Country: India

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Number of People Groups

83

Unreached People Groups

73

Total Population

253,000

Buddhist

36.7 %

Christian

4.7 %

Hindu

54.5 %

Muslim

1.1 %

Sikh

0.3 %

Other Religions

2.8 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
Anglo 300 English - - - 300 - -
 Ansari 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Arora, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Bagdi, Hindu 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Bania 700 Hindi 500 - - - - 200
 Bania, Agarwal 200 Hindi 100 - - - - 80
 Bania, Mahesri 70 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Bania, Oswal 20 Hindi - - - - - 20
 Bauri 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Bhangi, Hindu 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Bhotia, Buddhist 42,000 Sherpa 1,100 - 41,000 400 - 100
 Bhuiya 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Brahman 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
Brahman, Bengali 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
Brahman, Gaur 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Brahman, Jijhotia 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Brahman, Radhi 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Chhetri 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 1,900 Assamese - - - 1,900 - -
 Darjee 5,200 Nepali 5,200 - - - - -
 Dhobi, Hindu 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Drukpa 20 Dzongkha - - 20 - - -
 Faqir Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Gharti 1,500 Bengali 1,500 - 40 - - -
 Gurung 2,600 Nepali 800 - 1,600 200 - -
Ilavan 80 Malayalam 80 - - - - -
 Jat, Sikh 600 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
 Jogi, Hindu 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Kalwar, Hindu 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kami 11,000 Nepali 11,000 - - - - -
 Kashmiri Muslim Unknown Kashmiri - - - - - -
 Kayastha, Hindu 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
Khambu 40,000 Bengali 31,000 - 8,900 100 - -
 Khas 26,000 Nepali 19,000 - 6,700 40 - -
 Khatri, Sikh 20 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Kumhar, Hindu 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kunbi, Hindu Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Kurmi, Hindu 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Labana, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Lepcha 12,000 Lepcha 1,400 - 8,100 2,600 - 20
 Limbu 7,500 Nepali 1,900 - - 2,400 - 3,200
 Lohar, Hindu 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Magar 14,000 Nepali 10,000 - 3,300 100 - -
 Mahishya 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Mahratta 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Mahtam, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Majhi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Majhwar 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 40 Malayalam - - - 40 - -
 Mappila 200 Malayalam - 200 - - - -
 Mazhabi Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Mochi, Hindu 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Nadar 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Naga, unspecified Unknown Naga, Zeme - - - - - -
 Nai, Hindu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Nair 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Namasudra, Hindu 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Newah 12,000 Nepali 12,000 - 40 200 - -
Pardhan 30 Pardhan 30 - - - - -
 Parsee 30 Gujarati - - - - - 30
 Pod 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Rai 5,700 Nepali 1,400 - 600 1,200 - 2,600
 Rajbansi 80 Rajbanshi 80 - - - - -
 Rajput, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Saini, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Sarera, Sikh Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Sarki 500 Nepali 500 - - - - -
 Shaikh 2,500 Urdu - 2,500 - - - -
 Sherpa 8,100 Nepali 1,100 - 6,900 100 - -
 Sonar, Hindu Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Sunri, Hindu Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Sunuwar 2,600 Nepali 2,100 - - - - 400
Syrian Christian 70 Malayalam - - - 70 - -
 Tamang 22,000 Tamang, Southwestern 4,000 - 16,000 2,100 - -
 Tanti, Hindu 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Tarkhan, Sikh 20 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Teli, Hindu 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Thakali 100 Nepali 40 - 70 - - -
 Thami 400 Nepali 300 - 20 - - 60
 Vanniyan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Yadav, Hindu 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Yakha 500 Yakkha 70 - 20 - - 400
  Totals:  83 253,000   73 138,000 2,700 93,000 12,000 700 7,100

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