Country: India

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Number of People Groups

187

Unreached People Groups

136

Total Population

2,596,000

Buddhist

0.5 %

Christian

70.6 %

Hindu

12.7 %

Muslim

4.3 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

11.8 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale *
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi 100 Adi 100 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
Ahom 800 Assamese 800 - - - - -
 Angami 100 Naga, Angami - - - 100 - -
Anglo 500 English - - - 500 - -
 Arakanese, Mag 30 Magahi - - 30 - - -
 Arleng 11,000 Karbi 3,700 20 40 5,300 - 2,200
 Arora, Sikh 20 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Assamese Christians 2,500 Assamese - - - 2,500 - -
 Assamese Muslim 8,500 Assamese - 8,500 - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Bagdi, Hindu 5,800 Bengali 5,800 - - - - -
 Baidya, Hindu 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Baloch, Eastern 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Bania 1,600 Hindi 800 - - - - 800
 Bania, Agarwal 200 Hindi 30 - - - - 200
 Bania, Oswal 200 Hindi 40 - - - - 100
 Bansphor, Hindu 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bauri 2,300 Bengali 2,300 - - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 2,100 Hindi 2,000 - - 70 - -
 Bharbhunja, Hindu 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bhotia, Buddhist Tibetan 200 Byangsi - - 200 - - -
 Bhuinmali 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Bhumij Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Bodo 5,600 Bodo 3,600 - - 1,600 - 400
 Brahman 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Bengali 3,900 Bengali 3,900 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Marathi 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Brahman, Radhi 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Brittal Bania 300 Assamese 300 - - - - -
Buna, Hindu 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Chain 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
Chakma 1,100 Chakma 200 - 70 700 - 100
 Chepang Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Chhetri 16,000 Nepali 16,000 - 100 20 - -
 Chin 5,300 Chin, Thado 300 - 70 4,800 - 200
Chin, Biete 900 Biete - - - 900 - -
 Chin, Mara 200 Chin, Mara - - - 200 - -
 Christian unspecified 7,700 Assamese - - - 7,700 - -
Dai, Muslim 30 Bengali - 30 - - - -
 Dalu 400 Bengali - 500 - - - -
 Darjee 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Darzi, Hindu 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Deori 200 Deori 200 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Dholi, Hindu 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Dulia 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Dura 700 Oriya 400 - 400 - - -
 Dzongkha 200 Dzongkha - - 200 - - -
 Gangai Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Garo 794,000 Garo 5,800 400 500 727,000 - 61,000
 Gharti 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
Goan Catholic Unknown Konkani, Goan - - - - - -
 Gurung 8,100 Nepali 4,400 - 3,700 30 - -
 Hadi 1,100 Bengali 1,100 - - - - -
 Hajang 44,000 Naga, Mao 40,000 80 - 3,600 - 100
 Halwai, Hindu 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 40 Chinese, Mandarin - - 40 - - -
Hira 60 Assamese 60 - - - - -
 Hmar 1,000 Hmar 20 - - 900 - 30
Hualngo Unknown Mizo - - - - - -
Ilavan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Illemei 20 Naga, Mao - - - 20 - -
Jalkeot 40 Assamese 40 - - - - -
 Jat, Sikh 3,200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,200 -
 Jhalo Malo 2,900 Bengali 2,900 - - - - -
 Jogi, Hindu 2,900 Bengali 2,900 - - - - -
 Kachari, Dimasa 600 Deori 200 - - 300 - 40
 Kaibartta 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Kalu 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Kami 200 Nepali 200 - 20 - - -
Kandra 80 Oriya 80 - - - - -
 Kaora 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Kapali 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Kashmiri Muslim 20 Kashmiri - 20 - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 5,500 Bengali 5,500 - - - - -
 Khairwar 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Khampti Unknown Adi - - - - - -
Khandait 300 Oriya 300 - - - - -
Kharia 20 Kharia 20 - - - - -
 Khasi 1,320,000 Khasi 15,000 1,300 1,600 1,066,000 200 236,000
 Koiri, Hindu 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Konai 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Korwa 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Koya Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Kumal 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Kunbi, Hindu 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
Kusiari 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Limbu 2,300 Nepali 400 - - 30 - 1,900
 Lingayat 40 Kannada - - - - - 40
Loi Unknown Meitei - - - - - -
 Lotha Unknown Naga, Lotha - - - - - -
 Madiga, Hindu 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Magar 22,000 Nepali 17,000 - 5,200 200 - -
 Mahar, Hindu 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
Mahara 70 Assamese 70 - - - - -
 Mahishya 12,000 Bengali 12,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Mahtam, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Mal, Hindu 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Mala 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 80 Malayalam - - - 80 - -
Malto Unknown Santhali - - - - - -
 Man 1,100 Bodo 20 - 1,100 30 - -
 Mappila 300 Malayalam - 300 - - - -
 Matia 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Mazhabi Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Mech 60 Bodo 60 - - - - -
 Meitei 2,600 Meitei 2,600 - - - - -
 Miri 40 Mising 30 - - 20 - -
 Mizo 1,700 Mizo 30 - - 1,700 - -
Mizo, Biete 30 Mizo - - - 20 - -
Mizo, Fanai 100 Mizo - - - 100 - -
Mizo, Lushai 1,900 Mizo - - - 1,900 - -
 Mochi, Hindu 2,200 Bengali 2,200 - - - - -
 Moghal Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Munda 40 Mundari 40 - - - - -
 Munnur 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Mutrasi 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Nadar 30 Tamil - - - - - -
 Naga, unspecified 1,100 Naga, Zeme 60 - - 1,000 - -
 Nair 40 Malayalam 40 - - - - -
 Namasudra, Hindu 2,700 Bengali 2,700 - - - - -
 Newah 300 Nepali 200 - 30 - - -
 Nissi Unknown Nyishi - - - - - -
 Oraon Unknown Kurux - - - - - -
 Paite, Christian 200 Chin, Paite - - - 200 - -
Paliya 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Northern 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Patni, Hindu 200 Assamese 200 - - - - -
Pawi 20 Chin, Haka 20 - - - - -
 Pnar 300 Khasi 30 - - 200 - 60
 Pod 4,700 Bengali 4,700 - - - - -
Poi 600 Mizo - - - 600 - -
 Pundari 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Rabha 36,000 Assamese 34,000 30 70 2,000 - 300
 Rai 2,800 Nepali 900 - 20 80 - 1,900
 Rajbansi 25,000 Rajbanshi 25,000 - - 200 - 50
 Rajbansi Koch, Hindu 24,000 Koch 24,000 - - 200 - 50
 Rajbansi, Koch, Muslim 20 Bengali - 20 - - - -
 Rajbansi, Muslim 20 Bengali - 20 - - - -
 Rajput 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Raju 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Rajwar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Ralte 500 Mizo - - - 500 - -
Ranabhat 500 Assamese 500 - - - - -
 Rautia 80 Sadri 80 - - - - -
 Rongmei 50 Naga, Inpui 50 - - - - -
Sankara Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Santal 100 Santhali 100 - - - - -
 Saora 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
 Sarera, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Sarki 600 Nepali 600 - - 20 - -
 Sayyid 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Sema Unknown Naga, Sumi - - - - - -
 Shaikh 99,000 Urdu - 99,000 - - - -
Shan 60 Shan - - 60 - - -
 Sherpa 30 Nepali - - 30 - - -
 Singpho Unknown Singpho - - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu 1,100 Bengali 1,100 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 4,700 Nepali 3,800 - - - - 900
 Sutradhar, Hindu 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
Syrian Christian 100 Malayalam - - - 100 - -
 Tai Shan Unknown Phake - - - - - -
 Tamang 300 Tamang, Southwestern 300 - 50 - - -
 Tamil Muslim Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Tangkhul 50 Naga, Tangkhul - - - 50 - -
 Tanti, Hindu 2,800 Bengali 2,800 - - - - -
 Tarkhan, Sikh 20 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Thado 60 Chin, Thado - - - 60 - -
 Thakali Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Thakuri 4,900 Nepali 4,900 - - - - -
 Thami Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Tharu 400 Tharu, Kochila 400 - 40 - - -
 Tibetan 200 Tibetan, Central - - 200 - - -
 Tili, Hindu 1,700 Bengali 1,700 - - - - -
 Tipera 2,800 Kok Borok 2,800 - - - - -
 Tiwa 35,000 Assamese 35,000 - - - - -
 Tiyar 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Turaiha Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Vaiphei 300 Vaiphei - - - 300 - -
 Vanniyan 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 6,100 Hindi 6,100 - - - - -
 Zeliang 300 Naga, Zeme - - - 300 - -
  Totals:  187 2,596,000   136 329,000 111,000 14,000 1,833,000 3,400 306,000

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