CountryIndia

State:

  

Gujarat

District:

  

Valsad



Number of People Groups

302

Unreached People Groups

288

Total Population

1,819,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

0.8 %

Hindu

92.9 %

Muslim

4.3 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

1.9 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
Ager (Hindu traditions) 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Agri 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Andh Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Anglo 20 English - - - 20 - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - 20
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Bengali 3,100 - - - - -
Bajania 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Bakad Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Balasantoshi 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Baloch, Eastern 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
Bandhari 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
Bandhera 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Bania 54,000 Hindi 43,000 - - - - 12,000
 Bania, Agarwal 14,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - 1,200
 Bania, Gahoi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - 50
Bania, Gujar 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
Bania, Jaiswal 400 Hindi 50 - - - - 300
 Bania, Kasarwani 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bania, Khedayata 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Bania, Lad 3,300 Gujarati 3,200 - - - - 30
Bania, Mahajan 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahesri 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahur 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
Bania, Modh 1,000 Gujarati 1,000 - - - - -
Bania, Nagar 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Bania, Nima 400 Hindi 70 - - - - 300
 Bania, Oswal 1,100 Hindi 300 - - - - 800
 Bania, Porwal 600 Hindi 300 - - - - 300
 Bania, Srimali 2,000 Gujarati 500 - - - - 1,500
Bania, Ummad 700 Hindi 400 - - - - 300
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 400 Lambadi 400 - - - - -
Barda Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Basor 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Bavcha Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
Bawa Dhed 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
Bawaria (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
Behlim 300 Gujarati - 300 - - - -
Bhabra (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bhandari 1,300 Odia 1,300 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Bhansala 80 Marathi 80 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Bhil 8,300 Hindi 8,200 20 - 70 - -
 Bhisti 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Bidur 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Bohra 27,000 Gujarati - 27,000 - - - -
Brahma Kshatriya 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin 54,000 Hindi 53,000 - - - - 800
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Brahmin, Anavala 17,000 Gujarati 17,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Audich 9,700 Gujarati 9,700 - - - - -
Brahmin, Chaturvedi 4,300 Hindi 4,300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Chitpavan 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Daima 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Brahmin, Deshastha 1,400 Marathi 1,400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaud Saraswat 80 Marathi 80 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaur 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Gujar Gaur 500 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Kanaujia 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Brahmin, Kannada 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Brahmin, Karhada 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Khedawal 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Maha 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Mahratta 3,400 Marathi 3,400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Marathi 1,300 Marathi 1,300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Mastan 80 Odia 80 - - - - -
Brahmin, Mewada 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Modh 5,700 Gujarati 5,700 - - - - -
Brahmin, Nagar 1,100 Gujarati 1,100 - - - - -
Brahmin, Ojha 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Sanadhya 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Brahmin, Saraswat 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Sawaria 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
Brahmin, Srigaud 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Telugu 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Chalvadi 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - 60 - -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Chaudhari, tribe 1,800 Gujarati 1,700 - - 20 - -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 5,800 Hindi 5,600 - - - - 300
Chhipa (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Chodhara 40 Chodri 40 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 400 Hindi - - - 400 - -
Chunvalia 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
Dabgar (Muslim traditions) 60 Gujarati - 60 - - - -
 Dahur (Hindu traditions) 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
Dangashia 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - 300
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Dhangar 27,000 Gujarati 27,000 - - - - -
 Dhanka 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Dhimar 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 3,600 Hindi 3,600 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Dhodia 335,000 Gujarati 335,000 80 20 200 - 300
 Dhor 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Dubla 116,000 Dubli 116,000 40 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Gamit 900 Gamit 900 - - 70 - -
 Gangakula 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Garasia 40 Garasia, Adiwasi 40 - - - - -
Garmatang 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Garoda (Hindu traditions) 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Gujarati 13,000 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Muslim traditions) 2,400 Gujarati - 2,400 - - - -
Goan Catholic 50 Konkani, Goan - - - 50 - -
 Gond 200 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Gosain 5,500 Hindi 5,500 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Hajam 1,800 Urdu - 1,800 - - - -
Halleer 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Hijda 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Holar 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
Holaya Dasar 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Holer Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Ilavan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kachhia (Hindu traditions) 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
Kachhia (Muslim traditions) 5,500 Gujarati - 5,500 - - - -
Kadia (Hindu traditions) 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
Kadia Kumbhar 90 Gujarati 90 - - - - -
Kaghzi 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Kamathi 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
Kamboh (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
Kandoi 70 Gujarati - - - - - 70
 Kapu 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Karadia 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 3,500 Marathi 3,400 - - - - 40
Kasbati (Muslim traditions) 40 Gujarati - 40 - - - -
 Kathodi 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Khalpa 1,400 Gujarati 1,400 - - - - -
Khant 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 5,500 Gujarati 5,500 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Khatki 900 Gujarati - 900 - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - 50
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Khoja 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
 Kokna 160,000 Kukna 155,000 60 - 2,000 - 3,100
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 25,000 Gujarati 25,000 - - 60 - -
Koli (Muslim traditions) 2,500 Gujarati - 2,500 - - - -
 Koli Dhor 30,000 Marathi 29,000 - - 400 - 100
 Koli Mahadev 5,100 Marathi 5,100 - - - - -
Koli Malhar 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Gujarati 2,200 - - - - -
Koracha, caste 7,900 Kannada 7,900 - - - - -
 Koshti 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Kumhar Sutaria 5,800 Gujarati 5,800 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 78,000 Gujarati 78,000 - - - - 90
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kutana 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
Lingader 50 Marathi - - - - - 50
 Lingayat 60 Kannada - - - - - 60
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Lohana 12,000 Gujarati 12,000 - - - - 100
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 4,900 Hindi 4,900 - - - - -
 Machhi (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Gujarati 23,000 - - - - -
Madari 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
Mahar (Christian traditions) Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Marathi 1,300 - 300 - - -
 Mahratta 6,400 Marathi 6,400 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 30,000 Gujarati 30,000 - - - - -
Mahtam (Hindu traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Mahyavanshi 32,000 Gujarati 32,000 - 20 - - -
 Makrani (Muslim traditions) 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
Makwana (Muslim traditions) 50 Gujarati - 50 - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 70 Malayalam - - - 70 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 3,200 Gujarati - 3,200 - - - -
 Mang Garudi 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Mangala 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Mappila 80 Malayalam - 80 - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Memon 1,500 Gujarati - 1,500 - - - -
 Mina 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 9,800 Bengali 9,800 - - - - -
 Moghal 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Molesalam 500 Gujarati - 500 - - - -
Molvi 900 Gujarati - 900 - - - -
 Momna 400 Gujarati - 400 - - - -
 Nadar 30 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Nadia 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
Nai (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Naikda 71,000 Kannada 71,000 40 - 70 - -
 Nair 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
Nanakshahi 40 Hindi - - - - 40 -
 Nau Buddh 400 Marathi - - 400 - - -
 Nayadi 4,500 Gujarati 4,500 - - - - -
 Padharia 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
Pallan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Paraiyan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Pardhi 80 Pardhi 80 - - - - -
 Parsee 2,700 Gujarati - - - - - 2,700
 Pashtun, Pathan 5,300 Urdu - 5,300 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Patelia 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Pinjara 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
Pomla 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
Prabhu 2,500 Gujarati 2,500 - - - - -
Prabhu Kayastha 2,400 Marathi 2,400 - - - - -
Prabhu Patane 80 Marathi 80 - - - - -
Qalaigar 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Qassab 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Qazi 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Gujarati 2,900 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 43,000 Hindi 43,000 - - - - 400
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bais (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chandel 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
Rajput, Gahlot 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput, Garewal (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput, Gaur 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput, Parihar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput, Rathor 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Rajput, Sengar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput, Solanki 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput, Thakur 800 Kangri 800 - - - - -
Ramdasia (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Ramoshi 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
Raniparaj 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Rathawa 100 Rathawi 100 - - - - -
 Ravalia 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
Ravidas Chamar 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Rawal (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Sagar 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Saini (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
Sali 90 Kannada 90 - - - - -
Sangar 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Sarera (Hindu traditions) 20 Kangri 20 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Sathwara 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Sayyid 2,300 Urdu - 2,300 - - - -
 Shaikh 16,000 Urdu - 16,000 - - - -
Shemalia Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Shenva (Hindu traditions) 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Sindhi (Muslim traditions) 40 Sindhi - 40 - - - -
Somvanshi 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
Sutar Lohar 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 100 Malayalam - - - 100 - -
Tai 4,000 Gujarati - 4,000 - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 20 Tamil - 20 - - - -
 Targala 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Thakkar 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Thakor Pardeshi 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Thori (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Turi Barot 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Telugu 1,100 - - - - -
 Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Gujarati 2,100 - - - - -
Vaghri (Muslim traditions) 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
 Vakkaliga 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 70 Tamil 70 - - - - -
 Varli 275,000 Varli 254,000 200 - 11,000 20 10,000
 Viswakarma 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
Vitholia 1,200 Gujarati 1,200 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Yenadi 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
  Totals:  302 1,819,000   288 1,690,000 79,000 800 14,000 1,100 35,000
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