CountryIndia

State:

  

Delhi

District:

  

Delhi, Southwest



Number of People Groups

612

Unreached People Groups

559

Total Population

2,679,000

Buddhist

0.1 %

Christian

1.3 %

Hindu

92.3 %

Muslim

4.0 %

Sikh

1.5 %

Other Religions

0.8 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ad Dharmi 1,600 Punjabi, Eastern 1,400 - - - 100 -
 Adi Andhra 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 900 Tamil 800 - - 50 - -
Adi Karnataka 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Agaria (Hindu traditions) 500 Agariya 500 - - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Agri 80 Marathi 80 - - - - -
Agri Kharwal 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Aguri 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Aheria 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Alambadi kurichchan Unknown Kurichiya - - - - - -
Alia Unknown Oriya - - - - - -
Ambalavasi 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
Ambattan 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Anal Unknown Anal - - - - - -
 Andh 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Angami 30 Naga, Angami - - - 30 - -
Anglo 7,400 English - - - 7,400 - -
 Ansari 6,500 Urdu - 6,500 - - - -
 Ao 30 Naga, Ao - - - 30 - -
 Arab 30 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - 30 - - - -
 Arain (Hindu traditions) 9,400 Hindi 9,400 - - - - -
 Arain (Muslim traditions) 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
Arain (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Arasar 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
Arayan 70 Malayalam 70 - - - - -
 Arleng 30 Karbi - - - 20 - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 198,000 Hindi 198,000 - - - - 20
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,000 -
 Arunthathiyar 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Arwa Mala Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 60 Assamese - 60 - - - -
Atari Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bagata Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Bagdi, Wagdi 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Baha'i 300 Hindi - - - - - 300
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Bairwa 5,400 Hindi 5,400 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Baloch, Eastern 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Bania 103,000 Hindi 96,000 - - - 60 6,800
 Bania, Agarwal 51,000 Hindi 51,000 - - - - 200
 Bania, Agrahari 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Bania, Barnawar 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Bania, Dhusar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania, Gahoi 800 Hindi 800 - - - - 20
Bania, Gujar 1,300 Gujarati 1,300 - - - - -
Bania, Jaiswal 6,200 Hindi 400 - - - - 5,800
 Bania, Kasarwani 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasaundhan 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Bania, Khatri 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Bania, Lad 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
Bania, Mahajan 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahesri 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahur 5,000 Hindi 5,000 - - - - -
Bania, Modh 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Bania, Nagar 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Bania, Oswal 2,400 Hindi 400 - - - - 2,000
 Bania, Porwal 700 Hindi 400 - - - - 300
Bania, Rastaogi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Bania, Rauniar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bania, Srimali 500 Gujarati 50 - - - - 400
Banijiga 40 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Lambadi 3,300 - - - - -
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Basor 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bathudi 30 Oriya 30 - - - - -
 Bauri 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
Bawaria (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Bazigar (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 9,200 Hindi 9,200 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
Bhabra (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
Bhabra (Jain traditions) 3,900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - 3,900
Bhabra (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Bhand (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bhandari 40 Oriya 40 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 92,000 Hindi 90,000 - - 2,600 - -
Bhansala 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
Bharathar 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 4,500 Hindi 4,500 - - - - -
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 9,300 Hindi 9,300 - - - - -
Bhatia (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Bhattra Unknown Bhatri - - - - - -
 Bhil 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bhisti 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bhotia, Sikkim Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Bhottada Unknown Kuvi - - - - - -
 Bhuinmali Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Bhuiya 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Bhulia Unknown Oriya - - - - - -
Bhumia Unknown Oriya - - - - - -
 Bhumij 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
Bidur Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Binjhal Unknown Oriya - - - - - -
 Bishnoi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bodo 40 Bodo 30 - - - - -
Bolasi Unknown Oriya - - - - - -
 Boya 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin 224,000 Hindi 223,000 - - - - 300
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Brahmin, Acharaj 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Anavala 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Audich 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Bagda 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Bengali 1,100 Bengali 1,100 - - - - -
Brahmin, Chitpavan 1,600 Marathi 1,600 - - - - -
Brahmin, Daima 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Dakaut 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Deshastha 1,000 Marathi 1,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Dhiman 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaud Saraswat 1,000 Marathi 1,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaur 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Gujar Gaur 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Haryana 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Jijhotia 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Joshi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Kanaujia 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Kannada 50 Kannada 50 - - - - -
Brahmin, Karhada 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Kashmiri Pandit 18,000 Kashmiri 18,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Khandelwal 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Khedawal 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Maha 4,600 Hindi 4,600 - - - - -
Brahmin, Mahratta 1,600 Marathi 1,600 - - - - -
Brahmin, Maithili 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Brahmin, Marathi 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Mewada 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
Brahmin, Modh 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Nagar 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Palliwal 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Parikh 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Purohit 500 Marwari 500 - - - - -
Brahmin, Pushkarna 70 Marwari 70 - - - - -
Brahmin, Sanadhya 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Saraswat 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Sawaria 4,400 Hindi 4,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Sikhwal 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Srigaud 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Srimali 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Tamil 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Telugu 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Burmese 200 Burmese - - 100 - - -
Chackaravar Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Chain 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Chakkiliyan 400 Tamil 300 - - 20 - -
Chakma 30 Chakma 30 - - - - -
 Chalvadi 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 196,000 Hindi 192,000 - - 3,700 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Chasadhobi Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Chayakkaran Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Chepang Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Cherumar Christian 20 Malayalam - - - 20 - -
Chhalapdar 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Chhetri 1,300 Nepali 1,200 - 20 - - -
Chhimba (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Chhipa (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Chin 20 Chin, Thado - - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 12,000 Hindi - - - 12,000 - -
 Chuhra 6,200 Punjabi, Eastern 3,800 - - 2,400 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
Dagi (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
Dagi (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Dai (Hindu traditions) Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Dandasi Unknown Oriya - - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Devanga 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Devendrakulathan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Dewar 30 Oriya 30 - - - - -
 Dhangar 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
 Dhimar 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Dhobi (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Dhor Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 600 Oriya 600 - - - - -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Dubla 100 Dubli 100 - - - - -
Dulia 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
Eluthassan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Faqir 1,200 Urdu 900 200 - - 60 -
 Gadaba Unknown Oriya - - - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 7,800 Hindi 7,800 - - - - -
 Gaddi 1,200 Urdu 1,100 80 - - - -
 Gamit 40 Gamit 40 - - - - -
 Ganda 100 Oriya 100 - - - - -
 Gangakula 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Gangte Unknown Gangte - - - - - -
 Garo 40 Garo - - - 30 - -
 Gauda 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Ghasi (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Ghirath (Hindu traditions) 100 Kangri 100 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
Goan Catholic 1,000 Konkani, Goan - - - 1,000 - -
Gokha (Hindu traditions) 30 Oriya 30 - - - - -
Golla Unknown Oriya - - - - - -
 Gond 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Gosain 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Gowari Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 79,000 Hindi 79,000 - - - - -
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Gujjar 20 Gujari - 20 - - - -
 Guria 60 Oriya 60 - - - - -
 Gurung 30 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Hadi 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Hajam 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Halba Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 80 Chinese, Mandarin - - 80 - - -
Hanabar Unknown Tulu - - - - - -
Hill Pulayan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Ho Unknown Ho - - - - - -
Holer Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Idayan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Ilavan 1,400 Malayalam 1,300 - - - - -
Ilavaniyan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Ilavathi Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Illemei Unknown Naga, Mao - - - - - -
Jallad 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 323,000 Hindi 323,000 - - - - 100
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 14,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 14,000 -
Jat, Ahlawat 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Jat, Bains (Hindu traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
Jat, Bajwa (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
Jat, Barh 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat, Bhainwal 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Jat, Chahil (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Jat, Chima (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
Jat, Dagar 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Jat, Dalal 4,600 Hindi 4,600 - - - - -
Jat, Dehia (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - -
Jat, Dehia (Muslim traditions) 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
Jat, Deswal 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
Jat, Dhankar 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
Jat, Dhariwal (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern 1,100 - - - - -
Jat, Dhillon (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Jat, Dhillon (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
Jat, Ghatwal (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
Jat, Ghatwal (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Jat, Ghumman (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
Jat, Gil (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Punjabi, Eastern 3,300 - - - - -
 Jat, Gil (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
Jat, Golla 4,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - -
Jat, Hela 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Jat, Her 500 Punjabi, Eastern 500 - - - - -
Jat, Hijra 2,800 Haryanvi 2,800 - - - - -
 Jat, Jakhar 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Jat, Kharral (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat, Makiwal 2,500 Punjabi, Eastern 2,500 - - - - -
 Jat, Mann (Hindu traditions) 4,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - -
Jat, Mann (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Jat, Nain 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Jat, Pachhade 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat, Randhawa (Hindu traditions) 800 Punjabi, Eastern 800 - - - - -
Jat, Rathi (Hindu traditions) 7,800 Hindi 7,800 - - - - -
Jat, Sahrawat 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
Jat, Sangwan 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Jat, Sarai (Hindu traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
 Jat, Sidhu (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
Jat, Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 6,400 Hindi 6,400 - - - - -
Jat, Thakurela 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat, Varaich (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Jat, Virk (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Hindi 4,100 - - - - -
Jatapu Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Jew, South Asian Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Jhalo Malo 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Jhinwar (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,100 -
Jimdar 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Julaha 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Kachari, Dimasa 20 Deori 20 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Kaibartta 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Kalbelia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kalingi 30 Oriya 30 - - - - -
Kalladi Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Kallan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Kalu 30 Bengali - 30 - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Kamathi Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Kamboh (Hindu traditions) 32,000 Hindi 32,000 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 2,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 4,100 -
 Kami 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
Kanakkan 80 Malayalam 80 - - - - -
Kanchan (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Kandera 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Kandra 20 Oriya 20 - - - - -
Kaniyan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Kaora 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kapali 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Kaparia 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kapu 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
Karal (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Karan 40 Oriya 40 - - - - -
Karmali 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Karnam 20 Oriya 20 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 1,600 Kashmiri - 1,600 - - - -
 Kathodi Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Katia 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Kavara Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Kavathi Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Kavuthiyan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 4,300 Bengali 4,300 - - - - -
Khadala Unknown Oriya - - - - - -
 Khairwar 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
Khambu 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
Khandait 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Kharia 20 Kharia 20 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Khasi 50 Khasi - - - 40 - -
Khatbune 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 27,000 Hindi 27,000 - - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 113,000 Hindi 113,000 - - - - 30
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 1,800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,800 -
 Kinnaura Unknown Kinnauri - - - - - -
 Kisan Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Koch (Hindu traditions) Unknown Koch - - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Kokna Unknown Kukna - - - - - -
 Kol 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Kolha Unknown Ho - - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 35,000 Gujarati 35,000 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 80 Marathi 80 - - - - -
Koli Malhar 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Kolta 50 Oriya 50 - - - - -
Konai 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Konda Dhora Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Konda Reddi Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Kori 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Korwa Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Koshti 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
 Koya 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Krishnanvak Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Kuchbandia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kudumban 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
Kudumi 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 80 Oriya 80 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 41,000 Hindi 41,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 800 -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 900 Gujarati 900 - - - - -
Kunchatiga 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Kuravan 80 Malayalam 80 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Kurpalta 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kuruba 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
 Kutana 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
 Labana (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 800 -
 Lakhera 4,300 Hindi 4,200 - - - - 30
Lingader Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Lingayat 400 Kannada - - - - - 400
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 3,600 Hindi 3,600 - - - - -
 Lohana 1,600 Gujarati 1,600 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Lohar (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Machhi (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Madari 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 90 Telugu - - - 90 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Magar 60 Nepali 50 - 20 - - -
Mahar (Christian traditions) 60 Marathi - - - 60 - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Mahishya 2,000 Bengali 2,000 - - - - -
 Mahli Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Mahratta 1,100 Marathi 1,100 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
Mahtam (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Punjabi, Eastern 2,000 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 1,800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,800 -
 Mahyavanshi 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 60 Telugu - - - 60 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
Mala Sale Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 1,500 Malayalam - - - 1,500 - -
Malai Vedan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Malayali 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
Malayan, caste Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Malayan, tribe Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Mangala 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
 Mannan, caste 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Mappila 400 Malayalam - 400 - - - -
 Maravan 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
Marija (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Punjabi, Eastern 1,300 - - - - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Matia 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Mazhabi 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Megh (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Meitei 60 Meitei 60 - - - - -
 Memon 70 Gujarati - 70 - - - -
Meo (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
 Mina 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Mirasi (Hindu traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern 40 - - - - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Mirasi (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Mizo 100 Mizo - - - 100 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
Mochi (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Moghal 7,600 Urdu - 7,600 - - - -
 Momna 20 Gujarati - 20 - - - -
Mukkuvan (Christian traditions) Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
 Munda 40 Mundari 40 - - - - -
Mutali Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Muthuvan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Nadar 1,300 Tamil 1,000 - - 400 - -
 Naga, unspecified 20 Naga Pidgin - - - 20 - -
Nagar 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - -
Nai (Sikh traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,100 -
 Naikda 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Nair 2,300 Malayalam 2,300 - - - - -
Nalband Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Namassej 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Naribut 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Nau Buddh 700 Marathi - - 700 - - -
Navait Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Navithan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Newah 300 Nepali 200 - 40 - - -
 Nissi Unknown Nyishi - - - - - -
 Odiya Unknown Oriya - - - - - -
 Oraon 80 Kurux 70 - - - - -
Paik 20 Oriya 20 - - - - -
Paliya 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
Pallan 1,200 Tamil 1,200 - - 20 - -
 Pan 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
Panan 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
Pandaram Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Panikkan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Paniyan Unknown Paniya