People Cluster:  Malayali What is a People Cluster?

Population
36,988,000
1.1% estimated
Annual Growth Rate
People Groups (Across Countries)
101
People Groups
(by Country)
124
Unreached Groups (by Country)
97
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Population
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Unreached
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Unreached
% Popl in
Unreached
Progress
Scale
Primary
Religion
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Adherent
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Evangelical
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Ajila 6,700 1 1 100.0 % 6,700 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Alambadi Kurichchan 47,000 1 1 100.0 % 47,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 4.5% 0.0%
Ambalavasi 167,000 2 2 100.0 % 167,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.3% 0.0%
Arandan 300 1 1 100.0 % 300 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.8% 0.0%
Arasar 74,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 77.6% 0.0% -
Arayan 200,000 2 1 50.0 % 199,000 99.5 %    Hinduism 1.0% 0.0%
Ayri 200 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Ayyanavar 21,000 1 1 100.0 % 21,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 3.2% 0.0%
Chakkan 300 1 1 100.0 % 300 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Chavalakkaran 25,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 15.8% 0.0% -
 Chengazhi Nambiyar 700 1 1 100.0 % 700 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) 453,000 1 1 100.0 % 453,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Cheruman (Muslim traditions) 42,000 1 1 100.0 % 42,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0%
Cherumar Christian 463,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 100.0% 0.0% -
Chingathanar 800 1 1 100.0 % 800 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Eluthassan 43,000 1 1 100.0 % 43,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Gavara 17,000 1 1 100.0 % 17,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Ilavan 5,969,000 2 1 50.0 % 5,888,000 98.6 %    Hinduism 2.2% 0.0% 117 
Ilavaniyan 31,000 1 1 100.0 % 31,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Ilavathi 52,000 1 1 100.0 % 52,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Ilayathu 32,000 1 1 100.0 % 32,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Kadan Wayanad 200 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Kakkalan 16,000 1 1 100.0 % 16,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Kalandi 400 1 1 100.0 % 400 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Kalladi 43,000 1 1 100.0 % 43,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Kallasari 9,600 1 1 100.0 % 9,600 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Kallattu Kurup 1,000 1 1 100.0 % 1,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Kanakkan 255,000 1 1 100.0 % 255,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Kanikaran 32,000 1 1 100.0 % 32,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.7% 0.0%
Kaniyan 99,000 1 1 100.0 % 99,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.3% 0.0%
Karimpalan 18,000 1 1 100.0 % 18,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Kathikkaran 800 1 1 100.0 % 800 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Kavuthiyan 30,000 1 1 100.0 % 30,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Keralamuthali 9,200 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 34.8% 0.0% -
Kitaran 3,000 1 1 100.0 % 3,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Kolayiri 900 1 1 100.0 % 900 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Kollakar 1,700 1 1 100.0 % 1,700 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Kollara Karnataka 300 1 1 100.0 % 300 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Kootan 11,000 1 1 100.0 % 11,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Krishnanvak 60,000 1 1 100.0 % 60,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Kundavadiga 700 1 1 100.0 % 700 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Kurukkal 3,000 1 1 100.0 % 3,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Kuruman 63,000 1 1 100.0 % 63,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.5% 0.0%
Mala Kuravan 1,300 1 1 100.0 % 1,300 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Malabar Catholic 2,669,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 100.0% 0.0% -
Malai Arayan 40,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 46.9% 0.0% -
 Malai Vedan 16,000 1 1 100.0 % 16,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.7% 0.0%
Malakkuravan 21,000 1 1 100.0 % 21,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.1% 0.0%
Malayalar 900 1 1 100.0 % 900 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Malayali 1,244,000 12 3 25.0 % 422,000 33.9 %    Hinduism 10.6% 1.2%
Malayan, caste 46,000 1 1 100.0 % 46,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.1% 0.0%
Malayan, tribal 42,000 2 1 50.0 % 40,000 96.2 %    Hinduism 0.5% 0.0%
Malayarayar 4,300 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 27.4% 0.0% -
Malayekandi Vishavan 100 1 1 100.0 % 100 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Mannan, caste 137,000 1 1 100.0 % 137,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.1% 0.0%
 Mappila 9,221,000 2 2 100.0 % 9,221,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 185 
 Mudugar 2,100 1 1 100.0 % 2,100 100.0 %    Hinduism 4.6% 0.0%
Mukkari 1,900 1 1 100.0 % 1,900 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Mukkuvan (Christian traditions) 40,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 100.0% 0.0% -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) 154,000 2 2 100.0 % 154,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Mukkuvan (Muslim traditions) 2,700 1 1 100.0 % 2,700 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0%
Musari 3,900 1 1 100.0 % 3,900 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Muthan 7,000 1 1 100.0 % 7,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Nair 6,700,000 2 2 100.0 % 6,700,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.2% 0.0% 134 
Nair Anthur 129,000 1 1 100.0 % 129,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Navait 74,000 2 2 100.0 % 74,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0%
Palleyan 1,100 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 11.3% 0.0% -
Palluvan 6,600 1 1 100.0 % 6,600 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Panikkan 35,000 1 1 100.0 % 35,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Paniyan 113,000 1 1 100.0 % 113,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.3% 0.0%
Paravan 131,000 2 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 29.0% 0.0% -
Pathiyan 18,000 1 1 100.0 % 18,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Perumannan 86,000 1 1 100.0 % 86,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Pulaya Vettuvan 1,100 1 1 100.0 % 1,100 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.8% 0.0%
Pulayan 1,429,000 2 1 50.0 % 1,424,000 99.7 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 28 
Pulayan Thanda 28,000 1 1 100.0 % 28,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Pulayan Wayanad 400 1 1 100.0 % 400 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Shabi 1,700 1 1 100.0 % 1,700 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0%
 Syrian Christian 3,729,000 2 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 100.0% 0.0% -
Thandan 253,000 1 1 100.0 % 253,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 4.6% 0.0%
Thandan Palakkad 6,200 1 1 100.0 % 6,200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Thantapulayan 5,200 1 1 100.0 % 5,200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Tiyattunni 400 1 1 100.0 % 400 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Ulladan 21,000 1 1 100.0 % 21,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 3.1% 0.0%
 Urali 72,000 1 1 100.0 % 72,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.8% 0.0%
Valan 89,000 1 1 100.0 % 89,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Valanchian 5,400 1 1 100.0 % 5,400 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Vallan 1,000 1 1 100.0 % 1,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Vannan Wayanad 200 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Velakkithalanayan 354,000 2 1 50.0 % 353,000 99.8 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Velan 86,000 1 1 100.0 % 86,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Veluthadanayar 200,000 1 1 100.0 % 200,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Vetan 72,000 1 1 100.0 % 72,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 4.9% 0.0%
Vettuvan 183,000 1 1 100.0 % 183,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Viswakarma Asari 702,000 1 1 100.0 % 702,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 14 
Viswakarma Kallan Muppan 9,300 1 1 100.0 % 9,300 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Viswakarma Kallasari 54,000 1 1 100.0 % 54,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Viswakarma Kollan 191,000 1 1 100.0 % 191,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Viswakarma Thattan 202,000 1 1 100.0 % 202,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Viswakarma Vilkurup 12,000 1 1 100.0 % 12,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Yerava 31,000 1 1 100.0 % 31,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.1% 0.0%
Totals: 101 Peoples (across countries) 36,988,000 124 97 78.2 % 28,892,000 78.1 %    Hinduism 19.8% 0.0% 615 

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