CountryIndia

State:

  

Delhi

District:

  

Delhi, North



Number of People Groups

616

Unreached People Groups

566

Total Population

953,000

Buddhist

0.4 %

Christian

1.0 %

Hindu

74.5 %

Muslim

18.8 %

Sikh

2.9 %

Other Religions

2.5 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Ad Dharmi 500 Punjabi, Eastern 500 - - - 40 -
 Adi Andhra 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 300 Tamil 300 - - 20 - -
 Adi Karnataka 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
Agamudaiyan Nattaman 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Agaria (Hindu traditions) 200 Agariya 200 - - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) 40 Kannada 40 - - - - -
 Agri 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
Agri Kharwal 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Aguri Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Aheria 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 1,500 Urdu - 1,500 - - - -
 Alambadi Kurichchan Unknown Kurichiya - - - - - -
Alia Unknown Odia - - - - - -
Ambalavasi Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Ambattan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Andh Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Angami 20 Naga, Angami - - - 20 - -
Anglo 3,100 English - - - 3,100 - -
 Ansari 7,200 Urdu - 7,200 - - - -
 Ao 40 Naga, Ao - - - 20 - -
 Arab 20 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - 20 - - - -
 Arain (Hindu traditions) 3,000 Hindi 3,000 - - - - -
 Arain (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Arain (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Arasar Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Arayan 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Arleng Unknown Karbi - - - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 60,000 Hindi 59,000 - - - - 200
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
 Arunthathiyar Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Arwa Mala Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 30 Assamese - 30 - - - -
Atari Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bagata Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Bagdi 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Baha'i 100 Hindi - - - - - 100
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Bairwa 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 6,600 Hindi 6,600 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Baloch 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
Banerwala 20 Punjabi, Eastern 20 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 26,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - 6,900
 Bania Agrahari 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Bania Dhusar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 300 Hindi 200 - - - - 100
Bania Gujar 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Bania Jaiswal 2,900 Hindi 30 - - - - 2,800
 Bania Kasarwani 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bania Lad 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
Bania Mahajan 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 800 Hindi 100 - - - - 600
 Bania Porwal 400 Hindi 200 - - - - 200
Bania Saraogi 300 Hindi 20 - - - - 200
 Bania Srimali 200 Gujarati 40 - - - - 200
Bania Ummad 200 Hindi 100 - - - - 100
 Bania unspecified 20,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - 20 6,800
Banijiga Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Lambadi 1,300 - - - - -
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
Banjara Rathor (Hindu traditions) 70 Lambadi - - - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Basor Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bathudi Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Bauri 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bawaria (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
Bazigar (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
Bazigar (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 3,000 Hindi 3,000 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
Bhabra (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Bhabra (Jain traditions) 1,800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - 1,800
Bhabra (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Bhand (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bhandari Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 37,000 Hindi 37,000 - 200 1,200 70 -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Bhansala 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 3,000 Hindi 3,000 - - - - -
Bhatia (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Bhattra Unknown Bhatri - - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bhisti 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bhotia (Hindu traditions) Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Bhottada Unknown Kuvi - - - - - -
 Bhuinmali Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Bhuiya Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Bhulia Unknown Odia - - - - - -
Bhumia Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Bhumij 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
Bidur Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Bishnoi (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Bodo Unknown Boro - - - - - -
Bolasi Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Boya 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Brahmin Acharaj 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Chitpavan 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Dakaut 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Brahmin Deshastha 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Dhiman 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaud Saraswat 200 Konkani 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaur 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Jijhotia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Brahmin Kashmiri Pandit 8,400 Kashmiri 8,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
Brahmin Mahratta 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin Marathi 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
Brahmin Sanadhya 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
Brahmin Tamil 80 Tamil 80 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 31,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - 1,100
Buna (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Burmese 60 Burmese - - 60 - - -
Chackaravar Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Chain 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Chak Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Chakkiliyan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Chalvadi Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 73,000 Hindi 70,000 - 800 1,500 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Chamar Raigar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
Chasadhobi Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Chayakkaran Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Chepang Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
Cherumar Christian Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Chhalapdar 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Chhetri 500 Nepali 400 - - - - -
Chhimba (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Chhipa (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
 Chin Thado-Kuki 20 Chin, Thado - - - 20 - -
 Christian unspecified 700 Kannada - - - 700 - -
 Chuhra 2,400 Punjabi, Eastern 1,700 - - 600 - 50
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Dagi (Hindu traditions) 6,400 Hindi 6,400 - - - - -
Dagi (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Dai (Hindu traditions) Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Dandasi Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
Darzi Sribastab (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Devendrakulathan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Dewar Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 5,700 Hindi 5,700 - - - - -
 Dhimar 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 9,000 Hindi 9,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Dhobi (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Dhor Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 200 Odia 200 - 20 - - -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Dubla 40 Dubli 40 - - - - -
Dulia Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Eluthassan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Faqir 600 Urdu 400 200 - - 30 -
 Gadaba Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
 Gaddi 400 Urdu 400 40 - - - -
 Gamit 20 Gamit 20 - - - - -
 Ganda 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Gangakula 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Gangte Unknown Gangte - - - - - -
 Garo 20 Garo - - - 20 - -
 Gauda 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Ghasi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Ghirath (Hindu traditions) 40 Kangri 40 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Goan Catholic 500 Konkani, Goan - - - 500 - -
Gokha (Hindu traditions) Unknown Odia - - - - - -
Golla Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Gosain 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
Gowari Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - 200
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Gujjar 80 Gujari - 80 - - - -
 Guria 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Gurung Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Hadi 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Hajam 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Halba Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 30 Chinese, Mandarin - - 30 - - -
Hanabar Unknown Tulu - - - - - -
Harni 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Hill Pulayan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Ho Unknown Ho - - - - - -
Holer Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Idayan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Ilavan 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
Ilavaniyan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Ilavathi Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Illemei Unknown Naga, Mao - - - - - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 2,200 Urdu - 2,200 - - - -
Jat Ahlawat 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Jat Bains (Hindu traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern 60 - - - - -
Jat Bajwa (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Jat Barh 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Jat Bhainwal 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Jat Chahil (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Chima (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
Jat Dagar 3,800 Hindi 3,800 - - - - -
 Jat Dalal 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Jat Dehia (Hindu traditions) 8,000 Hindi 8,000 - - - - -
Jat Dehia (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
Jat Deswal 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Jat Dhankar 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Jat Dhariwal (Hindu traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
Jat Dhillon (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Jat Ghatwal (Hindu traditions) 5,100 Hindi 5,100 - - - - -
Jat Ghatwal (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
Jat Ghumman (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Jat Gil (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Punjabi, Eastern 1,300 - - - - -
 Jat Gil (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
Jat Golla 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
Jat Hela 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat Her 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat Hijra 1,100 Haryanvi 1,100 - - - - -
 Jat Jakhar 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Jat Kharral (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Jat Makiwal 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern 1,000 - - - - -
 Jat Mann (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Jat Mann (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Jat Nain 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Jat Pachhade 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat Randhawa (Hindu traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern 300 - - - - -
Jat Rathi (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
Jat Sahrawat 4,500 Hindi 4,500 - - - - -
Jat Sangwan (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Jat Sarai (Hindu traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern 300 - - - - -
Jat Sarai (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Jat Sidhu (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Jat Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
Jat Sindhu (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Jat Thakurela 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Jat unspecified (Hindu traditions) 69,000 Hindi 69,000 - - - - 700
 Jat unspecified (Sikh traditions) 13,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 13,000 -
Jat Varaich (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Jat Virk (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Jatapu 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Jhinwar (Hindu traditions) 4,600 Punjabi, Eastern 4,600 - - - - -
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
Jimdar Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Julaha 5,600 Hindi 5,600 - - - 40 -
Kabirpanthi 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
 Kachari Unknown Deori - - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
 Kaibartta 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Kaibartta Jalia 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
Kalal Idiga 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Kalbelia 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Kalingi Unknown Odia - - - - - -
Kalladi Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Kallan 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
 Kalu Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Kamathi Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Kamboh (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 1,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,300 -
 Kami 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
Kanakkan 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
Kanchan (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kandera Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Kandra 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
Kaniyan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Kaora 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Kapali Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Kaparia 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kapu 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Kapu Reddi 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Karal (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Karan 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
Karmali Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Karnam Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 1,700 Kashmiri - 1,700 - - - -
 Kathodi Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Kathputli Nachanewala Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Katia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Kavara Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Kavathi Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Kavuthiyan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Bengali 1,400 - - - - -
Kayastha Saksena 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Kayastha Sribastab 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Khadala Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Khairwar 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
Khambu Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Khandait 80 Odia 80 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Kharia Unknown Kharia - - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Khasi 20 Khasi - - - 20 - -
Khatbune 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
Khatgune Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - 20 -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 36,000 Hindi 36,000 - - - - 300
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
 Kinnaura Unknown Kinnauri - - - - - -
 Kisan Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Koch (Hindu traditions) 20 Koch 20 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kokna Unknown Kukna - - - - - -
 Kol Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Kolha Unknown Ho - - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Gujarati 14,000 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Kolta 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
Konai Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Konda Dhora Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Konda Reddi Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Kori Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Korwa Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Koshti 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Kotia Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Koya Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Krishnanvak Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Kuchbandia 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Kudumban 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Kudumi 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
Kumhar Bardiha 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Kumhar Kanaujia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Kunchatiga Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Kuravan 40 Malayalam 40 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Kurpalta 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Kuruba 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Kutana 8,200 Hindi 8,200 - - - - -
 Labana (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Lakhera 1,400 Hindi 1,300 - - - - 40
 Lingayat 200 Kannada - - - - - 200
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Lohana 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 3,600 Hindi 3,600 - - - - -
Lohar (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Machhi (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Madari 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 20 Telugu - - - 20 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Magar 30 Nepali 20 - - - - -
Mahar (Christian traditions) Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Mahishya 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Mahli Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Mahratta 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
Mahtam (Hindu traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 800 -
 Mahyavanshi 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Mala Sale Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 700 Malayalam - - - 700 - -
Malai Vedan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Malayali 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Malayan, caste Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Malayan, tribe Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 6,700 Hindi 6,700 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 4,500 Hindi 4,500 - 30 - - -
Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 20 Gujarati - 20 - - - -
 Mangala 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Mannan, caste 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Mappila 500 Malayalam - 500 - - - -
 Maravan 80 Tamil 80 - - - - -
Marija (Hindu traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
 Matia 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Mazhabi 200 Punjabi, Eastern 20 - - - 100 -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Meitei 30 Meitei 30 - - - - -
 Memon 50 Gujarati - 50 - - - -
 Meo (Hindu traditions) 4,800 Hindi 4,800 - - - - -
 Mina 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Mirasi (Hindu traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern 20 - - - - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
Mirasi (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Mizo 30 Mizo - - - 30 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Mochi (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Moghal 8,600 Urdu - 8,600 - - - -
 Momna 20 Gujarati - 20 - - - -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Munda 20 Mundari 20 - - - - -
Mutali Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Muthuvan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Nadar 500 Tamil 400 - - 100 - -
 Naga Tangkhul 20 Naga, Tangkhul - - - 20 - -
 Naga unspecified Unknown Naga Pidgin - - - - - -
 Naga, Anal Unknown Anal - - - - - -
Nagar Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 6,600 Hindi 6,600 - - - - -
Nai (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
 Naikda 50 Kannada 50 - - - - -
 Nair 500 Malayalam 500 - - - - -
Nalband 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Namassej 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Namassej Chandel 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
Naribut 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Nau Buddh 1,600 Marathi - - 1,600 - - -
Navait Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Navithan 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
 Newah 80 Nepali 70 - 20 - - -
 Nissi Unknown Nyishi - - - - - -
 Odiya Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Oraon 40 Kurux 30 - - - - -
Paik Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Paite (Christian traditions) Unknown Chin, Paite - - - - - -
Pakhiwara 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
Paliya Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Pallan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Pan 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
Panan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Pandaram Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Panikkan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Paniyan Unknown Paniya - - - - - -
 Paraiyan 300 Tamil 200 - - 40 - -
Paravan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Parja Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Parsee 20 Gujarati - - - - - 20
 Pashtun Northern 18,000 Urdu - 18,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - 20 -
 Patelia Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Patharwat 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Patial Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Patni (Hindu traditions) Unknown Assamese - - - - - -
Patralu Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Perka Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Perna (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Persian 80 Persian, Iranian - 80 - - - -
Perumannan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Pinjara 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Pod 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Pondicherry Catholic Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Portuguese Unknown Indo-Portuguese - - - - - -
Pulayan 80 Malayalam 80 - - - - -
Pulayan (Hindu traditions) 80 Malayalam 80 - - - - -
 Pundari 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Puthirai Vannan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Qassab 9,000 Urdu - 9,000 - - - -
 Qazi 4,000 Urdu - 4,000 - - - -
Quam-e-Punjab 300 Punjabi, Eastern - 300 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 500 Rajbanshi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 6,900 Hindi 6,900 - - - - -
Rajput Bhatti (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Muslim traditions) 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
Rajput Gahlot 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 6,900 Hindi 6,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Jadon 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Rajput Kachhwaha 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Rajput Raikwar 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Rajput Rathor 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput Rawa 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Saithwar 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Rajput Tonwar 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Hindu traditions) 30,000 Hindi 29,000 - - - - 900
 Rajput unspecified (Muslim traditions) 4,000 Urdu - 4,000 - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Sikh traditions) 1,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,400 -
Raju 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Rajwar 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Ramdasia (Hindu traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
Ramoshi Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Rathawa 30 Rathawi 30 - - - - -
 Ravalia Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
Ravidas Chamar 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - 30 - -
 Rawal (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Razu Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Rehar 4,000 Hindi 4,000 - - - - -
 Relli Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Rengma Unknown Naga, Southern Rengma - - - - - -
 Rongmei Unknown Naga, Inpui - - - - - -
Sagarbanshi Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Saini (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
Sali 20 Kannada - - - - - -
Samban Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Sangtarash 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Sansi (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Santal 40 Santhali 30 - - - - -
 Saora 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
 Satani Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Sayyid 14,000 Urdu - 14,000 - - - -
Shabar 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Shaikh 95,000 Urdu - 95,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 8,000 Urdu - 8,000 - - - -
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Sikligar (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
Singiwala 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Sinhalese 80 Sinhala - - 80 - - -
Sirkiband 200 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - 100 -
Somvanshi Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Hindi 4,000 - - - - 80
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Sounti Unknown Odia - - - - - -
Sudh (Hindu traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Sudh (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
Sudha Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
Sunri Sadhubanik Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 1,000 Malayalam - - - 1,000 - -
 Taga (Hindu traditions) 6,500 Hindi 6,500 - - - - -
 Tai Man 30 Phake - - 30 - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 300 Tamil - 300 - - - -
Tanla Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Hindu traditions) 6,600 Hindi 6,600 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 1,700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,700 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - - - - -
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
Teli (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Thadou Unknown Chin, Thado - - - - - -
Thakkar 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
 Thakuri Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Thandan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Thori (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Tibetan 1,000 Tibetan, Central - - 1,000 - - -
 Tili 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Tipera Unknown Kok Borok - - - - - -
 Tiyar 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Urali Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Telugu 2,100 - - - - -
Vaddar (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Valan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Valluvan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Vaniyan 80 Tamil 60 - - 20 - -
Vanjara Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Vannan 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
 Varli 30 Varli 30 - - - - -
Velakkithalanayan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Velama Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Velan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Vellalan 70 Tamil 70 - - - - -
Veluthadanayar 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
Vetan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Vettuvan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Viswakarma 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
Viswakarma Asari 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
Viswakarma Thattan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - 20 -
Yadav Gola 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Yadav Sadgope 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Yenadi Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Yerukula Unknown Yerukula - - - - - -
 Zeliang Unknown Naga, Zeme - - - - - -
  Totals:  616 953,000   566 710,000 179,000 3,800 9,900 27,000 24,000
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