Country: India

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Number of People Groups

185

Unreached People Groups

121

Total Population

2,656,000

Buddhist

0.1 %

Christian

37.6 %

Hindu

44.9 %

Muslim

7.9 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

9.5 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Dravida 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
Aimol 3,600 Aimol 90 - - 3,500 - -
 Anal 19,000 Anal 40 - - 19,000 - -
 Angami 500 Naga, Angami 20 - - 500 - 30
Anglo 200 English - - - 200 - -
 Ao 100 Naga, Ao - - - 100 - -
 Arleng 200 Karbi 100 - - 100 - -
 Arora, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Arora, Sikh 100 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Assamese Muslim 55,000 Assamese - 55,000 - - - -
Badhi, Hindu 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bagdi, Hindu 1,200 Bengali 1,200 - - - - -
 Baidya, Hindu 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Bania 3,700 Hindi 2,500 - - - - 1,200
 Bania, Agarwal 500 Hindi 300 - - - - 200
 Bania, Oswal 40 Hindi - - - - - 30
Bania, Saraogi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - 60
 Bansphor, Hindu 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bauri 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Bhatia, Muslim 20 Gujarati - 20 - - - -
 Bhisti 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Bishnupuria 79,000 Bishnupriya 79,000 - - 60 - -
 Bodo 200 Bodo 200 - - - - -
 Brahman 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - 300
Brahman, Bengali 1,200 Bengali 1,200 - - - - -
Bujur 3,600 Naga, Moyon - - - 3,500 - -
Buna, Hindu 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Chain 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Chhetri 4,900 Nepali 4,900 - 20 - - -
 Chin 37,000 Chin, Thado 14,000 - 800 21,000 - 1,100
Chin, Biete 5,200 Biete 1,900 - - 3,100 - 200
Chin, Sokte 1,000 Chin, Thado 600 - - 400 - -
Chin, Taraor 500 Language Unknown 60 - - 500 - -
 Chiru 7,900 Chiru 20 - - 7,800 - 100
 Chothe 4,200 Naga, Chothe 50 - - 3,800 - 400
 Christian unspecified 20,000 Assamese - - - 20,000 - -
 Darjee 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Deori 40 Deori 40 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Drukpa 300 Dzongkha - - 300 - - -
Dulia 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Dura 20 Oriya - - 20 - - -
 Gadaria, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Ganak, Muslim 100 Assamese - 100 - - - -
Gandharva 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Gangte 20,000 Gangte 60 - - 19,000 - 30
 Garo 40 Garo - - - 30 - -
 Gharti Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Goan Catholic 100 Konkani, Goan - - - 100 - -
 Gurung 400 Nepali 300 - 200 30 - -
 Hadi 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Hajang 75,000 Naga, Mao 72,000 - - 3,100 - -
 Halwai, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 20 Chinese, Mandarin - - 20 - - -
Hira 40 Assamese 40 - - - - -
 Hmar 54,000 Hmar 100 30 - 54,000 - 50
Ilavan 70 Malayalam 70 - - - - -
 Illemei 106,000 Naga, Mao 200 100 20 105,000 - 800
 Jat, Hindu 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Jat, Muslim 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Jat, Sikh 1,200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,200 -
 Jew 500 Marathi - - - - - 500
 Jhalo Malo 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Jogi, Hindu 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Kachari, Dimasa 40 Deori 40 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Kalu 40 Bengali - 40 - - - -
 Kami 200 Nepali 200 - 20 - - -
Kandra 50 Oriya 50 - - - - -
 Kandu 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Kaora 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kapali 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Kashmiri Muslim 80 Kashmiri - 80 - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
 Khairwar 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Khampti 20 Adi 20 - - - - -
Khandait 70 Oriya 70 - - - - -
 Khasi 200 Khasi 50 - - 200 - -
 Khatri, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Khatri, Sikh 100 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Koireng 5,600 Koireng 20 - - 5,200 - 100
 Koiri, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Kom 20,000 Kom 90 - - 19,000 - 200
Konai 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Koren 2,600 Koireng - - - 2,600 - -
 Korwa 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Kumal 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Labana, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Lamgang 6,700 Lamkang - - - 6,700 - -
 Limbu 1,600 Nepali 1,000 - 20 - - 700
 Lingayat 20 Kannada - - - - - 20
Loi 41,000 Meitei 40,000 - - - - 300
 Lotha 300 Naga, Lotha - - - 300 - -
 Magar 3,400 Nepali 3,100 - 200 40 - 70
Mahara 80 Assamese 80 - - - - -
 Mahishya 3,400 Bengali 3,400 - - - - -
 Mal, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 20 Malayalam - - - 20 - -
 Mali, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Mappila Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Maramei 14,000 Naga, Maram 40 - - 14,000 - 40
 Maravan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Maring 28,000 Naga, Maring 50 - - 27,000 - 800
 Matia 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Mazhabi Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Mech 60 Bodo 60 - - - - -
 Meitei 1,155,000 Meitei 922,000 700 90 3,200 - 228,000
 Miri 20 Mising 20 - - 20 - -
 Mishmi 20 Adi 20 - - - - -
 Mizo 5,300 Mizo 30 - - 5,300 - -
Mizo, Fanai 200 Mizo - - - 200 - -
Mizo, Lushai 3,400 Mizo - 20 - 3,300 - -
 Mochi, Hindu 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Moghal 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Munda 70 Mundari 70 - - - - -
 Nadar 50 Tamil 30 - - 20 - -
 Naga, Kacha 45,000 Naga, Liangmai 200 80 - 42,000 - 2,900
Nai, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Nair 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
 Namasudra, Hindu 4,600 Bengali 4,600 - - - - -
 Newah 300 Nepali 300 - 60 - - -
 Nissi 50 Nyishi 50 - - - - -
 Oraon 30 Kurux 30 - - - - -
 Paite, Christian 72,000 Chin, Paite 50 30 - 71,000 - 100
Paite, Sahte 1,100 Chin, Thado - - - 1,100 - -
Paite, Simte 14,000 Simte - - - 14,000 - 30
Paliya 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
Pallar Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Paraiyan 50 Tamil 40 - - 20 - -
 Pashtun, Northern 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Patni, Hindu 4,100 Assamese 4,100 - - - - -
 Pnar 30 Khasi - - - 30 - -
 Pod 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
Poi 400 Mizo - - - 400 - -
 Pundari 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Purum 800 Purum - - - 800 - -
 Rabha 20 Assamese 20 - - - - -
 Rai 2,500 Nepali 1,300 - - 70 - 1,200
 Rajbansi 3,400 Rajbanshi 3,400 - - - - -
 Rajput 800 Hindi 800 - - - - 20
 Rajput, Muslim 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Rajput, Sikh 300 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Raju 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Rajwar 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
Ralte 400 Mizo - - - 400 - -
Ranabhat 200 Assamese 200 - - - - -
 Rautia 20 Sadri 20 - - - - -
 Rongmei 85,000 Naga, Inpui 900 80 - 73,000 20 11,000
Sangtam 30 Naga, Sangtam - - - 30 - -
 Santal 30 Santhali 30 - - - - -
 Sarki 500 Nepali 500 - - - - -
 Sayyid 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
Sema 200 Naga, Sumi - - - 200 - -
 Shaikh 151,000 Urdu - 151,000 - - - -
 Sherpa 70 Nepali - - 60 - - -
 Singpho Unknown Singpho - - - - - -
Sirte, Christian 3,000 Naga, Monsang - - - 3,000 - -
 Sonar, Hindu 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - 20
 Sunri, Hindu 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 600 Nepali 400 - - - - 200
 Sutradhar, Hindu 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
Syrian Christian 80 Malayalam - - - 80 - -
 Tamang 400 Tamang, Southwestern 400 - 70 - - -
 Tamboli, Hindu 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Tangkhul 170,000 Naga, Tangkhul 400 - 30 170,000 - 90
 Tanti, Hindu 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Tarkhan, Sikh 20 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Teli, Hindu 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Thado 175,000 Chin, Thado 300 30 20 174,000 - 600
 Thakuri 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
Thangal 3,700 Naga, Thangal - - - 3,700 - -
 Tharu 500 Tharu, Kochila 500 - 70 - - -
Thoubalkonou 1,600 Meitei 1,600 - - - - -
 Tili, Hindu 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Tipera 80 Kok Borok 80 - - - - -
 Tiwa 20 Assamese 20 - - - - -
 Tiyar 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Vaiphei 40,000 Vaiphei 80 - - 40,000 - 100
Vellalan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Zeliang 24,000 Naga, Zeme - - - 24,000 - -
 Zou 25,000 Chin, Paite 40 - - 25,000 - 40
  Totals:  185 2,656,000   121 1,194,000 209,000 2,000 997,000 1,800 252,000

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