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People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

219

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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Adi Dravida India 8,537,000 8,537,000 Hinduism 0.10 % 171
Adi Dravida Christian India 651,000 651,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Agamudaiyan Mukkulattar India 2,100 2,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Agamudaiyan Nattaman Sri Lanka 8,700 731,000 Hinduism 14.65 % -
Agamudaiyan Nattaman India 722,000 731,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 14
Agamudaiyan Udayar India 9,600 9,600 Hinduism 17.96 % -
 Agamudaiyan unspecified Sri Lanka 9,200 262,000 Hinduism 13.59 % -
 Agamudaiyan unspecified India 253,000 262,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 5
 Alavan India 8,500 8,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Ambalavasi Sri Lanka 16,000 197,000 Hinduism 14.98 % -
Ambalavasi Kambalattu India 3,300 3,300 Hinduism 1.40 % 1
Ambalavasi Tottiyan Naicker India 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 0.81 % 1
Ambattan Sri Lanka 15,000 15,000 Hinduism 14.49 % -
 Ambattan (Hindu traditions) India 185,000 185,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 4
Ambattan Christian India 5,100 5,100 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Arunthathiyar India 1,103,000 1,103,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 22
 Arwa Mala India 97,000 97,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Bakuda India 15,000 15,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bandi (Hindu traditions) India 5,500 5,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania Chetti Sri Lanka 6,400 834,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania Chetti India 828,000 834,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 17
 Bania unspecified Sri Lanka 9,600 16,822,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bharathar (Christian traditions) Sri Lanka 1,400 46,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Bharathar (Christian traditions) India 45,000 46,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Bharathar (Hindu traditions) Sri Lanka 400 14,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bharathar (Hindu traditions) India 14,000 14,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Boya Sri Lanka 17,000 4,424,000 Hinduism 14.00 % -
Brahmin Ashtashasram India 40,000 40,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Christian India 4,900 5,100 Christianity 99.56 % -
Brahmin Dikshitar India 25,000 25,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Dravida India 140,000 140,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Brahmin Indian Tamil Sri Lanka 32,000 32,000 Hinduism 0.45 % 1
 Brahmin Iyer India 340,000 340,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
Brahmin Mukkaniyar India 28,000 28,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Sholiar India 53,000 53,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Tamil India 545,000 545,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
 Brahmin unspecified Sri Lanka 4,400 34,394,000 Hinduism 0.22 % 1
Brahmin Vadama India 50,000 50,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Chackaravar India 36,000 36,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 1
Chackaravar Christian India 5,400 5,400 Christianity 100.00 % -
Chakkiliyan (Christian traditions) Sri Lanka 4,800 140,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Chakkiliyan (Christian traditions) India 135,000 140,000 Christianity 99.99 % -
 Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditions) Sri Lanka 27,000 1,018,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 1
 Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditions) India 991,000 1,018,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 20
Chayakkaran India 46,000 46,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Devendrakulathan India 95,000 95,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Sri Lanka 11,000 12,659,000 Hinduism 1.22 % 1
East Indian Guadeloupe 3,900 119,000 Christianity 56.00 % 2.00 % -
Eravallan India 9,000 9,000 Hinduism 0.23 % 1
 Hajam Sri Lanka 4,900 5,069,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Hill Pulayan India 115,000 115,000 Hinduism 0.47 % 2
Idayan Sri Lanka 9,300 88,000 Hinduism 12.72 % -
Idayan India 79,000 88,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Ilavan Sri Lanka 70,000 6,657,000 Hinduism 0.09 % 1
Ilavan Christian Sri Lanka 11,000 147,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Ilavan Christian India 136,000 147,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Indian Tamil Sri Lanka 9,800 9,800 Hinduism 36.16 % -
Kadaiyar India 16,000 16,000 Hinduism 3.29 % 1
 Kaikolan Sri Lanka 80,000 2,764,000 Hinduism 12.52 % -
 Kaikolan India 2,684,000 2,764,000 Hinduism 0.23 % 54
Kallan Sri Lanka 18,000 972,000 Hinduism 9.12 % -
Kallan Tondaman India 468,000 468,000 Hinduism 0.26 % 9
Kallan unspecified India 954,000 972,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 19
Karaiyar Sri Lanka 197,000 197,000 Hinduism 15.81 % -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) Sri Lanka 3,400 776,000 Hinduism 7.95 % -
 Kattunayakan India 71,000 71,000 Hinduism 0.49 % 1
Kavara India 89,000 89,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Kavathi India 23,000 23,000 Hinduism 0.10 % 1
Kavathi Christian India 4,600 4,600 Christianity 100.00 % -
Kepmaris India 1,100 1,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Koliyan India 7,000 7,000 Hinduism 3.93 % 1
Koviar Sri Lanka 213,000 213,000 Hinduism 17.02 % -
Koviyar Sri Lanka 1,200 1,200 Hinduism 15.77 % -
Kuda Korava India 1,900 1,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kudumban India 37,000 37,000 Hinduism 6.28 % -
 Kudumi India 329,000 329,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) Sri Lanka 6,400 18,716,000 Hinduism 9.55 % -
Kuravan (Christian traditions) India 17,000 17,000 Christianity 95.74 % -
 Kuravan (Hindu traditions) Sri Lanka 4,100 489,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Madari (Hindu traditions) India 302,000 302,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
Malakkuravan India 19,000 19,000 Hinduism 0.43 % 1
Malakuravan India 1,400 1,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Malasar India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 1
 Malayali India 406,000 1,630,000 Hinduism 0.11 % 8
Malayan, tribe India 52,000 52,000 Hinduism 0.13 % 1
Maniyattikkaran India 4,700 4,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Marakkalage Sri Lanka 8,900 8,900 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Maravan Sri Lanka 101,000 3,410,000 Hinduism 13.51 % -
 Maravan India 3,309,000 3,410,000 Hinduism 2.45 % 66
Maravar Sri Lanka 87,000 87,000 Hinduism 16.49 % -
 Mudugar India 2,100 2,100 Hinduism 4.46 % 1
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) Sri Lanka 1,100 185,000 Hinduism 2.78 % 1
Mukkuvar Sri Lanka 42,000 42,000 Hinduism 18.51 % -
Mutali India 46,000 46,000 Hinduism 2.88 % 1
Nadar (Christian traditions) Sri Lanka 9,100 1,425,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Nadar (Christian traditions) India 1,416,000 1,425,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) Sri Lanka 26,000 3,332,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) India 3,306,000 3,332,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 66
 Nair Sri Lanka 4,100 7,591,000 Hinduism 0.51 % 1
Nalavar Sri Lanka 45,000 45,000 Hinduism 15.42 % -
Navait Sri Lanka 17,000 82,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Navithan Sri Lanka 22,000 899,000 Hinduism 13.76 % -
 Navithan India 877,000 899,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 18
Osta (Nasuva) Sri Lanka 8,200 8,200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pagadai India 9,300 9,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Paliyan India 12,000 12,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Palla Sri Lanka 33,000 33,000 Hinduism 15.91 % -
Pallan (Christian traditions) Sri Lanka 6,900 523,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Pallan (Christian traditions) India 516,000 523,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) Sri Lanka 47,000 2,683,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) India 2,636,000 2,683,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 53
Pallar Sri Lanka 70,000 70,000 Hinduism 16.04 % -
Palleyan India 2,200 2,200 Hinduism 24.26 % -
Palliwilli Sri Lanka 2,300 2,300 Hinduism 15.08 % -
Palliyan India 7,100 7,100 Hinduism 4.81 % 1
Palliyar India 6,800 6,800 Hinduism 7.76 % -
 Panan Sri Lanka 5,100 275,000 Hinduism 11.96 % -
 Panan India 270,000 275,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Panikkan India 40,000 40,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Panna Sri Lanka 33,000 33,000 Hinduism 16.38 % -
 Pannadi India 8,200 8,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Panniandi India 12,000 12,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) Sri Lanka 16,000 895,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) India 879,000 895,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) Sri Lanka 104,000 2,532,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) India 2,428,000 2,532,000 Hinduism 0.18 % 49
Paraiyar Sri Lanka 71,000 71,000 Hinduism 15.03 % -
Paravan (Christian traditions) India 44,000 44,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Paravan (Hindu traditions) Sri Lanka 1,800 104,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun, Pathan Sri Lanka 42,000 9,177,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Patnulkaran India 1,200 1,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pondicherry Catholic India 50,000 50,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Primanar Sri Lanka 73,000 73,000 Hinduism 3.07 % 1
 Pulayan Sri Lanka 4,600 1,087,000 Hinduism 11.79 % -
 Puthirai Vannan India 30,000 30,000 Hinduism 0.35 % 1
Sali Pattariyan India 3,500 3,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sali, Seriyar Sri Lanka 3,400 1,200,000 Hinduism 10.94 % -
 Samban Sri Lanka 1,400 25,000 Hinduism 8.03 % -
 Samban India 24,000 25,000 Hinduism 1.01 % 1
Sayankulam India 1,300 1,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sayyid Sri Lanka 50,000 17,189,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Semman Sri Lanka 1,200 6,600 Hinduism 6.25 % -
Semman India 5,400 6,600 Hinduism 0.64 % 1
 Shaikh Sri Lanka 204,000 212,131,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Silpi Sri Lanka 3,400 234,000 Hinduism 10.80 % -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) Sri Lanka 6,300 8,247,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 1
Sri Lanka Chetti Sri Lanka 6,400 6,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sri Lanka Moor Sri Lanka 484,000 484,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
 Sri Lankan Tamil Sri Lanka 9,500 9,500 Hinduism 37.72 % -
 Tamil Australia 75,000 2,764,000 Hinduism 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Tamil Maldives 800 2,764,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tamil Netherlands 20,000 2,764,000 Hinduism 2.00 % 1.50 % 1
 Tamil (Christian traditions) Martinique 7,000 52,000 Christianity 85.00 % 5.00 % -
 Tamil (Christian traditions) Reunion 45,000 52,000 Christianity 90.00 % 1.00 % -
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) Bahrain 43,000 2,764,000 Hinduism 14.00 % 10.00 % -
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) Myanmar (Burma) 150,000 2,764,000 Hinduism 11.00 % 3.80 % -
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) Canada 27,000 2,764,000 Hinduism 20.00 % 6.00 % -
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) Fiji 77,000 2,764,000 Hinduism 22.00 % 10.00 % -
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) Germany 35,000 2,764,000 Hinduism 6.00 % 3.00 % -
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) Italy 30,000 2,764,000 Hinduism 6.00 % 3.00 % -
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) Mauritius 1,100 2,764,000 Hinduism 9.00 % 3.00 % -
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) Oman 14,000 2,764,000 Hinduism 12.00 % 2.00 % -
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) Malaysia 1,904,000 2,764,000 Hinduism 6.00 % 3.45 % -
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) New Zealand 9,800 2,764,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) Qatar 28,000 2,764,000 Hinduism 5.00 % 3.00 % -
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) Saudi Arabia 70,000 2,764,000 Hinduism 12.00 % 2.00 % -
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) Singapore 110,000 2,764,000 Hinduism 5.00 % 0.80 % 2
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) United States 91,000 2,764,000 Hinduism 6.00 % 0.50 % -
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) South Africa 33,000 2,764,000 Hinduism 12.00 % 1.50 % -
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) Thailand 35,000 2,764,000 Hinduism 10.50 % 0.50 % -
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) Vietnam 9,800 2,764,000 Hinduism 10.00 % 0.40 % -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) Sri Lanka 1,152,000 4,529,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 23
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) India 3,377,000 4,529,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 68
 Tamil, Jaffna Malaysia 33,000 33,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tattar Sri Lanka 5,900 5,900 Hinduism 12.06 % -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Sri Lanka 4,800 22,468,000 Hinduism 6.93 % -
Thacher Sri Lanka 3,100 3,100 Hinduism 9.83 % -
Thanakavar Sri Lanka 2,500 2,500 Hinduism 9.53 % -
Thimilar Sri Lanka 21,000 21,000 Hinduism 15.42 % -
 Tholuva Naicker India 1,100 1,100 Christianity 51.89 % -
Tiruvalluvar India 1,700 1,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Valluvan Sri Lanka 3,000 125,000 Hinduism 9.86 % -
 Valluvan India 122,000 125,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Vaniyan Sri Lanka 17,000 1,048,000 Hinduism 12.77 % -
Vaniyan India 1,031,000 1,048,000 Hinduism 11.77 % -
Vannan (Christian traditions) Sri Lanka 3,700 173,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Vannan (Christian traditions) India 169,000 173,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Vannan (Hindu traditions) Sri Lanka 26,000 126,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Vannan (Hindu traditions) India 100,000 126,000 Hinduism 0.10 % 2
Vannar Sri Lanka 17,000 17,000 Hinduism 14.49 % -
 Vanniyan Sri Lanka 37,000 13,432,000 Hinduism 12.06 % -
 Vanniyan India 13,395,000 13,432,000 Hinduism 1.37 % 268
Vanniyan Agnikula India 652,000 652,000 Hinduism 1.23 % 13
Vanniyan Kalingi India 37,000 37,000 Hinduism 1.40 % 1
Vanniyan Kamakshiamma India 74,000 74,000 Hinduism 0.64 % 1
Vanniyan Kotton India 19,000 19,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Vanniyan Thigala India 54,000 54,000 Hinduism 0.98 % 1
Vanniyar Sri Lanka 102,000 102,000 Hinduism 15.46 % -
Vathiriyan (Christian traditions) India 5,700 5,700 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Vathiriyan (Hindu traditions) India 10,000 10,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Vellalan Sri Lanka 31,000 1,787,000 Hinduism 12.47 % -
Vellalan Isai India 156,000 156,000 Hinduism 0.73 % 3
Vellalan Kongu India 24,000 24,000 Hinduism 0.10 % 1
Vellalan Mudaliar India 49,000 49,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 1
Vellalan Nanchilnattu India 221,000 221,000 Hinduism 7.85 % -
Vellalan Nanjanad India 214,000 214,000 Hinduism 1.10 % 4
Vellalan Pattanavan India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Vellalan Sozhia India 163,000 163,000 Hinduism 1.08 % 3
Vellalan Tondamandalam India 223,000 223,000 Hinduism 0.85 % 4
 Vellalan unspecified India 1,756,000 1,787,000 Hinduism 3.07 % 35
Vellalan Virakodi India 133,000 133,000 Hinduism 0.79 % 3
Vellalar Sri Lanka 1,186,000 1,186,000 Hinduism 14.80 % -
Vetan (Hindu traditions) India 70,000 70,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Vettakkaran India 5,600 5,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Vettar Sri Lanka 3,100 3,100 Hinduism 8.86 % -
Vettiyan India 500 500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Vettuvan Gounder India 1,700 1,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Viswakarma Sri Lanka 7,300 7,479,000 Hinduism 2.80 % 1
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Sri Lanka 7,400 41,296,000 Hinduism 0.85 % 1
  Totals:  219           127     1,174
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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 353,000 354,000 Hinduism 0.86 % 7
Adi Andhra Christian India 42,000 42,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Adi Karnataka India 3,386,000 3,386,000 Hinduism 0.51 % 68
 Adiyan India 18,000 18,000 Hinduism 0.77 % 1
 Agariya (Hindu traditions) India 242,000 242,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 5
Ajila India 3,900 3,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Alambadi Kurichchan India 50,000 50,000 Hinduism 4.62 % 1
 Ambalavasi India 181,000 197,000 Hinduism 0.30 % 4
 Andh India 570,000 570,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 11
 Angami India 183,000 183,000 Christianity 98.67 % -
Anglo Indian India 154,000 158,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Ansari India 12,400,000 17,104,000 Islam 0.00 % 248
Anuppan India 1,200 1,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Ao India 270,000 270,000 Christianity 99.07 % -
Arandan India 600 600 Hinduism 1.60 % 1
Arasar India 19,000 19,000 Hinduism 3.56 % 1
Arasar Christian India 64,000 64,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Arasu India 55,000 55,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Aray Mala India 4,900 4,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Arayan India 237,000 237,000 Hinduism 0.90 % 5
Ayyanavar India 18,000 18,000 Hinduism 2.68 % 1
 Badaga India 255,000 255,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 5
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) India 7,623,000 7,684,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 152
 Bagata India 171,000 171,000 Hinduism 0.69 % 3
 Baha'i India 15,000 27,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baiga India 666,000 671,000 Hinduism 0.22 % 13
 Baira India 8,600 8,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) India 4,100,000 4,585,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 82
Balagai India 10,000 10,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Balija (Hindu traditions) India 1,758,000 1,758,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 35
Balija Bolla India 83,000 83,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 2
 Bania Agarwal India 5,679,000 5,704,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 114
 Bania Kasarwani India 492,000 492,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
 Bania Kasaundhan India 587,000 589,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
 Bania Mahesri India 432,000 433,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Bania Mahur India 1,012,000 1,015,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 20
 Bania Oswal India 489,000 490,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
 Bania Porwal India 385,000 385,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Bania Srimali India 421,000 423,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Bania unspecified India 16,643,000 16,822,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 333
 Banijiga India 875,000 875,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 17
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) India 7,056,000 7,064,000 Hinduism 0.39 % 141
Barda India 4,000 4,000 Hinduism 0.62 % 1
 Basor India 1,074,000 1,074,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 21
Bathada India 3,500 3,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bathudi India 267,000 267,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 5
 Bavcha India 5,400 5,400 Hinduism 0.08 % 1
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) India 2,377,000 2,384,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 48
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) India 1,958,000 1,973,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 39
 Bhaina India 85,000 85,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 2
 Bharia Bhumia India 374,000 374,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 7
 Bhattra India 364,000 364,000 Hinduism 1.88 % 7
 Bhil unspecified India 14,300,000 14,873,000 Hinduism 0.77 % 286
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) India 5,794,000 5,947,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 116
 Bhotia India 133,000 133,000 Buddhism 4.90 % 3
Bhottada India 539,000 539,000 Hinduism 1.48 % 11
 Bhumij India 1,306,000 1,340,000 Hinduism 1.02 % 26
 Binjhal India 160,000 160,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 3
 Binjhia India 208,000 215,000 Hinduism 0.45 % 4
Birhor India 24,000 25,000 Hinduism 5.63 % -
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) India 1,837,000 1,857,000 Hinduism 9.20 % -
Bondili India 2,500 2,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Boya India 4,407,000 4,424,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 88
 Brahmin Acharya India 86,000 86,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Brahmin Deshastha India 653,000 653,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 13
 Brahmin Gaud Saraswat India 329,000 329,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Brahmin Gaur India 3,584,000 3,621,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 72
 Brahmin Joshi India 441,000 446,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Brahmin Mahratta India 547,000 548,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
Brahmin Nambudiri India 109,000 109,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Brahmin Pancha Dravida India 165,000 165,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Brahmin Potti India 32,000 32,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Saraswat India 702,000 711,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 14
 Brahmin unspecified India 34,129,000 34,394,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 683
 Brahmin Velanadu India 137,000 137,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Bru India 240,000 242,000 Hinduism 16.75 % -
 Budega Jangam India 340,000 340,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 7
Byari (Beary) India 529,000 529,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
 Chakhesang India 183,000 183,000 Christianity 99.27 % -
 Chakma India 255,000 797,000 Buddhism 4.88 % 5
 Chalvadi India 247,000 247,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 5
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) India 53,436,000 53,923,000 Hinduism 1.21 % 1069
Chandala India 8,200 8,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chang India 76,000 76,000 Christianity 98.94 % -
Chavalakkaran India 24,000 24,000 Hinduism 0.28 % 1
Chavalakkaran Christian India 4,500 4,500 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Chenchu India 80,000 80,000 Hinduism 1.78 % 2
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) India 436,000 436,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Cheruman (Muslim traditions) India 49,000 49,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Cherumar Christian India 521,000 521,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Chik Baraik India 137,000 145,000 Hinduism 2.34 % 3
Chitrakar (Hindu traditions) India 72,000 72,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 1
 Chodhara India 10,000 12,000 Hinduism 0.17 % 1
 Christian India 1,467,000 2,109,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) India 2,423,000 2,450,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 48
 Deori India 61,000 61,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 1
Devadasi India 23,000 23,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Devadiga (Hindu traditions) India 177,000 177,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Devanga India 567,000 567,000 Hinduism 2.38 % 11
 Devipujak Vaghri (Hindu traditions) India 653,000 692,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 13
 Dhangar Bharwad India 3,249,000 3,314,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 65
 Dhanka India 490,000 494,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 10
 Dhanwar India 75,000 75,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 1
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) India 12,360,000 12,659,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 247
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) India 1,127,000 2,385,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 23
 Dhodia India 794,000 804,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 16
Dom (Dombara) India 85,000 85,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 2
 Domar (Hindu traditions) India 2,510,000 2,555,000 Hinduism 0.25 % 50
 Dubla unspecified India 451,000 452,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 9
 Dudekula India 11,000 11,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gadaba India 156,000 156,000 Hinduism 1.63 % 3
 Gamit India 532,000 539,000 Hinduism 10.34 % -
 Gandla India 84,000 84,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Gangakula India 1,798,000 1,798,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 36
 Garasia India 457,000 471,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 9
 Garo (A-chik Mande) India 1,277,000 1,372,000 Christianity 95.60 % -
 Gavara India 20,000 20,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 1
Godagali India 4,100 4,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Godda India 2,900 2,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gond unspecified India 9,939,000 9,949,000 Hinduism 0.92 % 199
 Gosangi (Hindu traditions) India 36,000 36,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Goudu India 8,300 8,300 Hinduism 0.25 % 1
 Gowdulu India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
 Gujjar (Hindu traditions) India 70,000 70,000 Hinduism 0.80 % 1
 Hajam India 2,309,000 5,069,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 46
 Hakki Pikki India 28,000 29,000 Hinduism 0.81 % 1
 Halba India 851,000 851,000 Hinduism 0.30 % 17
Halsar India 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Hasalaru India 30,000 30,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 1
Hasla India 1,500 1,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Ho India 1,252,000 1,345,000 Unknown 2.37 % 25
Hojai India 4,900 4,900 Hinduism 20.24 % -
 Holar India 190,000 190,000 Hinduism 0.36 % 4
 Ilavan India 6,587,000 6,657,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 132
Ilavaniyan India 36,000 36,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ilavathi India 62,000 62,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ilayathu India 39,000 39,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Irular India 227,000 227,000 Hinduism 0.31 % 5
Iruliga India 16,000 16,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 1
Jaggali India 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 0.45 % 1
 Jamatia India 97,000 103,000 Hinduism 8.95 % -
 Jenu Kuruba India 55,000 55,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) India 3,722,000 4,338,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 74
Juang India 55,000 55,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 1
 Kachari (Hindu traditions) India 96,000 96,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kadan India 4,800 4,800 Hinduism 0.33 % 1
Kadu Kuruba India 28,000 28,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 1
 Kaikadi India 392,000 392,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Kakkalan India 16,000 16,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) India 2,550,000 2,553,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 51
 Kalal Idiga India 2,041,000 2,041,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 41
Kalladi India 48,000 48,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kammara India 142,000 142,000 Hinduism 0.71 % 3
Kanakkan India 297,000 297,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 6
 Kandha Gauda India 31,000 31,000 Hinduism 0.82 % 1
 Kanikkaran India 29,000 29,000 Hinduism 1.53 % 1
 Kaniyan India 119,000 119,000 Hinduism 0.46 % 2
 Kapu Reddi India 4,142,000 4,142,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 83
 Kapu unspecified India 13,699,000 13,700,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 274
Karimpalan India 24,000 24,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) India 764,000 776,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 15
 Kathodi India 364,000 364,000 Hinduism 0.31 % 7
 Kawar India 1,165,000 1,170,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 23
Keralamuthali India 6,000 6,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 1
Keralamuthali Christian India 3,600 3,600 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Khairwar India 488,000 489,000 Hinduism 0.23 % 10
 Kharia India 880,000 904,000 Hinduism 31.44 % -
 Kharwar India 661,000 680,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 13
 Khasi (War-Khasi) India 1,454,000 1,477,000 Christianity 84.41 % -
Kir (Hindu traditions) India 85,000 85,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 2
 Kisan India 1,894,000 1,903,000 Hinduism 1.67 % 38
 Kokna India 1,260,000 1,260,000 Hinduism 1.10 % 25
 Kol India 2,050,000 2,053,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 41
Kolah Lohara India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 3.22 % 1
 Kolha India 828,000 828,000 Hinduism 1.26 % 17
 Koli (Hindu traditions) India 2,615,000 2,879,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 52
 Koli Dhor India 480,000 482,000 Hinduism 0.20 % 10
 Koli Mahadev India 1,952,000 1,979,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 39
 Koli Malhar India 363,000 363,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 7
 Kolowar India 281,000 281,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 6
 Konda Dhora India 271,000 271,000 Hinduism 2.00 % 5
 Konda Kapu India 24,000 24,000 Hinduism 2.99 % 1
 Konda Reddi India 142,000 142,000 Hinduism 0.91 % 3
Kootan India 10,000 10,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Koracha, caste India 83,000 83,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 2
Koracha, tribal India 20,000 20,000 Hinduism 1.01 % 1
Korama Kunchi India 59,000 59,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Korama unspecified India 136,000 136,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 3
 Kori India 3,011,000 3,037,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 60
 Korku India 1,180,000 1,186,000 Hinduism 0.32 % 24
 Korwa India 522,000 526,000 Hinduism 1.07 % 10
 Koshti India 1,296,000 1,296,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 26
Kota India 800 800 Hinduism 1.81 % 1
 Kotia India 62,000 62,000 Hinduism 0.43 % 1
 Koya unspecified India 764,000 764,000 Hinduism 1.29 % 15
Krishnanvak India 69,000 69,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kudiya India 3,600 3,600 Hinduism 0.16 % 1
 Kui Khond India 1,545,000 1,553,000 Hinduism 9.52 % -
 Kuki Chin India 157,000 314,000 Christianity 91.08 % -
 Kuli India 18,000 19,000 Hinduism 0.22 % 1
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) India 18,281,000 18,716,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 366
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) India 15,338,000 15,714,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 307
Kunchatiga India 441,000 441,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Kuravan (Hindu traditions) India 485,000 489,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 10
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) India 22,106,000 22,432,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 442
 Kuruba India 4,776,000 4,776,000 Hinduism 1.04 % 96
 Kuruman India 62,000 62,000 Hinduism 0.39 % 1
 Lingayat India 3,991,000 3,991,000 Ethnic Religions 0.01 % 80
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) India 11,072,000 11,395,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 221
Lohara India 310,000 339,000 Hinduism 3.11 % 6
 Lotha India 206,000 206,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
 Madasi Kuruva India 9,600 9,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Madiga Dasu India 9,500 9,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mahli India 474,000 515,000 Hinduism 2.23 % 9
 Mahratta unspecified India 30,796,000 30,800,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 616
Maila India 3,000 3,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Majhi India 140,000 233,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 3
 Majhwar India 217,000 235,000 Hinduism 0.49 % 4
 Mala (Hindu traditions) India 6,597,000 6,597,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 132
 Mala Dasari India 33,000 33,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mala Pulayan India 81,000 81,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Mala Urali India 7,300 7,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Malabar Catholic India 3,116,000 3,116,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Malai Arayan India 39,000 39,000 Hinduism 42.84 % -
Malai Pandaram India 4,400 4,400 Hinduism 0.51 % 1
 Malai Vedan India 19,000 19,000 Hinduism 2.52 % 1
Malaikudi India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.13 % 1
 Malayali Sri Lanka 800 1,630,000 Hinduism 11.02 % -
Malayan, caste Sri Lanka 1,600 42,000 Hinduism 12.08 % -
Malayan, caste India 40,000 42,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Malayarayar India 3,400 3,400 Hinduism 18.42 % -
Malayekandi India 2,000 2,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mali (Hindu traditions) India 12,243,000 12,444,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 245
 Mangala India 2,145,000 2,146,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 43
 Manna Dhora India 23,000 23,000 Hinduism 0.39 % 1
 Mannan, caste India 324,000 324,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 6
Mannan, tribal India 12,000 12,000 Hinduism 0.81 % 1
 Mappila India 10,179,000 10,190,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 204
Marakkan (Christian traditions) India 5,900 5,900 Christianity 100.00 % -
Marakkan (Hindu traditions) India 10,000 10,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Marata India 101,000 101,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Mauritian Mauritius 979,000 1,100,000 Hinduism 35.00 % 11.64 % -
 Mavilan India 41,000 41,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mawasi India 128,000 128,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 3
 Mech India 64,000 71,000 Hinduism 27.21 % -
Meda India 50,000 50,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 1
 Meena India 5,411,000 5,411,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 108
Mirdhas (Hindu traditions) India 158,000 158,000 Hinduism 0.24 % 3
 Mizo India 168,000 187,000 Christianity 98.49 % -
Mizo Lushai India 659,000 660,000 Christianity 98.84 % -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) India 2,270,000 2,518,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 45
 Moger unspecified India 128,000 128,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Moghal India 2,028,000 3,354,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 41
Mukha Dhora India 51,000 51,000 Hinduism 1.62 % 1
Mukkuvan (Christian traditions) India 47,000 47,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) India 184,000 185,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Mukkuvan (Muslim traditions) India 3,100 3,100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Munda India 4,294,000 4,352,000 Hinduism 19.38 % -
Mundala India 33,000 33,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mundari India 30,000 30,000 Hinduism 5.23 % -
 Muthan India 8,100 8,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Muthuvan India 29,000 29,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 1
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) India 174,000 191,000 Hinduism 0.61 % 3
Nagartha India 63,000 63,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nai (Hindu traditions) India 13,791,000 13,973,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 276
 Naikda India 4,193,000 4,199,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 84
 Nair India 7,587,000 7,591,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 152
Nalkadaya India 3,300 3,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nat (Hindu traditions) India 577,000 595,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
Navait India 65,000 82,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nayadi India 99,000 99,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Nicobarese India 32,000 32,000 Christianity 95.38 % -
 Oraon India 5,221,000 5,381,000 Hinduism 26.46 % -
Padannan India 9,800 9,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Paite (Christian traditions) India 93,000 93,000 Christianity 98.76 % -
Pale India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Palluvan India 7,800 7,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pambada India 4,400 4,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Panchama India 3,500 3,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pandaram India 33,000 33,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Panditattan India 12,000 12,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Panika India 1,233,000 1,233,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 25
 Paniyan India 116,000 116,000 Hinduism 0.38 % 2
 Paravan (Hindu traditions) India 102,000 104,000 Hinduism 0.11 % 2
 Pardhan India 369,000 369,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 7
 Pardhi India 423,000 442,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 8
Parhaiya India 36,000 42,000 Hinduism 0.78 % 1
Parja unspecified India 384,000 384,000 Hinduism 1.31 % 8
 Pashtun, Pathan India 8,988,000 9,177,000 Islam 0.00 % 180
 Patelia India 140,000 143,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 3
 Pathiyan India 21,000 21,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Perumal Makkukkaran India 1,300 1,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Perumannan India 103,000 103,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Pichakuntla India 49,000 49,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pindara India 80,000 91,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Pinjara India 3,841,000 4,099,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 77
 Pnar India 324,000 343,000 Christianity 70.34 % -
 Pomla India 1,700 1,700 Hinduism 0.40 % 1
Pulaya Vettuvan India 1,200 1,200 Hinduism 1.83 % 1
Pulayan Thanda India 147,000 147,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Pulayan unspecified India 1,082,000 1,087,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 22
 Qassab India 1,253,000 2,385,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 25
 Rabha India 430,000 432,000 Hinduism 5.26 % -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) India 27,029,000 27,190,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 541
Rajput Chandrabansi India 122,000 122,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) India 3,553,000 3,566,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 71
 Rajput Surajbansi India 298,000 298,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) India 413,000 413,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Razu India 548,000 548,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
 Rongkup India 78,000 86,000 Buddhism 25.66 % -
 Sali India 1,197,000 1,200,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 24
 Samanthan India 56,000 56,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Santal (Sawntal) India 8,872,000 9,138,000 Hinduism 5.78 % -
 Saora unspecified India 927,000 931,000 Hinduism 16.77 % -
 Satani India 503,000 503,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
Sauria Paharia India 61,000 69,000 Hinduism 46.85 % -
 Sayyid India 9,067,000 17,189,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 181
Sayyid Husaini India 495,000 927,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
 Sema India 285,000 285,000 Christianity 99.33 % -
Shabar India 618,000 618,000 Hinduism 9.14 % -
Shaikh Faruqi India 936,000 936,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 19
 Shaikh Qureshi India 9,487,000 10,516,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 190
 Shaikh Siddiqi India 8,797,000 8,806,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 176
 Shaikh unspecified India 70,439,000 212,131,000 Islam 0.00 % 1409
Shaikh Usmani India 554,000 554,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
Silpi India 231,000 234,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Soligar India 7,200 7,200 Hinduism 0.54 % 1
Soligaru India 39,000 39,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 1
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) India 8,117,000 8,247,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 162
 South Asian, general Cambodia 1,800 12,257,000 Hinduism 9.00 % 2.00 % -
 South Asian, general Mauritius 66,000 12,257,000 Hinduism 6.00 % 3.00 % -
 Syrian Christian India 4,331,000 4,332,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) India 2,171,000 2,458,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 43
 Teli (Hindu traditions) India 21,893,000 22,468,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 438
 Thadou India 253,000 253,000 Christianity 97.89 % -
 Thakkar India 681,000 693,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 14
Thandan (Christian traditions) India 14,000 14,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Thandan (Hindu traditions) India 269,000 269,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Thoti, caste India 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tipera India 800,000 943,000 Hinduism 8.52 % -
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) India 17,000 17,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tiwa India 298,000 298,000 Hinduism 1.71 % 6
 Toda India 2,500 2,500 Hinduism 11.15 % -
 Ulladan India 19,000 19,000 Hinduism 3.84 % 1
 Urali India 83,000 83,000 Hinduism 2.50 % 2
Urikkara Naicker India 900 900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) India 4,094,000 4,125,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 82
 Vakkaliga unspecified India 6,548,000 6,548,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 131
Valan India 104,000 104,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Valmiki (Hindu traditions) India 5,698,000 5,826,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 114
Valmiki tribal India 83,000 83,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Varli India 1,450,000 1,456,000 Hinduism 1.42 % 29
Velakkithalanayan India 410,000 410,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Velama India 502,000 502,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 10
Velan India 99,000 99,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Vellalan Vipravindolu India 1,800 1,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Veluthadanayar India 233,000 233,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Vetan (Christian traditions) India 4,100 4,100 Christianity 100.00 % -
Vettuvan India 134,000 134,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Viswakarma Asari India 763,000 763,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 15
 Viswakarma Kollan India 219,000 219,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Viswakarma Panchal India 106,000 106,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Viswakarma Thattan India 227,000 227,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Viswakarma unspecified India 7,472,000 7,479,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 149
Viswakarma Vilkurup India 14,000 14,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Vitholia India 30,000 30,000 Hinduism 5.96 % -
 Wancho India 76,000 76,000 Christianity 89.59 % -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) India 40,170,000 41,296,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 803
 Yadav Ghosi India 1,816,000 1,819,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 36
 Yadav Gola India 5,540,000 5,547,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 111
 Yenadi India 777,000 777,000 Hinduism 0.81 % 16
Yerava India 36,000 36,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 1
 Yerukula India 623,000 623,000 Hinduism 1.76 % 12
  Totals:  373           316     14,790

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