CountryIndia

State:

  

Delhi

District:

  

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Number of People Groups

710

Unreached People Groups

654

Total Population

18,059,000

Buddhist

0.2 %

Christian

0.9 %

Hindu

81.6 %

Muslim

12.7 %

Sikh

3.6 %

Other Religions

1.2 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Ad Dharmi 11,000 Punjabi, Eastern 9,900 - 50 - 800 -
 Adi Andhra 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 6,500 Tamil 6,100 - - 400 - -
 Adi Karnataka 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan 1,600 Tamil 1,600 - - - - -
Agamudaiyan Nattaman 600 Tamil 600 - - - - -
 Agaria (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Agariya 3,300 - - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Kannada 1,300 - - - - -
 Agri 700 Marathi 700 - - - - -
Agri Kharwal 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Aguri 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Aheria 16,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - 40 -
 Ahmadi 9,200 Urdu - 9,200 - - - -
 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 24,000 English - - - 24,000 - -
 Ansari 81,000 Urdu - 81,000 - - - -
 Ao 300 Naga, Ao - - - 200 - -
 Arab 300 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - 300 - - - -
 Arain (Hindu traditions) 67,000 Hindi 67,000 - - - - -
 Arain (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
Arain (Sikh traditions) 2,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,100 -
Arasar 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Arayan 600 Malayalam 600 - - - - -
 Arleng 100 Karbi 60 - - 80 - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 1,291,000 Hindi 1,290,000 - - - - 1,200
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 16,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 16,000 -
 Arunthathiyar 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Arwa Mala 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 400 Assamese - 400 - - - -
Atari 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 3,700 Hindi 3,700 - - - - -
 Bagata 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
 Bagdi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Bengali 1,700 - - - - -
 Baha'i 2,900 Hindi - - - - - 2,900
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Bengali 2,200 - - - - 80
 Bairwa 39,000 Hindi 39,000 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 121,000 Hindi 121,000 - - - 80 -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Baloch 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
Banerwala 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 306,000 Hindi 253,000 - - - - 53,000
 Bania Agrahari 6,100 Hindi 6,100 - - - - -
Bania Barnawar 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
Bania Dhusar 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 6,000 Hindi 5,600 - - - - 400
Bania Gujar 6,000 Gujarati 6,000 - - - - -
Bania Jaiswal 38,000 Hindi 3,400 - - - - 34,000
 Bania Kasarwani 6,800 Hindi 6,800 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 8,400 Hindi 8,400 - - - - -
Bania Khandelwal 900 Hindi 500 - - - - 400
Bania Khatri 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania Lad 1,900 Gujarati 1,900 - - - - -
Bania Mahajan 4,400 Hindi 4,400 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 6,000 Hindi 6,000 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 39,000 Hindi 39,000 - - - - -
Bania Modh 1,500 Gujarati 1,500 - - - - -
Bania Nagar 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
 Bania Nima 2,400 Hindi 400 - - - - 2,000
 Bania Oswal 15,000 Hindi 3,500 - - - - 11,000
 Bania Porwal 7,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - 3,000
Bania Rastaogi 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Bania Rauniar 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
Bania Saraogi 2,300 Hindi 300 - - - - 2,000
 Bania Srimali 3,800 Gujarati 500 - - - - 3,300
Bania Ummad 4,700 Hindi 2,200 - - - - 2,600
 Bania unspecified 305,000 Hindi 254,000 - - - 300 50,000
Banijiga 300 Kannada 200 - - - - 90
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 24,000 Lambadi 24,000 - - - 200 -
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Banjara Rathor (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Lambadi 500 - - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Barwala (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Basor 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bathudi 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Batwal (Hindu traditions) 700 Dogri 700 - - - - -
 Bauri 2,500 Bengali 2,500 - - - - -
Bawaria (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Telugu 1,000 - - - - -
Bazigar (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
Bazigar (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern 40 - - - 70 -
 Beda Jangam 90 Kannada - - - - - 90
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Kannada 1,200 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 64,000 Hindi 64,000 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
Bhabra (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
Bhabra (Jain traditions) 24,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - 24,000
Bhabra (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Bhand (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bhandari 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 688,000 Hindi 678,000 - 2,200 18,000 1,200 -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Bhansala 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Bharathar 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 32,000 Hindi 32,000 - - - - -
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 66,000 Hindi 66,000 - - - - -
Bhatia (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Bhattra 200 Bhatri 200 - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
 Bhisti 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Bhotia (Hindu traditions) 100 Nepali - - 100 - - -
Bhottada 100 Kuvi 100 - - - - -
 Bhuinmali 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Bhuiya 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Bhulia 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
Bhumia 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Bhumij 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
Bidur 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
Binjhal 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Bishnoi (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Bodo 200 Boro 100 - - 50 - -
Bolasi 90 Odia 90 - - - - -
 Boya 1,600 Telugu 1,600 - - - - -
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 5,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 5,000 -
 Brahmin Acharaj 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Anavala 90 Gujarati 90 - - - - -
 Brahmin Audich 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Bagda 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 6,200 Bengali 6,200 - - - - -
Brahmin Chaturvedi 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Brahmin Chitpavan 6,400 Marathi 6,400 - - - - -
Brahmin Daima 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Dakaut 29,000 Hindi 29,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Deshastha 9,500 Marathi 9,500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Dhiman 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaud Saraswat 4,800 Konkani 4,800 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaur 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
Brahmin Haryana 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Jijhotia 3,800 Hindi 3,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 28,000 Hindi 28,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Kannada 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
Brahmin Karhada 1,300 Marathi 1,300 - - - - -
Brahmin Kashmiri Pandit 157,000 Kashmiri 157,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Khandelwal 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Brahmin Khedawal 700 Gujarati 700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 38,000 Hindi 38,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Mahratta 10,000 Marathi 10,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maithili 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Brahmin Marathi 1,300 Marathi 1,300 - - - - -
Brahmin Mewada 1,900 Gujarati 1,900 - - - - -
Brahmin Modh 1,100 Gujarati 1,100 - - - - -
Brahmin Nagar 1,200 Gujarati 1,200 - - - - -
Brahmin Palliwal 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Brahmin Parikh 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
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 37,000 Hindi 37,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sikhwal 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Brahmin Srigaud 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Brahmin Srimali 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Brahmin Tamil 2,600 Tamil 2,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 800 Telugu 800 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 672,000 Hindi 662,000 - - - - 9,500
Buna (Hindu traditions) 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Burmese 1,000 Burmese - - 900 100 - -
Chackaravar 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Chain 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Chak 90 Bengali - - 90 - - -
 Chakkiliyan 2,300 Tamil 2,300 - - 80 - -
Chakma 100 Chakma 100 - - - - -
 Chalvadi 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 1,380,000 Hindi 1,329,000 - 12,000 37,000 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 4,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 4,600 -
Chamar Raigar 7,300 Hindi 7,300 - 90 - - -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Chasadhobi 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Chayakkaran 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Chepang 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Malayalam 1,000 - - - - -
Cherumar Christian 200 Malayalam - - - 200 - -
Chhalapdar 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Chhetri 8,500 Nepali 8,400 - 100 - - -
Chhimba (Hindu traditions) 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 2,500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,500 -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 8,400 Hindi 8,300 - - - - 100
Chhipa (Sikh traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,100 -
 Chin Thado-Kuki 100 Chin, Thado 50 - - 90 - -
 Christian unspecified 36,000 Kannada - - - 36,000 - -
 Chuhra 42,000 Punjabi, Eastern 31,000 - - 11,000 40 500
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Marathi 3,200 - - - - -
Dagi (Hindu traditions) 135,000 Hindi 135,000 - - - - -
Dagi (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
Dai (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Dandasi 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,200 -
Darzi Sribastab (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Devadiga 70 Tulu 70 - - - - -
Devanga 90 Kannada 90 - - - - -
 Devendrakulathan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
Dewar 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 1,500 Gujarati 1,500 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 103,000 Hindi 103,000 - - - 20 -
Dhiar 100 Dogri 100 - - - - -
 Dhimar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 163,000 Hindi 163,000 - 100 - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 1,900 Urdu - 1,900 - - - -
Dhobi (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Dhor 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 6,300 Odia 6,000 - 300 - - -
Dom (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Dubla 900 Dubli 900 - - - - -
Dulia 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Eluthassan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Faqir 7,800 Urdu 5,100 2,400 - - 300 -
 Gadaba 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 56,000 Hindi 56,000 - - - - -
 Gaddi 8,900 Urdu 8,200 700 - - - -
 Gamit 400 Gamit 400 - - - - -
 Ganda 800 Odia 800 - - - - -
 Gangakula 800 Kannada 800 - - - - -
 Gangte 70 Gangte - - - 70 - -
Gardi (Hindu traditions) 50 Dogri 50 - - - - -
 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) 800 Kangri 800 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Muslim traditions) 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
Goan Catholic 8,700 Konkani, Goan - - - 8,700 - -
Gokha (Hindu traditions) 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
Golla 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Gosain 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
Gowari 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 554,000 Hindi 552,000 - - - - 1,200
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
 Gujjar 400 Gujari - 400 - - - -
 Guria 500 Odia 500 - - - - -
 Gurung 300 Nepali 100 - 200 - - -
 Hadi 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Hajam 2,400 Urdu - 2,400 - - - -
 Halba 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 600 Chinese, Mandarin - - 600 - - -
Hanabar 90 Tulu 90 - - - - -
Harni 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Hill Pulayan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Ho 80 Ho 80 - - - - -
Holer 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Idayan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Ilavan 7,000 Malayalam 6,900 - - 100 - -
Ilavaniyan 80 Malayalam 80 - - - - -
Ilavathi 90 Malayalam 90 - - - - -
 Illemei 70 Naga, Mao - - - 70 - -
Jallad 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 27,000 Urdu - 27,000 - - - -
Jat Ahlawat 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
Jat Bains (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern 1,100 - - - - -
Jat Bajwa (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Jat Barh 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
Jat Bhainwal 7,400 Hindi 7,400 - - - - -
Jat Chahil (Hindu traditions) 7,100 Hindi 7,100 - - - - -
Jat Chima (Hindu traditions) 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
Jat Dagar 76,000 Hindi 76,000 - - - - -
 Jat Dalal 32,000 Hindi 32,000 - - - - -
Jat Dehia (Hindu traditions) 145,000 Hindi 145,000 - - - - -
Jat Dehia (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Jat Deswal 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
Jat Dhankar 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Jat Dhariwal (Hindu traditions) 8,000 Punjabi, Eastern 8,000 - - - - -
Jat Dhillon (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
 Jat Dhillon (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Jat Ghatwal (Hindu traditions) 93,000 Hindi 93,000 - - - - -
Jat Ghatwal (Muslim traditions) 7,000 Urdu - 7,000 - - - -
Jat Ghumman (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
Jat Gil (Hindu traditions) 24,000 Punjabi, Eastern 24,000 - - - - -
 Jat Gil (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
Jat Golla 34,000 Hindi 34,000 - - - - -
Jat Hela 3,500 Hindi 3,500 - - - - -
Jat Her 4,000 Punjabi, Eastern 4,000 - - - - -
Jat Hijra 20,000 Haryanvi 20,000 - - - - -
 Jat Jakhar 7,300 Hindi 7,300 - - - - -
Jat Kharral (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
Jat Makiwal 18,000 Punjabi, Eastern 18,000 - - - - -
 Jat Mann (Hindu traditions) 34,000 Hindi 34,000 - - - - -
Jat Mann (Muslim traditions) 2,900 Urdu - 2,900 - - - -
Jat Nain 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Jat Pachhade 3,500 Hindi 3,500 - - - - -
Jat Randhawa (Hindu traditions) 5,900 Punjabi, Eastern 5,900 - - - - -
Jat Rathi (Hindu traditions) 45,000 Hindi 45,000 - - - - -
Jat Sahrawat 63,000 Hindi 63,000 - - - - -
Jat Sangwan (Hindu traditions) 8,700 Hindi 8,700 - - - - -
Jat Sangwan (Muslim traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - 400 - - - -
Jat Sarai (Hindu traditions) 4,600 Punjabi, Eastern 4,600 - - - - -
Jat Sarai (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Jat Sidhu (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
Jat Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 46,000 Hindi 46,000 - - - - -
Jat Sindhu (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Jat Thakurela 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Jat unspecified (Hindu traditions) 1,586,000 Hindi 1,579,000 - - - - 5,700
 Jat unspecified (Sikh traditions) 324,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 324,000 -
Jat Varaich (Hindu traditions) 8,400 Hindi 8,400 - - - - -
Jat Virk (Hindu traditions) 28,000 Hindi 28,000 - - - - -
Jatapu 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Jew, South Asian 100 Marathi - - - - - 90
 Jhalo Malo 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Jhinwar (Hindu traditions) 100,000 Punjabi, Eastern 100,000 - - - - -
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 16,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 16,000 -
Jimdar 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 3,800 Bengali 3,800 - - - - -
 Julaha 100,000 Hindi 99,000 - 100 - 700 -
Kabirpanthi 6,700 Punjabi, Eastern 6,600 - - - 70 -
 Kachari 70 Deori 70 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 1,700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,700 -
 Kaibartta 4,400 Bengali 4,400 - - - - -
Kaibartta Jalia 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 2,300 Tamil 2,300 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Telugu 1,200 - - - - -
Kalal Idiga 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Kalbelia 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Kalingi 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
Kalladi 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Kallan 1,600 Tamil 1,600 - - - - -
 Kalu 300 Bengali - 300 - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Kamathi 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Kamboh (Hindu traditions) 234,000 Hindi 234,000 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 30,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 32,000 -
 Kami 1,200 Nepali 1,200 - - - - -
Kanakkan 600 Malayalam 600 - - - - -
Kanchan (Hindu traditions) 6,100 Hindi 6,100 - - - - -
 Kandera 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Kandra 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
Kaniyan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 8,400 Hindi 8,400 - - - - -
 Kaora 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Kapali 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Kaparia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kapu 2,100 Telugu 2,100 - - - - -
Kapu Reddi 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
Karal (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
Karan 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
Karmali 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Karnam 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 20,000 Kashmiri - 20,000 - - - -
 Kathodi 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
Kathputli Nachanewala 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Katia 5,400 Hindi 5,400 - - - - -
Kavara 80 Tamil 80 - - - - -
Kavathi 80 Tamil 80 - - - - -
Kavuthiyan 80 Malayalam 80 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 31,000 Bengali 31,000 - - - - -
Kayastha Saksena 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
Kayastha Sribastab 9,300 Hindi 9,300 - - - - -
Khadala 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Khairwar 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
Khambu 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Khandait 1,700 Odia 1,700 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Kharia 200 Kharia 200 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Khasi 300 Khasi 50 - - 300 - -
Khatbune 1,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,300 -
Khatgune 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 200,000 Hindi 199,000 - 100 - 300 -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 777,000 Hindi 775,000 - - - - 3,000
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 22,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 22,000 -
 Kinnaura 100 Kinnauri 100 - - - - -
 Kisan 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Koch (Hindu traditions) 100 Koch 100 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Kokna 100 Kukna 100 - - - - -
 Kol 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kolha 100 Ho 100 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 249,000 Gujarati 249,000 - 200 - 200 -
 Koli Dhor 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 700 Marathi 700 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Kolta 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
Konai 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Konda Dhora 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Konda Reddi 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Kori 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Korwa 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Koshti 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Kotia 80 Odia 80 - - - - -
 Koya 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Kraal 50 Kashmiri 50 - - - - -
Krishnanvak 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Kuchbandia 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Kudumban 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
 Kudumi 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 700 Odia 700 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 293,000 Hindi 293,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Muslim traditions) 1,700 Urdu - 1,700 - - - -
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 10,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 10,000 -
Kumhar Bardiha 5,000 Hindi 5,000 - - - - -
Kumhar Kanaujia 5,600 Hindi 5,600 - - - - -
Kumhar Mathuria 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Kumhiar (Hindu traditions) 500 Dogri 500 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 6,200 Gujarati 6,200 - - - - -
Kunchatiga 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Kuravan 700 Malayalam 700 - - 70 - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
Kurpalta 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Kuruba 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
 Kutana 184,000 Hindi 184,000 - - - - -
 Labana (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 9,900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 9,900 -
 Lakhera 32,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - 300
Lingader 100 Marathi - - - - - 100
 Lingayat 3,200 Kannada - - - - - 3,200
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 27,000 Hindi 27,000 - - - - -
 Lohana 12,000 Gujarati 11,000 - - - - 100
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 85,000 Hindi 85,000 - - - - -
Lohar (Sikh traditions) 800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 800 -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Machhi (Muslim traditions) 1,400 Urdu - 1,400 - - - -
Madari 5,300 Urdu - 5,300 - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 500 Telugu - - - 500 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Telugu 2,600 - - - - -
 Magar 500 Nepali 400 - 80 - - -
Mahar (Christian traditions) 300 Marathi - - - 300 - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Marathi 3,000 - 40 - - -
 Mahishya 15,000 Bengali 15,000 - - - - -
 Mahli 80 Marathi 80 - - - - -
 Mahratta 7,600 Marathi 7,600 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 4,000 Gujarati 4,000 - - - - -
Mahtam (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Punjabi, Eastern 14,000 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 24,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 24,000 -
 Mahyavanshi 1,400 Gujarati 1,400 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 300 Telugu - - - 300 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Telugu 2,900 - - - - -
Mala Sale 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 10,000 Malayalam - - - 10,000 - -
Malai Vedan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Malayali 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
Malayan, caste 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
Malayan, tribe 90 Malayalam 90 - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 150,000 Hindi 150,000 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 84,000 Hindi 83,000 - 400 - 200 -
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
Mallah Kewat (Kew traditions) 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
 Mangala 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Mannan, caste 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
 Mappila 2,700 Malayalam - 2,700 - - - -
 Maravan 1,800 Tamil 1,800 - - - - -
Marija (Hindu traditions) 9,100 Punjabi, Eastern 9,100 - - - - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 900 Marathi 900 - - - - -
 Matia 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Mazhabi 2,600 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - 2,200 -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Megh (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
 Meitei 500 Meitei 500 - - - - -
 Memon 700 Gujarati - 700 - - - -
Meo (Hindu traditions) 109,000 Hindi 109,000 - - - - -
 Mina 4,100 Hindi 4,100 - - - - -
Mirasi (Hindu traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern 300 - - - - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
Mirasi (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Mizo 500 Mizo - - - 500 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 7,100 Bengali