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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 2,959,000 2,959,000 Hinduism 0.51 % 59
Adi Karnataka Christian India 155,000 155,000 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 8,800 8,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Balagai India 8,600 8,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Balija (Hindu traditions) India 1,721,000 1,721,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 34
Balija Dasari India 51,000 51,000 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 727,000 727,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 15
Bant India 1,400 1,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bathada India 3,100 3,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Battal India 400 400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) India 2,499,000 2,500,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 50
Bedar Bile India 111,000 111,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Bedar Kare India 107,000 107,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Bedar Myasa India 61,000 61,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bedar Naik Makkalu India 109,000 109,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) India 1,887,000 1,899,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 38
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 55,000 55,000 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 459,000 459,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Chalvadi India 226,000 226,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 5
Chapparband (Hindu traditions) India 6,100 6,100 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 485,000 485,000 Hinduism 2.41 % 10
Digambara India 52,000 52,000 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 1,553,000 1,553,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 31
Gantichore India 5,000 5,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Godda India 2,600 2,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gondaru India 97,000 97,000 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 137,000 137,000 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 809,000 809,000 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 14,000 14,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 1
Kadia (Hindu traditions) India 151,000 151,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Kadu Kuruba India 24,000 24,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 1
 Kaikadi India 335,000 335,000 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 218,000 218,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 4
Korama Kunchi India 51,000 51,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kotegar India 6,600 6,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kudavakkal India 5,900 5,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kulama India 200 200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kunchatiga India 375,000 375,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Kuruba India 4,142,000 4,142,000 Hinduism 1.04 % 83
 Lingayat India 3,380,000 3,380,000 Ethnic Religions 0.01 % 68
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 123,000 123,000 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 3,801,000 3,801,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 76
Nalakeyava India 6,300 6,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Natakani India 100 100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pale India 9,500 9,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Patvekari (Hindu traditions) India 28,000 28,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Raddi India 76,000 76,000 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 2,500 2,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sada India 17,000 17,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sali India 1,030,000 1,033,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 21
Samagara India 90,000 90,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Sardar (Hindu traditions) India 4,000 4,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Shinligar India 6,500 6,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Siddi (Hindu traditions) India 9,500 9,500 Hinduism 31.05 % -
Sillekyatha India 36,000 36,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Soligaru India 34,000 34,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 1
Sonar Bail Pattur India 400 400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Vakkaliga India 6,395,000 6,395,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 128
Vakkaliga Gangadikara India 536,000 536,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
Vakkaliga Kappiliyan India 5,600 5,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Vakkaliga Kunchitiga India 241,000 241,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Viswakarma Panchal India 92,000 92,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
  Totals:  110           108     779
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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 307,000 308,000 Hinduism 0.84 % 6
Adi Andhra Christian India 27,000 27,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Adi Dravida India 8,564,000 8,564,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 171
Adi Dravida Christian India 584,000 584,000 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 437,000 437,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Ajna India 42,000 42,000 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 488,000 488,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 10
Anduran India 2,500 2,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Anglo India 134,000 152,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Ansari India 10,567,000 16,580,000 Islam 0.00 % 211
Aray Mala India 4,200 4,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Arunthathiyar India 1,021,000 1,021,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 20
Ayyanavar India 16,000 16,000 Hinduism 2.68 % 1
 Badaga India 219,000 219,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 4
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) India 6,477,000 6,515,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 130
 Bagata India 146,000 146,000 Hinduism 0.69 % 3
 Baghban (Muslim traditions) India 17,000 256,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) India 3,495,000 3,934,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 70
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 75,000 75,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Balija Bolla India 71,000 71,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
Balija Gopanthi India 7,900 7,900 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 29,039,000 29,254,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 581
 Bania Agarwal India 4,952,000 4,993,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 99
Bania Chaturth India 31,000 31,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania Chetti India 740,000 746,000 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 1,786,000 1,786,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 36
 Bania Porwal India 324,000 326,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
Bania Ummad India 295,000 295,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) India 6,088,000 6,089,000 Hinduism 0.39 % 122
Banjara Rathod (Hindu traditions) India 419,000 419,000 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 6,400 6,400 Hinduism 0.62 % 1
 Basor India 929,000 929,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 19
 Bauri India 1,974,000 1,984,000 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 99,000 99,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Bedar Kashmir (Muslim traditions) India 3,900 5,700 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) India 541,000 579,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 11
Beldar Mith Gauda India 1,400 1,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhampta India 44,000 44,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bhand (Hindu traditions) India 33,000 33,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhandari India 635,000 635,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 13
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) India 136,000 217,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Bhansala India 274,000 276,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) India 1,198,000 1,199,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 24
 Bharia Bhumia India 320,000 320,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 6
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) India 1,370,000 1,385,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 27
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) India 233,000 233,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Bhavin India 900 900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bhavit India 9,300 9,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhil India 16,839,000 17,305,000 Hinduism 0.76 % 337
 Bhil Barela India 998,000 998,000 Hinduism 1.07 % 20
Bhil Mankar India 227,000 227,000 Hinduism 0.64 % 5
Bhil Mavchi (Hindu traditions) India 497,000 497,000 Hinduism 1.09 % 10
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) India 6,351,000 6,506,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 127
Bhottada India 456,000 456,000 Hinduism 0.25 % 9
Bhumia India 156,000 156,000 Hinduism 0.10 % 3
Bhunjia India 27,000 28,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 1
Bidur India 347,000 347,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Bind India 986,000 1,065,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 20
 Binjhia India 178,000 184,000 Hinduism 0.45 % 4
 Boya India 4,006,000 4,022,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 80
 Brahmin Sri Lanka 101,000 62,809,000 Hinduism 0.23 % 2
 Brahmin India 58,887,000 62,809,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 1178
 Brahmin Chitpavan India 478,000 478,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
 Brahmin Christian India 4,800 5,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Brahmin Deshastha India 566,000 566,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
Brahmin Devarukha India 32,000 32,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Gaud Saraswat India 282,000 282,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Brahmin Gaur India 2,969,000 3,000,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 59
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur India 267,000 267,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Brahmin Indian Tamil Sri Lanka 31,000 31,000 Hinduism 0.45 % 1
 Brahmin Joshi India 355,000 359,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Brahmin Kanaujia India 4,186,000 4,199,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 84
Brahmin Karhada India 80,000 80,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Brahmin Khandelwal India 272,000 274,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Brahmin Maha India 180,000 181,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Brahmin Mahratta India 463,000 463,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Brahmin Marathi India 103,000 103,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Brahmin Mewada India 97,000 97,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Brahmin Mukkaniyar India 25,000 25,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Nambudiri India 94,000 94,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Brahmin Ojha India 48,000 48,000 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 2,692,000 2,693,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 54
 Brahmin Saraswat India 568,000 576,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
 Brahmin Sawaria India 4,140,000 4,145,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 83
Brahmin Velanadu India 118,000 118,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Budaga Jangam India 305,000 305,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 6
Byagara India 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Byari (Beary) India 437,000 437,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Chain India 504,000 529,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 10
 Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditions) India 858,000 885,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 17
Chaliyan India 5,700 5,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) India 47,512,000 47,929,000 Hinduism 1.23 % 950
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) India 1,578,000 1,579,000 Other / Small 0.62 % 32
Chandala India 7,100 7,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Charodi India 4,700 4,700 Hinduism 3.61 % 1
 Chenchu India 71,000 71,000 Hinduism 1.79 % 1
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) India 374,000 374,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
Cherumar Christian India 460,000 460,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) India 447,000 447,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Chitrakar (Hindu traditions) India 61,000 61,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 1
 Chodhara India 8,600 8,600 Hinduism 0.17 % 1
 Christian India 1,215,000 1,532,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) India 115,000 115,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Dakkal India 5,600 5,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) India 2,913,000 2,921,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 58
Darzi Namdev (Hindu traditions) India 103,000 103,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Devadiga (Hindu traditions) India 152,000 152,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Devadiga Kalavant India 7,100 7,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Devipujak Vaghri (Hindu traditions) India 560,000 567,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 11
 Dhangar Bharwad India 2,784,000 2,798,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 56
 Dhanka India 419,000 419,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 8
 Dhanwar India 64,000 64,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 1
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) India 11,892,000 12,202,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 238
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) India 965,000 2,217,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 19
Dhobi Parit India 250,000 250,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Dhodia India 680,000 687,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 14
 Dhor India 149,000 149,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 3
Dom (Dombara) India 73,000 73,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
 Dom (Hindu traditions) India 2,149,000 2,186,000 Hinduism 0.09 % 43
 Dubla India 677,000 677,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 14
 Dudekula India 9,100 9,100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Eravallan India 7,700 7,700 Hinduism 0.23 % 1
 Gamit India 456,000 460,000 Hinduism 10.34 % -
 Gandla India 74,000 74,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Garoda (Hindu traditions) India 126,000 126,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 3
Garoda (Muslim traditions) India 800 800 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gatti India 6,500 6,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gauda India 2,009,000 2,009,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 40
Gauda, tribe India 107,000 107,000 Hinduism 42.89 % -
Gawli India 18,000 18,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ghadasi India 8,600 8,600 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 564,000 654,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Gond India 14,214,000 14,220,000 Hinduism 0.80 % 284
 Gondhali India 59,000 59,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gopal India 37,000 37,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gosain India 1,553,000 1,556,000 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 7,137,000 7,394,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 143
 Hadi India 970,000 1,028,000 Hinduism 0.48 % 19
 Hajam India 1,978,000 4,593,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 40
 Hakki Pikki India 25,000 26,000 Hinduism 0.81 % 1
 Halba India 728,000 728,000 Hinduism 0.30 % 15
Halleer India 4,500 4,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Hanabar India 76,000 76,000 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 350,000 350,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Ho India 1,073,000 1,140,000 Unknown 2.37 % 21
 Holar India 163,000 163,000 Hinduism 0.36 % 3
 Ilavan India 5,768,000 5,841,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 115
Ilavan Christian India 117,000 128,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Irular India 224,000 224,000 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 68,000 68,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) India 3,169,000 3,768,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 63
Kachari (Hindu traditions) India 82,000 82,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) India 5,907,000 5,907,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 118
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) India 8,086,000 8,222,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 162
 Kaikolan India 2,436,000 2,514,000 Hinduism 0.24 % 49
 Kakkalan India 14,000 14,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) India 3,917,000 3,919,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 78
 Kalal Idiga India 1,764,000 1,764,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 35
Kalladi India 41,000 41,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kamar India 31,000 33,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 1
Kamathi India 214,000 214,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Kammara India 120,000 120,000 Hinduism 0.72 % 2
Kanai India 61,000 61,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kanakkan India 254,000 254,000 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 98,000 98,000 Hinduism 0.48 % 2
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) India 211,000 215,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 4
 Kaora India 293,000 298,000 Hinduism 0.74 % 6
 Kapu India 15,183,000 15,184,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 304
 Kapu Reddi India 3,555,000 3,555,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 71
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) India 650,000 660,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 13
Kasar Otari India 22,000 22,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kathodi India 312,000 312,000 Hinduism 0.31 % 6
Kattunayakan India 66,000 66,000 Hinduism 0.49 % 1
Kavara India 73,000 73,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kawar India 985,000 989,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 20
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) India 7,744,000 9,620,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 155
 Khairwar India 418,000 419,000 Hinduism 0.24 % 8
Kharia India 752,000 764,000 Hinduism 31.59 % -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) India 412,000 413,000 Hinduism 0.23 % 8
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) India 2,253,000 2,254,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 45
 Kodava India 113,000 113,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kokna India 1,081,000 1,081,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 22
 Kol India 1,758,000 1,760,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 35
 Kolhati India 29,000 29,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Koli (Hindu traditions) India 2,239,000 2,282,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 45
 Koli Dhor India 447,000 447,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 9
 Koli Mahadev India 1,673,000 1,688,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 33
 Koli Malhar India 311,000 311,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 6
Kolowar India 241,000 241,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 5
Kolupulvandlu India 2,100 2,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Komarpaik India 27,000 27,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Konda Kapu India 21,000 21,000 Hinduism 2.99 % 1
 Konda Reddi India 122,000 122,000 Hinduism 0.91 % 2
Koracha, tribal India 17,000 17,000 Hinduism 1.01 % 1
 Kori India 2,579,000 2,602,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 52
 Korku India 1,038,000 1,040,000 Hinduism 0.31 % 21
 Korwa India 448,000 450,000 Hinduism 1.09 % 9
 Koshti India 1,086,000 1,086,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 22
Kota India 700 700 Hinduism 1.79 % 1
 Koya India 782,000 782,000 Hinduism 0.81 % 16
Kudiya India 3,100 3,100 Hinduism 0.16 % 1
 Kudumi India 288,000 288,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Kui Khond India 1,835,000 1,840,000 Hinduism 9.22 % -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) India 15,519,000 15,859,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 310
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) India 18,128,000 18,141,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 363
Kunbi Anjna India 386,000 386,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 8
 Kunbi Konkani India 666,000 666,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 13
Kunbi, tribe India 4,500 4,500 Hinduism 30.54 % -
 Kuravan (Hindu traditions) India 426,000 430,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 9
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) India 18,869,000 19,161,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 377
 Kuruman India 57,000 57,000 Hinduism 0.39 % 1
Lingader India 5,400 5,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) India 6,606,000 6,639,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 132
 Lohana India 581,000 581,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 12
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) India 9,379,000 9,673,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 188
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) India 620,000 2,746,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) India 3,163,000 3,264,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 63
Madari (Hindu traditions) India 259,000 259,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Madiga (Christian traditions) India 636,000 636,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) India 7,753,000 7,753,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 155
 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 9,512,000 9,523,000 Buddhism 0.13 % 190
Mahar (Christian traditions) India 414,000 414,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Mahratta India 30,726,000 30,731,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 615
 Mahratta Kunbi India 7,639,000 7,656,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 153
 Mahratta Shinde India 552,000 552,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
Maila India 2,600 2,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mal (Hindu traditions) India 1,775,000 1,800,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 36
 Mala (Christian traditions) India 442,000 442,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) India 5,661,000 5,661,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 113
 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 2,647,000 2,647,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Malai Vedan India 17,000 17,000 Hinduism 2.52 % 1
Malaikudi India 9,300 9,300 Hinduism 0.13 % 1
Malakkuravan India 20,000 20,000 Hinduism 0.43 % 1
Malasar India 9,700 9,700 Hinduism 0.15 % 1
Malava India 20,000 20,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Malayali India 372,000 1,419,000 Hinduism 0.11 % 7
Malayekandi India 1,700 1,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mali (Hindu traditions) India 9,859,000 10,007,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 197
Malto India 189,000 225,000 Hinduism 14.11 % -
Manbhav India 26,000 26,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mang Garodi India 80,000 80,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Mangala India 1,894,000 1,895,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 38
Manne India 43,000 43,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Marata India 87,000 87,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Maravan India 3,191,000 3,290,000 Hinduism 2.46 % 64
Masthi India 2,000 2,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Matang (Christian traditions) India 182,000 182,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) India 2,591,000 2,591,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 52
Mavilan India 35,000 35,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Megh (Hindu traditions) India 3,965,000 4,007,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 79
 Mitha Ayyalvar India 3,400 3,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) India 1,945,000 2,224,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 39
 Moghal India 1,747,000 3,084,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 35
 Munda India 3,673,000 3,818,000 Hinduism 20.43 % -
 Muthuvan India 25,000 25,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 1
Nadar (Christian traditions) India 1,269,000 1,278,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) India 2,986,000 3,011,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 60
 Nadia India 54,000 54,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nai (Hindu traditions) India 11,797,000 11,952,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 236
 Nair India 6,675,000 6,679,000 Hinduism 0.25 % 134
Nalkadaya India 2,800 2,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nat (Hindu traditions) India 495,000 512,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
Navait India 56,000 73,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Navithan India 789,000 810,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 16
 Nayadi India 85,000 85,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Oraon India 4,454,000 4,615,000 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 121,000 190,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) India 2,459,000 2,505,000 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 6,600 6,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pambada India 4,000 4,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pan India 1,355,000 1,359,000 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 1,064,000 1,064,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 21
 Paniyan India 100,000 100,000 Hinduism 0.38 % 2
Panniandi India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) India 788,000 804,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) India 2,196,000 2,297,000 Hinduism 0.18 % 44
Paravan (Hindu traditions) India 88,000 90,000 Hinduism 0.11 % 2
 Pardhan India 317,000 317,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 6
 Pardhi India 363,000 363,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 7
Parhaiya India 31,000 34,000 Hinduism 0.78 % 1
Parja India 489,000 489,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 10
 Pashtun, Pathan India 11,429,000 11,647,000 Islam 0.00 % 229
 Patelia India 119,000 120,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 2
 Patharwat India 37,000 37,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Patralu India 121,000 121,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Patvekari (Muslim traditions) India 1,000 1,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Perka India 193,000 193,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Pichakuntla India 42,000 42,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pindara India 68,000 79,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pinjara India 3,291,000 3,530,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 66
Prabhu Kayastha India 274,000 274,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Pulayan India 1,055,000 1,060,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 21
 Raigar India 892,000 892,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 18
Rajpur India 50,000 50,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) India 45,518,000 45,600,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 910
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) India 2,887,000 20,372,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 58
 Raju India 591,000 591,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 12
Ramoshi India 316,000 316,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) India 350,000 350,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Rathawa India 652,000 657,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 13
 Ravalia India 529,000 531,000 Hinduism 1.04 % 11
 Razu India 471,000 471,000 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 7,607,000 8,294,000 Hinduism 5.77 % -
Sapari India 200 200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Satani India 431,000 431,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Sayyid India 7,822,000 17,132,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 156
Sayyid Husaini India 410,000 515,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Shaikh India 85,428,000 235,324,000 Islam 0.00 % 1709
Shaikh Faruqi India 794,000 794,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 16
 Shaikh Qureshi India 8,058,000 8,848,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 161
 Shaikh Siddiqi India 7,513,000 7,517,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 150
 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 70,000 70,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sindhollu India 6,600 6,600 Hinduism 0.39 % 1
 Soligar India 6,300 6,300 Hinduism 0.54 % 1
 Somvanshi India 494,000 494,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) India 7,750,000 7,839,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 155
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 419,000 630,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 8
Swetambara India 43,000 43,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Syrian Christian India 3,689,000 3,690,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Takari India 700 700 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) India 1,850,000 2,158,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 37
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) India 149,000 246,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Targala India 36,000 36,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Teli (Hindu traditions) India 18,717,000 19,219,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 374
 Thadou India 217,000 217,000 Christianity 97.89 % -
 Thakkar India 584,000 590,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 12
Thandan (Christian traditions) India 12,000 12,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Thandan (Hindu traditions) India 231,000 231,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Tharu India 513,000 2,172,000 Hinduism 1.31 % 10
 Thori (Hindu traditions) India 944,000 944,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 19
 Thoti, caste India 12,000 12,000 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 71,000 71,000 Hinduism 2.50 % 1
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) India 3,594,000 3,601,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 72
Valmiki (Balmiki) Mehtar India 128,000 128,000 Hinduism 0.86 % 3
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) India 5,258,000 7,037,000 Hinduism 2.04 % 105
Vaniyan India 939,000 956,000 Hinduism 11.96 % -
 Vanjara India 946,000 946,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 19
Vannan (Christian traditions) India 138,000 142,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Vannan (Hindu traditions) India 868,000 893,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 17
 Vanniyan India 12,687,000 12,723,000 Hinduism 1.44 % 254
Vanniyan Agnikula India 585,000 585,000 Hinduism 1.30 % 12
 Varli India 1,242,000 1,246,000 Hinduism 1.42 % 25
Vasudev India 15,000 15,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Velama India 433,000 433,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 9
Velip India 32,000 32,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 1
Vellalan India 2,551,000 2,581,000 Hinduism 3.12 % 51
 Viswakarma India 7,658,000 7,665,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 153
 Viswakarma Asari India 697,000 697,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 14
 Viswakarma Kollan India 191,000 191,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Viswakarma Thattan India 202,000 202,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Vitholia India 25,000 25,000 Hinduism 5.96 % -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) India 58,585,000 59,829,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 1172
 Yadav Dhindhor India 1,534,000 1,549,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 31
Yadav Ghosi India 1,561,000 1,563,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 31
 Yadav Gola India 4,899,000 4,904,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 98
 Yenadi India 673,000 673,000 Hinduism 0.81 % 13
Yerava India 31,000 31,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 1
 Yerukula India 538,000 538,000 Hinduism 1.77 % 11
  Totals:  411           379     17,879

Language Alternate Names
Banglori
Bellary
Canarese
Gulbarga
Havyaka
Kanarese
Kumta
Madrassi
Nanjangud

Dialects
Aine Kuruba
Bijapur
Dhomba Setti
Gowdalu
Jeinu Kuruba
Lambani
Pattegar

Dialect Alternate Names
Bagri Lohar
Banglori
Belani
Bhubaliya Lohar
Bijapur
Canarese
Chitodi Lohar
Dhunkuria Kanwar Khati
Domba
Dombiali
Gaduliya Lohar
Gara
Goudaru
Kanarese
Kannada: Bijapur
Lohari
Lohpitta Rajput Lohar
Madrassi
Panchal Lohar
Pattega

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1812-1988
New Testament 1823-1995
Complete Bible 1827-2016