Number of People Groups

186

Unreached People Groups

122

Total Population

2,575,000

Buddhist

0.1 %

Christian

37.5 %

Hindu

44.9 %

Muslim

7.9 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

9.3 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Dravida 30 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Aimol 3,500 Aimol 80 - - 3,400 - -
 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 80 - - 100 - -
 Arora, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Arora, Sikh 90 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Assamese Muslim 53,000 Assamese - 53,000 - - - -
Badhi, Hindu 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bagdi, Hindu 1,200 Bengali 1,200 - - - - -
 Baidya, Hindu 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Bania 3,600 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal 500 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania, Oswal 40 Hindi - - - - - -
Bania, Saraogi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 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 77,000 Bishnupriya 76,000 - - 60 - -
 Bodo 200 Bodo 200 - - - - -
 Brahman 10,000 Hindi 9,900 - - - - -
Brahman, Bengali 1,200 Bengali 1,200 - - - - -
Bujur 3,400 Naga, Moyon - - - 3,400 - -
Buna, Hindu 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Burmese 700 Burmese - - 700 - - -
 Chain 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Chhetri 4,800 Nepali 4,700 - 20 - - -
 Chin 36,000 Chin, Thado 13,000 - 700 21,000 - 1,100
Chin, Biete 5,000 Biete 1,800 - - 3,000 - 200
Chin, Sokte 1,000 Chin, Thado 600 - - 400 - -
Chin, Taraor 500 Language Unknown 60 - - 400 - -
 Chiru 7,700 Chiru - - - 7,500 - 100
 Chothe 4,100 Naga, Chothe 40 - - 3,700 - 400
 Christian unspecified 20,000 Assamese - - - 20,000 - -
 Darjee 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Deori 30 Deori 30 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Dulia 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Dura Unknown Oriya - - - - - -
 Dzongkha 300 Dzongkha - - 300 - - -
 Gadaria, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Ganak, Muslim 90 Assamese - 90 - - - -
Gandharva 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Gangte 19,000 Gangte 50 - - 19,000 - 30
 Garo 30 Garo - - - 30 - -
 Gharti Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Goan Catholic 100 Konkani, Goan - - - 100 - -
 Gurung 400 Nepali 300 - 200 - - -
 Hadi 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Hajang 73,000 Naga, Mao 70,000 - - 3,000 - -
 Halwai, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 20 Chinese, Mandarin - - 20 - - -
Hira 30 Assamese 30 - - - - -
 Hmar 53,000 Hmar 100 20 - 53,000 - 50
Ilavan 60 Malayalam 60 - - - - -
 Illemei 103,000 Naga, Mao 200 100 - 102,000 - 800
 Jat, Hindu 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Jat, Muslim 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Jat, Sikh 1,200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,200 -
 Jew 500 Marathi - - - - - -
 Jhalo Malo 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Jogi, Hindu 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Kachari, Dimasa 40 Deori 40 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Kalu 40 Bengali - 40 - - - -
 Kami 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
Kandra 40 Oriya 40 - - - - -
 Kandu 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Kaora 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kapali 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Kashmiri Muslim 80 Kashmiri - 80 - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 1,200 Bengali 1,200 - - - - -
 Khairwar 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Khampti Unknown Adi - - - - - -
Khandait 70 Oriya 70 - - - - -
 Khasi 200 Khasi 20 - - 200 - -
 Khatri, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Khatri, Sikh 100 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Koireng 5,400 Koireng 20 - - 5,100 - 100
 Koiri, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Kom 19,000 Kom 60 - - 19,000 - 100
Konai 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Koren 2,500 Koireng - - - 2,500 - -
 Korwa 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Kumal Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Labana, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Lamgang 6,400 Lamkang - - - 6,400 - -
 Limbu 1,600 Nepali 1,000 - - - - -
 Lingayat 20 Kannada - - - - - -
Loi 40,000 Meitei 39,000 - - - - 300
 Lotha 200 Naga, Lotha - - - 200 - -
 Magar 3,300 Nepali 3,000 - 200 30 - 70
Mahara 70 Assamese 70 - - - - -
 Mahishya 3,300 Bengali 3,300 - - - - -
 Mal, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 20 Malayalam - - - 20 - -
 Mali, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Mappila Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Maramei 13,000 Naga, Maram 40 - - 13,000 - 40
 Maravan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Maring 27,000 Naga, Maring 40 - - 26,000 - 700
 Matia 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Mazhabi Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Mech 60 Bodo 60 - - - - -
 Meitei 1,119,000 Meitei 894,000 700 80 3,100 - 222,000
 Miri 20 Mising - - - - - -
 Mishmi 20 Adi 20 - - - - -
 Mizo 5,100 Mizo - - - 5,100 - -
Mizo, Fanai 200 Mizo - - - 200 - -
Mizo, Lushai 3,200 Mizo - - - 3,200 - -
 Mochi, Hindu 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Moghal 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Munda 70 Mundari 70 - - - - -
 Nadar 50 Tamil 30 - - 20 - -
 Naga, Kacha 44,000 Naga, Liangmai 200 80 - 41,000 - 2,700
Nai, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Nair 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
 Namasudra, Hindu 4,500 Bengali 4,500 - - - - -
 Newah 300 Nepali 200 - 40 - - -
 Nissi 50 Nyishi 50 - - - - -
 Oraon 30 Kurux 30 - - - - -
 Paite, Christian 70,000 Chin, Paite 50 20 - 69,000 - 100
Paite, Sahte 1,100 Chin, Thado - - - 1,100 - -
Paite, Simte 13,000 Simte - - - 13,000 - 30
Paliya 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
Pallar Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Paraiyan 50 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Northern 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Patni, Hindu 4,000 Assamese 4,000 - - - - -
 Pnar 20 Khasi - - - 20 - -
 Pod 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
Poi 400 Mizo - - - 400 - -
 Pundari 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Purum 700 Purum - - - 700 - -
 Rabha 20 Assamese 20 - - - - -
 Rai 2,500 Nepali 1,300 - - 60 - 100
 Rajbansi, Tajpuri 3,300 Rajbanshi 3,300 - - - - -
 Rajput 800 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 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 83,000 Naga, Inpui 900 70 - 71,000 20 11,000
Sangtam 30 Naga, Sangtam - - - 30 - -
 Santal 30 Santhali 30 - - - - -
 Sarki 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Sayyid 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
Sema 200 Naga, Sumi - - - 200 - -
 Shaikh 147,000 Urdu - 147,000 - - - -
 Sherpa 70 Nepali - - 60 - - -
 Singpho Unknown Singpho - - - - - -
Sirte, Christian 2,900 Naga, Monsang - - - 2,900 - -
 Sonar, Hindu 1,000 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 600 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Sutradhar, Hindu 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
Syrian Christian 80 Malayalam - - - 80 - -
 Tamang 400 Tamang, Southwestern 400 - 60 - - -
 Tamboli, Hindu 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Tangkhul 165,000 Naga, Tangkhul 300 - 20 164,000 - 90
 Tanti, Hindu 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Tarkhan, Sikh 20 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Teli, Hindu 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Thado 170,000 Chin, Thado 200 20 - 169,000 - 600
 Thakuri 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
Thangal 3,600 Naga, Thangal - - - 3,600 - -
 Tharu 500 Tharu, Kochila 500 - 70 - - -
Thoubalkonou 1,500 Meitei 1,500 - - - - -
 Tili, Hindu 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Tipera 70 Kok Borok 70 - - - - -
 Tiwa Unknown Assamese - - - - - -
 Tiyar 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Vaiphei 39,000 Vaiphei 50 - - 39,000 - 100
Vellalan 20 Tamil - - - - - -
 Viswakarma Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Zeliang 23,000 Naga, Zeme - - - 23,000 - -
 Zou 24,000 Chin, Paite 20 - - 24,000 - 40
  Totals:  186 2,575,000   122 1,157,000 203,000 2,500 966,000 1,700 240,000

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