People Cluster:  Tamil What is a People Cluster?

Population
75,917,000
People Groups (Across Countries)
111
People Groups (by Country)
141
Unreached Groups (by Country)
99
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Adaviar 100 1 1 100.0 % 100 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Adi Dravida 11,168,000 2 1 50.0 % 1,349,000 12.1 %    Hinduism 6.8% 0.0% 26 
 Adiyan 16,000 1 1 100.0 % 16,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.4% 0.0%
 Agamudaiyan 1,033,000 2 2 100.0 % 1,033,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.4% 0.0% 20 
Agamudaiyan Mukkulattar 1,600 1 1 100.0 % 1,600 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Agamudaiyan Nattaman 655,000 1 1 100.0 % 655,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.2% 0.0% 13 
Agamudaiyan Udayar 8,400 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 18.4% 0.0% -
Alavan 7,600 1 1 100.0 % 7,600 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Ambalavasi Kambalattu 2,800 1 1 100.0 % 2,800 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.3% 0.0%
Ambalavasi Tottiyan Naicker 11,000 1 1 100.0 % 11,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.8% 0.0%
Ambattan 182,000 1 1 100.0 % 182,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.4% 0.0%
Arwa Mala 100,000 1 1 100.0 % 100,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Bharathar 75,000 2 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 82.0% 0.0% -
Chackaravar 39,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 15.6% 0.0% -
 Chakkiliyan 1,295,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 9.1% 0.0% -
Chayakkaran 41,000 1 1 100.0 % 41,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Christian unspecified 1,046,000 4 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 99.8% 0.0% -
 Devendrakulathan 83,000 1 1 100.0 % 83,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Eravallan 6,500 1 1 100.0 % 6,500 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.3% 0.0%
Gowdali 500 1 1 100.0 % 500 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Hill Pulayan 101,000 1 1 100.0 % 101,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.5% 0.0%
Idayan 68,000 1 1 100.0 % 68,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Irular 234,000 1 1 100.0 % 234,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.3% 0.0%
Kadaiyar 17,000 1 1 100.0 % 17,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 3.0% 0.0%
 Kadan 3,900 1 1 100.0 % 3,900 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.8% 0.0%
 Kaikolan 2,413,000 1 1 100.0 % 2,413,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.2% 0.0% 48 
Kallan 1,261,000 1 1 100.0 % 1,261,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.2% 0.0% 25 
Karumpuram 100 1 1 100.0 % 100 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Kattunayakan 73,000 1 1 100.0 % 73,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.6% 0.0%
Kavara 71,000 1 1 100.0 % 71,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Kavathi 25,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 16.6% 0.0% -
Kepmaris 1,200 1 1 100.0 % 1,200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Kochu Velan 100 1 1 100.0 % 100 100.0 %    Hinduism 3.9% 0.0%
Koliyan 14,000 1 1 100.0 % 14,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 4.7% 0.0%
 Koracha, caste 79,000 1 1 100.0 % 79,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Kota 1,800 1 1 100.0 % 1,800 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.5% 0.0%
Kuda Korava 1,800 1 1 100.0 % 1,800 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Kudumban 75,000 1 1 100.0 % 75,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.7% 0.0%
Kunnavan 200 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Kuravan 485,000 2 2 100.0 % 485,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 3.9% 0.0% 10 
Maha Malasar 400 1 1 100.0 % 400 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.8% 0.0%
Malai Pandaram 7,200 1 1 100.0 % 7,200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.3% 0.0%
Malai Vellala 200 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Malasar 9,600 1 1 100.0 % 9,600 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.4% 0.0%
Maniyattikkaran 5,000 1 1 100.0 % 5,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Mannan, tribe 9,500 1 1 100.0 % 9,500 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.9% 0.0%
Marakkan (Christian traditions) 5,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 100.0% 0.0% -
Marakkan (Hindu traditions) 8,800 1 1 100.0 % 8,800 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Marakkan (Muslim traditions) 700 1 1 100.0 % 700 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0%
Marakkan Kayalam 300 1 1 100.0 % 300 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0%
 Maravan 3,247,000 2 2 100.0 % 3,247,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.4% 0.0% 64 
Melakkaran 100 1 1 100.0 % 100 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Mutali 41,000 1 1 100.0 % 41,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.9% 0.0%
 Muthuvan 27,000 1 1 100.0 % 27,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.4% 0.0%
 Nadar 4,237,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 29.9% 0.0% -
Nanjil Mudali 600 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 14.3% 0.0% -
Navithan 785,000 1 1 100.0 % 785,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 15 
Oochan 1,000 1 1 100.0 % 1,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Paliyan 10,000 1 1 100.0 % 10,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Pallan 3,312,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 15.0% 0.0% -
Palliyan 4,100 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 5.1% 0.0% -
Palliyar 3,900 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 9.6% 0.0% -
Panan 242,000 1 1 100.0 % 242,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Pandaram 28,000 1 1 100.0 % 28,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Panditattan 11,000 1 1 100.0 % 11,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Panisavan 200 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Pannadi 19,000 1 1 100.0 % 19,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Paraiyan 3,088,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 25.7% 0.0% -
Parala 500 1 1 100.0 % 500 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Pondicherry Catholic 43,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 100.0% 0.0% -
 Puthirai Vannan 43,000 1 1 100.0 % 43,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.3% 0.0%
Sahari 100 1 1 100.0 % 100 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Sali Pattariyan 3,300 1 1 100.0 % 3,300 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Samban 51,000 1 1 100.0 % 51,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.7% 0.0%
Sayankulam 1,100 1 1 100.0 % 1,100 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Semman 4,800 1 1 100.0 % 4,800 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.7% 0.0%
 Sri Lankan Moor 398,000 1 1 100.0 % 398,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0%
 Tamil (Christian traditions) 435,000 3 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 98.7% 0.2% -
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) 7,317,000 18 3 16.7 % 4,792,000 65.5 %    Hinduism 2.7% 1.1% 96 
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 4,382,000 2 2 100.0 % 4,382,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 87 
 Tamil, Jaffna 31,000 1 1 100.0 % 31,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Tholuva Naicker 400 1 1 100.0 % 400 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Tiruvalluvar 2,700 1 1 100.0 % 2,700 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Toda 1,900 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 12.7% 0.0% -
 Valluvan 130,000 1 1 100.0 % 130,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Vaniyan 930,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 12.1% 0.0% -
 Vannan 1,002,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 13.9% 0.0% -
 Vanniyan 12,529,000 1 1 100.0 % 12,529,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.4% 0.0% 250 
Vanniyan (Lingayat traditions) 400 1 1 100.0 % 400 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.0% 0.0%
Vanniyan Agnikula 547,000 1 1 100.0 % 547,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.3% 0.0% 10 
Vanniyan Kalingi 35,000 1 1 100.0 % 35,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.4% 0.0%
Vanniyan Kallaveli 142,000 1 1 100.0 % 142,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 3.8% 0.0%
Vanniyan Kamakshiamma 93,000 1 1 100.0 % 93,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.1% 0.0%
Vanniyan Kotton 13,000 1 1 100.0 % 13,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Vanniyan Thigala 46,000 1 1 100.0 % 46,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.0% 0.0%
 Vathiriyan 5,900 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 84.0% 0.0% -
Vellalan 2,856,000 2 2 100.0 % 2,856,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.8% 0.0% 56 
Vellalan Isai 140,000 1 1 100.0 % 140,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.7% 0.0%
Vellalan Kongu 21,000 1 1 100.0 % 21,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.1% 0.0%
Vellalan Mudaliar 41,000 1 1 100.0 % 41,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.1% 0.0%
Vellalan Nanchilnattu 197,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 7.9% 0.0% -
Vellalan Nanjanad 196,000 1 1 100.0 % 196,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.1% 0.0%
Vellalan Pattanavan 9,300 1 1 100.0 % 9,300 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Vellalan Sozhia 147,000 1 1 100.0 % 147,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.1% 0.0%
Vellalan Tondamandalam 209,000 1 1 100.0 % 209,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.8% 0.0%
Vellalan Virakodi 118,000 1 1 100.0 % 118,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.8% 0.0%
Vettakkaran 5,300 1 1 100.0 % 5,300 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Vettiyan 4,500 1 1 100.0 % 4,500 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Vettuvan Gounder 1,200 1 1 100.0 % 1,200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
 Viswakarma 7,984,000 2 2 100.0 % 7,984,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.1% 0.0% 159 
Yatagiri 200 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0%
Totals: 111 Peoples (across countries) 75,917,000 141 99 70.2 % 47,821,000 63.0 %    Hinduism 7.8% 0.1% 982 

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