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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Adi Karnataka India 2,930,000 2,930,000 Hinduism 0.51 % 59
Adi Karnataka Christian India 153,000 153,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Adiya India 800 800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ager (Hindu traditions) India 14,000 14,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Anuppan India 1,000 1,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Arasu India 47,000 47,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bagga India 500 500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Baira India 8,700 8,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Balagai India 8,500 8,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Balija (Hindu traditions) India 1,704,000 1,704,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 34
Balija Dasari India 50,000 50,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bangar India 200 200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bania Pancham India 39,000 39,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Banijiga India 720,000 720,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 14
Bant India 1,400 1,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bathada India 3,000 3,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Battal India 400 400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) India 2,474,000 2,475,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 49
Bedar Bile India 110,000 110,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Bedar Kare India 106,000 106,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Bedar Myasa India 60,000 60,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bedar Naik Makkalu India 108,000 108,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) India 1,868,000 1,879,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 37
Beldar Kannada Balija Naicker India 3,100 3,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Beldar Katani Uppara India 17,000 17,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Beldar Lonari (Hindu traditions) India 54,000 54,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Beldar Narmada Uppara India 20,000 20,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Beldar Sunkar India 20,000 20,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Beldar Toreya India 1,400 1,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Beldar Urindavan India 1,000 1,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bellara India 1,500 1,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Binapatta India 300 300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Havik India 25,000 25,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Kannada India 455,000 455,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Chalvadi India 223,000 223,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 4
Chapparband (Hindu traditions) India 6,000 6,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chenna Dasar India 74,000 74,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dakkaliga India 800 800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Devadasi India 21,000 21,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Devanga India 480,000 480,000 Hinduism 2.41 % 10
Digambara India 51,000 51,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Durgamurgi India 1,300 1,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ellamalawar India 5,000 5,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gangakula India 1,538,000 1,538,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 31
Gantichore India 4,900 4,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Godda India 2,600 2,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gondaru India 96,000 96,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Gowdulu India 9,000 9,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
Halsar India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Halwakki Wakkal India 136,000 136,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 3
 Hande Jogi India 28,000 28,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Hasla India 1,200 1,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Holaya India 801,000 801,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 16
Holaya Dasar India 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Illiger India 100 100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Iruliga India 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 1
Kadia (Hindu traditions) India 149,000 149,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Kadu Kuruba India 23,000 23,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 1
 Kaikadi India 332,000 332,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
Kalavant India 10,000 10,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kanarese Malaysia 59,000 83,000 Hinduism 3.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kanarese New Zealand 1,500 83,000 Hinduism 3.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kanarese Singapore 22,000 83,000 Hinduism 4.00 % 0.00 % 1
Khetri India 200 200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kichagara India 200 200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Koosa India 200 200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Koracha, caste India 77,000 77,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 2
 Korama India 215,000 215,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 4
Korama Kunchi India 50,000 50,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kotegar India 6,600 6,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kudavakkal India 5,800 5,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kulama India 200 200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kunchatiga India 372,000 372,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Kuruba India 4,101,000 4,101,000 Hinduism 1.04 % 82
 Lingayat India 3,346,000 3,346,000 Ethnic Religions 0.01 % 67
Machala India 200 200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Malanaickan India 100 100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Maleru India 500 500 Hinduism 1.02 % 1
Malvaru India 200 200 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Masan Jogi India 32,000 32,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 1
Meda India 44,000 44,000 Hinduism 0.11 % 1
 Moger India 122,000 122,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Moger Moyon India 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mudhar India 200 200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mukri India 14,000 14,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mundala India 28,000 28,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Nagartha India 52,000 52,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Naikda India 3,763,000 3,763,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 75
Nalakeyava India 6,200 6,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Natakani India 100 100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pale India 9,400 9,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Patvekari (Hindu traditions) India 28,000 28,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Raddi India 75,000 75,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Rainudas India 400 400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Raneyar India 3,600 3,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Raya Rawat India 2,400 2,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sada India 17,000 17,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sali India 1,020,000 1,023,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 20
Samagara India 89,000 89,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Sardar (Hindu traditions) India 4,000 4,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Shinligar India 6,400 6,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Siddi (Hindu traditions) India 9,400 9,400 Hinduism 31.05 % -
Sillekyatha India 35,000 35,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Soligaru India 33,000 33,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 1
Sonar Bail Pattur India 400 400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Vakkaliga India 6,332,000 6,332,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 127
Vakkaliga Gangadikara India 531,000 531,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
Vakkaliga Kappiliyan India 5,500 5,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Vakkaliga Kunchitiga India 239,000 239,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Viswakarma Panchal India 91,000 91,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
  Totals:  110           108     769
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Adi Andhra India 304,000 305,000 Hinduism 0.84 % 6
Adi Andhra Christian India 26,000 26,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Adi Dravida India 8,480,000 8,480,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 170
Adi Dravida Christian India 578,000 578,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Adiyan India 17,000 17,000 Hinduism 0.75 % 1
Agani India 500 500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Agri India 433,000 433,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Ajna India 41,000 41,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Alambadi Kurichchan India 43,000 43,000 Hinduism 4.62 % 1
 Amma Kodaga India 2,000 2,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Andh India 484,000 484,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 10
Anduran India 2,500 2,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Anglo India 133,000 151,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Ansari India 10,463,000 16,369,000 Islam 0.00 % 209
Aray Mala India 4,200 4,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Arunthathiyar India 1,011,000 1,011,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 20
Ayyanavar India 16,000 16,000 Hinduism 2.68 % 1
 Badaga India 217,000 217,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 4
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) India 6,414,000 6,452,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 128
 Bagata India 145,000 145,000 Hinduism 0.69 % 3
 Baghban (Muslim traditions) India 17,000 251,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) India 3,461,000 3,894,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 69
Bakad India 6,000 6,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bakuda India 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Balasantoshi India 28,000 28,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Balija (Muslim traditions) India 1,000 1,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Balija Bogam India 74,000 74,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Balija Bolla India 70,000 70,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
Balija Gopanthi India 7,800 7,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Balija Musugu India 21,000 21,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bandi (Hindu traditions) India 4,800 4,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania India 28,753,000 28,965,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 575
 Bania Agarwal India 4,903,000 4,942,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 98
Bania Chaturth India 31,000 31,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania Chetti India 733,000 739,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 15
Bania Irupathi Nalu Manai Chetti India 32,000 32,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania Komti India 1,768,000 1,768,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 35
 Bania Porwal India 321,000 323,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
Bania Ummad India 292,000 292,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) India 6,028,000 6,029,000 Hinduism 0.39 % 121
Banjara Rathod (Hindu traditions) India 415,000 415,000 Hinduism 1.16 % 8
Banna India 300 300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Barda India 3,400 3,400 Hinduism 0.62 % 1
Bariki India 6,300 6,300 Hinduism 0.62 % 1
 Basor India 920,000 920,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 18
 Bauri India 1,954,000 1,964,000 Hinduism 0.30 % 39
 Bavcha India 4,600 4,600 Hinduism 0.08 % 1
Bawtar India 100 100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bedar Kakamundi India 98,000 98,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Bedar Kashmir (Muslim traditions) India 3,800 5,600 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) India 536,000 573,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 11
Beldar Mith Gauda India 1,300 1,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhampta India 43,000 43,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bhand (Hindu traditions) India 33,000 33,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhandari India 629,000 629,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 13
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) India 135,000 215,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Bhansala India 272,000 274,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) India 1,186,000 1,187,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 24
 Bharia Bhumia India 317,000 317,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 6
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) India 1,357,000 1,372,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 27
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) India 231,000 231,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Bhavin India 900 900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bhavit India 9,200 9,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhil India 16,673,000 17,130,000 Hinduism 0.76 % 333
 Bhil Barela India 988,000 988,000 Hinduism 1.07 % 20
Bhil Mankar India 225,000 225,000 Hinduism 0.64 % 4
Bhil Mavchi (Hindu traditions) India 493,000 493,000 Hinduism 1.09 % 10
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) India 6,288,000 6,440,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 126
Bhottada India 451,000 451,000 Hinduism 0.25 % 9
Bhumia India 155,000 155,000 Hinduism 0.10 % 3
Bhunjia India 26,000 27,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 1
Bidur India 344,000 344,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Bind India 976,000 1,054,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 20
 Binjhia India 176,000 182,000 Hinduism 0.45 % 4
 Boya India 3,966,000 3,982,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 79
 Brahmin Sri Lanka 101,000 62,164,000 Hinduism 0.23 % 2
 Brahmin India 58,307,000 62,164,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 1166
 Brahmin Chitpavan India 473,000 473,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Brahmin Christian India 4,800 5,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Brahmin Deshastha India 561,000 561,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
Brahmin Devarukha India 32,000 32,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Gaud Saraswat India 279,000 279,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Brahmin Gaur India 2,939,000 2,970,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 59
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur India 264,000 264,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Brahmin Indian Tamil Sri Lanka 31,000 31,000 Hinduism 0.45 % 1
 Brahmin Joshi India 352,000 356,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Brahmin Kanaujia India 4,145,000 4,157,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 83
Brahmin Karhada India 80,000 80,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Brahmin Khandelwal India 269,000 271,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Brahmin Maha India 178,000 179,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Brahmin Mahratta India 459,000 459,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Brahmin Marathi India 102,000 102,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Brahmin Mewada India 96,000 96,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Brahmin Mukkaniyar India 25,000 25,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Nambudiri India 93,000 93,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Brahmin Ojha India 47,000 47,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Potti India 28,000 28,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Prathamusakha India 23,000 23,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Sanadhya India 2,666,000 2,667,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 53
 Brahmin Saraswat India 562,000 570,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
 Brahmin Sawaria India 4,099,000 4,104,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 82
Brahmin Velanadu India 117,000 117,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Budaga Jangam India 302,000 302,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 6
Byagara India 12,000 12,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Byari (Beary) India 433,000 433,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Chain India 499,000 524,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 10
 Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditions) India 850,000 877,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 17
Chaliyan India 5,700 5,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) India 47,045,000 47,455,000 Hinduism 1.23 % 941
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) India 1,563,000 1,564,000 Other / Small 0.62 % 31
Chandala India 7,000 7,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Charodi India 4,700 4,700 Hinduism 3.61 % 1
 Chenchu India 70,000 70,000 Hinduism 1.79 % 1
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) India 370,000 370,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
Cherumar Christian India 455,000 455,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) India 443,000 443,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Chitrakar (Hindu traditions) India 61,000 61,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 1
 Chodhara India 8,500 8,500 Hinduism 0.17 % 1
 Christian India 1,203,000 1,516,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) India 114,000 114,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Dakkal India 5,600 5,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) India 2,884,000 2,892,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 58
Darzi Namdev (Hindu traditions) India 102,000 102,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Devadiga (Hindu traditions) India 150,000 150,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Devadiga Kalavant India 7,000 7,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Devipujak Vaghri (Hindu traditions) India 554,000 561,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 11
 Dhangar Bharwad India 2,756,000 2,770,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 55
 Dhanka India 415,000 415,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 8
 Dhanwar India 63,000 63,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 1
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) India 11,775,000 12,080,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 235
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) India 956,000 2,185,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 19
Dhobi Parit India 247,000 247,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Dhodia India 674,000 681,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 13
 Dhor India 148,000 148,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 3
Dom India 73,000 73,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
 Dom (Hindu traditions) India 2,128,000 2,165,000 Hinduism 0.09 % 43
 Dubla India 671,000 671,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 13
 Dudekula India 9,000 9,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Eravallan India 7,700 7,700 Hinduism 0.23 % 1
 Gamit India 451,000 455,000 Hinduism 10.34 % -
 Gandla India 73,000 73,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Garoda (Hindu traditions) India 125,000 125,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
Garoda (Muslim traditions) India 800 800 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gatti India 6,400 6,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gauda India 1,989,000 1,989,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 40
Gauda, tribe India 106,000 106,000 Hinduism 42.89 % -
Gawli India 18,000 18,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ghadasi India 8,500 8,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ghadi India 6,100 6,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Ghisadi India 19,000 19,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Giddikki India 71,000 71,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Goanese India 558,000 645,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Gond India 14,074,000 14,080,000 Hinduism 0.80 % 281
 Gondhali India 58,000 58,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gopal India 37,000 37,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gosain India 1,537,000 1,540,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 31
 Gosangi (Hindu traditions) India 31,000 31,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gowdali India 500 500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gudigar India 2,900 2,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) India 7,067,000 7,323,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 141
 Hadi India 961,000 1,019,000 Hinduism 0.48 % 19
 Hajam India 1,958,000 4,525,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 39
 Hakki Pikki India 25,000 26,000 Hinduism 0.81 % 1
 Halba India 720,000 720,000 Hinduism 0.30 % 14
Halleer India 4,400 4,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Hanabar India 75,000 75,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Harkantra India 20,000 20,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Hasalaru India 25,000 25,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 1
 Hatkar India 347,000 347,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Ho India 1,062,000 1,128,000 Unknown 2.37 % 21
 Holar India 161,000 161,000 Hinduism 0.36 % 3
 Ilavan India 5,711,000 5,784,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 114
Ilavan Christian India 116,000 126,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Irular India 222,000 222,000 Hinduism 0.31 % 4
Jaggali India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.45 % 1
Jambuvulu India 20,000 20,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jenu Kuruba India 47,000 47,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
 Jingar India 67,000 67,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) India 3,138,000 3,731,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 63
Kachari (Hindu traditions) India 82,000 82,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) India 5,848,000 5,848,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 117
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) India 8,006,000 8,140,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 160
 Kaikolan India 2,413,000 2,491,000 Hinduism 0.24 % 48
 Kakkalan India 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) India 3,879,000 3,881,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 78
 Kalal Idiga India 1,747,000 1,747,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 35
Kalladi India 40,000 40,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kamar India 30,000 32,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 1
Kamathi India 212,000 212,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Kammara India 119,000 119,000 Hinduism 0.72 % 2
Kanai India 60,000 60,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kanakkan India 252,000 252,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 5
Kanate India 500 500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kancha Vakkal India 200 200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kaniyan India 97,000 97,000 Hinduism 0.48 % 2
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) India 209,000 213,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 4
 Kaora India 290,000 295,000 Hinduism 0.74 % 6
 Kapu India 15,033,000 15,034,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 301
 Kapu Reddi India 3,520,000 3,520,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 70
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) India 644,000 654,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 13
Kasar Otari India 22,000 22,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kathodi India 309,000 309,000 Hinduism 0.31 % 6
Kattunayakan India 66,000 66,000 Hinduism 0.49 % 1
Kavara India 72,000 72,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kawar India 976,000 980,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 20
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) India 7,667,000 9,524,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 153
 Khairwar India 414,000 415,000 Hinduism 0.24 % 8
Kharia India 744,000 756,000 Hinduism 31.59 % -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) India 408,000 409,000 Hinduism 0.23 % 8
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) India 2,231,000 2,232,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 45
 Kodava India 112,000 112,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kokna India 1,070,000 1,070,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 21
 Kol India 1,741,000 1,743,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 35
 Kolhati India 28,000 28,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Koli (Hindu traditions) India 2,217,000 2,259,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 44
 Koli Dhor India 443,000 443,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 9
 Koli Mahadev India 1,656,000 1,671,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 33
 Koli Malhar India 308,000 308,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 6
Kolowar India 238,000 238,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 5
Kolupulvandlu India 2,100 2,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Komarpaik India 26,000 26,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Konda Kapu India 21,000 21,000 Hinduism 2.99 % 1
 Konda Reddi India 121,000 121,000 Hinduism 0.91 % 2
Koracha, tribal India 17,000 17,000 Hinduism 1.01 % 1
 Kori India 2,554,000 2,576,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 51
 Korku India 1,028,000 1,030,000 Hinduism 0.31 % 21
 Korwa India 444,000 446,000 Hinduism 1.09 % 9
 Koshti India 1,076,000 1,076,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 22
Kota India 700 700 Hinduism 1.79 % 1
 Koya India 775,000 775,000 Hinduism 0.81 % 15
Kudiya India 3,000 3,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 1
 Kudumi India 285,000 285,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Kui Khond India 1,817,000 1,822,000 Hinduism 9.22 % -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) India 15,366,000 15,702,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 307
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) India 17,950,000 17,963,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 359
Kunbi Anjna India 382,000 382,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 8
 Kunbi Konkani India 660,000 660,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 13
Kunbi, tribe India 4,400 4,400 Hinduism 30.54 % -
 Kuravan (Hindu traditions) India 421,000 425,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 8
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) India 18,684,000 18,972,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 374
 Kuruman India 56,000 56,000 Hinduism 0.39 % 1
Lingader India 5,300 5,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) India 6,541,000 6,573,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 131
 Lohana India 576,000 576,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 12
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) India 9,287,000 9,577,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 186
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) India 614,000 2,699,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) India 3,132,000 3,231,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 63
Madari (Hindu traditions) India 257,000 257,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Madiga (Christian traditions) India 629,000 629,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) India 7,677,000 7,677,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 154
 Madiga (Muslim traditions) India 3,000 3,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Maha Malasar India 300 300 Hinduism 3.24 % 1
 Mahar India 9,419,000 9,430,000 Buddhism 0.13 % 188
Mahar (Christian traditions) India 410,000 410,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Mahratta India 30,423,000 30,428,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 608
 Mahratta Kunbi India 7,564,000 7,580,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 151
 Mahratta Shinde India 547,000 547,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
Maila India 2,600 2,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mal (Hindu traditions) India 1,758,000 1,783,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 35
 Mala (Christian traditions) India 438,000 438,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) India 5,605,000 5,605,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 112
 Mala Dasari India 30,000 30,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mala Jangam India 12,000 12,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mala Sanyasi India 800 800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Malabar Catholic India 2,621,000 2,621,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Malai Vedan India 16,000 16,000 Hinduism 2.52 % 1
Malaikudi India 9,200 9,200 Hinduism 0.13 % 1
Malakkuravan India 20,000 20,000 Hinduism 0.43 % 1
Malasar India 9,600 9,600 Hinduism 0.15 % 1
Malava India 20,000 20,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Malayali India 368,000 1,401,000 Hinduism 0.11 % 7
Malayekandi India 1,700 1,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mali (Hindu traditions) India 9,762,000 9,909,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 195
Malto India 187,000 222,000 Hinduism 14.11 % -
Manbhav India 26,000 26,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mang Garodi India 79,000 79,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Mangala India 1,875,000 1,876,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 38
Manne India 43,000 43,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Marata India 86,000 86,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Maravan India 3,160,000 3,258,000 Hinduism 2.46 % 63
Masthi India 2,000 2,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Matang (Christian traditions) India 180,000 180,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) India 2,565,000 2,565,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 51
Mavilan India 35,000 35,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Megh (Hindu traditions) India 3,925,000 3,967,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 79
Mitha Ayyalvar India 3,300 3,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) India 1,926,000 2,203,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 39
 Moghal India 1,729,000 3,040,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 35
 Munda India 3,637,000 3,781,000 Hinduism 20.43 % -
 Muthuvan India 24,000 24,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 1
Nadar (Christian traditions) India 1,257,000 1,266,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) India 2,957,000 2,982,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 59
 Nadia India 54,000 54,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nai (Hindu traditions) India 11,681,000 11,833,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 234
 Nair India 6,610,000 6,614,000 Hinduism 0.25 % 132
Nalkadaya India 2,800 2,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nat (Hindu traditions) India 490,000 507,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
Navait India 56,000 73,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Navithan India 782,000 803,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 16
 Nayadi India 84,000 84,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Oraon India 4,411,000 4,570,000 Hinduism 26.43 % -
Padiar India 1,200 1,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pagi India 500 500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Paliya India 120,000 189,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) India 2,435,000 2,481,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 49
Palliyan India 6,200 6,200 Hinduism 4.81 % 1
Palliyar India 5,800 5,800 Hinduism 7.76 % -
Palluvan India 6,500 6,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pambada India 4,000 4,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pan India 1,341,000 1,345,000 Hinduism 0.39 % 27
 Panchama India 3,000 3,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pandaram India 28,000 28,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Panditattan India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pangul India 21,000 21,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Panika India 1,054,000 1,054,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 21
 Paniyan India 99,000 99,000 Hinduism 0.38 % 2
Panniandi India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) India 780,000 796,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) India 2,175,000 2,276,000 Hinduism 0.18 % 43
Paravan (Hindu traditions) India 87,000 89,000 Hinduism 0.11 % 2
 Pardhan India 313,000 313,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 6
 Pardhi India 360,000 360,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 7
Parhaiya India 31,000 34,000 Hinduism 0.78 % 1
Parja India 485,000 485,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 10
 Pashtun, Pathan India 11,317,000 11,533,000 Islam 0.00 % 226
 Patelia India 118,000 119,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 2
 Patharwat India 36,000 36,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Patralu India 119,000 119,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Patvekari (Muslim traditions) India 1,000 1,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Perka India 191,000 191,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Pichakuntla India 42,000 42,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pindara India 68,000 78,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pinjara India 3,258,000 3,491,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 65
Prabhu Kayastha India 271,000 271,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Pulayan India 1,044,000 1,049,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 21
 Raigar India 884,000 884,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 18
Rajpur India 50,000 50,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) India 45,070,000 45,151,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 901
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) India 2,858,000 20,001,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 57
 Raju India 585,000 585,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 12
Ramoshi India 313,000 313,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) India 347,000 347,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Rathawa India 645,000 650,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 13
 Ravalia India 524,000 526,000 Hinduism 1.04 % 10
 Razu India 467,000 467,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Sali Pattariyan India 3,300 3,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Samban India 21,000 22,000 Hinduism 1.01 % 1
 Santal India 7,532,000 8,212,000 Hinduism 5.77 % -
Sapari India 200 200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Satani India 427,000 427,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Sayyid India 7,745,000 16,885,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 155
Sayyid Husaini India 406,000 509,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Shaikh India 84,587,000 232,851,000 Islam 0.00 % 1692
Shaikh Faruqi India 786,000 786,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 16
 Shaikh Qureshi India 7,979,000 8,752,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 160
 Shaikh Siddiqi India 7,439,000 7,443,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 149
 Siddi (Muslim traditions) India 13,000 13,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) India 73,000 73,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) India 45,000 53,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Silawat (Hindu traditions) India 69,000 69,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sindhollu India 6,500 6,500 Hinduism 0.39 % 1
 Soligar India 6,200 6,200 Hinduism 0.54 % 1
Somvanshi India 489,000 489,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) India 7,674,000 7,761,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 153
Sudra India 5,700 5,700 Hinduism 2.35 % 1
Sunri (Muslim traditions) India 14,000 14,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) India 414,000 623,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 8
Swetambara India 43,000 43,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Syrian Christian India 3,653,000 3,654,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Takari India 700 700 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) India 1,832,000 2,137,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 37
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) India 147,000 243,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Targala India 35,000 35,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Teli (Hindu traditions) India 18,532,000 19,027,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 371
 Thadou India 215,000 215,000 Christianity 97.89 % -
 Thakkar India 578,000 584,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 12
Thandan (Christian traditions) India 12,000 12,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Thandan (Hindu traditions) India 229,000 229,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Tharu India 508,000 2,137,000 Hinduism 1.31 % 10
 Thori (Hindu traditions) India 935,000 935,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 19
 Thoti, caste India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) India 15,000 15,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tirmali India 14,000 14,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Toda India 2,200 2,200 Hinduism 11.14 % -
 Urali India 70,000 70,000 Hinduism 2.50 % 1
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) India 3,559,000 3,566,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 71
Valmiki (Balmiki) Mehtar India 126,000 126,000 Hinduism 0.86 % 3
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) India 5,206,000 6,951,000 Hinduism 2.04 % 104
Vaniyan India 930,000 947,000 Hinduism 11.96 % -
 Vanjara India 937,000 937,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 19
Vannan (Christian traditions) India 136,000 140,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Vannan (Hindu traditions) India 859,000 884,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 17
 Vanniyan India 12,562,000 12,598,000 Hinduism 1.44 % 251
Vanniyan Agnikula India 579,000 579,000 Hinduism 1.30 % 12
 Varli India 1,230,000 1,234,000 Hinduism 1.42 % 25
Vasudev India 15,000 15,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Velama India 429,000 429,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 9
Velip India 32,000 32,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 1
Vellalan India 2,526,000 2,556,000 Hinduism 3.12 % 51
 Viswakarma India 7,583,000 7,590,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 152
 Viswakarma Asari India 690,000 690,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 14
 Viswakarma Kollan India 189,000 189,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Viswakarma Thattan India 200,000 200,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Vitholia India 25,000 25,000 Hinduism 5.96 % -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) India 58,008,000 59,231,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 1160
 Yadav Dhindhor India 1,519,000 1,534,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 30
Yadav Ghosi India 1,545,000 1,547,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 31
 Yadav Gola India 4,851,000 4,856,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 97
 Yenadi India 667,000 667,000 Hinduism 0.81 % 13
Yerava India 31,000 31,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 1
 Yerukula India 532,000 532,000 Hinduism 1.77 % 11
  Totals:  411           379     17,702

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