CountryIndia

State:

  

Delhi

District:

  

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Number of People Groups

672

Unreached People Groups

615

Total Population

19,381,000

Buddhist

0.2 %

Christian

0.9 %

Hindu

82.8 %

Muslim

10.8 %

Sikh

3.9 %

Other Religions

1.7 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Ad Dharmi 10,000 Punjabi, Eastern 9,600 - 50 - 900 -
 Adi Andhra 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 6,100 Tamil 5,800 - - 400 - -
Adi Karnataka 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan 1,600 Tamil 1,600 - - - - -
 Agaria (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Agariya 3,100 - - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Kannada 1,300 - - - - -
 Agri 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
Agri Kharwal 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Aguri 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Aheria 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - 20 -
 Ahmadi 9,000 Urdu - 9,000 - - - -
 Alambadi kurichchan 100 Kurichiya 100 - - - - -
Alia 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
Ambalavasi 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
Ambattan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Anal 100 Anal - - - 100 - -
 Andh 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Angami 200 Naga, Angami - - - 200 - -
Anglo 36,000 English - - - 36,000 - -
 Ansari 78,000 Urdu - 78,000 - - - -
 Ao 200 Naga, Ao - - - 200 - -
 Arab 300 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - 300 - - - -
 Arain (Hindu traditions) 64,000 Hindi 64,000 - - - - -
 Arain (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
Arain (Sikh traditions) 2,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,200 -
Arasar 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Arayan 600 Malayalam 600 - - - - -
 Arleng 100 Karbi 90 - - 100 - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 1,229,000 Hindi 1,229,000 - - - - 1,200
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 17,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 17,000 -
 Arunthathiyar 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Arwa Mala 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 400 Assamese - 400 - - - -
Atari 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 3,500 Hindi 3,500 - - - - -
 Bagata 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Bengali 1,700 - - - - -
 Bagdi, Wagdi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Baha'i 2,600 Hindi - - - - - 2,600
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Bengali 2,100 - - - - -
 Bairwa 37,000 Hindi 37,000 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 117,000 Hindi 117,000 - - - 70 -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Baloch, Eastern 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Bania 611,000 Hindi 487,000 - - - 600 122,000
 Bania, Agarwal 296,000 Hindi 240,000 - - - - 56,000
 Bania, Agrahari 5,900 Hindi 5,900 - - - - -
Bania, Barnawar 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
Bania, Dhusar 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
 Bania, Gahoi 5,700 Hindi 5,300 - - - - 400
Bania, Gujar 5,800 Gujarati 5,800 - - - - -
Bania, Jaiswal 38,000 Hindi 3,300 - - - - 35,000
 Bania, Kasarwani 6,400 Hindi 6,400 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasaundhan 7,900 Hindi 7,900 - - - - -
Bania, Khandelwal 900 Hindi 400 - - - - 400
Bania, Khatri 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bania, Lad 1,900 Gujarati 1,900 - - - - -
Bania, Mahajan 4,200 Hindi 4,200 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahesri 5,700 Hindi 5,700 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahur 38,000 Hindi 38,000 - - - - -
Bania, Modh 1,400 Gujarati 1,400 - - - - -
Bania, Nagar 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
 Bania, Nima 2,400 Hindi 300 - - - - 2,100
 Bania, Oswal 15,000 Hindi 3,400 - - - - 11,000
 Bania, Porwal 7,500 Hindi 4,400 - - - - 3,100
Bania, Rastaogi 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Bania, Rauniar 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
Bania, Saraogi 2,400 Hindi 200 - - - - 2,100
 Bania, Srimali 3,900 Gujarati 500 - - - - 3,400
Bania, Ummad 4,800 Hindi 2,000 - - - - 2,700
Banijiga 200 Kannada 200 - - - - 70
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Lambadi 23,000 - - - - -
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Barwala (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Basor 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bathudi 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Batwal (Hindu traditions) 600 Dogri 600 - - - - -
 Bauri 2,300 Bengali 2,300 - - - - -
Bawaria (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 3,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,300 -
Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Telugu 1,000 - - - - -
Bazigar (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Kannada 1,100 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 61,000 Hindi 61,000 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
Bhabra (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
Bhabra (Jain traditions) 25,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - 25,000
Bhabra (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Bhand (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bhandari 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 654,000 Hindi 634,000 - - 20,000 - -
Bhansala 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Bharathar 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 31,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - -
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 62,000 Hindi 62,000 - - - - -
Bhatia (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Bhattra 100 Bhatri 100 - - - - -
 Bhil 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - - - - -
 Bhisti 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Bhotia, (Hindu traditions) 100 Nepali - - 100 - - -
Bhottada 100 Kuvi 100 - - - - -
 Bhuinmali 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Bhuiya 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Bhulia 90 Odia 90 - - - - -
Bhumia 90 Odia 90 - - - - -
 Bhumij 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
Bidur 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
Binjhal 80 Odia 80 - - - - -
 Bishnoi (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Bodo 200 Bodo 100 - - 50 - -
Bolasi 90 Odia 90 - - - - -
 Boya 1,600 Telugu 1,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin 1,343,000 Hindi 1,315,000 - - - - 25,000
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 5,500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 5,500 -
 Brahmin, Acharaj 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Anavala 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Audich 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
Brahmin, Bagda 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Brahmin, Bengali 6,100 Bengali 6,100 - - - - -
Brahmin, Chaturvedi 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Brahmin, Chitpavan 6,200 Marathi 6,200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Daima 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Dakaut 28,000 Hindi 28,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Deshastha 9,300 Marathi 9,300 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Dhiman 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaud Saraswat 4,700 Marathi 4,700 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaur 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Gujar Gaur 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
Brahmin, Haryana 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Jijhotia 3,900 Hindi 3,900 - - - - -
Brahmin, Joshi 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Kanaujia 27,000 Hindi 27,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Kannada 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Karhada 1,300 Marathi 1,300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Kashmiri Pandit 150,000 Kashmiri 150,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Khandelwal 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Khedawal 700 Gujarati 700 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Maha 37,000 Hindi 37,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Mahratta 10,000 Marathi 10,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Maithili 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Brahmin, Marathi 1,300 Marathi 1,300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Mewada 2,000 Gujarati 2,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Modh 1,200 Gujarati 1,200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Nagar 1,300 Gujarati 1,300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Palliwal 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Brahmin, Parikh 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Purohit 1,800 Marwari 1,800 - - - - -
Brahmin, Pushkarna 200 Marwari 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Sanadhya 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Saraswat 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Sawaria 36,000 Hindi 36,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Sikhwal 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Brahmin, Srigaud 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Brahmin, Srimali 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Brahmin, Tamil 2,600 Tamil 2,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Telugu 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Burmese 1,200 Burmese - - 1,100 60 - -
Chackaravar 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Chain 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Chak 100 Bengali - - 100 - - -
Chakkiliyan 2,200 Tamil 2,200 - - 80 - -
Chakma 100 Chakma 100 - - - - -
 Chalvadi 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 1,326,000 Hindi 1,305,000 - 20 23,000 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 1,700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,700 -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Chasadhobi 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
Chayakkaran 90 Tamil 90 - - - - -
 Chepang 90 Nepali 90 - - - - -
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) 900 Malayalam 900 - - - - -
Cherumar Christian 100 Malayalam - - - 100 - -
Chhalapdar 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Chhetri 8,300 Nepali 8,200 - 100 - - -
Chhimba (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 2,700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,700 -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 8,000 Hindi 7,900 - - - - 100
Chhipa (Sikh traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,100 -
 Chin 100 Chin, Thado 50 - 30 70 - -
 Christian unspecified 46,000 Hindi - - - 46,000 - -
 Chuhra 39,000 Punjabi, Eastern 29,000 - - 9,600 - 600
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Marathi 3,100 - - - - -
Dagi (Hindu traditions) 128,000 Hindi 128,000 - - - - -
Dagi (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
Dai (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Dandasi 90 Odia 90 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,200 -
Devadiga 60 Tulu 60 - - - - -
Devanga 80 Kannada 80 - - - - -
 Devendrakulathan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
Dewar 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Dhangar 1,400 Gujarati 1,400 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 100,000 Hindi 100,000 - - - - -
Dhiar 100 Dogri 100 - - - - -
 Dhimar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 157,000 Hindi 157,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 1,700 Urdu - 1,700 - - - -
Dhobi (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Dhor 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 6,000 Odia 6,000 - - - - -
Dom (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Dubla 800 Dubli 800 - - - - -
Dulia 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Eluthassan 90 Malayalam 90 - - - - -
 Faqir 8,000 Urdu 5,200 2,400 - - 400 -
 Gadaba 90 Odia 90 - - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 53,000 Hindi 53,000 - - - - -
 Gaddi 8,400 Urdu 7,700 700 - - - -
 Gamit 300 Gamit 300 - - - - -
 Ganda 700 Odia 700 - - - - -
 Gangakula 800 Kannada 800 - - - - -
 Gangte 80 Gangte - - - 80 - -
Gardi (Hindu traditions) 40 Dogri 40 - - - - -
 Garo 200 Garo 60 - - 200 - -
 Gauda 1,000 Odia 1,000 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Ghasi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Ghirath (Hindu traditions) 700 Kangri 700 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Muslim traditions) 1,200 Urdu - 1,200 - - - -
Goan Catholic 8,700 Konkani, Goan - - - 8,600 - -
Gokha (Hindu traditions) 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
Golla 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Gond 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Gosain 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
Gowari 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 521,000 Hindi 519,000 - - - - 1,800
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,000 -
 Gujjar 300 Gujari - 300 - - - -
 Guria 500 Odia 500 - - - - -
 Gurung 300 Nepali 100 - 200 - - -
 Hadi 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Hajam 2,100 Urdu - 2,100 - - - -
 Halba 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 600 Chinese, Mandarin - - 600 - - -
Hanabar 90 Tulu 90 - - - - -
Harni 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Hill Pulayan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Ho 80 Ho 80 - - - - -
Holer 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Idayan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
Ilavan 7,000 Malayalam 6,900 - - 80 - -
Ilavaniyan 80 Malayalam 80 - - - - -
Ilavathi 80 Malayalam 80 - - - - -
 Illemei 80 Naga, Mao - - - 80 - -
Jallad 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 2,036,000 Hindi 2,025,000 - - - - 9,200
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 22,000 Urdu - 22,000 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 415,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 415,000 -
Jat, Ahlawat 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Jat, Bains (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern 1,000 - - - - -
Jat, Bajwa (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Jat, Barh 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
Jat, Bhainwal 7,300 Hindi 7,300 - - - - -
Jat, Chahil (Hindu traditions) 6,900 Hindi 6,900 - - - - -
Jat, Chima (Hindu traditions) 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - -
Jat, Dagar 75,000 Hindi 75,000 - - - - -
 Jat, Dalal 32,000 Hindi 32,000 - - - - -
Jat, Dehia (Hindu traditions) 143,000 Hindi 143,000 - - - - -
Jat, Dehia (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Jat, Deswal 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Jat, Dhankar 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Jat, Dhariwal (Hindu traditions) 7,900 Punjabi, Eastern 7,900 - - - - -
Jat, Dhillon (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
 Jat, Dhillon (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Jat, Ghatwal (Hindu traditions) 92,000 Hindi 92,000 - - - - -
Jat, Ghatwal (Muslim traditions) 6,900 Urdu - 6,900 - - - -
Jat, Ghumman (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
Jat, Gil (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Punjabi, Eastern 23,000 - - - - -
 Jat, Gil (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
Jat, Golla 33,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - -
Jat, Hela 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
Jat, Her 3,900 Punjabi, Eastern 3,900 - - - - -
Jat, Hijra 20,000 Haryanvi 20,000 - - - - -
 Jat, Jakhar 7,000 Hindi 7,000 - - - - -
Jat, Kharral (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Jat, Makiwal 17,000 Punjabi, Eastern 17,000 - - - - -
 Jat, Mann (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - -
Jat, Mann (Muslim traditions) 2,900 Urdu - 2,900 - - - -
Jat, Nain 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
 Jat, Pachhade 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
Jat, Randhawa (Hindu traditions) 5,800 Punjabi, Eastern 5,800 - - - - -
Jat, Rathi (Hindu traditions) 45,000 Hindi 45,000 - - - - -
Jat, Sahrawat 63,000 Hindi 63,000 - - - - -
Jat, Sangwan 8,600 Hindi 8,600 - - - - -
Jat, Sarai (Hindu traditions) 4,500 Punjabi, Eastern 4,500 - - - - -
Jat, Sarai (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Jat, Sidhu (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
Jat, Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 45,000 Hindi 45,000 - - - - -
Jat, Sindhu (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
Jat, Thakurela 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
Jat, Varaich (Hindu traditions) 8,200 Hindi 8,200 - - - - -
Jat, Virk (Hindu traditions) 28,000 Hindi 28,000 - - - - -
Jatapu 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Jew, South Asian 100 Marathi - - - - - 100
 Jhalo Malo 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Jhinwar (Hindu traditions) 94,000 Hindi 94,000 - - - - -
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 17,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 17,000 -
Jimdar 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 3,700 Bengali 3,700 - - - - -
 Julaha 97,000 Hindi 97,000 - - - - -
 Kachari, Dimasa 90 Deori 90 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 1,800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,800 -
 Kaibartta 4,200 Bengali 4,200 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 2,300 Tamil 2,300 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Telugu 1,100 - - - - -
 Kalbelia 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Kalingi 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
Kalladi 90 Malayalam 90 - - - - -
Kallan 1,600 Tamil 1,600 - - - - -
 Kalu 300 Bengali - 300 - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Kamathi 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Kamboh (Hindu traditions) 222,000 Hindi 192,000 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 32,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 34,000 -
 Kami 1,100 Nepali 1,100 - - - - -
Kanakkan 600 Malayalam 600 - - - - -
Kanchan (Hindu traditions) 5,900 Hindi 5,900 - - - - -
 Kandera 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Kandra 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
Kaniyan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 8,100 Hindi 8,100 - - - - -
 Kaora 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Kapali 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Kaparia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kapu 2,100 Telugu 2,100 - - - - -
Karal (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
Karan 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
Karmali 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Karnam 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 19,000 Kashmiri - 19,000 - - - -
 Kathodi 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
Katia 5,200 Hindi 5,200 - - - - -
Kavara 90 Tamil 90 - - - - -
Kavathi 90 Tamil 90 - - - - -
Kavuthiyan 90 Malayalam 90 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Bengali 29,000 - - - - -
Khadala 90 Odia 90 - - - - -
 Khairwar 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Khambu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Khandait 1,600 Odia 1,600 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Kharia 200 Kharia 200 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Khasi 300 Khasi 50 - - 200 - -
Khatbune 1,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,400 -
Khatgune 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 193,000 Hindi 193,000 - - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 736,000 Hindi 733,000 - - - - 3,000
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 24,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 24,000 -
 Kinnaura 90 Kinnauri 90 - - - - -
 Kisan 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Koch (Hindu traditions) 100 Koch 100 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Kokna 90 Kukna 90 - - - - -
 Kol 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kolha 100 Ho 100 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 242,000 Gujarati 242,000 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
Koli Malhar 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Kolta 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
Konai 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Konda Dhora 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
 Konda Reddi 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
 Kori 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Korwa 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Koshti 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Kotia 80 Odia 80 - - - - -
 Koya 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Kraal 40 Dogri 40 - - - - -
Krishnanvak 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Kuchbandia 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Kudumban 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
Kudumi 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 600 Odia 600 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 277,000 Hindi 277,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Muslim traditions) 1,600 Urdu - 1,600 - - - -
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 11,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 11,000 -
 Kumhiar (Hindu traditions) 400 Dogri 400 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 5,900 Gujarati 5,900 - - - - -
Kunchatiga 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Kuravan 700 Malayalam 600 - - 80 - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
Kurpalta 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Kuruba 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
 Kutana 174,000 Hindi 174,000 - - - - -
 Labana (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 11,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 11,000 -
 Lakhera 30,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - 300
Lingader 80 Marathi - - - - - 80
 Lingayat 3,400 Kannada - - - - - 3,400
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
 Lohana 11,000 Gujarati 11,000 - - - - 90
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 79,000 Hindi 79,000 - - - - -
Lohar (Sikh traditions) 800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 800 -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Machhi (Muslim traditions) 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
Madari 5,200 Urdu - 5,200 - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 400 Telugu - - - 400 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Telugu 2,500 - - - - -
 Magar 500 Nepali 400 - 100 - - -
Mahar (Christian traditions) 200 Marathi - - - 200 - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Marathi 2,900 - - - - -
 Mahishya 14,000 Bengali 14,000 - - - - -
 Mahli 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Mahratta 7,300 Marathi 7,300 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 3,900 Gujarati 3,900 - - - - -
Mahtam (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Punjabi, Eastern 13,000 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 26,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 26,000 -
 Mahyavanshi 1,400 Gujarati 1,400 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 200 Telugu - - - 200 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Telugu 2,800 - - - - -
Mala Sale 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 10,000 Malayalam - - - 10,000 - -
Malai Vedan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Malayali 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
Malayan, caste 90 Tamil 90 - - - - -
Malayan, tribe 90 Malayalam 90 - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 141,000 Hindi 141,000 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 80,000 Hindi 80,000 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
 Mangala 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Mannan, caste 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
 Mappila 4,400 Malayalam - 4,400 - - - -
 Maravan 1,800 Tamil 1,800 - - - - -
Marija (Hindu traditions) 8,700 Punjabi, Eastern 8,700 - - - - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 800 Marathi 800 - - - - -
 Matia 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Mazhabi 2,700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,700 -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
Megh (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Meitei 500 Meitei 500 - - - - -
 Memon 700 Gujarati - 700 - - - -
Meo (Hindu traditions) 103,000 Hindi 103,000 - - - - -
 Mina 3,900 Hindi 3,900 - - - - -
Mirasi (Hindu traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern 300 - - - - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Mirasi (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Mizo 500 Mizo - - - 500 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 6,800 Bengali 6,800 - - - - -
Mochi (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Moger 50 Tulu 50 - - - - -
 Moghal 93,000 Urdu - 93,000 - - - -
 Momna 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
Mukkuvan (Christian traditions) 70 Malayalam - - - 70 - -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) 400 Malayalam 400 - - - - -
 Munda 300 Mundari 300 - - - - -
 Munnur 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
Mutali 90 Tamil 90 - - - - -
 Muthuvan 90 Malayalam 90 - - - - -
 Mutrasi 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Nadar 8,800 Tamil 6,800 - - 2,000 - -
 Naga, unspecified 80 Naga Pidgin - - - 80 - -
Nagar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 140,000 Hindi 140,000 - - - - -
Nai (Sikh traditions) 9,900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 9,900 -
 Naikda 1,100 Kannada 1,100 - - - - -
 Nair 14,000 Malayalam 14,000 - - - - -
Nalband 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Namassej 2,000 Bengali 2,000 - - - - -
Naribut 3,900 Hindi 3,900 -