Country:

India

State: Gujarat
District: Kutch

Number of People Groups

302

Unreached People Groups

292

Total Population

2,438,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

0.3 %

Hindu

76.7 %

Muslim

20.8 %

Sikh

0.3 %

Other Religions

1.9 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
 Agariya (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) 80 Kannada 80 - - - - -
 Ansari 1,700 Urdu - 1,700 - - - -
 Arab 90 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - 90 - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 9,900 Hindi 9,900 - - - - 20
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
Badhai Gandhar 700 Gujarati 700 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 28,000 Hindi 28,000 - - - - -
Bakad Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Baloch 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 2,300 Hindi 1,100 - - - - 1,200
Bania Bhatia 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
Bania Disaval 900 Gujarati 900 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bania Gujar 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Bania Jaiswal 300 Hindi - - - - - 300
 Bania Kasarwani 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Bania Khandelwal 700 Hindi 20 - - - - 700
 Bania Khedayata 2,000 Gujarati 2,000 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 12,000 Hindi - - - - - 12,000
 Bania Porwal 5,500 Hindi 200 - - - - 5,300
 Bania Srimali 2,900 Gujarati 2,900 - - - - -
Bania Ummad 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 50,000 Hindi 32,000 - - - - 18,000
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 300 Lambadi 300 - - - - -
Barda 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
 Bavcha 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
Bawa Dhed 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Bawaria (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Bayad 700 Kacchi - 700 - - - -
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 800 Kannada 800 - - - - -
Bhabra (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bhadela 5,500 Gujarati - 5,500 - - - -
Bhansala 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 700 Hindi 700 - - 20 - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Bodla 60 Punjabi, Eastern - 60 - - - -
 Bohra 7,200 Gujarati - 7,200 - - - -
 Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Brahmin Anavada 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Chitpavan 900 Marathi 900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Deshastha 1,800 Marathi 1,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaud Saraswat 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 3,600 Hindi 3,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
Brahmin Karhada 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin Mahratta 2,500 Marathi 2,500 - - - - -
Brahmin Mewada 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Brahmin Nagar 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sanadhya 3,500 Hindi 3,500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 6,900 Hindi 6,900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Tapodhan 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 81,000 Hindi 78,000 - - - - 4,000
 Chalvadi 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - 100 200 - -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Gujarati 26,000 - - - - -
 Chenna Dasar 40 Kannada 40 - - - - -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,100 - - - - 70
 Chik (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Chodhara 20 Chodri 20 - - - - -
 Christian 600 Hindi - - - 600 - -
Dafer 400 Kacchi 20 300 - - - -
 Dahur (Hindu traditions) 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Dangashia 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 9,100 Hindi 8,900 - - - - 100
 Darzi Namdev (Hindu traditions) 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Devipujak Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 25,000 Gujarati 24,000 40 - 600 40 90
 Dhangar Bharwad 53,000 Gujarati 53,000 - - - - -
 Dhanka 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Dhodia 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Dholi (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Dhor 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Domar (Hindu traditions) 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
 Dubla unspecified 20 Dubli 20 - - - - -
Galiara 300 Gujarati - 300 - - - -
 Gamit 200 Gamit 100 - - - - -
 Garasia 12,000 Garasia, Adiwasi 12,000 50 - 30 70 -
Garmatang Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Garoda (Hindu traditions) 6,200 Gujarati 6,100 - 40 - - -
 Ghanchi (Muslim traditions) 600 Gujarati - 600 - - - -
 Gond unspecified 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Hajam 31,000 Urdu - 31,000 - - - -
Halleer Unknown Konkani, Goan - - - - - -
Halsar Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Hijda 100 Hindi 30 70 - - - -
 Hingora 400 Kacchi - 400 - - - -
Holaya Dasar 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Ilavan 60 Malayalam 60 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 22,000 Urdu - 22,000 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 3,600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,600 -
 Jat Langah 300 Marwari - 300 - - - -
 Jat Sidhu (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Jat Sindhu (Muslim traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - 200 - - - -
 Jew, South Asian Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
Juneta 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
 Kabirpanthi 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
 Kaibartta unspecified 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
 Kalal Idiga 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Kapu Reddi 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Kapu unspecified 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 20 Kashmiri - 20 - - - -
 Kathodi 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 5,800 Gujarati 5,800 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Khatri (Muslim traditions) 27,000 Gujarati - 27,000 - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Khavar 90 Gujarati 90 - - - - -
 Khoja 26,000 Gujarati - 26,000 - - - -
 Kokna 40 Kukna 40 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 9,900 Hindi 9,800 - 60 - - -
 Koli Dhor 1,500 Marathi 1,500 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
Koli Patelia 5,300 Gujarati 5,100 - - 200 - -
Koli, tribe 140,000 Gujarati 135,000 200 - 5,300 - 400
 Koshti 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 43,000 Hindi 43,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 530,000 Gujarati 530,000 - - - - 500
Kunbi Anjna 2,600 Gujarati 2,600 - - - - 20
 Kunbi Kadwa 13,000 Gujarati 13,000 - - - - -
 Kunbi Lewa 3,200 Gujarati 3,200 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Lohana 35,000 Gujarati 35,000 - - - - 300
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 9,500 Hindi 9,500 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 25,000 Urdu - 25,000 - - - -
 Machhi (Hindu traditions) 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 20 Telugu - - - 20 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) 200 Marathi 100 - 30 - - -
 Mahishya 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 179,000 Gujarati 179,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 900 Marathi 900 - - - - -
Mahtam (Hindu traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Mahyavanshi 21,000 Gujarati 21,000 - 200 - - -
 Majothi 300 Kacchi - 300 - - - -
 Makrani (Muslim traditions) 90 Gujarati - 90 - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 20 Telugu - - - 20 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 70 Malayalam - - - 70 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Mangala 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Manihar 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Mansoori 5,800 Gujarati - 5,800 - - - -
 Mappila 70 Malayalam - 70 - - - -
 Maravan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) 30 Marathi - - - 30 - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Marathi 12,000 - 70 - 20 -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 201,000 Hindi 200,000 - 70 20 - -
 Memon 25,000 Gujarati - 25,000 - - - -
 Meo (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Mewati (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Miana 45,000 Gujarati - 45,000 - - - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Bengali 1,700 - - - - -
 Moghal 1,800 Urdu - 1,800 - - - -
Molvi 1,100 Gujarati - 1,100 - - - -
Mukri Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Mutwa 1,400 Kacchi 1,400 - - - - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Nadia 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 4,300 Hindi 4,300 - - - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Naikda 4,300 Kannada 4,300 20 - - - -
 Nair 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Node 4,100 Kacchi - 4,100 - - - -
 Padharia 60 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Pardhi 11,000 Pardhi 10,000 30 - 90 - 70
 Parsee Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Pashtun Afridi 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Pashtun Kakar 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Pashtun Yusafzai 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 5,600 Urdu - 5,600 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Patelia 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Persian Unknown Dari - - - - - -
 Pod 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Qassab 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Qazi 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Gujarati 9,900 - - 60 - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 138,000 Hindi 135,000 - - - - 2,800
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 2,400 Urdu - 2,400 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,200 -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Hindi 4,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhadauria 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 3,500 Hindi 3,500 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Rajput Jadeja 5,500 Gujarati 5,500 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Kachhwaha 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Mahratta (Hindu traditions) 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Rajput Nikumbh 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 4,900 Hindi 4,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 4,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Rajput Sengar 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Solanki 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Vaghela 6,400 Gujarati 6,400 - - - - -
Ramdasia (Hindu traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Rathawa 1,800 Rathawi 1,800 - - - - -
 Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
Raysipotra 700 Gujarati - 700 - - - -
 Saini (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Salat (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Gujarati 1,600 - - - - -
Salat Sompura 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Sandhai 500 Gujarati - 500 - - - -
Sangar 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Sansi (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Sarera (Hindu traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern 30 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Sathwara 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
 Sayyid 13,000 Urdu - 13,000 - - - -
Shaikh Faruqi 1,600 Urdu - 1,600 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 19,000 Urdu - 19,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 2,900 Urdu - 2,900 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 158,000 Urdu - 158,000 - - - -
Shaikh Usmani 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
Shemalia 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Shenva (Hindu traditions) 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
 Sindhi (Muslim traditions) 25,000 Sindhi - 25,000 - - - -
 Sindhi Sama 700 Kacchi - 700 - - - -
 Sindhi Samon 19,000 Sindhi - 19,000 - - - -
 Sindhi Sumra 3,900 Gujarati - 3,900 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 9,300 Hindi 9,200 - - - - 200
 Sonar (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
Sonar Aksali 80 Marathi 80 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 80 Malayalam - - - 80 - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 30 Tamil - 30 - - - -
 Tarkhan (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 15,000 Urdu - 15,000 - - - -
 Thakkar 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
Theba 900 Kacchi - 900 - - - -
 Thori (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Tipera 200 Kok Borok 100 - - - - -
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Turi Barot 1,900 Gujarati 1,900 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
Vaghri (Muslim traditions) 600 Gujarati - 600 - - - -
Valmiki (Buddhist traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Valmiki (Christian traditions) 100 Hindi - - - 100 - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
 Valmiki Mehtar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Varli 20 Varli 20 - - - - -
 Vellalan unspecified 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Viswakarma unspecified 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Vitholia Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Dhindhor 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Yadav Ghosi 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Yadav Gola 3,200 Telugu 3,200 - - - - -
Yadav Golarana 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) 6,100 Hindi 6,100 - - - - -
 Yenadi 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
  Totals:  302 2,438,000   292 1,871,000 507,000 600 7,400 6,800 46,000
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