Number of People Groups

187

Unreached People Groups

146

Total Population

1,195,000

Buddhist

0.1 %

Christian

1.0 %

Hindu

84.9 %

Muslim

12.6 %

Sikh

0.3 %

Other Religions

1.2 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Ahom 9,400 Assamese 9,400 - - - - -
 Angami 40 Naga, Angami - - - 40 - -
 Ao 50 Naga, Ao - - - 50 - -
 Arleng 1,400 Karbi 1,100 - - 300 - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 47,000 Assamese - 47,000 - - - -
Asur 500 Asuri 500 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Bania 88,000 Hindi 82,000 - - - - 6,600
 Bania Agarwal 5,500 Hindi 5,400 - - - - 80
 Bania Agrahari 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Bania Bais 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Bania Barnawar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Bania Brittal 2,400 Assamese 2,400 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - 30
 Bania Gandha Banik 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bania Mahajan 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 500 Hindi 300 - - - - 200
 Bania Porwal 600 Hindi 500 - - - - 50
Bania Rauniar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 100 Lambadi 100 - - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
Barman Unknown Dimasa - - - - - -
 Bauri 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bhuinmali 4,200 Bengali 4,200 - - - - -
 Bhumij 7,700 Bengali 7,600 - - 80 - -
Birhor 1,700 Birhor 1,700 - - 40 - -
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) 34,000 Boro 33,000 - - 600 - 50
Bodo (Muslim traditions) 200 Boro - 200 - - - -
Boria Assam 1,400 Assamese 1,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin 85,000 Hindi 83,000 - - - - 1,300
Brahmin Ganak 2,500 Assamese 2,500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 1,400 Bengali 1,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin Utkal 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
Brahmin Vaidik 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Brahmin Varendra 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Chakhesang 50 Naga, Chokri - - - 50 - -
Chakma Unknown Chakma - - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
 Chepang 60 Nepali 20 - 50 - - -
 Chero 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Chhetri 14,000 Nepali 14,000 - 50 - - -
 Chik Baraik 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Christian 200 Hindi - - - 200 - -
 Darjee 1,700 Nepali 1,600 - 30 - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Deori 1,400 Deori 1,400 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
 Dholi (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Drukpa 40 Dzongkha - - 40 - - -
 Dura 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Gangai 80 Nepali 80 - - - - -
 Garo 5,800 Garo 800 40 - 4,900 - -
 Gauda 70 Odia 70 - - - - -
 Gharti 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Goanese 50 Konkani, Goan - - - 50 - -
 Gond 16,000 Hindi 15,000 - - 400 - 500
Gond Maria 600 Gondi, Northern 600 - - - - -
 Gurung 600 Nepali 200 - 400 - - -
 Hadi 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Hajam 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Hajang 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
Hira 2,600 Assamese 2,600 - - - - -
Hojai Unknown Assamese - - - - - -
 Jalkeot 600 Assamese 600 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 2,900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,900 -
 Jhalo Malo 2,300 Bengali 2,300 - - - - -
 Kachari Dimasa 600 Deori 600 - - 20 - -
Kachari Sonwal 8,100 Assamese 7,900 30 - 100 - -
 Kaibartta 13,000 Bengali 13,000 - - - - -
Kaibartta Jalia 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Kami 400 Nepali 300 - 90 - - -
 Kapu 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 42,000 Hindi 42,000 - - - - -
 Kayastha Karan 1,800 Bengali 1,800 - - - - -
 Khairwar 2,800 Bengali 2,800 - - - - -
 Khampti 20 Adi - - - - - -
 Khandait 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
Kharia 600 Kharia 600 - - - - -
 Khasi 1,200 Khasi 200 - - 1,000 - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Kol 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Koya 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
 Kumal 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Lingayat 30 Kannada - - - - - 30
Lodha (Hindu traditions, tribal) 1,400 Bengali 1,400 - - - - -
 Lotha 40 Naga, Lotha - - - 40 - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Magar 26,000 Nepali 25,000 - 200 60 - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
Mahara 50 Assamese 50 - - - - -
 Mahishya 96,000 Bengali 96,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Majhwar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 40 Malayalam - - - 40 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - -
Malto 100 Santhali 100 - - - - -
 Mech 80 Boro 70 - - - - -
 Meitei 2,800 Meitei 2,800 - - - - -
 Miri 2,300 Mising 2,300 - - 40 - -
 Mizo 30 Mizo - - - 30 - -
Mizo Lushai 60 Mizo - - - 60 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
Mukha Dhora 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Munda 28,000 Mundari 27,000 - - 600 - 300
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
 Nair 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Namassej 19,000 Bengali 19,000 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 11,000 Bengali 11,000 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Newah 2,300 Nepali 2,200 - 200 - - -
 Nissi 200 Nyishi 200 - - - - -
 Oraon 29,000 Kurux 28,000 - - 900 - 200
 Pan 500 Odia 500 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Patni (Hindu traditions) 200 Assamese 200 - - - - -
Pochury Unknown Naga, Pochuri - - - - - -
 Pod 18,000 Bengali 18,000 - - - - -
 Rabha 6,500 Assamese 6,400 20 - 60 - -
 Rai 1,800 Nepali 1,500 - - 100 - 200
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 30,000 Bengali 30,000 - - 100 - 400
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 74,000 Hindi 73,000 - - - - 1,400
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
Rajput Chandrabansi 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Rajput Nagbansi 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Sisodia 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Ralte 40 Mizo - - - 40 - -
Ranabhat 1,300 Assamese 1,300 - - - - -
 Rengma 40 Naga, Southern Rengma - - - 40 - -
 Rongmei 40 Naga, Inpui - - - 40 - -
 Saloi 1,400 Assamese 1,400 - - - - -
 Sangtam 40 Naga, Sangtam - - - 40 - -
 Santal 37,000 Santhali 34,000 - - 900 - 2,300
 Saora 7,400 Odia 7,400 - - 20 - -
 Sarki 400 Nepali 400 - - 20 - -
 Sayyid 5,700 Urdu - 5,700 - - - -
 Sema 30 Naga, Sumi - - - 30 - -
 Shaikh 97,000 Urdu - 97,000 - - - -
 Sherpa 90 Nepali - - 90 - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Bengali 11,000 - - 20 - -
Sunri Sadhubanik 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 1,200 Nepali 1,200 - - 40 - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 3,900 Bengali 3,900 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 60 Malayalam - - - 60 - -
 Tamang 1,100 Nepali 700 - 400 80 - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Bengali 19,000 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
 Thakali 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Thakuri 1,100 Nepali 1,100 - - - - -
 Thami 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Tharu 2,300 Tharu, Madhya-Purbiya 2,200 - - 100 - -
 Tibetan 20 Tibetan, Central - - 20 - - -
 Tili 7,400 Bengali 7,400 - - - - -
 Tiwa 7,400 Assamese 7,300 30 - 60 - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 700 - - - 30 -
Valmiki, Balmiki Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 58,000 Hindi 58,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 6,700 Bengali 6,700 - - - - -
 Yakthumba 1,100 Nepali 700 - - 40 - 300
 Zeliang 40 Naga, Zeme - - - 30 - -
  Totals:  187 1,195,000   146 1,014,000 150,000 1,500 11,000 3,700 14,000
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