - - - - -
 Bhumij 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
Bhunjia 4,000 Bhunjia 3,700 200 20 - - -
 Biar, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bidur 244,000 Marathi 244,000 - - - - -
Bindla 1,600 Telugu 1,600 - - - - -
 Binjhia 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - 30 - - -
Birhor 1,500 Birhor 1,400 - 40 - - -
Birjia 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bodo Unknown Bodo - - - - - -
 Bohra 259,000 Gujarati - 259,000 - - - -
Bojgar Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Boya 16,000 Telugu 16,000 - - - - -
Brahma Kshatriya 3,400 Gujarati 3,400 - - - - -
 Brahman 4,205,000 Hindi 4,069,000 - 500 900 - -
Brahman, Acharaj 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Brahman, Anavada 13,000 Gujarati 13,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Anavala 6,900 Gujarati 6,900 - - - - -
 Brahman, Audich 7,500 Gujarati 7,500 - - - - -
Brahman, Bengali 4,500 Bengali 4,500 - - - - -
 Brahman, Bhumihar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Chitpavan 365,000 Marathi 365,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Daima 4,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - -
Brahman, Deshastha 404,000 Marathi 404,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaud Saraswat 142,000 Konkani 142,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 174,000 Hindi 174,000 - - - - -
 Brahman, Gujar Gaur 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Gujarati 90,000 Gujarati 90,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Joshi 43,000 Hindi 43,000 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 183,000 Hindi 183,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Kannada 40,000 Kannada 40,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Karbadu 55,000 Marathi 55,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Karhada 47,000 Marathi 47,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Kashmiri Pandit 20,000 Kashmiri 20,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Khandelwal 8,700 Hindi 8,700 - - - - -
Brahman, Khedawal 6,600 Gujarati 6,600 - - - - -
 Brahman, Maha 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
Brahman, Mahratta 123,000 Marathi 123,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Malvi 3,100 Malvi 3,100 - - - - -
Brahman, Mastan 500 Oriya 500 - - - - -
Brahman, Mewada 10,000 Gujarati 10,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Modh 8,700 Gujarati 8,700 - - - - -
Brahman, Nagar 11,000 Gujarati 11,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Nandavarika 90 Language Unknown 90 - - - - -
Brahman, Ojha 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Palliwal 4,400 Hindi 4,400 - - - - -
Brahman, Pushkarna 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Brahman, Sanadhya 165,000 Hindi 165,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 78,000 Hindi 78,000 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sawaria 237,000 Hindi 237,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Sikh 1,300 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,300 -
Brahman, Srigaud 3,700 Hindi 3,700 - - - - -
Brahman, Srimali 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
Brahman, Tamil 10,000 Tamil 10,000 - - - - -
 Brahman, Telugu 27,000 Telugu 27,000 - - - - -
Brittal Bania 20 Assamese 20 - - - - -
Buna, Hindu 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Burmese 800 Burmese - - 800 - - -
Butalu 50 Konkani 50 - - - - -
Byagara 3,000 Kannada 3,000 - - - - -
Chadar 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Chain 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
Chakkiliyan 4,200 Tamil 4,100 - - 30 - -
 Chalvadi 4,200 Kannada 4,200 - - - - -
 Chamar, Hindu 1,530,000 Hindi 1,500,000 - - 30,000 - -
Chandala 20 Oriya 20 - - - - -
Chapparband, Hindu 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
Chapparband, Muslim 1,800 Urdu - 1,800 - - - -
 Charan, Hindu 31,000 Gujarati 31,000 - - - - -
Chaudhari 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Chenchu 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
Chenna Dasar 2,400 Kannada 2,400 - - - - -
Cheruman, Hindu 2,200 Malayalam 2,200 - - - - -
 Chhetri 600 Nepali 600 - 40 - - -
Chhimba, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Chhimba, Sikh 1,000 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,000 -
 Chhipa, Hindu 33,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - -
Chhipa, Sikh 30 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Chin Unknown Chin, Thado - - - - - -
 Chitara 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Chitrakar, Hindu 38,000 Marathi 38,000 - - - - -
 Chodhara 800 Chodri 800 - 50 - - -
 Christian unspecified 124,000 Assamese - - - 124,000 - -
 Dabgar, Hindu 46,000 Marathi 46,000 - - - - -
 Dahait 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Dakkal 1,900 Telugu 1,900 - - - - -
Dandigan 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
 Dangi 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Darjee 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Darzi, Hindu 607,000 Hindi 595,000 - - - - -
 Darzi, Muslim 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Darzi, Sikh 300 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Depala 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
Deshwali, Hindu 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Devadiga 6,000 Tulu 6,000 - - - - -
Devanga 48,000 Kannada 22,000 - - - - -
Dewar 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
 Dhakad 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Dhale 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Dhangar 137,000 Gujarati 133,000 800 1,200 1,000 - 1,200
Dhangri 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Dhanka 88,000 Gujarati 71,000 16,000 400 600 - 400
 Dhanuk 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Dhanwar 112,000 Marathi 112,000 - 200 30 - 30
Dhavad 1,700 Marathi - 1,700 - - - -
 Dhimar 445,000 Hindi 445,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 563,000 Hindi 563,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 20,000 Urdu - 20,000 - - - -
 Dhodia 21,000 Gujarati 20,000 100 700 70 - 300
 Dhor 116,000 Marathi 116,000 - - - - -
Divehi, Maldivian 200 Maldivian - 200 - - - -
Dohor 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 10,000 Oriya 10,000 - - - - -
Domm 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Dubla 30,000 Gujarati 30,000 300 30 - - 40
 Dudekula 100 Telugu - 100 - - - -
Dulia 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Dzongkha Unknown Dzongkha - - - - - -
Ellamalawar 20,000 Kannada 20,000 - - - - -
 Faqir 1,900 Urdu 200 1,700 - - 20 -
 Gadaba 800 Oriya 800 - - - - -
 Gadaria, Hindu 4,800 Hindi 4,800 - - - - -
 Gamit 175,000 Gamit 167,000 20 - 7,700 - 200
Gammalla Unknown Oriya - - - - - -
 Ganda 2,000 Oriya 2,000 - - - - -
Gandharb, Muslim 700 Gujarati - 700 - - - -
Gandla 5,200 Telugu 5,200 - - - - -
 Gangakula 27,000 Kannada 27,000 - - - - -
Gaondi 2,000 Marathi 1,900 - - - - -
 Garoda, Hindu 1,400 Gujarati 1,400 - - - - -
Garoda, Muslim 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Garpaguri 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
 Gauda 600 Oriya 600 - - - - -
Ghadasi 7,300 Marathi 7,300 - - - - -
Ghadi 1,100 Konkani, Goan 1,100 - - - - -
 Ghanchi, Hindu 11,000 Gujarati 11,000 - - - - -
 Ghanchi, Muslim 25,000 Gujarati - 25,000 - - - -
 Gharti Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Ghasi, Hindu 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Ghirath, Hindu 90 Kangri 90 - - - - -
Ghisadi 16,000 Marathi 16,000 - - - - -
 Ghosi, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Goan Catholic 167,000 Konkani, Goan - - - 167,000 - -
Gokha, Hindu 30 Oriya 30 - - - - -
Golak 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Gond 1,608,000 Hindi 1,477,000 2,500 2,500 14,000 - 113,000
 Gondhali 46,000 Marathi 46,000 - - - - -
Gopal 33,000 Gujarati 33,000 - - - - -
 Gosain, Hindu 346,000 Hindi 346,000 - - - - -
Gosangi, Hindu 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Gowari 377,000 Marathi 374,000 - - - - 3,100
 Gujar, Hindu 244,000 Hindi 243,000 - - - - -
Gujar, Sikh 300 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Gujjar 30 Gujari - 30 - - - -
 Guria 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
 Gurung 60 Nepali 30 - 30 - - -
 Hadi 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Hajam 22,000 Urdu - 22,000 - - - -
Halam Unknown Kok Borok - - - - - -
 Halba 465,000 Marathi 459,000 200 400 500 - 5,200
Halleer 3,100 Marathi 3,100 - - - - -
Halsar 1,100 Konkani 1,100 - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
Hammal 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 5,800 Chinese, Mandarin - - 5,300 - - 500
Hanabar 2,600 Tulu 2,600 - - - - -
Hande Jogi 4,000 Kannada - - - - - -
Hasalaru Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Hatkar 223,000 Marathi 223,000 - - - - -
 Hijda 151,000 Hindi 141,000 9,900 - - - -
 Hmar Unknown Hmar - - - - - -
 Ho 30 Ho 30 - - - - -
Holar 86,000 Marathi 86,000 - - 50 - -
Holer 25,000 Kannada 25,000 - - - - -
Idayan 5,700 Tamil 5,700 - - - - -
Ilavan 39,000 Malayalam 37,000 - - 1,400 - -
Ilavaniyan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
Jat, Ahlawat, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Jat, Bains, Hindu 100 Panjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
Jat, Bajwa, Hindu 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Jat, Barh, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat, Chahil, Hindu 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Jat, Chahil, Sikh 600 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
Jat, Chima, Hindu 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Jat, Dagar, Hindu 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Jat, Dalal, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat, Dehia, Hindu 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Jat, Dhariwal, Hindu 700 Panjabi, Eastern 700 - - - - -
Jat, Dhillon, Hindu 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Jat, Dhillon, Sikh 1,200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,200 -
Jat, Gahlot, Hindu 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Jat, Ghatwal, Hindu 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Jat, Ghumman, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat, Gil, Hindu 1,200 Panjabi, Eastern 1,200 - - - - -
Jat, Gil, Sikh 1,700 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,700 -
 Jat, Hindu 109,000 Hindi 107,000 - - - - -
Jat, Jakhar, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat, Kharral, Hindu 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Jat, Mann 800 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 800 -
 Jat, Mann, Hindu 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Jat, Muslim 2,500 Urdu - 2,500 - - - -
 Jat, Pachhade, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat, Rathi, Hindu 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat, Sahrawat, Hindu 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Jat, Sangwan, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat, Sarai, Hindu 200 Panjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat, Sarai, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Jat, Sidhu, Hindu 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
Jat, Sidhu, Sikh 2,600 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,600 -
 Jat, Sikh 124,000 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 124,000 -
Jat, Sindhu 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
Jat, Sindhu, Sikh 2,400 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,400 -
Jat, Varaich, Hindu 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Jat, Virk, Hindu 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Javeri 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Jew 9,100 Marathi - - - - - -
 Jhalo Malo 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
Jhinwar, Sikh 4,500 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 4,500 -
Jingar 4,800 Marwari 4,800 - - - - -
Jirayat 700 Marathi 700 - - - - -
 Jogi, Hindu 20,000 Bengali 20,000 - - - - -
Josi 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Julaha 3,600 Hindi 400 - - - 3,300 -
Kachari, Hindu 63,000 Marathi 63,000 - - - - -
Kachera, Hindu 1,200 Oriya 1,200 - - - - -
Kachera, Muslim 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Kachhi, Hindu 16,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Kachhia, Hindu 15,000 Gujarati 15,000 - - - - -
Kadia, Hindu 18,000 Kannada 18,000 - - - - -
Kaghzi 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - -
Kahar, Sikh 400 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Kaibartta 5,100 Bengali 5,100 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 93,000 Kannada 93,000 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 1,100 Tamil 1,100 - - - - -
 Kalal, Hindu 185,000 Telugu 184,000 - - - - -
Kalavant 43,000 Kannada 3,300 - - - - -
 Kalbelia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kalingi 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
Kallan 600 Tamil 600 - - - - -
 Kalu 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 186,000 Hindi 186,000 - - - - -
Kamalia 12,000 Gujarati 12,000 - - - - -
 Kamar 11,000 Kamar 11,000 - 40 - - -
Kamathi 165,000 Telugu 165,000 - - - - -
Kamboh, Hindu 300 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Kamboh, Sikh 5,500 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 5,500 -
 Kami 70 Nepali 50 - 20 - - -
Kanai 43,000 Urdu - 43,000 - - - -
Kanakkan 1,300 Malayalam 1,300 - - - - -
Kandra 300 Oriya 300 - - - - -
 Kandu 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Kanjar, Hindu 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Kaora 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Kapali 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Kapewar 37,000 Telugu 37,000 - - - - -
 Kapu 193,000 Telugu 193,000 - - - - -
Karan 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
Karasgar 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
 Karwal 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Kasar, Hindu 150,000 Marathi 134,000 - - - - -
 Kashmiri Muslim 2,800 Kashmiri - 2,800 - - - -
 Kathodi 292,000 Marathi 288,000 400 1,400 600 - 1,200
Katia 5,700 Hindi 5,700 - - - - -
 Kawar 36,000 Hindi 35,000 300 20 - 20 700
 Kayastha, Hindu 35,000 Bengali 35,000 - - - - -
 Khairwar 3,800 Bengali 3,700 - - - - -
Khandait 800 Oriya 800 - - - - -
 Khangar, Hindu 3,000 Hindi 3,000 - - - - -
Khangar, Muslim 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Kharia 19,000 Kharia 19,000 70 20 - - 30
Kharot Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Kharva, Hindu 135,000 Gujarati 135,000 - - - - -
 Khasi 500 Khasi - - - 500 - -
 Khati, Hindu 6,100 Hindi 6,100 - - - - -
 Khatik, Hindu 103,000 Hindi 103,000 - - - - -
Khatik, Muslim 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
 Khatri, Hindu 46,000 Hindi 45,000 - - - - -
 Khatri, Muslim 9,500 Gujarati - 9,500 - - - -
 Khatri, Sikh 3,500 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,500 -
 Khavar 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Khoja 260,000 Gujarati - 260,000 - - - -
 Kinnaura 60 Kinnauri 60 - - - - -
Kirar 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - -
 Kisan 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Kodalo Unknown Oriya - - - - - -
 Kodava 100 Kodava 100 - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kokna 662,000 Kukna 653,000 900 300 7,400 - 100
 Kol 7,600 Hindi 7,500 - - - - 50
 Kolha 68,000 Ho 68,000 - - - - -
Kolhati 25,000 Marathi 25,000 - - - - -
 Koli 55,000 Gujarati 55,000 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor 167,000 Gujarati 166,000 600 70 20 - 100
Koli Mahadev 1,421,000 Marathi 1,414,000 300 800 3,400 - 1,700
Koli Malhar 294,000 Marathi 290,000 1,000 1,700 400 50 800
Koli of Sind, Hindu 3,300 Gujarati 3,300 - - - - -
Kolowar 210,000 Kolami, Southeastern 209,000 - 80 300 - 600
 Kolta 90 Oriya 90 - - - - -
Kolupulvandlu 3,700 Telugu 3,700 - - - - -
Konai 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
Konkanese 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
Koracha, Caste 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
Korama 2,500 Kannada 2,500 - - - - -
 Kori 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Korku 146,000 Korku 144,000 200 80 1,800 - 90
 Korwa 1,200 Telugu 1,200 - - - - -
 Koshti 401,000 Marathi 398,000 - - - - -
 Koya 800 Telugu 700 100 - - - -
Kuchbandia 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Kudavakkal 12,000 Kannada 3,100 - - - - -
Kudumban 700 Tamil 700 - - - - -
Kudumi 700 Tamil 700 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 1,600 Oriya 1,600 - - - - -
 Kuli 20 Oriya 20 - - - - -
 Kumal 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 653,000 Hindi 645,000 - - - - -
Kumhar, Sikh 3,300 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,300 -
 Kunbi, Hindu 6,082,000 Gujarati 6,073,000 - - 50 - -
Kunchatiga 3,800 Kannada 3,800 - - - - -
Kuravan 2,300 Malayalam 2,000 - - 200 - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
 Kuruba 29,000 Kannada 28,000 - - - - -
 Labana, Sikh 4,100 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 4,100 -
 Ladakhi, Christian Unknown English - - - - - -
 Lakhera 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Limbu 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
Lingader 101,000 Marathi - - - - - -
 Lingayat 1,755,000 Kannada - - - - - -
 Lodha 108,000 Hindi 108,000 - - - - -
 Lodha, Muslim 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Lohana 27,000 Gujarati 27,000 - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 544,000 Hindi 544,000 - - - - -
 Lohar, Muslim 1,400 Urdu - 1,400 - - - -
Lohara 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Machhi, Hindu 190,000 Gujarati 190,000 - - - - -
Madari 2,200 Urdu - 2,200 - - - -
Madgi 60,000 Telugu 60,000 - - - - -
 Madiga Christian 2,200 Telugu - - - 2,200 - -
 Madiga, Hindu 9,700 Telugu 9,700 - - 50 - -
 Magar 200 Nepali 200 - 40 - - -
Mahar Christian 339,000 Marathi - - - 339,000 - -
 Mahar, Hindu 7,232,000 Marathi 7,222,000 - - 10,000 - -
Mahar, Muslim 2,300 Marathi - 2,300 - - - -
 Mahishya 12,000 Bengali 12,000 - - - - -
 Mahli 167,000 Marathi 167,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta 23,510,000 Marathi 23,393,000 - - 40 - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 2,757,000 Gujarati 2,757,000 - - - - -
 Mahtam, Sikh 7,300 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 7,300 -
 Mahyavanshi 22,000 Gujarati 22,000 - - - - -
Maila 50 Tulu 50 - - - - -
Mairal 1,100 Marathi 1,100 - - - - -
 Majhwar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -