People Cluster:  Tamil What is a People Cluster?

Population
79,958,000
People Groups (Across Countries)
111
People Groups (by Country)
141
Unreached Groups (by Country)
98
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Cluster Progress
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Photo People Group Global
Population
Peoples
by Country
Unreached
by Country
% Unreached
Peoples
Popl in
Unreached
% Popl in
Unreached
Progress
Scale
Primary
Religion
% Chr
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Race
Code
Adaviar 100 1 1 100.0 % 100 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
 Adi Dravida 11,779,000 2 1 50.0 % 1,349,000 11.5 %    Hinduism 6.9% 0.0% CNN23c
 Adiyan 17,000 1 1 100.0 % 17,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.4% 0.0% CNN23c
 Agamudaiyan 1,086,000 2 2 100.0 % 1,086,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.4% 0.0% CNN23c
Agamudaiyan Mukkulattar 1,700 1 1 100.0 % 1,700 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Agamudaiyan Nattaman 696,000 1 1 100.0 % 696,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.2% 0.0% CNN23c
Agamudaiyan Udayar 8,900 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 18.4% 0.0% CNN23c
Alavan 8,000 1 1 100.0 % 8,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Ambalavasi Kambalattu 3,000 1 1 100.0 % 3,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.3% 0.0% CNN23b
Ambalavasi Tottiyan Naicker 12,000 1 1 100.0 % 12,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.8% 0.0% CNN23b
Ambattan 193,000 1 1 100.0 % 193,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.4% 0.0% CNN23c
Arwa Mala 106,000 1 1 100.0 % 106,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Bharathar 79,000 2 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 82.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Chackaravar 41,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 15.6% 0.0% CNN23c
 Chakkiliyan 1,377,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 9.1% 0.0% CNN23c
Chayakkaran 44,000 1 1 100.0 % 44,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
 Christian unspecified 1,120,000 4 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 99.8% 0.0% CNN25b
 Devendrakulathan 89,000 1 1 100.0 % 89,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Eravallan 7,000 1 1 100.0 % 7,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.3% 0.0% CNN23c
Gowdali 500 1 1 100.0 % 500 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23d
 Hill Pulayan 107,000 1 1 100.0 % 107,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.5% 0.0% CNN23c
Idayan 72,000 1 1 100.0 % 72,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
 Irular 248,000 1 1 100.0 % 248,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.3% 0.0% CNN23c
Kadaiyar 18,000 1 1 100.0 % 18,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 3.0% 0.0% CNN23c
 Kadan 4,200 1 1 100.0 % 4,200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.8% 0.0% CNN23c
 Kaikolan 2,564,000 1 1 100.0 % 2,564,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.2% 0.0% CNN23c
Kallan 1,340,000 1 1 100.0 % 1,340,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.2% 0.0% CNN23c
Karumpuram 200 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Kattunayakan 78,000 1 1 100.0 % 78,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.6% 0.0% CNN25r
Kavara 75,000 1 1 100.0 % 75,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Kavathi 26,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 16.6% 0.0% CNN23c
Kepmaris 1,300 1 1 100.0 % 1,300 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Kochu Velan 200 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism 3.9% 0.0% CNN23c
Koliyan 15,000 1 1 100.0 % 15,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 4.7% 0.0% CNN23c
 Koracha, caste 84,000 1 1 100.0 % 84,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23a
Kota 2,000 1 1 100.0 % 2,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.5% 0.0% CNN23c
Kuda Korava 1,900 1 1 100.0 % 1,900 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
 Kudumban 79,000 1 1 100.0 % 79,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.7% 0.0% CNN23c
Kunnavan 200 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
 Kuravan 516,000 2 2 100.0 % 516,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 3.9% 0.0% CNN23b
Maha Malasar 400 1 1 100.0 % 400 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.8% 0.0% CNN23c
Malai Pandaram 7,700 1 1 100.0 % 7,700 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.3% 0.0% CNN23c
Malai Vellala 200 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Malasar 10,000 1 1 100.0 % 10,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.4% 0.0% CNN23c
Maniyattikkaran 5,300 1 1 100.0 % 5,300 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Mannan, tribe 10,000 1 1 100.0 % 10,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.9% 0.0% CNN23c
Marakkan (Christian traditions) 5,400 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 100.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Marakkan (Hindu traditions) 9,400 1 1 100.0 % 9,400 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Marakkan (Muslim traditions) 800 1 1 100.0 % 800 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Marakkan Kayalam 300 1 1 100.0 % 300 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% CNN23b
 Maravan 3,444,000 2 2 100.0 % 3,444,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.4% 0.0% CNN23c
Melakkaran 100 1 1 100.0 % 100 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Mutali 44,000 1 1 100.0 % 44,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.9% 0.0% CNN23c
 Muthuvan 28,000 1 1 100.0 % 28,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.4% 0.0% CNN23c
 Nadar 4,503,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 29.9% 0.0% CNN23c
Nanjil Mudali 600 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 14.3% 0.0% CNN23c
Navithan 834,000 1 1 100.0 % 834,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Oochan 1,000 1 1 100.0 % 1,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
 Paliyan 11,000 1 1 100.0 % 11,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
 Pallan 3,517,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 15.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Palliyan 4,400 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 5.1% 0.0% CNN23c
Palliyar 4,200 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 9.6% 0.0% CNN23c
Panan 257,000 1 1 100.0 % 257,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Pandaram 30,000 1 1 100.0 % 30,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Panditattan 11,000 1 1 100.0 % 11,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Panisavan 200 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
 Pannadi 21,000 1 1 100.0 % 21,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
 Paraiyan 3,282,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 25.7% 0.0% CNN23c
Parala 500 1 1 100.0 % 500 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Pondicherry Catholic 46,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 100.0% 0.0% CNN23c
 Puthirai Vannan 46,000 1 1 100.0 % 46,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.3% 0.0% CNN23c
Sahari 200 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Sali Pattariyan 3,500 1 1 100.0 % 3,500 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23b
Samban 54,000 1 1 100.0 % 54,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.7% 0.0% CNN23c
Sayankulam 1,200 1 1 100.0 % 1,200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Semman 5,200 1 1 100.0 % 5,200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.7% 0.0% CNN23c
 Sri Lankan Moor 398,000 1 1 100.0 % 398,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
 Tamil (Christian traditions) 435,000 3 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 96.7% 0.2% CNN23c
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) 7,317,000 18 3 16.7 % 4,792,000 65.5 %    Hinduism 2.7% 1.1% CNN23c
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 4,581,000 2 2 100.0 % 4,581,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
 Tamil, Jaffna 31,000 1 1 100.0 % 31,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Tholuba Naicker 400 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 53.9% 0.0% CNN23b
Tiruvalluvar 2,800 1 1 100.0 % 2,800 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
 Toda 2,100 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 13.3% 0.0% CNN23z
 Valluvan 139,000 1 1 100.0 % 139,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Vaniyan 989,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 12.1% 0.0% CNN23c
 Vannan 1,064,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 13.8% 0.0% CNN23c
 Vanniyan 13,314,000 1 1 100.0 % 13,314,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.4% 0.0% CNN23c
Vanniyan (Lingayat traditions) 400 1 1 100.0 % 400 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.0% 0.0% CNN25
Vanniyan Agnikula 580,000 1 1 100.0 % 580,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.3% 0.0% CNN23b
Vanniyan Kalingi 38,000 1 1 100.0 % 38,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.4% 0.0% CNN23b
Vanniyan Kallaveli 151,000 1 1 100.0 % 151,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.3% 0.0% CNN23b
Vanniyan Kamakshiamma 98,000 1 1 100.0 % 98,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.1% 0.0% CNN23b
Vanniyan Kotton 14,000 1 1 100.0 % 14,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23b
Vanniyan Thigala 49,000 1 1 100.0 % 49,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.0% 0.0% CNN23b
 Vathiriyan 6,300 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 84.4% 0.0% CNN23c
Vellalan 3,015,000 2 2 100.0 % 3,015,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.7% 0.0% CNN23c
Vellalan Isai 149,000 1 1 100.0 % 149,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.7% 0.0% CNN23b
Vellalan Kongu 22,000 1 1 100.0 % 22,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.1% 0.0% CNN23b
Vellalan Mudaliar 44,000 1 1 100.0 % 44,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.1% 0.0% CNN23b
Vellalan Nanchilnattu 209,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 7.9% 0.0% CNN23b
Vellalan Nanjanad 208,000 1 1 100.0 % 208,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.1% 0.0% CNN23b
Vellalan Pattanavan 9,800 1 1 100.0 % 9,800 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23b
Vellalan Sozhia 156,000 1 1 100.0 % 156,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.1% 0.0% CNN23b
Vellalan Tondamandalam 222,000 1 1 100.0 % 222,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.8% 0.0% CNN23b
Vellalan Virakodi 125,000 1 1 100.0 % 125,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.8% 0.0% CNN23b
Vettakkaran 5,600 1 1 100.0 % 5,600 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Vettiyan 4,700 1 1 100.0 % 4,700 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Vettuvan Gounder 1,200 1 1 100.0 % 1,200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23b
 Viswakarma 8,478,000 2 2 100.0 % 8,478,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.1% 0.0% CNN23d
Yatagiri 200 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% CNN23c
Totals: 111 Peoples (across countries) 79,958,000 141 98 69.5 % 50,284,000 62.9 %    Hinduism 7.8% 0.1%  
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