Country:

India

State: Assam
District: Dhemaji

Number of People Groups

189

Unreached People Groups

152

Total Population

810,000

Buddhist

0.1 %

Christian

1.2 %

Hindu

95.5 %

Muslim

1.8 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

1.1 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi 200 Adi 200 - - - - -
 Adi Andhra 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Ahom 79,000 Assamese 79,000 - - - - -
 Aka 50 Hruso 50 - - - - -
 Ao 90 Naga, Ao - - - 90 - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 9,800 Assamese - 9,800 - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 3,500 Hindi 3,500 - - - - 50
 Bania Agrahari 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Bania Bais 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Bania Barnawar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bania Brittal 1,300 Assamese 1,300 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania Gandha Banik 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Bania Mahajan 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania Porwal 400 Hindi 400 - - - - 30
Bania Rauniar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - 100
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Barman 300 Dimasa 300 - - - - -
 Bauri 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Bhandari 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Bhotia Tibetan 50 Sikkimese - - 50 - - -
Bhottada 80 Kuvi 80 - - - - -
 Bhuinmali 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Bhumij 6,100 Bengali 6,100 - - - - -
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) 53,000 Boro 51,000 - 30 2,000 - 100
Bodo (Muslim traditions) 70 Boro - 70 - - - -
 Boria Assam 700 Assamese 700 - - - - -
 Boya 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - 40
 Burmese 60 Burmese - - 60 - - -
 Chakma 30 Chakma - - 30 - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Chhetri 3,600 Nepali 3,600 - - - - -
 Christian 70 Hindi - - - 70 - -
 Darjee 500 Nepali 500 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Deori 9,300 Deori 9,300 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Drukpa 50 Dzongkha - - 50 - - -
 Dura 20 Odia - - 20 - - -
 Ganda 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Gangai 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Garo (A-chik Mande) 700 Garo 80 - - 600 - -
 Gauda 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
 Gharti 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Gokha 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
 Gond Maria 6,000 Gondi, Northern 5,900 - - 100 - -
 Gond unspecified 17,000 Hindi 16,000 - - 400 - 50
 Gorait 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Guria 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Gurung Ghaleg 900 Nepali 900 - 30 - - -
 Hajang 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Unknown Chinese, Mandarin - - - - - -
 Hira 60 Assamese 60 - - - - -
 Ho 100 Ho 100 - - - - -
Hojai Unknown Assamese - - - - - -
 Illemei 30 Naga, Mao - - - 30 - -
 Jalkeot 600 Assamese 600 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Jhalo Malo 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
 Kachari Dimasa 20 Deori 20 - - - - -
 Kachari Sonwal 30,000 Assamese 30,000 20 - 200 - 40
 Kachin 100 Jingpho - - 100 - - -
Kaibartta Jalia 3,900 Bengali 3,900 - - - - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 17,000 Bengali 17,000 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
 Kalingi 90 Odia 90 - - - - -
 Kami 900 Nepali 900 - - - - -
Kandra 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Kapu Reddi 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Kapu unspecified 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
Karan 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 8,300 Hindi 8,300 - - - - -
 Kayastha Karan 1,800 Bengali 1,800 - - - - -
 Khairwar 6,800 Bengali 6,800 - - - - -
 Khamiyang 40 Khamyang - - 40 - - -
 Khampti 20 Adi - - 20 - - -
 Khandait 1,100 Odia 1,100 - - - - -
 Kharia 7,400 Kharia 7,400 - - - - -
 Khasi (War-Khasi) 400 Khasi - - - 400 - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kisan 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Kol 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Kolta 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Korku 900 Korku 900 - - - - -
 Korwa 2,300 Telugu 2,300 - - - - -
 Koya unspecified 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 3,500 Odia 3,500 - - - - -
 Kumal 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 7,200 Hindi 7,200 - - - - -
 Lama Unknown Tibetan, Central - - - - - -
 Lotha 40 Naga, Lotha - - - 40 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Magar 1,200 Nepali 1,200 - - - - -
Mahara 70 Odia 60 - - - - -
 Mahishya 9,900 Bengali 9,900 - - - - -
 Mahli 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Majhwar 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Malto 90 Santhali 90 - - - - -
 Mangala 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Mech 300 Boro 300 - - - - -
 Meitei unspecified 1,200 Meitei 1,200 - - - - -
 Miri 259,000 Mising 247,000 1,200 - 4,200 20 5,900
 Mishmi 30 Digaro-Mishmi 30 - - - - -
 Mizo 30 Mizo - - - 30 - -
Mizo Lushai 30 Mizo - - - 30 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Moghal 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Munda 66,000 Mundari 66,000 - - 200 - 90
 Munnur 70 Telugu 70 - - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Mutrasi 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Bengali 15,000 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 8,800 Bengali 8,800 - - - - -
 Newah 1,500 Nepali 1,500 - - - - -
 Nissi 600 Nyishi 600 - - - - -
 Oraon 21,000 Kurux 20,000 - - 800 - -
Paik 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Pan 600 Odia 600 - - - - -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Parja unspecified 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Patni (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Pod 2,600 Bengali 2,600 - - - - -
 Rabha 2,700 Assamese 2,700 20 - 30 - -
 Rai 600 Nepali 500 - - 20 - 100
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 6,100 Bengali 6,100 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 3,500 Hindi 3,500 - - - - 20
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Ranabhat 90 Assamese 90 - - - - -
Sagarbanshi 70 Odia 70 - - - - -
 Santal (Sawntal) 20,000 Santhali 18,000 - - 600 - 1,400
 Saora unspecified 3,500 Odia 3,500 - - 60 - -
 Sarki 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Sayyid 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Sema 60 Naga, Sumi - - - 60 - -
Shabar 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 2,900 Urdu - 2,900 - - - -
Shan 90 Shan - - 90 - - -
 Sherpa 100 Nepali 70 - 40 - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Sunri Sadhubanik 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 1,000 Nepali 1,000 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Bengali 2,000 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Tai Man 200 Phake - - 200 - - -
 Tamang 1,600 Nepali 1,400 - 200 - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Bengali 14,000 - - - - -
 Tanu 20 Apatani 20 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 5,400 Hindi 5,400 - - - - -
 Thakali 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Thakuri 500 Nepali 500 - - - - -
 Thami 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Tharu 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Tibetan 20 Tibetan, Central - - 20 - - -
 Tili 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Tiwa 7,200 Assamese 7,200 20 - 20 - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
Valmiki Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Valmiki Mehtar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 80 Tamil 80 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 9,100 Hindi 9,100 - - - - -
 Yadav Ghosi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Yadav Kaonra 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Yadav Rawat 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Yakthumba, Limbu 1,300 Nepali 400 - - 20 - 800
  Totals:  189 810,000   152 774,000 15,000 1,000 10,000 300 8,800
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