Country:

Bangladesh

State: Chittagong
District: All

Number of People Groups

218

Unreached People Groups

195

Total Population

32,400,000

Buddhist

2.8 %

Christian

0.6 %

Hindu

9.0 %

Muslim

87.5 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.1 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 4,500 Bengali - 4,500 - - - -
 Aguri 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
Anglo 6,100 Bengali 800 500 - 4,600 - 200
 Ansari 25,000 Bengali - 25,000 - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Western - - - - 300 -
 Asho Khyang 1,900 Chin, Asho - - 600 1,400 - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Baha'i 800 Bengali - - - - - 800
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 44,000 Bengali 44,000 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Bengali 17,000 - - - - -
Baiti 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Bania 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Barua 11,000 Chittagonian 30 - 11,000 - - -
 Bauri 3,800 Bengali 3,800 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
Bedia (Muslim traditions) 1,200 Bengali - 1,200 - - - -
Behara 2,000 Bengali - 2,000 - - - -
 Bhar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bhuinhar 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Bhuinmali 18,000 Bengali 18,000 - - 400 - -
 Bhuiya 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
Bhuiya Ghatwar 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Bhumij 90 Sylheti 90 - - - - -
Bhunjia 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Bihari (Muslim traditions) 106,000 Urdu - 106,000 - - - -
 Bind 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bishnupriya Manipuri 2,100 Bishnupuriya 1,900 50 - 20 - 90
 Brahmin 120,000 Bengali 120,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 5,200 Bengali 5,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 5,000 Bengali 5,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 1,100 Bengali 1,100 - - - - -
Brahmin Utkal 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
Brahmin Vaidik 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
Brahmin Varendra 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
 Bru 2,000 Riang 1,600 - - 400 - -
 Burmese 277,000 Burmese - - 272,000 5,200 - -
 Chain 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Chak 2,700 Chak - - 2,700 20 - -
 Chakma 441,000 Chakma 200 - 374,000 67,000 - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 5,900 Bengali 5,800 - - 70 - -
 Christian 64,000 Bengali - - - 64,000 - -
Dai (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Dai (Muslim traditions) 3,200 Bengali - 3,200 - - - -
 Dalu 400 Bengali - 400 - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 2,700 Bengali - 2,700 - - - -
 Dhanuk 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 70,000 Bengali 70,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 2,400 Bengali - 2,400 - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Chittagonian 14,000 - - - - -
 Dom (Muslim traditions) 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Dosadh (Muslim traditions) 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
Dosadh Bahelia 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Faqir 600 Bengali - 600 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Ganak 1,100 Bengali - 1,100 - - - -
 Garo 700 Garo - - - 300 - 500
 Ghasi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Ghazi 14,000 Bengali - 14,000 - - - -
Ghulam 4,000 Chittagonian - 4,000 - - - -
 Gonrhi Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Gosain 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Gurung 100 Gurung 40 - 70 - - -
 Hadi 11,000 Bengali 11,000 - 30 300 - -
 Hajam 93,000 Bengali - 93,000 - - - -
 Hajang 40 Hajong 40 - - - - -
Halam 2,000 Chin, Falam 100 - - 1,900 - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 3,500 Bengali 3,500 - - - - -
Halwai Maira 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 1,300 Chinese, Mandarin - - 1,300 - - -
Hazra (Muslim traditions) 30 Bengali - 30 - - - -
 Jamatia 4,600 War-Jaintia 3,400 200 - 1,100 - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 5,400 Punjabi, Western - - - - 5,400 -
 Jhalo Malo 5,300 Bengali 5,300 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 309,000 Bengali 308,000 - - 500 - -
 Jogi (Muslim traditions) 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Kachari Dimasa 2,900 Dimasa 2,900 - - - - -
Kaghazi 70 Bengali - 70 - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 8,100 Bengali 8,100 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 142,000 Bengali 142,000 - - - - -
Kaibartta Jalia 67,000 Bengali 67,000 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Chittagonian 1,200 - - - - -
 Kalu 800 Bengali - 800 - - - -
 Kandu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Kapali 21,000 Bengali 21,000 - - - - -
Karadar 70 Bengali - 70 - - - -
Karenga Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Kawar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 699,000 Bengali 699,000 - - - - -
Kayastha Karan 75,000 Bengali 75,000 - - - - -
 Khairwar 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
Khami 5,700 Chittagonian 900 - 1,000 300 - 3,500
Kharia 100 Sylheti 100 - - - - -
 Khasi 1,800 Khasi 200 - - 1,400 - 200
 Kisan 90 Sylheti 90 - - - - -
 Koch (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Koch 1,700 - 40 40 - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Kol 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Kori 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Kotal 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Kuki Chin 8,100 Chin, Khumi 200 - 1,400 4,200 - 2,200
Kuki Chin Chinbon 1,400 Chin, Uppu - - 300 1,100 - -
Kuki Chin Lai 1,700 Chin, Hakha - - 200 1,000 - 400
Kuki Chin Yindi 1,600 Chin, Khumi - - 200 900 - 400
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 41,000 Bengali 41,000 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Bengali 2,200 - - - - -
Laheri (Muslim traditions) 400 Bengali - 400 - - - -
Lohait Kuri 20 Sylheti 20 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 25,000 Bengali 25,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 7,900 Bengali - 7,900 - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Bengali 2,400 - - - - -
Madari 300 Bengali - 300 - - - -
 Magar 200 Bengali 100 - 20 - - -
 Mahanta 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Mahishya 117,000 Bengali 116,000 - - 1,400 - -
 Mahli 8,100 Mahali 8,100 - - - - -
 Majhwar 500 Bengali 500 50 - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 8,800 Bengali 8,800 - - - - -
Mal (Muslim traditions) 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 25,000 Bengali 25,000 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Mallah (Muslim traditions) 1,200 Bengali - 1,200 - - - -
Mallah Dhawa (Hindu traditions) 800 Bengali - 800 - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 7,000 Bengali - 7,000 - - - -
Mandala (Muslim traditions) 3,600 Bengali - 3,600 - - - -
 Marma 47,000 Marma 2,000 700 40,000 4,000 - -
Masalchi 80 Bengali - 80 - - - -
 Mech 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Meitei 1,200 Meitei 1,100 60 - - - 80
Mir 1,900 Bengali - 1,900 - - - -
Mishri 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Mizo Bawm 7,500 Chin, Bawm - - - 7,500 - -
Mizo Lushai 1,400 Mizo 90 - 60 1,300 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Bengali 12,000 - - - - -
 Moghal 2,800 Bengali - 2,800 - - - -
 Mru 31,000 Mru - - 29,000 1,400 - -
 Munda 900 Sadri, Oraon 100 - - 100 - 700
Murasing 1,400 War-Jaintia 1,400 - - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) 2,700 Bengali 2,700 - - - - -
Nagarchi (Muslim traditions) 1,600 Bengali - 1,600 - - - -
Nagarchi Nagesia (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Nagarchi Nagesia (Muslim traditions) 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Namassej 259,000 Bengali 257,000 - - 1,800 - -
 Namassej Chandel 219,000 Bengali 220,000 - - 1,700 - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 5,700 Bengali 5,700 - - - - -
 Nat (Muslim traditions) 1,300 Bengali - 1,300 - - - -
 Newah 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
Nikari (Muslim traditions) 3,500 Bengali - 3,500 - - - -
 Oraon, Kurux 3,100 Sylheti 1,900 - - 500 - 800
Paliya 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Pankhu, Panko 4,000 Pangkhua - - 3,900 200 - -
 Parsee 40 Parsi - - - - - 40
 Pashtun, Northern 23,000 Bengali - 23,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Pasi (Muslim traditions) 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
 Patial 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Patni (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Bengali 11,000 - - - - -
 Patwa (Muslim traditions) 600 Bengali - 600 - - - -
 Persian 200 Persian, Iranian - 200 - - - -
Peshakar 600 Bengali - 600 - - - -
 Pinjara 6,200 Bengali - 6,200 - - - -
 Pod 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Qassab 900 Bengali - 900 - - - -
 Qazi 3,200 Bengali - 3,200 - - - -
 Rai 100 Bengali 20 - - - - 80
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Bengali 32,000 - 100 100 - -
 Rajbansi (Muslim traditions) 400 Bengali - 400 - - - -
 Rajbhar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 1,200 Bengali - 1,200 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Western - - - - 300 -
 Rajwar 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Rakhine, Arakanese 170,000 Magahi 4,200 3,700 156,000 6,300 - -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 10,000 Bengali - 10,000 - - - -
 Rohingya 364,000 Rohingya - 364,000 - - - -
Rohingya Zerbadi 38,000 Rohingya - 38,000 - - - -
 Sahariya 1,600 Bengali 1,600 - - - - -
Sankara 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Santal, Satar 4,100 Bengali 700 20 - 800 - 2,500
Sardar (Muslim traditions) 12,000 Bengali - 12,000 - - - -
 Sayyid 205,000 Bengali - 205,000 - - - -
 Shaikh 27,363,000 Bengali - 27,378,000 - - - -
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Sindhi (Muslim traditions) 600 Sindhi - 600 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Bengali 2,200 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 141,000 Bengali 141,000 - - - - -
Sunri Sadhubanik 104,000 Bengali 104,000 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 41,000 Bengali 41,000 - - - - -
Sutradhar (Muslim traditions) 1,600 Bengali - 1,600 - - - -
 Tamang 200 Tamang, Eastern 20 - 200 - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 46,000 Bengali 46,000 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) 3,100 Bengali - 3,100 - - - -
 Tangchanghya 37,000 Tangchangya 200 - 28,000 8,800 - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 4,400 Bengali 4,400 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Western - - - - 400 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Bengali 20,000 - - - - -
 Tili 8,300 Bengali 8,300 - - - - -
 Tipra, Kok Borok 69,000 Kok Borok 49,000 5,600 - 6,800 - 7,600
 Tiyar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Turaiha 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Bengali 1,700 - - - - -
 Uchai 11,000 Kok Borok 6,100 - - 200 - 4,100
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
Valmiki, Balmiki Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Bengali 20,000 - - - - -
Yadav Sadgope 11,000 Bengali 11,000 - - - - -
  Totals:  218 32,400,000   195 2,914,000 28,353,000 921,000 198,000 6,400 24,000
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