Country: India

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Number of People Groups

298

Unreached People Groups

274

Total Population

2,660,000

Buddhist

4.0 %

Christian

0.4 %

Hindu

87.2 %

Muslim

7.2 %

Sikh

0.2 %

Other Religions

0.9 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Adi Karnataka 90 Kannada 90 - - - - -
Ager, Hindu 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Agri 46,000 Marathi 46,000 - - - - -
Anamuk 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
 Andh 50 Marathi 40 - - - - -
 Ansari 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
 Arab 20 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - 20 - - - -
Aray Mala 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Arora, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Arwa Mala 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
 Bagdi, Wagdi 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bahna, Hindu Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 4,200 Bengali 4,200 - - - - -
Bakad Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Balai, Hindu 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Balija, Hindu 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Bania 33,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - 11,000
 Bania, Agarwal 6,300 Hindi 4,500 - - - - 1,800
 Bania, Chetti 2,600 Tamil 1,200 - - - - 1,500
Bania, Gujar 4,000 Gujarati 4,000 - - - - -
Bania, Jaiswal 100 Hindi 20 - - - - 100
Bania, Kasar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania, Khedayata 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Bania, Mahajan 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahesri 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahur 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Bania, Nima 1,900 Hindi 1,600 - - - - 300
 Bania, Oswal 1,000 Hindi 200 - - - - 800
 Bania, Porwal 500 Hindi 200 - - - - 300
Bania, Saitwal 600 Hindi 200 - - - - 300
 Bania, Srimali 300 Gujarati 30 - - - - 200
Bania, Ummad 300 Hindi 100 - - - - 200
Banijiga 300 Kannada 200 - - - - 100
 Banjara, Hindu 800 Lambadi 800 - - - - -
Barda 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Baria, Hindu 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Barutgar 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Basor 4,300 Hindi 4,300 - - - - -
 Bavcha Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
Bawaria, Sikh 40 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Beda Jangam 4,700 Kannada 4,600 - - - - 100
 Bedar, Hindu 1,000 Kannada 1,000 - - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu 2,300 Kannada 2,300 - - - - -
 Bhandari 100 Oriya 100 - - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Bhansala 13,000 Marathi 13,000 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bhathiara, Muslim 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Bhatia, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bhattra Unknown Oriya - - - - - -
 Bhil 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 5,900 Hindi 5,900 - - - - -
Bhunjia 30 Bhunjia 30 - - - - -
Bindla Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Binjhia Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Birhor 20 Birhor 20 - - - - -
 Bohra 600 Gujarati - 600 - - - -
 Boya 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Brahman 85,000 Hindi 84,000 - - 200 - 600
Brahman, Bengali 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Chitpavan 17,000 Marathi 17,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Deshastha 1,800 Marathi 1,800 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaud Saraswat 600 Konkani 600 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Brahman, Gujarati 1,600 Gujarati 1,600 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
Brahman, Kannada 600 Kannada 600 - - - - -
Brahman, Karbadu 1,800 Marathi 1,800 - - - - -
Brahman, Karhada 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Mahratta 1,200 Marathi 1,200 - - - - -
Brahman, Sanadhya 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sawaria 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Brahman, Sikh 50 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
Brahman, Tamil 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
 Brahman, Telugu 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Byagara 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Chakkiliyan 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
 Chalvadi 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Chamar, Hindu 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Charan, Hindu 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
Chenna Dasar 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Cheruman, Hindu 70 Malayalam 70 - - - - -
Chhimba, Sikh 30 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Chodhara 40 Chodri 40 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 1,500 Assamese - - - 1,500 - -
Dakkal Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Darzi, Hindu 8,500 Hindi 8,500 - - - - -
Devadiga 50 Tulu 50 - - - - -
Devanga 30 Kannada - - - - - 30
 Dhangar 2,000 Gujarati 2,000 - - - - -
 Dhanka 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Dhanwar 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 6,400 Hindi 6,400 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Dhodia Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Dhor 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Dom, Hindu Unknown Oriya - - - - - -
 Dubla 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Ellamalawar 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Faqir Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Gamit 20 Gamit - - - - - -
 Ganda 60 Oriya 60 - - - - -
 Gangakula 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
 Garoda, Hindu Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Ghanchi, Hindu 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Ghasi, Hindu Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Ghisadi 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Goan Catholic 1,800 Konkani, Goan - - - 1,800 - -
 Gond 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Gondhali 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
Gopal 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Gosain, Hindu 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - - - - -
 Hajam 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Halba 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Halleer Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Halsar Unknown Konkani - - - - - -
Holar 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
Holer Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Idayan 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
Ilavan 600 Malayalam 600 - - 20 - -
Jat, Chahil, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Jat, Hindu 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
 Jat, Sikh 3,000 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,000 -
 Jew 900 Marathi - - - - - 900
Jhinwar, Sikh 70 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
 Julaha 50 Hindi - - - - 50 -
 Kachhia, Hindu 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
 Kalal, Hindu 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
 Kamar 30 Kamar 30 - - - - -
Kamathi 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
 Kamboh, Sikh 80 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
Kanakkan 40 Malayalam 40 - - - - -
 Kapu 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Kasar, Hindu 400 Marathi 300 - - - - 30
 Kashmiri Muslim Unknown Kashmiri - - - - - -
 Kathodi 137,000 Marathi 137,000 70 80 50 - 300
Katia 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Kawar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Khairwar 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
Kharia 300 Kharia 300 - - - - -
 Kharva, Hindu 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
 Khatik, Hindu 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Khatri, Hindu 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Khatri, Sikh 100 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Khoja 400 Gujarati - 400 - - - -
 Kokna 100 Kukna 100 - - - - -
 Kol 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Kolhati 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Koli 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Koli Mahadev 102,000 Marathi 102,000 30 - - - 60
Koli Malhar 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
Koli of Sind, Hindu 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
Kolowar Unknown Kolami, Southeastern - - - - - -
Kolupulvandlu 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Konkanese 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Korama 40 Kannada 40 - - - - -
 Koshti 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Koya Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Kui Khond 40 Oriya 40 - - - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
Kumhar, Sikh 80 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Kunbi, Hindu 133,000 Gujarati 133,000 - - - - 400
Kunchatiga 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
Kuravan 50 Malayalam 40 - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Kuruba 1,300 Kannada 1,300 - - - - -
 Labana, Sikh 50 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
Lingader 200 Marathi - - - - - 200
 Lingayat 4,200 Kannada - - - - - 2,800
 Lohana 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
 Machhi, Hindu 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Madgi Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Madiga Christian 100 Telugu - - - 100 - -
 Madiga, Hindu 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
Mahar Christian 5,700 Marathi - - - 5,700 - -
 Mahar, Hindu 34,000 Marathi 34,000 - - - - -
 Mahishya 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Mahratta 1,167,000 Marathi 1,166,000 - - - - 1,600
 Mahratta Kunbi 137,000 Gujarati 137,000 - - - - -
 Mahtam, Sikh 100 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Mahyavanshi 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Mala 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
Mala Dasari 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
Mala Hannai 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Mala Jangam 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
Mala Masti Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Mala Sale Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Mala Sanyasi Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 700 Malayalam - - - 700 - -
 Mali, Hindu 60,000 Hindi 60,000 - - - - -
 Mallik, Muslim 4,200 Gujarati - 4,200 - - - -
 Mang Garudi 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Mangala 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
Manne 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Mappila 500 Malayalam - 500 - - - -
 Maravan 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
Mashti 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Matang 8,000 Marathi 8,000 - - - - -
Matang Christian 500 Marathi - - - 500 - -
 Megh, Hindu Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Memon 400 Gujarati - 400 - - - -
Mitha Ayyalvar 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Moghal 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Momna 90 Gujarati - 90 - - - -
Mukkuvan, Christian 20 Malayalam - - - 20 - -
Mukkuvan, Hindu 40 Malayalam 40 - - - - -
Mukri Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Munda 30 Mundari 30 - - - - -
 Nadar 200 Tamil 200 - - 20 - -
 Nadia Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Nagarchi, Hindu Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - 70
Nai, Sikh 80 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Naikda Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Nair 1,000 Malayalam 1,000 - - - - -
 Namasudra, Hindu 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Nau Buddh 106,000 Marathi - - 106,000 - - -
Pallar 90 Tamil 90 - - - - -
Paraiyan 70 Tamil 50 - - 20 - -
Pardhan 200 Pardhan 200 - - - - -
 Pardhi 200 Pardhi 200 - - - - -
 Parja 50 Oriya 50 - - - - -
 Parsee 200 Gujarati - - - - - 200
 Pashtun, Pathan 3,300 Urdu - 3,300 - - - -
 Pasi, Hindu 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Patelia 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
Patharwat 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
Patvekari, Hindu 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
Patvekari, Muslim 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Pinjara 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Pod 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
Pomla 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Portuguese 60 Indo-Portuguese - - - 60 - -
Prabhu Kayastha 14,000 Marathi 14,000 - - - - -
Prabhu Patane 5,000 Marathi 5,000 - - - - -
Pulayan, Christian 30 Malayalam - - - 30 - -
Pulayan, Hindu 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
 Rabari, Hindu 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
Raddi 80 Kannada 40 - - - - 40
 Rajbansi 40 Rajbanshi 40 - - - - -
 Rajput 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - 80
 Rajput, Chauhan, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput, Muslim 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Rajput, Sikh 400 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
Rajput, Sisodia 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Ramdasia, Sikh 50 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
Ramoshi 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
Rangrez, Hindu 80 Marathi 80 - - - - -
 Rathawa 200 Rathawi 100 - - - - -
 Ravalia 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Saini, Sikh 80 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
Sali 3,200 Kannada 2,800 - - - - 400
Sangar, Hindu 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
 Sansi, Hindu 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Sansi, Sikh 80 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Saora Unknown Oriya - - - - - -
Sarekari 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Sarera, Sikh 100 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Sayyid 32,000 Urdu - 32,000 - - - -
 Shaikh 146,000 Urdu - 146,000 - - - -
 Shenva, Hindu 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Siddi, Hindu 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
Sindhollu Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Somvanshi 5,600 Marathi 5,600 - - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 27,000 Hindi 27,000 - - - - 200
Sonar, Sikh 60 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
Syrian Christian 1,000 Malayalam - - - 1,000 - -
 Tamboli, Hindu 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - 30
 Tamil Muslim 400 Tamil - 400 - - - -
 Tarkhan, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Teli, Hindu 4,400 Hindi 4,300 - - - - 100
 Teli, Muslim 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
Thakkar 97,000 Marathi 97,000 - - - - 40
Tirmali 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Vaddar, Hindu 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Vaghri, Hindu 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Vakkaliga 2,200 Kannada 2,200 - - - - -
Vaniyan 50 Tamil 30 - - 20 - -
Vanjara 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Varli 300 Varli 300 - - - - -
Vellalan 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 1,700 Telugu 1,700 - - - - -
Vitholia 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
 Yenadi 70 Telugu 70 - - - - -
  Totals:  298 2,660,000   274 2,321,000 192,000 106,000 12,000 4,900 25,000

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