Country: India

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Number of People Groups

712

Unreached People Groups

679

Total Population

40,775,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

2.4 %

Hindu

94.1 %

Muslim

2.0 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

1.3 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
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Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 10,000 Telugu 10,000 - - 400 - -
 Adi Dravida 2,000 Tamil 1,900 - - 200 - -
Adi Karnataka 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
 Agaria, Hindu 44,000 Agariya 44,000 - - - - -
Agaria, Muslim 8,800 Urdu - 8,800 - - - -
Agaru 500 Oriya 500 - - - - -
 Aghori 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Aguri 2,000 Bengali 2,000 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Ajila 80 Malayalam 80 - - - - -
Akula 500 Oriya 500 - - - - -
Akuru 90 Oriya 90 - - - - -
Alia 52,000 Oriya 52,000 - - - - -
Amat 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
Anglo 200 English - - - 200 - -
 Ansari 5,000 Urdu - 5,000 - - - -
 Arakh 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Arora, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Arora, Sikh 600 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
Aruva 23,000 Oriya 23,000 - - - - -
Asari 6,400 Oriya 6,400 - - - - -
Astaloki 80 Oriya 80 - - - - -
Asur 1,000 Asuri 1,000 - - - - -
Audhelia 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Ayyarakam 2,100 Telugu 2,100 - - - - -
 Badaga Unknown Badaga - - - - - -
Badaik 16,000 Sadri 16,000 - - - - -
 Badhai, Hindu 88,000 Hindi 88,000 - - - - -
 Bagata 6,700 Telugu 6,400 - - 200 - 100
 Bagdi, Hindu 57,000 Bengali 57,000 - - - - -
Baggilu 1,300 Oriya 1,300 - - - - -
Bagheti 35,000 Oriya 35,000 - - - - -
 Baha'i 1,300 Hindi - - - - - -
 Bahelia, Hindu 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Bahna, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bahuskal 80 Oriya 80 - - - - -
 Baidya, Hindu 2,300 Bengali 2,300 - - - - -
 Baiga 2,200 Hindi 2,000 - - 200 - 40
Baira 50 Kannada 50 - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 120,000 Bengali 120,000 - - - - -
Baiti 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Bajikar, Hindu 600 Oriya 600 - - - - -
Bakati 2,500 Oriya 2,500 - - - - -
Bakuda 50 Tulu 50 - - - - -
 Balai, Hindu 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Balasantoshi 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
 Balija, Hindu 84,000 Telugu 84,000 - - - - -
Bangti 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Bania 243,000 Hindi 236,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Agarwal 35,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Agrahari 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
Bania, Bais 27,000 Hindi 27,000 - - - - -
Bania, Barnawar 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Bania, Gahoi 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Bania, Gandha Banik 8,500 Bengali 8,500 - - - - -
Bania, Golapurab 20 Hindi - - - - - -
Bania, Jaiswal 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasarwani 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasaundhan 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Bania, Khandelwal 600 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bania, Khatri 1,700 Bengali 1,700 - - - - -
 Bania, Komti 9,600 Telugu 9,600 - - - - -
Bania, Mahajan 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahesri 2,700 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Bania, Nima 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bania, Oswal 1,600 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Porwal 1,200 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Bania, Rauniar 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Bania, Saraogi 300 Hindi - - - - - -
 Bania, Srimali 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Banjara, Hindu 18,000 Lambadi 18,000 - - 200 - 50
 Banjara, Muslim 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Banka 25,000 Oriya 25,000 - - - - -
 Bansphor, Hindu 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Bargunda Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bari, Hindu 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Baria, Hindu 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
Bariki 24,000 Oriya 24,000 - - - - -
 Basor 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Basushabar 1,900 Oriya 1,900 - - - - -
 Bathudi 238,000 Oriya 237,000 - - 800 - 100
 Bauri 596,000 Bengali 595,000 - - 1,000 - -
Bauti 2,500 Oriya 2,500 - - - - -
Bavuri 4,500 Oriya 4,500 - - - - -
Bawaria, Sikh 80 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
Bazigar, Hindu 4,000 Telugu 4,000 - - - - -
 Beda Jangam 15,000 Kannada 15,000 - - - - -
 Bedar, Hindu 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Bedia, Hindu 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
Begulu 80 Oriya 80 - - - - -
Behara 1,000 Bengali - 1,000 - - - -
Belama 23,000 Oriya 23,000 - - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu 4,700 Kannada 4,700 - - - - -
Besya, Hindu 2,000 Bengali 2,000 - - - - -
Betora 400 Oriya 400 - - - - -
Bhadayi 3,800 Oriya 3,800 - - - - -
 Bhaina 5,700 Chhattisgarhi 5,700 - - - - -
 Bhampta 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
Bhand, Hindu 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bhandari 552,000 Oriya 552,000 - - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 4,900 Hindi 4,800 - - 80 - -
 Bhangi, Muslim 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Bhar 30 Bhojpuri 30 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja, Hindu 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
 Bhat, Hindu 8,000 Hindi 8,000 - - - - -
Bhathiara, Hindu 5,900 Oriya 5,900 - - - - -
 Bhattra 106,000 Oriya 106,000 - - - - -
 Bhil 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Bhisti 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Bhogta Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 127,000 Hindi 127,000 - - - - -
Bhoppulia 60 Oriya 60 - - - - -
Bhottada 465,000 Kuvi 416,000 - - 19,000 - 200
Bhoyar 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bhuiya 351,000 Hindi 348,000 70 - 2,000 - 700
Bhulia 109,000 Oriya 109,000 - - - - -
Bhumia 155,000 Oriya 149,000 80 - 5,900 - 100
 Bhumij 245,000 Bengali 239,000 100 20 1,200 - 5,000
Bhunjia 15,000 Bhunjia 15,000 20 - 80 - 200
Bidur 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Bind 1,700 Bhojpuri 1,700 - - - - -
Binjhal 165,000 Oriya 136,000 50 - 29,000 30 400
 Binjhia 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - 200
Birhor 1,400 Birhor 1,400 - - 30 - -
Birjia 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Bishnoi, Hindu 98,000 Hindi 98,000 - - - - -
Bissoyi 400 Oriya 400 - - - - -
Bitopi 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
 Bohra 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
Boipari 15,000 Oriya 15,000 - - - - -
Bolanti 400 Oriya 400 - - - - -
Bolasi 22,000 Oriya 22,000 - - - - -
Bolodia 1,900 Oriya 1,900 - - - - -
Bondili 1,100 Oriya 1,100 - - - - -
 Bondo Poroja 10,000 Bondo 10,000 - - 100 - 30
 Bonka 400 Oriya 400 - - - - -
Bosantiya 5,100 Oriya 5,100 - - - - -
 Boya 2,100 Telugu 2,100 - - - - -
 Brahman 1,977,000 Hindi 1,976,000 - 100 - - -
Brahman, Acharaj 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahman, Audich 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Bengali 16,000 Bengali 16,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Bhagor 3,600 Hindi 3,600 - - - - -
 Brahman, Bhumihar 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
Brahman, Chakula 41,000 Oriya 41,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Dakshini 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 5,900 Hindi 5,900 - - - - -
Brahman, Jijhotia 8,200 Hindi 8,200 - - - - -
Brahman, Joshi 8,800 Hindi 8,800 - - - - -
Brahman, Jyoti 61,000 Oriya 61,000 - - - - -
 Brahman, Kanaujia 48,000 Hindi 48,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Khandelwal 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Brahman, Maha 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
Brahman, Marathi 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Mastan 78,000 Oriya 78,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Ojha 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Brahman, Radhi 52,000 Bengali 52,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Rikhisur 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sakaldwipi 58,000 Hindi 58,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Sanadhya 46,000 Hindi 46,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Sikh 70 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
Brahman, Tamil 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Brahman, Telugu 11,000 Telugu 11,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Utkal 20,000 Bengali 20,000 - - - - -
 Brahman, Vyas 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
Bukora 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
Buna, Hindu 13,000 Bengali 13,000 - - - - -
 Burmese 40 Burmese - - 40 - - -
Butalu 40 Konkani 40 - - - - -
Byagara 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
Chachati 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
Chadar 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Chain 2,300 Bengali 2,300 - - - - -
Chakali 700 Oriya 700 - - - - -
Chakkiliyan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Chalvadi Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Chamar, Hindu 195,000 Hindi 193,000 - - 1,600 - -
Chandala 10,000 Oriya 10,000 - - - - -
Chandhai Maru 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
Chapali 50 Oriya 50 - - - - -
Chapparband, Hindu 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Chaudhari 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Chauhan 30 Chhattisgarhi 30 - - - - -
Chaupal 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Chenchu 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Chero 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Cherua 2,200 Oriya 2,200 - - - - -
Cheruman, Hindu 90 Malayalam 90 - - - - -
 Chhetri 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
Chhimba, Sikh 30 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Chhipa, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Chik Baraik 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
Chik, Hindu 200 Sadri 200 - - - - -
Chinda 60 Oriya 60 - - - - -
 Chitara 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
Chitrakar, Hindu 9,600 Marathi 9,600 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 42,000 Assamese - - - 42,000 - -
Chuditya 5,700 Oriya 5,700 - - - - -
 Dahait 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Daharia 60 Chhattisgarhi 60 - - - - -
Daityapati 600 Oriya 600 - - - - -
Dakkal 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Dal 28,000 Oriya 28,000 - - - - 30
 Dalu 50 Bengali - 50 - - - -
Dammalia 5,300 Oriya 5,300 - - - - -
Dandasi 81,000 Oriya 81,000 - - - - -
 Dangi 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Darzi, Hindu 27,000 Hindi 27,000 - - - - -
Darzi, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Dera 3,200 Oriya 3,200 - - - - -
Desau Bhumij 2,700 Oriya 2,600 - - - - 50
Deshwali, Hindu 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Devadasi 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
Devangri 45,000 Oriya 45,000 - - - - -
 Devendrakulathan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Dewar 294,000 Oriya 294,000 - - - - -
Dhakoda 16,000 Oriya 16,000 - - - - -
 Dhangar 2,000 Gujarati 2,000 - - - - -
 Dhanka 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
 Dhanwar 3,200 Marathi 3,200 - - - - -
 Dharua 16,000 Duruwa 16,000 - - 20 - -
 Dhimar 146,000 Hindi 146,000 - - 30 - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 742,000 Hindi 742,000 - - - - -
Didayi 7,600 Gata' 7,600 - - - - -
Dolai 300 Oriya 300 - - - - -
Dolapati 7,100 Oriya 7,100 - - - - -
Dolokondiyari 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
Doluva 11,000 Oriya 11,000 - - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 770,000 Oriya 768,000 - - 3,400 - -
Dondia 60 Oriya 60 - - - - -
Dondsena 100 Oriya 100 - - - - -
Dora 7,700 Halbi 7,700 - - - - -
 Dosadh, Hindu 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Dudekula 400 Telugu - 400 - - - -
Dulia 2,900 Bengali 2,900 - - - - -
 Dura 1,000 Oriya 900 - 200 - - -
Durgamurgi Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Endra 100 Oriya 100 - - - - -
Evtamara 60 Oriya 60 - - - - -
 Faqir 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Gadaba 98,000 Oriya 94,000 100 - 3,200 - 600
 Gadaria, Hindu 4,400 Hindi 4,400 - - - - -
 Gamit 50 Gamit 50 - - - - -
Gammalla 2,100 Oriya 2,100 - - - - -
 Ganda 705,000 Oriya 705,000 - - - - -
Gandhmali 11,000 Oriya 11,000 - - - - -
 Gandia, Odisha 5,000 Koya 5,000 - - 30 - 20
Gandla 15,000 Telugu 15,000 - - - - -
Ganga Reddi 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Gantra 8,400 Oriya 8,400 - - - - -
 Garoda, Hindu 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Gauda 1,500,000 Oriya 1,500,000 - - - - -
Gavara 400 Malayalam 400 - - - - -
Gayinta 2,000 Oriya 2,000 - - - - -
 Ghara 2,300 Oriya 2,200 - - 50 - -
 Ghasi, Hindu 137,000 Hindi 137,000 - - - - -
Ghogia 2,000 Oriya 2,000 - - - - -
 Ghosi, Hindu 116,000 Hindi 116,000 - - - - -
Ghusuria 9,700 Hindi 9,700 - - - - -
Goan Catholic 200 Konkani, Goan - - - 200 - -
Godagali 1,800 Oriya 1,800 - - - - -
Godari 2,700 Telugu 2,700 - - - - -
Godatri 400 Oriya 400 - - - - -
Godiya 12,000 Oriya 12,000 - - - - -
Godra 5,300 Oriya 5,300 - - - - -
Gokha, Hindu 222,000 Oriya 222,000 - - - - -
Golla 146,000 Oriya 146,000 - - - - -
 Gond 992,000 Hindi 947,000 200 40 27,000 - 15,000
Gontara 1,000 Oriya 1,000 - - - - -
Gopal 1,300 Gujarati 1,300 - - - - -
 Gorait 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Gosain, Hindu 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
Gosangi, Hindu 1,600 Telugu 1,600 - - - - -
Gudiya 40 Oriya 40 - - - - -
 Gujar, Hindu 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
Gujar, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Guna 1,900 Oriya 1,900 - - - - -
Gura 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Guria 652,000 Oriya 652,000 - - - - -
Gyta 700 Oriya 700 - - - - -
 Hadi 246,000 Bengali 246,000 - - - - -
Hadstulia 60 Oriya 60 - - - - -
 Hajam 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
Halalkhor, Hindu 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Halba 19,000 Marathi 19,000 - - 300 - 20
 Halwai, Hindu 5,200 Hindi 5,200 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 50 Chinese, Mandarin - - 50 - - -
Hatkar 6,600 Marathi 6,600 - - - - -
Hira 50 Assamese 50 - - - - -
 Ho 72,000 Ho 71,000 70 - 800 - 700
Holar 5,800 Marathi 5,800 - - - - -
Ilavan 1,100 Malayalam 1,000 - - 20 - -
Irika 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
Jaggali 7,300 Telugu 7,300 - - - - -
Jambuvulu 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
Janna 1,700 Oriya 1,700 - - - - -
Janughanta 1,700 Oriya 1,700 - - - - -
Jarasadho 90 Oriya 90 - - - - -
 Jat, Hindu 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Jat, Muslim 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Jat, Sidhu, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Jat, Sikh 11,000 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 11,000 -
Jat, Sindhu, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Jatapu 13,000 Telugu 11,000 - - 1,500 - 700
Jayapore 300 Oriya 300 - - - - -
 Jhalo Malo 14,000 Bengali 14,000 - - - - -
Jhinwar, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Jingar Unknown Marwari - - - - - -
 Jogi, Hindu 46,000 Bengali 46,000 - - - - -
Jogula 1,400 Oriya 1,400 - - - - -
Joura 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
Juang 50,000 Oriya 50,000 - - 100 20 50
 Julaha 300 Hindi 20 - - - 300 -
Kabadi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Kachera, Hindu 30,000 Oriya 30,000 - - - - -
 Kachhi, Hindu 3,700 Hindi 3,700 - - - - -
 Kachhia, Hindu 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
Kadar 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Kahalia 6,600 Oriya 6,600 - - - - -
Kahar Kamkar, Hindu 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Kahar, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Kaibartta 112,000 Bengali 112,000 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
Kalagara 3,700 Oriya 3,700 - - - - -
 Kalal, Hindu 3,300 Telugu 3,300 - - - - -
 Kalingi 230,000 Oriya 230,000 - - - - -
 Kalu 1,400 Bengali - 1,400 - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Kamar 80 Kamar 80 - - - - -
Kamathi 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Kambo 46,000 Oriya 46,000 - - - - -
Kamboh, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kamboh, Sikh 300 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Kammara 36,000 Telugu 36,000 - - - - -
Kamsala 28,000 Oriya 28,000 - - - - -
Kanakkan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Kandha Gauda 27,000 Oriya 24,000 - - 2,400 - 800
Kandra 583,000 Oriya 583,000 - - - - -
 Kandu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kanjar, Hindu 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Kansali 3,400 Oriya 3,400 - - - - -
 Kaora 1,900 Bengali 1,900 - - - - -
 Kapali 1,400 Bengali 1,400 - - - - -
Kapewar 1,200 Telugu 1,200 - - - - -
 Kapu 243,000 Telugu 243,000 - - - - -
Karan 490,000 Oriya 490,000 - - - - -
Karenga 3,300 Bengali 3,300 - - - - -
Karmali 49,000 Hindi 49,000 - - - - -
 Karnam 78,000 Oriya 78,000 - - - - -
Karua 5,700 Oriya 5,700 - - - - -
 Kasar, Hindu 91,000 Marathi 91,000 - - - - -
 Kashmiri Muslim Unknown Kashmiri - - - - - -
Katia 9,700 Hindi 9,700 - - - - -
Kattunayakan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Kawar 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - 200 - 20
 Kayastha, Hindu 116,000 Bengali 116,000 - - - - -
Kela, Hindu 25,000 Oriya 25,000 - - - - -
Khadala 114,000 Oriya 114,000 - - - - -
Khadura 9,000 Oriya 9,000 - - - - -
 Khairwar 21,000 Bengali 21,000 - - - - -
Khandait 1,375,000 Oriya 1,375,000 - - - - -
 Khangar, Hindu 7,500 Hindi 7,500 - - - - -
Kharia 234,000 Kharia 163,000 - - 70,000 40 1,300
 Kharwar 4,600 Hindi 4,200 - - 400 - -
 Khati, Hindu 7,100 Hindi 7,100 - - - - -
 Khatik, Hindu 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Khatri, Hindu 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Khatri, Sikh 400 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
Khatti Khatti 1,700 Oriya 1,700 - - - - -
Khendra 400 Oriya 400 - - - - -
Khodara 2,900 Oriya 2,900 - - - - -
Khoira 2,200 Oriya 2,200 - - - - -
 Khoja 30 Gujarati - 30 - - - -
Khondite Odiya 400 Oriya 400 - - - - -
Khoruda 3,000 Oriya 3,000 - - - - -
 Kisan 364,000 Hindi 337,000 40 - 24,000 50 2,400
Kodalo 2,900 Oriya 2,900 - - - - -
Kohara 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
Koibroto 70 Oriya 70 - - - - -
 Koiri, Hindu 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Kol 7,900 Hindi 6,800 - - 1,000 - 100
Kolah Lohara 17,000 Oriya 16,000 40 - 400 - 700
Kolavamtulu 90 Oriya 90 - - - - -
 Kolha 557,000 Ho 517,000 80 20 4,000 - 36,000
 Koli 1,200 Gujarati 1,200 - - - - -
Koli Mahadev 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
Koli Malhar 7,000 Marathi 7,000 - - 30 - -
Kollara, Odisha 5,300 Oriya 5,300 - - - - -
 Kolta 432,000 Oriya 432,000 - - - - -
Komarao 9,700 Oriya 9,700 - - - - -
Konai 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Konda Dhora 27,000 Telugu 27,000 - - 400 - 30
 Konda Reddi 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
Konoo 80 Oriya 80 - - - - -
Konsari 300 Oriya 300 - - - - -
Koracha, Caste 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
 Kori 14,000 Bengali 14,000 - - 100 - -
 Korku 90 Korku 90 - - - - -
Korona 800 Oriya 800 - - - - -
Korti 1,200 Oriya 1,200 - - - - -
 Korwa 2,800 Telugu 2,600 - - 100 - -
Kosalya 50 Oriya 50 - - - - -
 Koshti 27,000 Marathi 27,000 - - - - -
 Kotia 40,000 Oriya 40,000 - - 70 - 200
Kotlodola 80 Oriya 80 - - - - -
 Koya 134,000 Telugu 129,000 - - 4,900 - 100
Kudumban Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Kudumi 30,000 Tamil 30,000 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 1,606,000 Oriya 1,332,000 400 - 269,000 20 4,600
 Kuli 8,700 Oriya 8,500 - - 100 - 30
 Kumhar, Hindu 830,000 Hindi 830,000 - - - - -
Kumhar, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Kummari 11,000 Telugu 11,000 - - - - -
 Kunbi, Hindu 139,000 Gujarati 139,000 - - - - -
Kuravan 100 Malayalam 100 - - 20 - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 51,000 Hindi 51,000 - - - - -
 Kuruba 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Kurunga 6,100 Oriya 6,100 - - - - -
 Kuruni 400 Oriya 400 - - - - -
Kusiari 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
Kusta 2,100 Oriya 2,100 - - - - -
 Labana, Hindu 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
Laheri, Hindu 9,200 Hindi 9,200 - - - - -
 Lakhera 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Liari 100 Oriya 100 - - - - -
 Lingayat 300 Kannada - - - - - -
 Lodha 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - 100 - 20
 Lohana 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 643,000 Hindi 652,000 - - - - -
Lohara 7,200 Hindi 7,200 - - - - -
 Lunia, Hindu 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Madari 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Madiga Christian 400 Telugu - - - 400 - -
 Madiga, Hindu 2,600 Telugu 2,600 - - - - -
Maghaiya 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Mahanta 35,000 Oriya 35,000 - - - - -
Mahar Christian 1,200 Marathi - - - 1,200 - -
 Mahar, Hindu 31,000 Marathi 31,000 - - - - -
Mahara 1,200 Assamese 1,200 - - - - -
 Mahishya 2,159,000 Bengali 2,153,000 - - 6,600 - -
 Mahli 16,000 Marathi 12,000 - - 300 - 3,700
 Mahratta 2,100 Marathi 2,100 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 1,600 Gujarati 1,600 - - - - -
 Mahtam, Sikh 400 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
Mahuria 6,400 Oriya 6,400 - - - - -
 Mahyavanshi 1,300 Gujarati 1,300 - - - - -
 Majhi 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Majhwar 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
Majjula 14,000 Telugu 14,000 - - - - -
 Mal, Hindu 7,600 Hindi 7,600 - - - - -
 Mala 1,300 Telugu 1,300 - - - - -
 Mala Christian 200 Telugu - - - 200 - -
Mala Dasu Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Mala Sale Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 1,100 Malayalam - - - 1,100 - -
 Malayali 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 582,000 Hindi 582,000 - - - - -
 Mallik, Muslim 1,900 Gujarati - 1,900 - - - -
Malto 300 Santhali 300 - - - - -
Manbhav 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Mandala, Hindu 800 Telugu 800 - - - - -
Mandia 2,000 Oriya 2,000 - - - - -
Mandogutel 80 Oriya 80 - - - - -
 Mangala 33,000 Telugu 33,000 - - - - -
Mangan 1,600 Oriya 1,600 - - - - -
Mangli 1,000 Oriya 1,000 - - - - -
Mankidi 1,700 Oriya 1,500 - - - - 200
Mankirdia 2,100 Oriya 1,900 - - 70 - 100
 Manna Dhora 1,200 Telugu 1,200 - - - - -
Manne Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Mappila 1,200 Malayalam - 1,200 - - - -
 Maravan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Markande 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Matang 900 Marathi 900 - - - - -
Matang Christian 80 Marathi - - - 80 - -
 Matia 18,000 Bengali 18,000 - - 20 - 30
 Mazhabi 200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Memon 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
Mewar 1,300 Oriya 1,300 - - - - -
Mir 600 Bengali - 600 - - - -
Mirdas, Hindu 41,000 Hindi 40,000 - - 1,300 - 20
Mishri 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Mochi, Hindu 6,400 Bengali 6,400 - - - - -
 Moghal 18,000 Urdu - 18,000 - - - -
Mogoda 60 Oriya 60 - - - - -
Mosiri 80 Oriya 80 - - - - -
Mukha Dhora 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
Mukkuvan, Christian Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Mukkuvan, Hindu 40 Malayalam 40 - - - - -
Muli 20,000 Telugu 20,000 - - - - -
 Munda 553,000 Mundari 405,000 80 40 126,000 200 21,000
Mundala 80 Tulu 80 - - - - -
Mundapotta 1,900 Telugu 1,900 - - - - -
 Mundari 44,000 Mundari