People Cluster:  Malayali What is a People Cluster?

Population
37,056,000
1.1% estimated
Annual Growth Rate
People Groups (Across Countries)
106
People Groups
(by Country)
129
Unreached Groups (by Country)
99
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Population
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% Unreached
Peoples
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Unreached
% Popl in
Unreached
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Scale
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Adherent
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Evangelical
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Ajila 3,400 1 1 100.0 % 3,400 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Alambadi Kurichchan 44,000 1 1 100.0 % 44,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 4.6% 0.0% 1
Ambalavasi 169,000 2 1 50.0 % 153,000 90.5 %    Hinduism 1.7% 0.0% 3
Arandan 500 1 1 100.0 % 500 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.6% 0.0% 1
Arasar 74,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 77.6% 0.0% -
Arayan 202,000 2 1 50.0 % 201,000 99.6 %    Hinduism 1.0% 0.0% 4
Ayri 200 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Ayyanavar 16,000 1 1 100.0 % 16,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.7% 0.0% 1
Chakkan 300 1 1 100.0 % 300 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
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% 1
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) 380,000 1 1 100.0 % 380,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 8
Cheruman (Muslim traditions) 43,000 1 1 100.0 % 43,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
Cherumar Christian 467,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 100.0% 0.0% -
Chingathanar 600 1 1 100.0 % 600 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Cholanaickan 100 1 1 100.0 % 100 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Eluthassan 43,000 1 1 100.0 % 43,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Gavara 17,000 1 1 100.0 % 17,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Ilavan 6,019,000 2 1 50.0 % 5,942,000 98.7 %    Hinduism 2.2% 0.0% 119
Ilavaniyan 32,000 1 1 100.0 % 32,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Ilavathi 52,000 1 1 100.0 % 52,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Ilayathu 35,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 8.1% 0.0% -
 Kakkalan 14,000 1 1 100.0 % 14,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Kalandi 400 1 1 100.0 % 400 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Kalladi 41,000 1 1 100.0 % 41,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Kallasari 9,700 1 1 100.0 % 9,700 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Kallattu Kurup 1,000 1 1 100.0 % 1,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Kanakkan 258,000 1 1 100.0 % 258,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 5
 Kanikkaran 26,000 1 1 100.0 % 26,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.5% 0.0% 1
Kaniyan 100,000 1 1 100.0 % 100,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.5% 0.0% 2
Karimpalan 21,000 1 1 100.0 % 21,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Kathikkaran 800 1 1 100.0 % 800 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Kavuthiyan 30,000 1 1 100.0 % 30,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Keralamuthali 9,300 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% 1
Kolayiri 900 1 1 100.0 % 900 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Kollakar 1,700 1 1 100.0 % 1,700 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Kollara Karnataka 300 1 1 100.0 % 300 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Kootan 9,000 1 1 100.0 % 9,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Krishnanvak 60,000 1 1 100.0 % 60,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Kundavadiga 700 1 1 100.0 % 700 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Kurukkal 3,000 1 1 100.0 % 3,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Kuruman 58,000 1 1 100.0 % 58,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.4% 0.0% 1
Kuruman Vetta 700 1 1 100.0 % 700 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.4% 0.0% 1
Mala Vettuvan 18,000 1 1 100.0 % 18,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Malabar Catholic 2,689,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 100.0% 0.0% -
Malai Arayan 34,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 42.8% 0.0% -
 Malai Vedan 17,000 1 1 100.0 % 17,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.5% 0.0% 1
Malakkuravan 21,000 1 1 100.0 % 21,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.4% 0.0% 1
Malakuravan 1,200 1 1 100.0 % 1,200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Malayalar 900 1 1 100.0 % 900 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Malayali 1,411,000 12 2 16.7 % 405,000 28.7 %    Hinduism 14.2% 3.9% 9
Malayan, caste 36,000 2 1 50.0 % 34,000 95.8 %    Hinduism 0.5% 0.0% 1
Malayan, tribe 46,000 1 1 100.0 % 46,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.1% 0.0% 1
Malayarayar 3,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 18.4% 0.0% -
Malayekandi Vishavan 100 1 1 100.0 % 100 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Mannan, caste 283,000 1 1 100.0 % 283,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 6
 Mappila 9,262,000 2 2 100.0 % 9,262,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 186
 Mudugar 1,900 1 1 100.0 % 1,900 100.0 %    Hinduism 4.5% 0.0% 1
Mukkari 1,900 1 1 100.0 % 1,900 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Mukkuvan (Christian traditions) 41,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 100.0% 0.0% -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) 157,000 2 2 100.0 % 157,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 4
Mukkuvan (Muslim traditions) 2,700 1 1 100.0 % 2,700 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
Musari 4,000 1 1 100.0 % 4,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Muthan 7,100 1 1 100.0 % 7,100 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Nair 6,760,000 2 2 100.0 % 6,760,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.2% 0.0% 136
Nair Anthur 130,000 1 1 100.0 % 130,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 3
Navait 74,000 2 2 100.0 % 74,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 2
Palleyan 2,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 24.1% 0.0% -
Palluvan 6,700 1 1 100.0 % 6,700 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Panikkan 36,000 1 1 100.0 % 36,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Paniyan 101,000 1 1 100.0 % 101,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.4% 0.0% 2
Paravan (Hindu traditions) 91,000 2 2 100.0 % 91,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.1% 0.0% 3
Pathiyan 19,000 1 1 100.0 % 19,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Perumannan 87,000 1 1 100.0 % 87,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 2
Pulaya Vettuvan 1,100 1 1 100.0 % 1,100 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.8% 0.0% 1
 Pulayan 1,074,000 2 1 50.0 % 1,070,000 99.6 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 21
Pulayan Thanda 128,000 1 1 100.0 % 128,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 3
Pulayan Wayanad 400 1 1 100.0 % 400 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Shabi 1,700 1 1 100.0 % 1,700 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Syrian Christian 3,750,000 2 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 100.0% 0.0% -
Thandan (Christian traditions) 12,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 100.0% 0.0% -
Thandan (Hindu traditions) 235,000 1 1 100.0 % 235,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 5
Thandan Palakkad 6,200 1 1 100.0 % 6,200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Thantapulayan 5,200 1 1 100.0 % 5,200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Tiyattunni 400 1 1 100.0 % 400 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Ulladan 17,000 1 1 100.0 % 17,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 3.8% 0.0% 1
 Urali 72,000 1 1 100.0 % 72,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.5% 0.0% 1
Valan 89,000 1 1 100.0 % 89,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 2
Valanchian 5,400 1 1 100.0 % 5,400 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Vallan 1,000 1 1 100.0 % 1,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Vallon 800 1 1 100.0 % 800 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Vannan Wayanad 200 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Velakkithalanayan 357,000 2 1 50.0 % 356,000 99.8 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 7
Velan 87,000 1 1 100.0 % 87,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 2
Veluthadanayar 203,000 1 1 100.0 % 203,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 4
Vetan (Christian traditions) 3,500 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 100.0% 0.0% -
Vetan (Hindu traditions) 60,000 1 1 100.0 % 60,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Vettuvan 117,000 1 1 100.0 % 117,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 2
 Viswakarma Asari 709,000 1 1 100.0 % 709,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 14
Viswakarma Kallan Muppan 9,400 1 1 100.0 % 9,400 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Viswakarma Kallasari 54,000 1 1 100.0 % 54,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Viswakarma Kollan 193,000 1 1 100.0 % 193,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 4
Viswakarma Thattan 204,000 1 1 100.0 % 204,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 4
Viswakarma Vilkurup 12,000 1 1 100.0 % 12,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
Yerava 32,000 1 1 100.0 % 32,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.2% 0.0% 1
Totals: 106 Peoples (across countries) 37,056,000 129 99 76.7 % 28,805,000 77.7 %    Hinduism 20.0% 0.1% 628 
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