Country:

India

Province / State: Himachal Pradesh
District: Chamba

Number of People Groups

192

Unreached People Groups

182

Total Population

618,000

Buddhist

0.4 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

92.9 %

Muslim

6.1 %

Sikh

0.5 %

Other Religions

0.0 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Ad Dharmi 3,700 Punjabi, Eastern 3,700 - - - 30 -
 Aheria 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Anglo Indian 70 English - - - 70 - -
 Ansari 3,500 Urdu - 3,500 - - - -
 Arain (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Arain (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Awan 80 Punjabi, Eastern - 80 - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - 20 - - -
 Bagdi 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bajgi 70 Garhwali 70 - - - - -
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 70 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 600 Hindi 600 - - - - 20
 Bansi 1,400 Chambeali 1,400 - - - - -
Barad (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Barwala (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Batwal (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Dogri 1,900 - - - - -
Bhabra (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) 300 Ladakhi 40 - 200 - - -
 Brahmin (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Brahmin Dakaut 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gujarati 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 4,200 Hindi 4,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kashmiri Pandit 1,600 Kashmiri 1,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Khandelwal 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Purohit 300 Marwari 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sanadhya 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 48,000 Hindi 48,000 - - - - 30
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 12,000 - - 500 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Chanal 6,200 Hindi 6,200 - 20 - - -
 Chhetri 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
Chhimba (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Christian 90 Hindi - - - 90 - -
 Darai 300 Kangri 300 - - - - -
 Darjee 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
Daule (Hindu traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern 30 - - - - -
Dhangri 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Dhaogri 600 Kangri 600 - - - - -
Dhiar Unknown Kashmiri - - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Dom (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Domar (Hindu traditions) 6,600 Odia 6,500 - - - - -
Dosali 400 Dogri 400 - - - - -
 Faqir 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
Gaddi (Hindu traditions) 123,000 Gaddi 123,000 - - - - 200
 Gaddi (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Gara Unknown Lohar, Lahul - - - - - -
Gardi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Dogri - - - - - -
 Ghirth (Hindu traditions) 200 Mandeali 200 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Gujjar (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujari 300 - - - - 20
 Gujjar (Muslim traditions) 11,000 Gujari - 11,000 - - - -
 Gurung Ghaleg 80 Nepali - - 70 - - -
 Hajam 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
Hali 48,000 Chambeali 48,000 - - - 60 -
 Ilavan 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
 Jad 50 Khamba 20 - 30 - - -
 Jangam (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 1,600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,600 -
Jat Bajwa (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
Jat Chima (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Jat Dhillon (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Jat Ghumman (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat Hijra 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Jat Makiwal 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Jat Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Jat Tarar (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Jhinwar (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Punjabi, Eastern 1,300 - - - - -
 Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 6,700 Bengali 6,700 - - - - -
 Julaha 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kabirpanthi Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Kami Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Kanaura 400 Kinnauri 400 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 600 Kashmiri - 600 - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 4,400 Hindi 4,400 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
Kraal Unknown Kashmiri - - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 5,900 Hindi 5,900 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Kumhar Prajapat 500 Punjabi, Eastern 500 - - - - -
 Kumhiar (Hindu traditions) 60 Dogri 60 - - - - -
 Kutana 3,000 Hindi 3,000 - - - - -
 Labana (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Lahaula 400 Tinani 400 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 6,600 Hindi 6,500 - 30 - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Lohar (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Machhi (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Madari (Muslim traditions) 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
 Magar 70 Nepali 70 - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
Mahtam (Hindu traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Malabar Catholic 20 Malayalam - - - 20 - -
 Mangrik 600 Ladakhi - - 600 - - -
 Mazhabi (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Mirasi (Hindu traditions) 800 Punjabi, Eastern 800 - - - - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Mussali 60 Punjabi, Eastern - 60 - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Nair 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Newah 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Pan 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
Pangwala 20,000 Pangwali 19,000 20 800 - - 20
 Pashtun, Pathan 1,400 Urdu - 1,400 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Pherera (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Pinjara 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Qassab 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Rai Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Hindi 29,000 - - - - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 1,500 Urdu - 1,500 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Bisen (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Rajput Kanet 200 Kangri 200 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Rajput Rathi 5,400 Hindi 5,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Sengar 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Rajput Thakur 3,000 Kangri 3,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Tonwar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Rathia (Hindu traditions) 143,000 Hindi 143,000 - - - - -
 Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Rehar 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Rigzong 200 Ladakhi - - 200 - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
Sanhal 20 Punjabi, Eastern 20 - - - - -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Sansi (Muslim traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - 30 - - - -
Sarera (Hindu traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern 700 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Saryara (Hindu traditions) 30 Dogri 30 - - - - -
 Sayyid 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Shaikh Faruqi 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 2,100 Urdu - 2,100 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 13,000 Urdu - 13,000 - - - -
Sipi 23,000 Chambeali 23,000 - - - 20 -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Sonar (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Swangla 70 Tinani 70 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 50 Malayalam - - - 50 - -
 Tamang 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Muslim traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - 90 - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Tharu 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Tibetan 70 Tibetan, Central - - 70 - - -
 Tipera Unknown Kok Borok - - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Valmiki (Christian traditions) 90 Hindi - - - 90 - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Valmiki (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Zargar (Hindu traditions) 30 Dogri 30 - - - - -
  Totals:  192 618,000   182 574,000 38,000 2,200 900 3,200 300
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