People Cluster:  Tamil What is a People Cluster?

Population
76,949,000
People Groups (Across Countries)
91
People Groups (by Country)
122
Unreached Groups (by Country)
84
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Photo People Group Global
Population
Progress
Scale
% Chr
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Peoples
by Country
Unreached
by Country
% Unreached
Peoples
Popl in
Unreached
% Popl in
Unreached
Primary
Religion
Ethnic
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Adaviar 100 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 100 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
 Adi Dravida 11,573,000 5.72% 0.00% 2 1 50.0 % 1,343,000 11.6 %    Hinduism CNN23c
 Adiyan 17,000 0.55% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 17,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
 Agamudaiyan 1,060,000 0.35% 0.00% 2 2 100.0 % 1,060,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Alavan 7,900 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 7,900 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Ambattan 186,000 2.33% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 186,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Arwa Mala 103,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 103,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Bharathar 78,000 82.03% 0.00% 2 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity CNN23c
Brahmin, Iyer 314,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 314,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23
Brahmin, Sholiar 49,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 49,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23
Brahmin, Tamil 528,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 528,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Brahmin, Vadama 46,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 46,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23
Chackaravar 40,000 15.44% 0.00% 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Chakkiliyan 1,345,000 6.89% 0.00% 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Chayakkaran 41,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 41,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
 Christian unspecified 1,582,000 100.00% 0.00% 4 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity CNN25b
 Devendrakulathan 87,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 87,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Eravallan 6,800 0.20% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 6,800 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Gowdali 500 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 500 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23d
Hill Pulayan 105,000 0.48% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 105,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Idayan 64,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 64,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
 Irular 243,000 0.01% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 243,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Kadaiyar 17,000 3.03% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 17,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Kadan 4,100 0.11% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 4,100 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
 Kaikolan 2,503,000 0.17% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 2,503,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Kallan 1,304,000 0.15% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 1,304,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Karumpuram 200 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Kattunayakan 76,000 0.12% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 76,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN25r
Kavara 74,000 0.02% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 74,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Kavathi 26,000 16.17% 0.00% 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Kepmaris 1,300 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 1,300 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Kochu Velan 200 4.50% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Koliyan 14,000 4.54% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 14,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Koracha, caste 82,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 82,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23a
Kota 2,000 0.67% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 2,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Kuda Korava 1,800 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 1,800 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
 Kudumban 77,000 2.55% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 77,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Kunnavan 200 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
 Kuravan 502,000 3.74% 0.00% 2 2 100.0 % 502,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23b
Maha Malasar 400 3.58% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 400 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Malai Pandaram 7,200 0.14% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 7,200 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Malai Vellala 200 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Malasar 10,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 10,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Maniyattikkaran 5,200 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 5,200 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Mannan, tribe 10,000 0.16% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 10,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Marakkan (Christian traditions) 5,200 100.00% 0.00% 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity CNN23c
Marakkan (Hindu traditions) 8,900 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 8,900 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Marakkan (Muslim traditions) 700 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 700 100.0 %    Islam CNN23c
 Maravan 3,358,000 1.98% 0.00% 2 2 100.0 % 3,358,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Melakkaran 100 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 100 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Mutali 43,000 2.78% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 43,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
 Muthuvan 28,000 0.22% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 28,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
 Nadar 4,400,000 28.97% 0.00% 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Nanjil Mudali 600 12.72% 0.00% 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Navithan 814,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 814,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Oochan 1,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 1,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
 Paliyan 10,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 10,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Pallan 3,442,000 14.69% 0.00% 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Palliyan 4,300 5.50% 0.00% 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Palliyar 4,100 0.76% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 4,100 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Panan 252,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 252,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Pandaram 27,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 27,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Panditattan 10,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 10,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Panisavan 200 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
 Pannadi 20,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 20,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
 Paraiyan 3,209,000 25.69% 0.00% 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Parala 500 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 500 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Pondicherry Catholic 45,000 100.00% 0.00% 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity CNN23c
 Puthirai Vannan 45,000 0.21% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 45,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Sahari 200 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Samban 53,000 0.64% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 53,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Sayankulam 1,100 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 1,100 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Semman 5,100 0.66% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 5,100 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
 Sri Lankan Moor 397,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 397,000 100.0 %    Islam CNN23c
 Tamil (Christian traditions) 433,000 96.73% 0.18% 3 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity CNN23c
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) 7,260,000 2.67% 1.10% 19 4 21.1 % 4,771,000 65.7 %    Hinduism CNN23c
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 4,360,000 0.00% 0.00% 2 2 100.0 % 4,360,000 100.0 %    Islam CNN23c
 Tamil, Jaffna 31,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 31,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Tiruvalluvar 2,800 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 2,800 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
 Toda 2,000 1.18% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 2,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23z
 Valluvan 136,000 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 136,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Vaniyan 950,000 13.54% 0.00% 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Vannan 1,042,000 12.67% 0.00% 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
 Vanniyan 13,094,000 0.89% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 13,094,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Vanniyan, Lingayat 400 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 400 100.0 %    Other / Small CNN25
 Vathiriyan 6,100 84.93% 0.00% 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity CNN23c
Vellalan 2,898,000 2.44% 0.00% 2 2 100.0 % 2,898,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Vettakkaran 5,500 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 5,500 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Vettiyan 4,600 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 4,600 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
 Viswakarma 8,346,000 0.12% 0.00% 2 2 100.0 % 8,346,000 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23d
Yatagiri 200 0.00% 0.00% 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism CNN23c
Totals: 91 Peoples (across countries) 76,949,000 8.12% 0.10% 122 84 68.9 % 47,624,000 61.9 %    Hinduism  
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