CountryIndia

State:

  

Chhattisgarh

District:

  

Bastar



Number of People Groups

306

Unreached People Groups

289

Total Population

1,520,000

Buddhist

0.1 %

Christian

1.3 %

Hindu

97.3 %

Muslim

0.7 %

Sikh

0.2 %

Other Religions

0.9 %
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Progress Scale
Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 40 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Agaria (Hindu traditions) Unknown Agariya - - - - - -
 Agri Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Alia 800 Oriya 800 - - - - -
Amat 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Andh Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 70 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
Audhelia Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bagdi, Wagdi 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Baiga Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Bengali 1,400 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Telugu 11,000 - - - - 30
Banchada 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bania 6,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - 4,000
 Bania, Agarwal 700 Hindi 400 - - - - 200
 Bania, Gahoi 40 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasarwani 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasaundhan 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bania, Komti 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahesri 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahur 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania, Oswal 700 Hindi 200 - - - - 600
 Bania, Porwal 200 Hindi 50 - - - - 200
Bania, Ummad 200 Hindi 30 - - - - 100
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 7,700 Lambadi 7,700 - - - - -
Barahar 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Bargunda Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Basor 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bauri 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
Bawaria (Sikh traditions) Unknown Panjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Beda Jangam 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
 Bhaina Unknown Chhattisgarhi - - - - - -
 Bhandari 80 Oriya 80 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
Bhanumati 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bhattra 198,000 Bhatri 197,000 30 40 600 80 200
 Bhil 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 8,100 Hindi 8,100 - - - - -
 Bhumij 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
Bhunjia Unknown Bhunjia - - - - - -
Bidur 15,000 Marathi 15,000 - - - - -
 Binjhia 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Birhor 90 Birhor 90 - - - - -
 Bohra 60 Gujarati - 60 - - - -
 Brahmin 9,600 Hindi 9,000 - 30 - - 500
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 20 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Brahmin, Bengali 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - 30 - - -
Brahmin, Gaur 400 Hindi 400 - - - - 30
 Brahmin, Kanaujia 700 Hindi 600 - - - - 60
Brahmin, Ojha 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Palliwal 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Brahmin, Sanadhya 400 Hindi 400 - - - - 40
Brahmin, Tamil Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Brahmin, Telugu 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Chadar 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Chain 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 6,800 Hindi 6,700 - - 100 - -
Chauhan 50 Chhattisgarhi 50 - - - - -
Chidar 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Chik (Hindu traditions) 70 Sadri 70 - - - - -
 Chitara 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 7,400 Hindi - - - 7,400 - -
 Dahait 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Damor 50 Bhili 50 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Deshwali (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Dewar 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
 Dhangar 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Dhanwar Unknown Chhattisgarhi - - - - - -
 Dhimar 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 4,600 Hindi 4,600 - - - - -
Dohor 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Oriya 1,100 - - - - -
 Faqir 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Gadaba 1,300 Oriya 1,300 - - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Gammalla 50 Oriya 50 - - - - -
 Ganda 19,000 Oriya 19,000 - - - - -
Gandla 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Garpaguri 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Gauda 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
 Ghasi (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Gokha (Hindu traditions) 20 Oriya 20 - - - - -
 Gond 806,000 Hindi 792,000 200 - 6,900 - 6,400
Gontara 40 Oriya 40 - - - - -
 Gosain (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Gowari 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
Gudiya 40 Oriya 40 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - 20
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 30 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Guria 50 Oriya 50 - - - - -
 Hadi 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Halba 53,000 Marathi 53,000 - - 20 - 600
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Unknown Chinese, Mandarin - - - - - -
Holar 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
Ilavan 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 1,700 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,700 -
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 20 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Julaha 20 Hindi - - - - 20 -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Kachhia (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Kalingi 40 Oriya 40 - - - - -
 Kalu 30 Bengali - 30 - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 39,000 Hindi 39,000 - - - - -
 Kamar 600 Kamar 600 - - - - -
Kamathi 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 30 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
Kammara 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Kandra 90 Oriya 90 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kaora 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kapali 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
Kapewar 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Kapu 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
Karan 60 Oriya 60 - - - - -
Karku 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Marathi 1,500 - - - - -
Katia 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Kawar 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Bengali 1,400 - - - - -
 Khairwar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Khandait 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Kharia 30 Kharia 20 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Kharwar 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 40 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
Kirar Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Kisan Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Kol 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Kolha 600 Ho 600 - - - - -
 Koli 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
Koli Malhar 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
Kolowar 30 Kolami, Northwestern 30 - - - - -
 Kolta 70 Oriya 70 - - - - -
Konai 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Konda Dhora 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Korku 50 Korku 50 - - - - -
 Korwa Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Koshti 6,700 Marathi 6,700 - - - - -
 Kotia 50 Oriya 50 - - - - -
 Koya 18,000 Telugu 18,000 - - - - -
Kuchbandia 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 30 Oriya 20 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 8,000 Hindi 8,000 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 20 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Lingayat Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Madari 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 300 Telugu - - - 300 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
Mahar (Christian traditions) 1,700 Marathi - - - 1,700 - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 52,000 Marathi 52,000 - - - - -
Mahara 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Mahishya 3,600 Bengali 3,600 - - - - -
 Mahli 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
 Mahratta 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 40 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Majhi 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Majhwar Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 2,100 Telugu - - - 2,100 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Telugu 17,000 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 50 Malayalam - - - 50 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Mangala 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
 Mappila 20 Malayalam - 20 - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
 Matia 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Mazhabi 40 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Moghal 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Moghia 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Munda 200 Mundari 200 - - 20 - -
 Munnur 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Muskhan Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Mutrasi 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
Nai (Sikh traditions) 30 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Nair 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Namassej 1,500 Bengali 1,500 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Nau Buddh 1,000 Marathi - - 1,000 - - -
 Oraon 1,800 Kurux 900 - - 800 - -
 Paharia 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
Paik 30 Oriya 30 - - - - -
Paliya 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
Pallar 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Pan 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
 Panika 9,600 Chhattisgarhi 9,600 - - - - -
 Pao 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Paraiyan 20 Tamil - - - - - -
Pardhan 1,900 Pardhan 1,800 - - - - 60
 Pardhi 900 Pardhi 900 - - - - -
 Parja 600 Oriya 600 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 2,800 Urdu - 2,800 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Patial 40 Oriya 40 - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Perka 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Pindara 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Pinjara 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Pod 1,400 Bengali 1,400 - - - - -
 Pundari 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Rajbansi 2,100 Rajbanshi 2,100 - - - - -
 Rajput 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - 100
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 300 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Rajput, Agnivansi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bais (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bisen 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chandel 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Rajput, Dikhit 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Rajput, Gahlot 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput, Gaur 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Rajput, Gautam 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Rajput, Jadon 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput, Jadu 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Rajput, Manihas 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Rajput, Parihar 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
Rajput, Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajput, Pundir (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Rajput, Sengar 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Rajput, Sombansi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput, Surajbansi 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Raju 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Rajwar 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 20 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Ravidas Chamar 200 Hindi 6,900 - - - - -
Sagarbanshi 30 Oriya 30 - - - - -
 Saharia 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 30 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Saonta 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Saora 600 Oriya 600 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 40 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
Saur 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Sayyid 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
Shabar 50 Oriya 50 - - - - -
 Shaikh 5,700 Urdu - 5,700 - - - -
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Silawat (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Hindi 2,700 - - - - 40
Sonjhara 20 Oriya 20 - - - - -
Sonr 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 4,300 Bengali 4,300 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
Syrian Christian 70 Malayalam - - - 70 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 4,300 Hindi 4,300 - - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 30 Tamil - 30 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 70 Panjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Thakkar 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Tili (Hindu traditions) 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Tiyar 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Vanniyan 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
 Varli 20 Varli 20 - - - - -
 Velama 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Vellalan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 52,000 Hindi 52,000 - - - - -
 Yenadi 70 Telugu 70 - - - - -
 Yerukula 60 Yerukula 60 - - - - -
 Zamral (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
  Totals:  306 1,520,000   289 1,479,000 11,000 1,100 20,000 2,600 13,000


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