CountryIndia

State:

  

Gujarat

District:

  

Mehsana



Number of People Groups

335

Unreached People Groups

327

Total Population

2,732,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

94.6 %

Muslim

4.9 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.4 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Dravida Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Ansari 18,000 Urdu - 18,000 - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - 20
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - -
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Badhai Gandhar 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 3,900 Bengali 3,900 - - - - -
Bajania 4,100 Gujarati 4,100 - - - - -
Bakad Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Baloch, Eastern 1,400 Urdu - 1,400 - - - -
Baloch, Makrani 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
 Bania 152,000 Hindi 146,000 - - - - 5,400
 Bania, Agarwal 30,000 Hindi 29,000 - - - - 1,000
Bania, Dhusar 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Bania, Gahoi 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Bania, Gujar 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
Bania, Jaiswal 300 Hindi 60 - - - - 200
 Bania, Kasarwani 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Bania, Khedayata 3,200 Gujarati 3,200 - - - - -
 Bania, Lad 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
Bania, Mahajan 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahesri 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahur 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
Bania, Modh 1,000 Gujarati 1,000 - - - - -
Bania, Nagar 6,000 Gujarati 6,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Nima 400 Hindi 100 - - - - 300
 Bania, Oswal 800 Hindi 200 - - - - 600
 Bania, Porwal 1,400 Hindi 1,100 - - - - 300
Bania, Saraogi 300 Hindi 80 - - - - 200
 Bania, Srimali 2,300 Gujarati 1,500 - - - - 800
Bania, Ummad 1,900 Hindi 1,100 - - - - 800
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 300 Lambadi 300 - - - - -
Barda 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 700 Gujarati 700 - - - - -
 Basor 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Bavcha 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
Bawa Dhed 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Bawaria (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Beda Jangam Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 80 Kannada 80 - - - - -
Behlim 2,100 Gujarati - 2,100 - - - -
Bhabra (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Hindi 19,000 - - 500 - -
Bhansala 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Bharathar 600 Tamil 600 - - - - -
Bharbhunja (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - 20
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Bhatia (Muslim traditions) 700 Gujarati - 700 - - - -
 Bhil 8,000 Hindi 7,900 - - 40 - 50
Bhil, Gametia 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
Bhil, Mavchi 300 Mawchi 300 - - - - -
Bhil, Rathia 2,100 Gujarati 2,100 - - - - 20
 Bhisti 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bohra 11,000 Gujarati - 11,000 - - - -
Brahma Kshatriya 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
Brahmachari 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Brahmin 97,000 Hindi 97,000 - - - - 500
Brahmin, Anavada 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Anavala 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Audich 3,500 Gujarati 3,500 - - - - -
Brahmin, Bhojak 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Brahmin, Chaturvedi 4,500 Hindi 4,500 - - - - -
Brahmin, Chitpavan 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Deshastha 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
Brahmin, Dravida 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaud Saraswat 200 Konkani 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaur 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Gujar Gaur 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Kanaujia 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Karhada 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Khedawal 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Maha 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Mahratta 1,600 Marathi 1,600 - - - - -
Brahmin, Mewada 3,600 Gujarati 3,600 - - - - -
Brahmin, Modh 5,400 Gujarati 5,400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Nagar 6,500 Gujarati 6,500 - - - - -
Brahmin, Palliwal 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Brahmin, Parikh 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Pushkarna 60 Marwari 60 - - - - -
Brahmin, Sanadhya 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Saraswat 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Sawaria 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Sikhwal 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Brahmin, Srigaud 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Srimali 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Telugu 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Vyas 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Chalvadi 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 64,000 Hindi 63,000 - 50 700 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Gujarati 1,400 - - - - -
Chatla 80 Gujarati - 80 - - - -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 4,200 Hindi 4,100 - - - - 100
Chhipa (Muslim traditions) 2,900 Urdu - 2,900 - - - -
 Chitara Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Chodhara Unknown Chodri - - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 300 Kannada - - - 300 - -
Chunvalia 3,800 Gujarati - 3,800 - - - -
Dabgar (Muslim traditions) 600 Gujarati - 600 - - - -
Dadhi (Muslim traditions) 600 Gujarati - 600 - - - -
 Dahur (Hindu traditions) 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Dangashia 90 Gujarati 90 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - 80
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
Darzi Namdev, Hindu traditions 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 87,000 Gujarati 87,000 - - - - -
 Dhanka 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Dhodia 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Dholi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Dhor 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
 Dubla 20 Dubli 20 - - - - -
 Faqir 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Gamit 200 Gamit 200 - - - - -
Gandharb (Muslim traditions) 900 Gujarati - 900 - - - -
 Garasia 5,600 Garasia, Adiwasi 5,400 200 - - - -
Garmatang Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Garoda (Hindu traditions) 7,500 Gujarati 7,500 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Gujarati 16,000 - - - - 70
 Ghanchi (Muslim traditions) 2,000 Gujarati - 2,000 - - - -
Goan Catholic 100 Konkani, Goan - - - 100 - -
Godhi 100 Hindi 80 - - - - 50
 Gosain 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Gulam 80 Gujarati - 80 - - - -
 Hajam 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Halleer Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Halsar Unknown Konkani, Goan - - - - - -
 Hijda 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Holar 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
Holaya Dasar 50 Kannada 50 - - - - -
Holer 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
Ilavan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
 Jingar 200 Marwari 200 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Jogi Kanphata, Hindu traditions 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Kachhia (Hindu traditions) 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Kadia (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Kannada 1,200 - - - - 20
Kadia Kumbhar 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Telugu 1,200 - - - - -
 Kalal (Muslim traditions) 20 Merwari - 20 - - - -
Kamalia 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
Kamboh (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Kandoi 700 Gujarati 600 - - - - 30
 Karadia Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Marathi 1,700 - - - - -
Kasbati (Muslim traditions) 3,800 Gujarati - 3,800 - - - -
Katpitia 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Khalpa 35,000 Gujarati 35,000 - - - - -
Khant 5,300 Gujarati 5,300 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Khasdar 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Khatki 500 Gujarati - 500 - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Khavar 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Khoja 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
 Kokna 30 Kukna 30 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 137,000 Gujarati 137,000 - - - - 50
Koli (Muslim traditions) 70 Gujarati - 70 - - - -
 Koli Dhor Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 2,300 Marathi 2,300 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Gujarati 1,700 - - - - -
Koli Patelia 11,000 Gujarati 11,000 - - - - -
 Koshti 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Kotia 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
Kumalia 200 Gujarati 100 - - - - 30
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 48,000 Hindi 48,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Muslim traditions) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 661,000 Gujarati 661,000 - - - - 200
Kunbi Anjna 92,000 Gujarati 92,000 - - - - 30
Kunbi Kadwa 426,000 Gujarati 426,000 - - - - 40
Kunbi Lewa 68,000 Gujarati 68,000 - - - - 400
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kutana 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Laheri (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Lakhera 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Lingader 20 Marathi - - - - - -
 Lohana 17,000 Gujarati 17,000 - - - - 30
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Machhi (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Madari 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Mahishya Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Mahratta 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
Mahratta Kshatriya 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Mahtam (Hindu traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern 70 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Mahyavanshi 57,000 Gujarati 57,000 - 70 - - -
 Makrani (Muslim traditions) 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
 Makwana (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Gujarati 33,000 - - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 80 Malayalam - - - 80 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 5,200 Gujarati - 5,200 - - - -
Mandala (Muslim traditions) 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
 Mang Garudi Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Mappila 200 Malayalam - 200 - - - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Memon 2,600 Gujarati - 2,600 - - - -
Mirasi (Hindu traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern 40 - - - - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 4,200 Bengali 4,200 - - - - -
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Moghal 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
Molesalam 1,300 Gujarati - 1,300 - - - -
Molvi 900 Gujarati - 900 - - - -
 Momna 21,000 Gujarati - 21,000 - - - -
Mukri Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Mussali 200 Punjabi, Eastern - 200 - - - -
 Nadar 40 Tamil 20 - - 20 - -
 Nadia 2,500 Gujarati 2,500 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - -
Nai (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Naikda 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Nair 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Nanakshahi 100 Hindi - - - - 100 -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Padharia 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Panar 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
 Pardhi 70 Pardhi 70 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Patelia 1,100 Gujarati 1,100 - - 20 - -
 Persian Unknown Persian, Iranian - - - - - -
Pindara 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Pinjara 5,300 Urdu - 5,300 - - - -
Pomla 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
Prabhu 700 Gujarati 700 - - - - -
Prabhu Kayastha 800 Marathi 800 - - - - -
Prabhu Patane 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Qassab 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Qazi 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 58,000 Gujarati 58,000 - - - - -
 Rabari (Muslim traditions) 500 Gujarati - 500 - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 81,000 Hindi 80,000 - - - - 200
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 1,600 Urdu - 1,600 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bais (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bargujar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput, Bhadauria 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chandel 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 3,600 Hindi 3,600 - - - - -
Rajput, Dikhit 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput, Gahlot 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput, Garewal (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput, Gaur 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput, Gautam 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajput, Jadu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput, Janjua (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput, Manihas 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput, Parihar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajput, Pundir (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput, Rathor 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Rajput, Sakarwar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput, Salehria 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput, Sengar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajput, Solanki 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
Rajput, Sombansi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput, Surajbansi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput, Thakur 600 Kangri 600 - - - - -
Ramdasia (Hindu traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern 20 - - - - -
Rana Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Raniparaj 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Rathawa 200 Rathawi 200 - - - - -
 Ravalia 37,000 Gujarati 37,000 - - - - -
Ravidas Chamar 5,600 Hindi 5,600 - - - - -
Rawal (Muslim traditions) 20 Gujarati - 20 - - - -
Sagar 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Saini (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Sali 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Sangar 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Santia (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Sarera (Hindu traditions) Unknown Kangri - - - - - -
 Sathwara 9,600 Gujarati 9,600 - - - - -
 Sayyid 6,200 Urdu - 6,200 - - - -
 Shaikh 13,000 Urdu - 13,000 - - - -
Shaikh Qureshi 1,600 Urdu - 1,600 - - - -
Shemalia 90 Gujarati 90 - - - - -
 Shenva (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Gujarati 21,000 - - - - -
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Sindhi (Muslim traditions) 3,400 Sindhi - 3,400 - - - -
 Sindhi Sumra 20 Gujarati - 20 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 7,000 Hindi 6,800 - - - - 200
 Sonar (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
Sutar Lohar 700 Gujarati 700 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 100 Malayalam - - - 100 - -
Tai 700 Gujarati - 700 - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 20 Tamil - 20 - - - -
 Targala 8,400 Gujarati 8,300 - - - - 80
 Tarkhan (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
Thakkar 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Thori (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
Tirgar (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
 Turi Barot 90 Gujarati 90 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Telugu 2,100 - - - - -
 Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 27,000 Gujarati 27,000 - - - - -
Vaghri (Muslim traditions) 1,000 Gujarati - 1,000 - - - -
 Vanniyan 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
 Varli 20 Varli 20 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Vitholia 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
Vyapari 60 Gujarati - 60 - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Yadav Gola 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
Zarekari 50 Gujarati - 50 - - - -
  Totals:  335 2,732,000   327 2,584,000 133,000 100 1,900 1,000 12,000
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