Country: India

State:  Maharashtra

District:  Chandrapur



Number of People Groups

314

Unreached People Groups

293

Total Population

2,223,000

Buddhist

14.3 %

Christian

0.6 %

Hindu

79.5 %

Muslim

3.9 %

Sikh

0.3 %

Other Religions

1.4 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
Adi Karnataka 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Agaria, Hindu 40 Agariya 40 - - - - -
Ager, Hindu Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Ambalavasi 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
Anamuk 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Andh 400 Marathi 300 30 - - - -
Aray Mala 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Arora, Sikh 100 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Arwa Mala Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Ayyanavar 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Bahna, Hindu 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Baidya, Hindu 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Baiga 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Bakad 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Balai, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Balija, Hindu 2,900 Telugu 2,900 - - - - -
 Bania 18,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - 3,200
 Bania, Agarwal 3,900 Hindi 3,300 - - - - 600
 Bania, Chetti 300 Tamil 200 - - - - 80
Bania, Gujar 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Bania, Komti 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahesri 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bania, Oswal 700 Hindi 200 - - - - 600
 Bania, Porwal 500 Hindi 300 - - - - 100
Bania, Saitwal 200 Hindi 80 - - - - 80
Banijiga 80 Kannada 30 - - - - 50
 Banjara, Hindu 3,000 Lambadi 3,000 - - - - -
Barda 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
 Bari, Hindu 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Baria, Hindu 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Basor 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Beda Jangam 300 Kannada 200 - - - - 60
 Bedar, Hindu 600 Kannada 600 - - - - -
 Bedia, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu 2,900 Kannada 2,900 - - - - -
 Bhaina Unknown Chhattisgarhi - - - - - -
 Bhampta 1,100 Marathi 1,100 - - - - -
 Bhandari 30 Oriya 30 - - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 5,400 Hindi 5,400 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Bhil 700 Hindi 700 20 - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
Bhulia 40 Oriya 40 - - - - -
Bhunjia 40 Bhunjia 40 - - - - -
Bidur 6,300 Marathi 6,300 - - - - -
Bindla 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Binjhia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Birhor 100 Birhor 100 - - - - -
 Bohra 600 Gujarati - 600 - - - -
 Boya 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Brahman 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - 600
Brahman, Chitpavan 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Deshastha 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Brahman, Kannada 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Brahman, Mahratta 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
Brahman, Ojha 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Sikh 20 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Brahman, Telugu 1,100 Telugu 1,100 - - - - -
Buna, Hindu 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Byagara 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
 Chain 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Chakkiliyan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Chalvadi Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Chamar, Hindu 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - -
 Chenchu 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Chenna Dasar 40 Kannada 40 - - - - -
 Chhipa, Hindu 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Chitara 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 3,100 Assamese - - - 3,100 - -
Dakkal 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Darzi, Hindu 9,300 Hindi 9,200 - - - - 100
Devanga 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Dhangar 13,000 Gujarati 12,000 80 40 40 - 100
 Dhanka 100 Gujarati 90 - - - - -
 Dhanwar 1,800 Marathi 1,800 - - - - -
 Dhimar 78,000 Hindi 78,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Dhodia 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
 Dhor 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 1,100 Oriya 1,100 - - - - -
 Dubla 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Ellamalawar 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
 Gadaba 60 Oriya 60 - - - - -
 Gadaria, Hindu Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Gamit 100 Gamit 100 - - - - -
 Ganda 40 Oriya 40 - - - - -
 Gangakula 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
 Garoda, Hindu 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Garpaguri 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Gauda 30 Oriya 30 - - - - -
 Ghasi, Hindu 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Gond 332,000 Hindi 307,000 100 400 2,900 - 22,000
 Gondhali Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Gosain, Hindu 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Gowari 37,000 Marathi 37,000 - - - - -
 Gujar, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Guria 20 Oriya 20 - - - - -
 Halba 23,000 Marathi 23,000 20 30 40 - 30
Halleer 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
Halsar 30 Konkani 30 - - - - -
 Halwai, Hindu 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
Holar 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Holer 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
Ilavan 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
Jat, Gil, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Jat, Hindu 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Jat, Sidhu, Sikh 400 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Jat, Sikh 3,400 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,400 -
Jat, Sindhu, Sikh 300 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Jhinwar, Sikh 60 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
Jingar 200 Marwari 200 - - - - -
 Jogi, Hindu 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Julaha 40 Hindi - - - - 40 -
 Kachera, Hindu 100 Oriya 100 - - - - -
 Kachhi, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kachhia, Hindu 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Kalal, Hindu 3,400 Telugu 3,400 - - - - -
 Kalu 50 Bengali - 50 - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
 Kamar 400 Kamar 400 - - - - -
Kamathi 10,000 Telugu 10,000 - - - - -
 Kamboh, Sikh 70 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
Kandra 20 Oriya 20 - - - - -
 Kanjar, Hindu Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Kaora 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Kapali 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
Kapewar 15,000 Telugu 15,000 - - - - -
 Kapu 98,000 Telugu 98,000 - - - - -
Karan 30 Oriya 30 - - - - -
 Kasar, Hindu 900 Marathi 900 - - - - -
 Kathodi 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
Katia 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kawar 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Khairwar 1,400 Bengali 1,400 - - - - -
Khandait 100 Oriya 100 - - - - -
 Khangar, Hindu 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Kharia 1,600 Kharia 1,600 - - - - -
 Khatik, Hindu 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
 Khatri, Sikh 50 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Khoja 300 Gujarati - 300 - - - -
Kirar 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Kokna 20 Kukna 20 - - - - -
 Kol 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kolha 19,000 Ho 19,000 - - - - -
 Koli 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 3,100 Marathi 3,100 - - - - -
Koli Malhar 1,500 Marathi 1,500 - - - - -
Koli of Sind, Hindu 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
Kolowar 5,900 Kolami, Southeastern 5,900 - - - - 30
Kolupulvandlu 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Korku 100 Korku 100 - - - - -
 Koshti 30,000 Marathi 30,000 - - - - 60
 Koya 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 40 Oriya 30 - - - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 8,800 Hindi 8,800 - - - - -
Kumhar, Sikh 50 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Kunbi, Hindu 148,000 Gujarati 148,000 - - - - 400
Kunchatiga 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Kuruba 9,100 Kannada 9,100 - - - - -
 Labana, Sikh 50 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
Lingader 600 Marathi - - - - - 600
 Lingayat 50 Kannada - - - - - 50
 Lodha 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Lohana 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 28,000 Hindi 28,000 - - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Madari 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
Madgi 31,000 Telugu 31,000 - - - - -
 Madiga Christian 300 Telugu - - - 300 - -
 Madiga, Hindu 3,300 Telugu 3,300 - - - - -
Mahar Christian 4,500 Marathi - - - 4,500 - -
 Mahar, Hindu 305,000 Marathi 305,000 - - - - -
 Mahishya 3,500 Bengali 3,500 - - - - -
 Mahli 15,000 Marathi 15,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta 4,100 Marathi 4,100 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 700 Gujarati 700 - - - - -
 Mahtam, Sikh 100 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Mahyavanshi 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Mal, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Mala 2,300 Telugu 2,300 - - - - -
 Mala Christian 400 Telugu - - - 400 - -
Mala Dasari 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Mala Hannai Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Mala Jangam 1,000 Telugu 1,000 - - - - -
Mala Masti Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Mala Sale 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
Mala Sanyasi 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 200 Malayalam - - - 200 - -
 Mali, Hindu 67,000 Hindi 67,000 - - - - -
 Mallik, Muslim 900 Gujarati - 900 - - - -
Mana 85,000 Marathi 85,000 - - - - -
Manbhav 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Mangala 1,200 Telugu 1,200 - - - - -
Manne 1,500 Telugu 1,500 - - - - -
 Mappila 200 Malayalam - 200 - - - -
 Maravan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Mashti Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Matang 14,000 Marathi 14,000 - - - - -
Matang Christian 800 Marathi - - - 800 - -
 Matia 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Megh, Hindu Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Memon 60 Gujarati - 60 - - - -
Mitha Ayyalvar 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
 Mochi, Hindu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Moghal 1,400 Urdu - 1,400 - - - -
 Momna 20 Gujarati - 20 - - - -
Mukri 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Nadar 40 Tamil 20 - - 20 - -
 Nadia Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Nagarchi, Hindu 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 600 Hindi 600 - - - - 30
Nai, Sikh 50 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Naikda 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Nair 40 Malayalam 40 - - - - -
Naksia Unknown Oriya - - - - - -
Nanakshahi 700 Hindi - - - - 700 -
 Nat, Hindu 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Nau Buddh 319,000 Marathi - - 318,000 500 - -
 Oraon 100 Kurux 100 - - - - -
Paliya 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
Pallar 70 Tamil 70 - - - - -
Pan 50 Oriya 50 - - - - -
 Panika 30 Chhattisgarhi 30 - - - - -
Paraiyan 20 Tamil - - - - - -
Pardhan 56,000 Pardhan 55,000 - 200 40 - 400
 Pardhi 1,300 Pardhi 1,300 - - - - 30
 Parja 90 Oriya 90 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Patwa, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Perka 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
Pindara 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Pinjara 1,500 Urdu - 1,500 - - - -
 Pod 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
Pomla Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Pundari 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Rabari, Hindu 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Rajbansi 1,500 Rajbanshi 1,500 - - - - -
 Rajbansi Koch, Hindu 30 Koch 30 - - - - -
 Rajput 6,500 Hindi 6,300 - - - - 200
 Rajput, Bais, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan, Hindu 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput, Muslim 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Rajput, Ponwar, Hindu 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput, Sikh 600 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
Raju 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Rajwar 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Ramdasia, Sikh 40 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
Rangrez, Hindu 2,900 Marathi 2,900 - - - - -
 Rangrez, Muslim 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Rathawa Unknown Rathawi - - - - - -
 Saini, Sikh 70 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
Sali 200 Kannada 50 - - - - 200
 Sansi, Hindu Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Sansi, Sikh 50 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Saora 30 Oriya 30 - - - - -
 Sarera, Sikh 50 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Satani 1,400 Telugu 1,400 - - - - -
 Sayyid 6,600 Urdu - 6,600 - - - -
Shabar Unknown Oriya - - - - - -
 Shaikh 63,000 Urdu - 63,000 - - - -
 Shenva, Hindu 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Siddi, Hindu 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Sikligar, Muslim 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Sindhollu Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - 200
Sonar, Sikh 30 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
Sonjhara 600 Oriya 600 - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Sutradhar, Hindu 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
Syrian Christian 300 Malayalam - - - 300 - -
 Tamboli, Hindu 6,500 Hindi 6,500 - - - - -
 Tamil Muslim 90 Tamil - 90 - - - -
 Tanti, Hindu 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Tarkhan, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Teli, Hindu 83,000 Hindi 83,000 - - - - 40
Thakkar 6,000 Marathi 5,900 - 20 20 - 30
Thoti, Tribe Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Tili, Hindu 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Tiyar 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Turi 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Vaddar, Hindu 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
 Vaghri, Hindu 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
Vanjara 3,100 Marathi 3,100 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Varli 60 Varli 60 - - - - -
 Velama 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
Vellalan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 4,300 Telugu 4,300 - - - - -
Vitholia Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
 Yenadi 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Yerukula 200 Yerukula 200 - - - - -
  Totals:  314 2,223,000   293 1,768,000 87,000 319,000 13,000 6,500 30,000


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