CountryIndia

State:

  

Gujarat

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Number of People Groups

616

Unreached People Groups

585

Total Population

67,008,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

0.5 %

Hindu

89.5 %

Muslim

8.6 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

1.3 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 2,600 Tamil 2,500 - - 100 - -
Adi Karnataka 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
Agaria (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Kannada 1,400 - - - - -
 Agri 65,000 Marathi 65,000 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 5,800 Urdu - 5,800 - - - -
 Andh 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Anglo 3,000 English - - - 3,000 - -
 Ansari 132,000 Urdu - 132,000 - - - -
 Arab 300 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - 300 - - - -
 Arain (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Arayan 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 482,000 Hindi 480,000 - - - - 1,000
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,100 -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 20 Assamese - 20 - - - -
Atari 1,400 Urdu - 1,400 - - - -
Babria 26,000 Gujarati 26,000 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 607,000 Hindi 607,000 - - - - 20
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) 3,000 Urdu - 3,000 - - - -
Bafan 500 Kacchi - 500 - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Bagdi, Wagdi 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Bahrupi 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 434,000 Bengali 434,000 - - - - 50
Baiti 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
Bajania 26,000 Gujarati 26,000 - - - - -
Bakad 1,000 Kannada 1,000 - - - - -
Balasantoshi 3,400 Marathi 3,400 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Baloch, Eastern 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
Baloch, Makrani 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Bandhari 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
Bandhera 300 Gujarati 200 - - - - 60
 Bania 2,856,000 Hindi 2,415,000 - - - - 439,000
 Bania, Agarwal 407,000 Hindi 369,000 - - - - 38,000
 Bania, Chetti 200 Tamil 100 - - - - 60
Bania, Dhusar 7,700 Hindi 7,700 - - - - -
 Bania, Gahoi 8,300 Hindi 6,700 - - - - 1,500
Bania, Gujar 23,000 Gujarati 23,000 - - - - 60
Bania, Jaiswal 5,300 Hindi 1,400 - - - - 3,800
 Bania, Kasarwani 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - -
Bania, Khandelwal 3,100 Hindi 1,400 - - - - 1,700
 Bania, Khedayata 67,000 Gujarati 67,000 - - - - 400
 Bania, Lad 56,000 Gujarati 55,000 - - - - 1,000
Bania, Mahajan 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahesri 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahur 70,000 Hindi 70,000 - - - - -
Bania, Marwadi 90 Marwari - - - - - 80
Bania, Modh 58,000 Gujarati 58,000 - - - - 80
Bania, Nagar 32,000 Gujarati 32,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Nima 15,000 Hindi 3,700 - - - - 11,000
 Bania, Oswal 80,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - 57,000
 Bania, Porwal 47,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - 21,000
Bania, Saraogi 7,700 Hindi 2,100 - - - - 5,700
 Bania, Srimali 250,000 Gujarati 172,000 - - - - 78,000
Bania, Ummad 41,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - 22,000
Banijiga 400 Kannada 70 - - - - 300
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 46,000 Lambadi 46,000 - - - - -
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Baori 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Barda 1,100 Marathi 1,100 - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 229,000 Gujarati 229,000 - - - - -
Baria (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Barutgar 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Basor 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - -
 Bauri 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bavcha 4,800 Gujarati 4,700 20 - - - -
Bawa Dhed 12,000 Gujarati 12,000 - 20 - - -
Bawaria (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Bayad 600 Kacchi - 600 - - - -
Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Bazigar (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Beda Jangam 200 Kannada 100 - - - - 100
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 4,800 Kannada 4,800 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Behlim 8,000 Gujarati - 8,000 - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 9,500 Kannada 9,500 - - - - -
Bhabra (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Bhadela 8,200 Gujarati - 8,200 - - - -
 Bhampta 1,600 Marathi 1,600 - - - - -
Bhand (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bhandari 3,500 Odia 3,500 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 597,000 Hindi 576,000 - 600 20,000 - 100
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) 2,700 Urdu - 2,700 - - - -
Bhansala 61,000 Marathi 61,000 - - - - -
Bharathar 1,300 Tamil 1,300 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
Bharbhunja (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 125,000 Hindi 125,000 - - - - 200
 Bhat (Muslim traditions) 3,700 Urdu - 3,700 - - - -
Bhathiara (Hindu traditions) 70 Odia 70 - - - - -
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 2,600 Urdu - 2,600 - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
 Bhatia (Muslim traditions) 3,100 Gujarati - 3,100 - - - -
 Bhil 4,422,000 Hindi 4,350,000 4,600 100 57,000 100 11,000
Bhil, Dhangri 54,000 Dungra Bhil 53,000 20 - 700 - 50
Bhil, Dhanka 32,000 Gujarati 32,000 - - 100 - -
Bhil, Dubla 80,000 Gujarati 79,000 - - 900 - 70
Bhil, Gametia 17,000 Gujarati 17,000 - - 60 - -
Bhil, Mavchi 80,000 Mawchi 78,000 - - 2,100 - 200
Bhil, Paware 5,700 Bareli, Rathwi 5,400 - - 300 - -
Bhil, Rathia 26,000 Gujarati 26,000 - - 80 - 20
Bhil, Tadvi 40 Dhanki - 40 - - - -
Bhil, Vasave 620,000 Vasavi 600,000 700 - 14,000 50 5,800
 Bhisti 2,300 Urdu - 2,300 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 124,000 Hindi 124,000 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Muslim traditions) 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Bhumij Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Bhurtia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Bidur 2,000 Marathi 2,000 - - - - -
 Bishnoi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bodla 50 Punjabi, Eastern - 50 - - - -
 Bodo 40 Boro 40 - - - - -
 Bohra 718,000 Gujarati - 718,000 - - - -
Brahma Kshatriya 22,000 Gujarati 22,000 - - - - 40
Brahmachari 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin 2,385,000 Hindi 2,315,000 - - - - 71,000
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Brahmin, Acharaj 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Brahmin, Anavada 4,600 Gujarati 4,600 - - - - -
Brahmin, Anavala 76,000 Gujarati 76,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Audich 417,000 Gujarati 417,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Bagda 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Bengali 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
Brahmin, Bhojak 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Chaturvedi 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Chitpavan 21,000 Marathi 21,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Daima 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
Brahmin, Deshastha 31,000 Marathi 31,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Dravida 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaud Saraswat 18,000 Marathi 18,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaur 51,000 Hindi 51,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Gujar Gaur 8,100 Hindi 8,100 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gujarati 19,000 Gujarati 19,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Haryana 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Joshi 4,000 Hindi 4,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Kanaujia 60,000 Hindi 60,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Kannada 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Karhada 5,800 Marathi 5,800 - - - - -
Brahmin, Kashmiri Pandit 4,300 Kashmiri 4,300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Khedawal 30,000 Gujarati 30,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Maha 6,100 Hindi 6,100 - - - - -
Brahmin, Mahratta 59,000 Marathi 59,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Marathi 16,000 Marathi 16,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Mastan 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
Brahmin, Mewada 42,000 Gujarati 42,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Modh 113,000 Gujarati 113,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Nagar 100,000 Gujarati 100,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Ojha 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Palliwal 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Brahmin, Parikh 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Brahmin, Pushkarna 2,200 Marwari 2,200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Sanadhya 58,000 Hindi 58,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Saraswat 47,000 Hindi 47,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Sawaria 106,000 Hindi 106,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Sikhwal 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Srigaud 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Srimali 9,400 Hindi 9,400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Tamil 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Telugu 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
Brahmin, Utkal 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Vyas 4,400 Telugu 4,400 - - - - -
 Burmese 100 Burmese - - 100 - - -
 Chakkiliyan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Chalvadi 1,700 Kannada 1,700 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 1,197,000 Hindi 1,172,000 - 2,700 22,000 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Chang 20 Naga, Chang - - - 20 - -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 123,000 Gujarati 123,000 200 - - - -
Chatla 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
 Chaudhari, tribe 361,000 Gujarati 355,000 200 - 5,100 - 1,100
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Cherumar Christian 90 Malayalam - - - 90 - -
 Chhetri 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 135,000 Hindi 126,000 - - - - 9,300
Chhipa (Muslim traditions) 8,200 Urdu - 8,200 - - - -
 Chitara 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Chodhara 10,000 Chodri 9,800 20 - 200 - -
 Christian unspecified 35,000 Hindi - - - 35,000 - -
Chudigar 300 Mewari - 300 - - - -
Chundadigira 300 Gujarati - 300 - - - -
Chunvalia 22,000 Gujarati - 22,000 - - - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Marathi 22,000 - - - - -
Dabgar (Muslim traditions) 1,500 Gujarati - 1,500 - - - -
Dadhi (Muslim traditions) 2,100 Gujarati - 2,100 - - - -
Dafer 300 Kacchi 20 200 - - - -
 Dahur (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Gujarati 15,000 - - - - -
Dakkal 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
Damor 500 Bhili 500 - - - - -
Dangashia 7,900 Gujarati 7,900 - - - - -
 Darjee Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 501,000 Hindi 496,000 - - - - 4,700
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Depala 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
Devanga 900 Kannada 800 - - - - 100
 Dhangar 1,468,000 Gujarati 1,468,000 20 - - - -
 Dhanka 329,000 Gujarati 326,000 300 20 1,900 70 900
 Dhimar 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 78,000 Hindi 78,000 - - - - 200
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 3,600 Urdu - 3,600 - - - -
 Dhodia 762,000 Gujarati 758,000 300 40 3,400 40 400
 Dholi (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - -
 Dhor 1,300 Marathi 1,300 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
 Dubla 701,000 Dubli 698,000 600 - 3,000 50 800
Dudhwala 3,900 Gujarati - 3,900 - - - -
 Faqir 2,500 Urdu - 2,500 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Gadhai 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
Galiara 400 Gujarati - 400 - - - -
 Gamit 454,000 Gamit 395,000 400 50 55,000 - 2,200
 Ganda 80 Odia 80 - - - - -
Gandharb (Hindu traditions) 900 Bhojpuri 900 - - - - -
Gandharb (Muslim traditions) 4,800 Gujarati - 4,800 - - - -
 Gangakula 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Garasia 15,000 Garasia, Adiwasi 13,000 2,000 - - - -
Garmatang 1,300 Gujarati 1,300 - - - - -
 Garoda (Hindu traditions) 93,000 Gujarati 93,000 - 100 - - -
 Gauda 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
Gavri 1,400 Gujarati 1,400 - - - - -
Ghadasi 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 89,000 Gujarati 89,000 - - - - 300
 Ghanchi (Muslim traditions) 101,000 Gujarati - 101,000 - - - -
Ghantia 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Goan Catholic 6,200 Konkani, Goan - - - 6,200 - -
Godhi 300 Hindi 200 - - - - 50
Gokha (Hindu traditions) 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
 Gond 3,000 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Gondhali 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Gopal 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
 Gosain 77,000 Hindi 77,000 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 4,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - -
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Gulam 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
 Guria 60 Odia 60 - - - - -
 Gurung 20 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Hadi 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Hajam 67,000 Urdu - 67,000 - - - -
 Halba 1,500 Marathi 1,500 - - - - -
Halleer 1,000 Marathi 1,000 - - - - -
Halsar 800 Konkani, Goan 800 - 100 - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 200 Chinese, Mandarin - - 200 - - -
 Hande Jogi 30 Kannada - - - - - 30
 Hijda 2,900 Hindi 2,000 900 - - - -
Holar 7,600 Marathi 7,600 - - - - -
Holaya Dasar 1,400 Kannada 1,400 - - - - -
Holer 1,500 Kannada 1,500 - - - - -
Ilavan 1,800 Malayalam 1,700 - - 60 - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 24,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - 100
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 29,000 Urdu - 29,000 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 35,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 35,000 -
 Jat, Langah 400 Marwari - 400 - - - -
 Jat, Sidhu (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat, Sidhu (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Jat, Sidhu (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Jat, Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat, Sindhu (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Jat, Sindhu (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Jew, South Asian 400 Marathi - - - - - 400
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
 Jingar 1,000 Marwari 1,000 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Bengali 17,000 - - - - -
 Julaha 300 Hindi - - - - 300 -
Juneta 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 3,900 Hindi 3,900 - - - - -
 Kachhia (Hindu traditions) 90,000 Gujarati 90,000 - - - - 60
Kachhia (Muslim traditions) 10,000 Gujarati - 10,000 - - - -
Kadia (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Kannada 22,000 - - - - 40
Kadia (Muslim traditions) 10,000 Gujarati - 10,000 - - - -
Kadia Kumbhar 11,000 Gujarati 11,000 - - - - -
Kaghzi 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Kaibartta 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 7,600 Telugu 7,500 - - - - 100
 Kalal (Muslim traditions) 40 Gujarati - 40 - - - -
Kalavant 40 Kannada - - - - - 40
 Kalingi 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
Kamalia 2,200 Gujarati 2,200 - - - - -
 Kamar 70 Kamar 70 - - - - -
Kamathi 1,400 Telugu 1,400 - - - - -
Kamboh (Hindu traditions) 8,500 Hindi 8,500 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
Kanai 13,000 Urdu - 13,000 - - - -
Kandoi 2,700 Gujarati 1,200 - - - - 1,500
Kandra 60 Odia 60 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kapu 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
 Karadia 43,000 Gujarati 43,000 - - - - 80
Karan 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 35,000 Marathi 35,000 - - - - 200
Kasbati (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Gujarati 1,400 - - - - -
Kasbati (Muslim traditions) 10,000 Gujarati - 10,000 - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 300 Kashmiri - 300 - - - -
 Kathodi 7,600 Marathi 7,100 30 50 500 - 20
Katpitia 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 9,100 Bengali 9,100 - - - - -
 Khalpa 120,000 Gujarati 120,000 - - - - -
Khandait 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
Khangar (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
Khant 21,000 Gujarati 21,000 - - - - -
Kharia 70 Kharia 70 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 206,000 Gujarati 206,000 - - 40 - -
Kharva (Muslim traditions) 600 Gujarati - 600 - - - -
Khasdar 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
Khaskeli 400 Kacchi - 400 - - - -
 Khati (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 34,000 Hindi 34,000 - - - - -
Khatki 5,000 Gujarati - 5,000 - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 61,000 Hindi 60,000 - - - - 500
 Khatri (Muslim traditions) 29,000 Gujarati - 29,000 - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 800 -
 Khavar 148,000 Gujarati 148,000 - - - - -
 Khoja 131,000 Gujarati - 131,000 - - - -
Kir 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Kokna 427,000 Kukna 410,000 200 30 12,000 20 3,600
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 8,604,000 Gujarati 8,554,000 - - 48,000 - 700
Koli (Muslim traditions) 11,000 Gujarati - 11,000 - - - -
 Koli Dhor 63,000 Marathi 62,000 30 - 500 20 200
 Koli Mahadev 97,000 Marathi 97,000 - - 30 - -
 Koli Malhar 4,600 Marathi 4,600 - - - - -
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 64,000 Gujarati 64,000 - - - - -
Koracha, caste 17,000 Kannada 17,000 - - - - -
 Kori 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Korwa 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Koshti 90,000 Marathi 89,000 - - - - 1,300
 Kotia 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
Kudavakkal 60 Kannada - - - - - 60
 Kudumban 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
Kudumi 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
Kumalia 400 Gujarati 300 - - - - 70
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 1,121,000 Hindi 1,121,000 - - - - 100
 Kumhar (Muslim traditions) 8,500 Urdu - 8,500 - - - -
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
Kumhar Sutaria 11,000 Gujarati 11,000 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 8,588,000 Gujarati 8,570,000 200 - 8,900 - 8,100
Kunbi (Muslim traditions) 600 Gujarati - 600 - - - -
Kunchatiga 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 6,800 Hindi 6,800 - - - - -
 Kutana 37,000 Hindi 37,000 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
Laheri (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Lakhera 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Limbu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Lingader 900 Marathi - - - - - 900
 Lingayat 4,200 Kannada - - - - - 4,200
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Lohana 485,000 Gujarati 482,000 - - - - 2,400
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 421,000 Hindi 421,000 - - - - 100
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 32,000 Urdu - 32,000 - - - -
 Machhi (Hindu traditions) 267,000 Gujarati 267,000 - - - - -
 Machhi (Muslim traditions) 2,100 Urdu - 2,100 - - - -
Madari 7,500 Urdu - 7,500 - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 200 Telugu - - - 200 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Telugu 2,200 - - - - -
 Magar 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
Mahar (Christian traditions) 900 Marathi - - - 900 - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 36,000 Marathi 28,000 - 7,700 50 - -
 Mahishya 1,100 Bengali 1,100 - - - - -
 Mahratta 308,000 Marathi 307,000 - - - - 1,200
 Mahratta Kunbi 4,775,000 Gujarati 4,775,000 - - 30 - -
Mahtam (Hindu traditions) 3,700 Punjabi, Eastern 3,700 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,000 -
 Mahyavanshi 1,965,000 Gujarati 1,952,000 - 7,200 4,700 200 -
Majothi 500 Kacchi - 500 - - - -
 Makrani (Muslim traditions) 19,000 Gujarati - 19,000 - - - -
 Makwana (Hindu traditions) 69,000 Gujarati 69,000 - - - - -
Makwana (Muslim traditions) 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 200 Telugu - - - 200 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 3,700 Telugu 3,700 - - 20 - -
 Malabar Catholic 6,500 Malayalam - - - 6,500 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 111,000 Hindi 111,000 - - - - 500
Mali (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 246,000 Gujarati - 246,000 - - - -
Mandala (Muslim traditions) 1,700 Gujarati - 1,700 - - - -
 Mang Garudi 1,300 Marathi 1,300 - - - - -
 Mangala 5,100 Telugu 5,100 - - - - -
 Manihar 1,500 Urdu - 1,500 - - - -
 Mappila 2,400 Malayalam - 2,400 - - - -
 Maravan 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
Maru Kumhar 2,800 Gujarati 2,800 - - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) 500 Marathi - - - 500 - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 6,000 Marathi 5,900 - 40 60 - -
 Mazhabi 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 222,000 Hindi 222,000 - 300 20 - -
 Mehar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Meitei 80 Meitei 80 - - - - -
 Memon 320,000 Gujarati - 320,000 - - - -
Meo (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Meo (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Merat (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Miana 65,000 Gujarati - 65,000 - - - -
 Mina 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Mirasi (Hindu traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 2,800 Urdu - 2,800 - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 159,000 Bengali 159,000 - - - - -
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) 18,000 Urdu - 18,000 - - - -
 Moghal 21,000 Urdu - 21,000 - - - -
Molesalam 94,000 Gujarati - 94,000 - - - -
Molvi 33,000 Gujarati - 33,000 - - - -
 Momna 154,000 Gujarati - 154,000 - - - -
Mukkuvan (Muslim traditions) 20 Malayalam - 20 - - - -
Mukri 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
 Munda 50 Mundari 50 - - - - -
 Munnur Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Mussali 3,600 Punjabi, Eastern - 3,600 - - - -
 Mutrasi Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Mutwa 1,200 Kacchi 1,200 - - - - -
 Nadar 2,000 Tamil 1,300 - - 700 - -
 Nadia 61,000 Gujarati 61,000 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 524,000 Hindi 523,000 - - - - 200
Nai (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
 Naikda 525,000 Kannada 522,000 300 - 3,200 60 700
 Nair 6,000 Malayalam 6,000 - - - - -
 Namassej 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
Nanakshahi 300 Hindi - - - - 300 -
 Nandiwale 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Nau Buddh 10,000 Marathi - - 10,000 - - -
Navithan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Nayadi 84,000 Gujarati 84,000 - - - - -
 Newah 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
Node 3,600 Kacchi - 3,600 - - - -
 Oraon 50 Kurux 50 - - - - -
 Padharia 27,000 Gujarati 27,000 20 - - - -
Paik 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Pallan 1,400 Tamil 1,400 - - 30 - -
 Pan 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
Panar 1,900 Gujarati - 1,900 - - - -
 Paraiyan 800 Tamil 600 - - 200 - -
 Pardhi 13,000 Pardhi 13,000 30 - 80 - 60
 Parja 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Parsee 11,000 Gujarati - - - - - 11,000
 Pashtun, Pathan 282,000 Urdu - 282,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Patelia 139,000 Gujarati 139,000 20 - 200 - 20
Patni Jamat 1,300 Gujarati - 1,300 - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Persian 600 Persian, Iranian - 600 - - - -
Pindara 1,700 Urdu - 1,700 - - - -
 Pinjara 85,000 Urdu - 85,000 - - - -
 Pod 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
Pomla 1,500 Gujarati 1,500 - - - - -
 Portuguese 100 Indo-Portuguese - - - 100 - -
Prabhu 15,000 Gujarati 15,000 - - - - -
Prabhu Kayastha 16,000 Marathi 16,000 - - - - -
Prabhu Patane 800 Marathi 800 - - - - -
Pulayan (Hindu traditions) 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
Qalaigar 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Qassab 32,000 Urdu - 32,000 - - - -
 Qazi 5,100 Urdu - 5,100 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 359,000 Gujarati 359,000 20 - 50 - 30
 Rabari (Muslim traditions) 1,100 Gujarati - 1,100 - - - -
 Raddi 100 Kannada - - - - - 100
 Rai Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Raigar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 700 Rajbanshi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 2,914,000 Hindi 2,867,000 - - - - 51,000
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 86,000 Urdu - 86,000 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 9,500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 9,500 -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 78,000 Hindi 78,000 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Muslim traditions) 2,000 Urdu - 2,000 - - - -
 Rajput, Bais (Hindu traditions) 63,000 Hindi 63,000 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bais (Muslim traditions) 1,600 Urdu - 1,600 - - - -
 Rajput, Bargujar 9,200 Hindi 9,200 - - - - -
Rajput, Bhadauria 9,700 Hindi 9,700 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 53,000 Hindi 53,000 - - - - -
Rajput, Bhatti (Muslim traditions) 1,200 Urdu - 1,200 - - - -
 Rajput, Chandel 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 109,000 Hindi 109,000 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan (Muslim traditions) 18,000 Urdu - 18,000 - - - -
Rajput, Dikhit 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Rajput, Gahlot 28,000 Hindi 28,000 - - - - -
 Rajput, Garewal (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - -