Number of People Groups

538

Unreached People Groups

484

Total Population

70,411,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

5.8 %

Hindu

88.2 %

Muslim

5.2 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.0 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
Adaviar 70 Tamil 70 - - - - -
 Adi Andhra 83,000 Telugu 76,000 - - 6,700 - -
 Adi Dravida 7,784,000 Tamil 7,302,000 - - 486,000 - -
Adi Karnataka 38,000 Kannada 37,000 - - 400 - -
 Adiyan 1,600 Malayalam 1,400 - - 200 - -
 Agamudaiyan 763,000 Tamil 758,000 - - 3,800 - -
Ager, Hindu 90 Kannada 90 - - - - -
 Agri 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
Aiyanavar 11,000 Malayalam 2,300 - - 8,700 - -
Ajila 2,000 Malayalam 2,000 - - - - -
 Alambadi Kurichchan 11,000 Kurichiya 11,000 - - - - -
Alavan 4,200 Tamil 4,200 - - - - -
Ambalavasi 59,000 Malayalam 59,000 - - - - -
Ambattan 163,000 Tamil 162,000 - - 1,700 - -
Anamuk 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Angami 50 Naga, Angami - - - 50 - -
Anglo 20,000 English - - - 20,000 - -
 Ansari 28,000 Urdu - 28,000 - - - -
Anuppan 700 Kannada 700 - - - - -
 Ao 50 Naga, Ao - - - 50 - -
 Arab Unknown Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - - - - - -
Arandan 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
Arasar 30,000 Malayalam 6,800 - - 23,000 - -
 Arasu 2,900 Kannada 2,900 - - - - -
Aray Mala 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
Arayan 43,000 Malayalam 43,000 - - 20 - -
 Arora, Sikh 400 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Arunthathiyar 799,000 Telugu 799,000 - - - - -
Arwa Mala 76,000 Tamil 76,000 - - - - -
 Assamese Muslim 20 Assamese - 20 - - - -
Ayyanavar 3,400 Malayalam 3,400 - - - - -
 Badaga 191,000 Badaga 190,000 - - 500 - -
 Badhai, Hindu 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Bagata 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Bagdi, Hindu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Baira 1,800 Kannada 1,800 - - - - -
 Bairagi, Hindu 26,000 Bengali 26,000 - - - - -
Bakad 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
Bakuda 700 Tulu 700 - - - - -
Balagai 6,000 Kannada 6,000 - - - - -
 Balija, Hindu 215,000 Telugu 215,000 - - - - -
Bandi 2,200 Kannada 2,200 - - - - -
 Bania 702,000 Hindi 612,000 - - 20 - -
 Bania, Agarwal 23,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Agrahari 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania, Chetti 385,000 Tamil 343,000 - - - - -
Bania, Gujar 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Bania, Khandelwal 300 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Bania, Komti 28,000 Telugu 28,000 - - - - -
Bania, Mahajan 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahesri 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahur 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Bania, Modh 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
Bania, Nagar 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Bania, Oswal 8,600 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Bania, Porwal 5,200 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Bania, Srimali 1,200 Gujarati 1,100 - - - - -
Bania, Trivarnika Vaisya 3,400 Telugu 3,400 - - - - -
Banijiga 24,000 Kannada 12,000 - - - - -
 Banjara, Hindu 71,000 Lambadi 71,000 - - - - -
 Baria, Hindu 2,100 Gujarati 2,100 - - - - -
Bariki 100 Oriya 100 - - - - -
 Basor 142,000 Hindi 142,000 - - - - -
Bathada 400 Tulu 400 - - - - -
 Bauri 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
Bawaria, Sikh 50 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
Bazigar, Hindu 466,000 Telugu 466,000 - - - - -
 Beda Jangam 19,000 Kannada 6,300 - - - - -
 Bedar, Hindu 144,000 Kannada 144,000 - - - - -
 Beldar, Hindu 145,000 Kannada 145,000 - - - - -
Bellara 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Bhansala 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Bharathar 41,000 Tamil 7,400 - - 33,000 - -
 Bhat, Hindu 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Bhil 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bhoi, Hindu 49,000 Hindi 49,000 - - - - -
 Bhotia, Sikkim 20 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Bohra 4,500 Gujarati - 4,500 - - - -
Bondili 500 Oriya 500 - - - - -
 Boya 1,809,000 Telugu 1,809,000 - - - - -
 Brahman 2,288,000 Hindi 2,276,000 - - 3,700 - -
Brahman, Anavala 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
 Brahman, Audich 3,100 Gujarati 3,100 - - - - -
Brahman, Bengali 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Chitpavan 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Brahman, Christian 1,300 Panjabi, Eastern - - - 1,300 - -
Brahman, Deshastha 16,000 Marathi 16,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Dravida 79,000 Tamil 79,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaud Saraswat 22,000 Konkani 22,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 63,000 Hindi 63,000 - - - - -
 Brahman, Gujar Gaur 4,100 Hindi 4,100 - - - - -
Brahman, Gujarati 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Brahman, Iyer 215,000 Tamil 215,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Joshi 6,100 Hindi 6,100 - - - - -
Brahman, Kannada 68,000 Kannada 68,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Karhada 1,900 Marathi 1,900 - - - - -
Brahman, Kosala Nadu 8,100 Telugu 8,100 - - - - -
Brahman, Mahratta 43,000 Marathi 43,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Marathi 3,800 Marathi 3,800 - - - - -
Brahman, Modh 2,400 Gujarati 2,400 - - - - -
Brahman, Nambudiri 20,000 Malayalam 20,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Pancha Dravida 67,000 Malayalam 67,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Sanadhya 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Brahman, Saraswat 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Brahman, Sawaria 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Brahman, Sholiar 30,000 Tamil 30,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Tamil 396,000 Tamil 396,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Telaganya 24,000 Telugu 24,000 - - - - -
 Brahman, Telugu 51,000 Telugu 51,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Vadama 30,000 Tamil 30,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Vaidik Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Brahman, Velanadu 27,000 Telugu 27,000 - - - - -
 Burmese 300 Burmese - - 300 - - -
Byagara 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
Chackaravar 19,000 Tamil 16,000 - - 2,800 - -
Chakkiliyan 1,157,000 Tamil 1,072,000 - - 87,000 - -
 Chalvadi 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
 Chamar, Hindu 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - - - - -
Chandala 300 Oriya 300 - - - - -
 Charan, Hindu 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Chavalakkaran 10,000 Malayalam 9,200 - - 1,300 - -
Chayakkaran 30,000 Tamil 30,000 - - - - -
 Chenchu 4,000 Telugu 4,000 - - - - -
Chenna Dasar 80 Kannada 80 - - - - -
Cheruman, Hindu 2,900 Malayalam 2,900 - - - - -
 Chhetri 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
Chhimba, Sikh 50 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
Chitrakar, Hindu 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 181,000 Assamese - - - 181,000 - -
Dakkal 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Dandasi 90 Oriya 90 - - - - -
 Darzi, Hindu 110,000 Hindi 110,000 - - - - -
Devadasi 3,200 Telugu 3,200 - - - - -
Devadiga 300 Tulu 300 - - - - -
Devanga 43,000 Kannada 39,000 - - 700 - -
 Devendrakulathan 80,000 Tamil 80,000 - - - - -
 Dhangar 7,300 Gujarati 7,300 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 869,000 Hindi 869,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Muslim 3,700 Urdu - 3,700 - - - -
 Dhor 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Divehi, Maldivian 60 Maldivian - 60 - - - -
 Dom, Hindu 11,000 Oriya 11,000 - - - - -
Domm 2,300 Telugu 2,300 - - - - -
 Dudekula 700 Telugu - 700 - - - -
 Dzongkha Unknown Dzongkha - - - - - -
Ellamalawar 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
Eravallan 3,600 Tamil 3,600 - - 20 - -
 Faqir Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Gamit 1,600 Gamit 1,600 - - - - -
 Ganda 20 Oriya 20 - - - - -
Gandla 17,000 Telugu 17,000 - - - - -
 Gangakula 66,000 Kannada 66,000 - - - - -
 Garoda, Hindu 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Garoda, Muslim 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Gauda 20 Oriya 20 - - - - -
Gavara 11,000 Malayalam 11,000 - - - - -
 Ghanchi, Hindu 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
 Ghasi, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Goan Catholic 13,000 Konkani, Goan - - - 13,000 - -
Godagali 1,200 Oriya 1,200 - - - - -
Godda 2,200 Kannada 2,200 - - - - -
 Gond 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Gosain, Hindu 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Gosangi, Hindu 1,900 Telugu 1,900 - - - - -
Gowdali 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
Gudigar 400 Konkani 400 - - - - -
 Gujar, Hindu 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Gurung Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Hajam 20,000 Urdu - 20,000 - - - -
 Hakki Pikki 6,400 Vaagri Booli 6,400 - - - - -
Halleer 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
Halsar 60 Konkani 60 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 300 Chinese, Mandarin - - 300 - - 20
Hande Jogi 1,100 Kannada - - - - - -
 Handi Jogi 4,400 Kannada 4,400 - - - - -
Hasalaru 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
Hasla, Hindu 100 Tulu 100 - - - - -
Hill Pulayan 94,000 Tamil 94,000 - - 200 - -
 Ho 20 Ho 20 - - - - -
Holar 3,100 Marathi 3,100 - - - - -
Holaya Dasar 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
Holer 1,400 Kannada 1,400 - - - - -
Idayan 22,000 Tamil 22,000 - - - - -
Ilavan 2,054,000 Malayalam 2,008,000 - - 48,000 - -
Ilavaniyan 5,800 Malayalam 5,800 - - - - -
Ilavathi 17,000 Malayalam 17,000 - - - - -
Ilayathu 14,000 Malayalam 14,000 - - - - -
 Irular 190,000 Irula 190,000 40 - 30 - -
Jaggali 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
Jalakaduguvallu 20 Oriya 20 - - - - -
Jambuvulu 1,300 Telugu 1,300 - - - - -
Janappan 70 Telugu 70 - - - - -
 Jat, Hindu 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Jat, Sikh 5,100 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 5,100 -
Jatapu 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Jenu Kuruba 11,000 Kurumba, Jennu 11,000 - - - - -
 Jew 20 Marathi - - - - - -
Jhinwar, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Jogi, Hindu 27,000 Bengali 27,000 - - - - -
 Julaha 100 Hindi - - - - 100 -
Kachari, Hindu 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
Kadaiyar 11,000 Tamil 10,000 - - 500 - -
Kadan 2,800 Kadar 2,800 - - - - -
Kadu Kuruba 11,000 Kannada 11,000 - - - - -
 Kahar, Hindu 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Kahar, Sikh 100 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Kahha, Phom 30 Naga, Phom - - - 30 - -
 Kaibartta 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 19,000 Kannada 19,000 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 2,090,000 Tamil 2,086,000 - - 3,800 - -
 Kakkalan 7,200 Malayalam 7,200 - - - - -
 Kalal, Hindu 146,000 Telugu 146,000 - - - - -
Kalavant 1,800 Kannada - - - - - -
Kalladi 800 Malayalam 800 - - - - -
Kallan 1,160,000 Tamil 1,158,000 - - 1,900 - -
Kamathi 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Kamboh, Sikh 100 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Kammara 1,100 Telugu 1,100 - - - - -
Kamsala 30 Oriya 30 - - - - -
Kanakkan 5,300 Malayalam 5,300 - - 40 - -
 Kanikaran 5,300 Kanikkaran 5,100 - - 100 - 30
Kaniyan 2,100 Malayalam 2,000 - - 60 - -
 Kapu 534,000 Telugu 534,000 - - - - -
Karimpalan 500 Malayalam 500 - - - - -
 Karnam 50 Oriya 50 - - - - -
Karumpuram 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Kasar, Hindu 4,100 Marathi 1,000 - - 100 - -
 Kashmiri Muslim 200 Kashmiri - 200 - - - -
Kattunayakan 59,000 Tamil 58,000 500 - 70 - -
Kavara 64,000 Tamil 64,000 - - - - -
Kavathi 12,000 Tamil 10,000 - - 1,900 - -
Kavuthiyan 1,400 Malayalam 1,400 - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Kepmaris 1,000 Tamil 1,000 - - - - -
Keralamuthali 3,800 Malayalam 3,100 - - 800 - -
Khandait 40 Oriya 40 - - - - -
 Kharva, Hindu 1,000 Gujarati 1,000 - - - - -
 Khasi 400 Khasi - - - 400 - -
 Khatri, Hindu 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Khatri, Sikh 700 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
 Khoja 40 Gujarati - 40 - - - -
Kochu Velan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Koli 21,000 Gujarati 21,000 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
Koli Mahadev 2,300 Marathi 2,300 - - - - -
Koli Malhar 700 Marathi 700 - - - - -
Koliyan 13,000 Tamil 12,000 - - 600 - -
Kolupulvandlu 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
 Konda Dhora 800 Telugu 800 - - - - -
Konda Kapu 3,100 Telugu 3,000 - - 30 - 20
 Konda Reddi 42,000 Telugu 42,000 90 - 80 - 20
 Konyak 30 Naga, Konyak - - - 30 - -
Koosa 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
Kootan 5,900 Malayalam 5,900 - - - - -
Koracha, Caste 700 Kannada 700 - - - - -
Koracha, Tribe 1,000 Tulu 900 - - 40 - -
Korama 3,100 Kannada 3,100 - - - - -
 Kori 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Koshti 49,000 Marathi 49,000 - - 200 - -
Kota 1,200 Kota 1,200 - - - - -
Kotegar 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Koya 1,100 Telugu 1,100 - - - - -
Krishnanvak 11,000 Malayalam 11,000 - - - - -
Kuda Korava 1,800 Tamil 1,800 - - - - -
Kudavakkal 2,500 Kannada - - - - - -
Kudiya 200 Kudiya 200 - - - - -
Kudumban 64,000 Tamil 62,000 - - 1,800 - -
Kudumi 110,000 Tamil 110,000 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 100 Oriya 100 - - - - -
 Kuli 70 Oriya 70 - - - - -
 Kumhar, Hindu 220,000 Hindi 218,000 - - - - -
Kumhar, Sikh 90 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Kunbi, Hindu 47,000 Gujarati 47,000 - - - - -
Kunchatiga 32,000 Kannada 32,000 - - - - -
Kunnavan 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
Kuravan 131,000 Malayalam 119,000 - - 12,000 - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 48,000 Hindi 48,000 - - - - -
 Kuruba 706,000 Kannada 706,000 - - - - -
Kuruman 24,000 Kurumba, Betta 24,000 - - 30 - -
 Labana, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Lingader 40 Marathi - - - - - -
 Lingayat 332,000 Kannada - - - - - -
 Lohana 1,100 Gujarati 1,100 - - - - -
 Lohar, Hindu 120,000 Hindi 120,000 - - - - -
 Lotha 40 Naga, Lotha - - - 40 - -
Madasi Kuruva 1,900 Telugu 1,900 - - - - -
 Madiga Christian 3,000 Telugu - - - 3,000 - -
 Madiga Dasu 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Madiga, Hindu 7,900 Telugu 7,800 - - 40 - -
 Magar 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
Maha Malasar 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
Mahar Christian 800 Marathi - - - 800 - -
 Mahar, Hindu 3,000 Marathi 3,000 - - - - -
 Mahishya 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Mahratta 138,000 Marathi 138,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 8,100 Gujarati 8,100 - - - - -
 Mahtam, Sikh 300 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Mahyavanshi 5,100 Gujarati 5,100 - - - - -
Maila 400 Tulu 400 - - - - -
 Mala 23,000 Telugu 23,000 - - 50 - -
 Mala Christian 5,300 Telugu - - - 5,300 - -
Mala Dasari 7,600 Telugu 7,600 - - - - -
Mala Dasu 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
Mala Jangam 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Mala Kuravan 900 Tamil 900 - - - - -
Mala Masti 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
Mala Pulayan 67,000 Telugu 67,000 - - - - -
Mala Sale 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Mala Sanyasi 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
Mala Urali 3,000 Telugu 3,000 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 205,000 Malayalam - - - 205,000 - -
Malai Arayan 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
Malai Pandaram 2,700 Malayalam 2,700 - - - - -
Malai Vedan 12,000 Tamil 12,000 - - - - -
Malai Vellala 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Malakkuravan 26,000 Tamil 26,000 - - - - -
Malasar 6,800 Tamil 6,800 - - - - -
 Malayali 357,000 Tamil 356,000 100 - 300 - 30
Malayan, Caste 38,000 Tamil 38,000 - - - - -
Malayan, Tribe 23,000 Malayalam 23,000 - - - - -
Malayarayar 1,300 Malayalam 1,300 - - - - -
Malayekandi 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
 Mali, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Mangala 442,000 Telugu 442,000 - - - - -
Maniyattikkaran 4,700 Tamil 4,700 - - - - -
 Manna Dhora 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
Mannan, Caste 300 Malayalam 200 20 - - - -
 Mannan, Tribe 42,000 Malayalam 42,000 - - 70 - -
Manne 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Mappila 105,000 Malayalam - 105,000 - - - -
Marakkan, Christian 90 Malayalam - - - 90 - -
Marakkan, Hindu 1,800 Malayalam 1,800 - - - - -
Marakkan, Muslim 200 Tamil - 200 - - - -
 Maravan 2,863,000 Tamil 2,802,000 - - 60,000 - -
Masan Jogi 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
Mashti 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Matang 1,400 Marathi 1,400 - - - - -
Matang Christian 100 Marathi - - - 100 - -
Matangi 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
Mavilan 2,700 Tulu 2,700 - - - - -
 Mazhabi 100 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Megh, Hindu 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Meitei 90 Meitei 90 - - - - -
 Memon 2,100 Gujarati - 2,100 - - - -
 Mizo 200 Mizo - - - 200 - -
Mizo, Lushai 100 Mizo - - - 100 - -
 Mochi, Hindu 3,400 Bengali 3,400 - - - - -
 Moger 400 Tulu 400 - - - - -
 Moghal 19,000 Urdu - 19,000 - - - -
 Momna 800 Gujarati - 800 - - - -
Mondiwaru 50 Telugu - 50 - - - -
 Mudugar 1,300 Tamil 1,200 20 - - - -
Mukha Dhora 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
Mukkuvan, Christian 2,400 Malayalam - - - 2,400 - -
Mukkuvan, Hindu 9,800 Malayalam 9,800 - - - - -
Mukkuvan, Muslim Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Mundala 500 Tulu 500 - - - - -
 Munnur 63,000 Telugu 63,000 - - - - -
Mutali 36,000 Tamil 35,000 - - 700 - -
 Muthan 2,300 Malayalam 2,300 - - - - -
 Muthuvan 700 Malayalam 700 - - - - -
 Mutrasi 68,000 Telugu 68,000 - - 500 - -
 Nadar 2,548,000 Tamil 1,564,000 - - 984,000 - -
 Nadia 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Naga, unspecified 30 Naga, Zeme - - - 20 - -
Nagartha 12,000 Kannada 12,000 - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 561,000 Hindi 554,000 - - - - -
Nai, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Nair 1,210,000 Malayalam 1,194,000 - - 16,000 - -
Nalakeyava 400 Konkani, Goan 400 - - - - -
Nalkadaya 200 Tulu 200 - - - - -
 Namasudra, Hindu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Nanjil Mudali 500 Tamil 500 - - 70 - -
 Nat, Hindu 4,000 Hindi 4,000 - - - - -
 Nau Buddh 4,000 Marathi - - 4,000 - - -
Navait 18,000 Malayalam - 18,000 - - - -
Navithan 701,000 Tamil 701,000 - - - - -
 Nayadi 1,900 Gujarati 1,900 - - - - -
 Newah Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Odiya 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
Oochan 900 Tamil 900 - - - - -
Padannan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Pagadai 26,000 Telugu 26,000 - - - - -
Pale 100 Kodava 100 - - - - -
Paliya 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Paliyan 7,000 Tamil 7,000 - - - - -
Pallar 3,067,000 Tamil 2,606,000 - - 460,000 - -
Palleyan 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
Palliyan 3,500 Tamil 3,400 90 - 30 - -
Palliyar 2,600 Tamil 2,600 - - - - -
Palluvan 1,600 Malayalam 1,600 - - - - -
Pambada 1,200 Tulu 1,200 - - - - -
Pan 50 Oriya 50 - - - - -
Panan 176,000 Tamil 176,000 - - - - -
 Panchama 2,200 Telugu 2,200 - - - - -
Pandaram 2,700 Malayalam 2,700 - - - - -
Panditattan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Panikkan 34,000 Tamil 32,000 - - - - -
Panisavan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Paniyan 19,000 Paniya 19,000 - - 100 - 40
Pannadi 16,000 Tamil 16,000 - - - - -
Panniandi 5,300 Telugu 5,300 - - - - -
Paraiyan 2,493,000 Tamil 1,881,000 - - 610,000 - -
Paravan 47,000 Malayalam 24,000 - - 24,000 - -
Pardhan 50 Pardhan 50 - - - - -
 Parsee 300 Gujarati - - - - - -
 Pashtun, Northern 187,000 Urdu - 187,000 - - - -
 Patelia 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Pathiyan 5,200 Malayalam 5,200 - - - - -
Patnulkaran 600 Tamil 600 - - - - -
 Persian 200 Persian, Iranian - 200 - - - -
Perumal Makkukkaran 1,300 Telugu 1,300 - - - - -
Perumannan 39,000 Malayalam 39,000 - - - - -
Pichakuntla 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
Pindara 2,400 Urdu - 2,400 - - - -
 Pinjara 3,200 Urdu - 3,200 - - - -
 Pod 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Poi 40 Mizo - - - 40 - -
 Portuguese 70 Indo-Portuguese - - - 70 - -
Prabhu Kayastha 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
Pulayan, Christian 77,000 Malayalam - - - 77,000 - -
Pulayan, Hindu 104,000 Malayalam 104,000 - - - - -
Pulayan, Vettuvan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Puthirai Vannan 40,000 Tamil 40,000 - - 90 - -
 Qassab 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Rabari, Hindu 1,100 Gujarati 1,100 - - - - -
Raddi 4,900 Kannada 60 - - - - -
 Rai Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Rajbansi, Tajpuri 300 Rajbanshi 300 - - - - -
Rajpur 200 Konkani, Goan 200 - - - - -
 Rajput 224,000 Hindi 223,000 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bais, Hindu 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Rajput, Bhatti, Hindu 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chandel 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput, Chandrabansi 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan, Hindu 5,100 Hindi 5,100 - - - - -
Rajput, Dikhit 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput, Gahlot 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput, Garewal, Hindu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput, Gaur 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput, Gautam 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput, Jadu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput, Manihas 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput, Parihar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput, Ponwar, Hindu 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Rajput, Pundir, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput, Rajbansi 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Rajput, Rathor 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
Rajput, Salehria 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput, Sengar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput, Sikh 1,200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,200 -
Rajput, Solanki 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput, Sombansi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput, Surajbansi 35,000 Hindi 35,000 - - - - -
Rajput, Tonwar 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Ralte 40 Mizo - - - 40 - -
 Ramdasia, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Raneyar 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
Rangrez, Hindu 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Rathawa 1,700 Rathawi 1,700 - - - - -
 Ravalia 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Rawat 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Razu 58,000 Telugu 58,000 - - - - -
 Relli 90 Oriya 90 - - - - -
Rona 100 Oriya 100 - - - - -
Sahari 70 Tamil 70 - - - - -
 Saini, Sikh 100 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Sali 154,000 Kannada 111,000 - - - - -
Samagara 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Samanthan 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
Samban 36,000 Tamil 35,000 - - 300 - -
 Santal 20 Santhali 20 - - - - -
 Saora 100 Oriya 100 - - - - -
Sapari 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Sarera, Sikh 200 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Satani 25,000 Telugu 25,000 - - - - -
Sayankulam 1,000 Tamil 1,000 - - - - -
 Sayyid 211,000 Urdu - 211,000 - - - -
Sema 30 Naga, Sumi - - - 30 - -
Semman 2,400 Tamil 2,400 - - 30 - -
 Shaikh 825,000 Urdu - 825,000 - - - -
Sillekyatha 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
 Sinhalese 700 Sinhala - - 700 - - -
Siyal 50 Oriya 50 - - - - -
Soligar 8,200 Sholaga 8,200 - - - - -
Somvanshi 30,000 Marathi 30,000 - - - - -
 Sonar, Hindu 343,000 Hindi 343,000 - - - - -
Sonar, Sikh 70 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
 Sunri, Hindu Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Syrian Christian 280,000 Malayalam - - - 280,000 - -
 Tamang Unknown Tamang, Southwestern - - - - - -
 Tamboli, Hindu 12,000 Hindi 8,000 - - - - -
 Tamil Muslim 2,233,000 Tamil - 2,233,000 - - - -
 Tanti, Hindu 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -