CountryIndia

State:

  

Jammu and Kashmir

District:

  

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Number of People Groups

285

Unreached People Groups

276

Total Population

13,211,000

Buddhist

1.0 %

Christian

0.3 %

Hindu

27.7 %

Muslim

69.1 %

Sikh

1.8 %

Other Religions

0.0 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Dravida 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
Anglo 400 English - - - 400 - -
 Ansari 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Arain (Muslim traditions) 9,900 Urdu - 9,800 - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
Arora (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 3,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,300 -
 Awan 3,500 Punjabi, Eastern - 3,500 - - - -
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bafinda 14,000 Dogri - 14,000 - - - -
 Bagdi 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Bengali 10,000 - - - - -
 Bakkarwal 78,000 Kashmiri 600 77,000 - - 20 20
 Balti 52,000 Balti 200 51,000 400 - - 90
Bandukkhar 700 Kashmiri - 700 - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - 400
 Bania Gahoi 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Bania Jaiswal 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Bania Khandelwal 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Bania Mahajan 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 6,100 Hindi 6,100 - - - - -
 Bania Porwal 900 Hindi 800 - - - - 100
 Bania unspecified 50,000 Hindi 49,000 - - - 300 800
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Barwala (Hindu traditions) 64,000 Hindi 64,000 - - - 100 -
 Barwala (Muslim traditions) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
Basith (Hindu traditions) 27,000 Kashmiri 20,000 - - - 6,400 -
Basith (Sikh traditions) 2,700 Punjabi, Eastern 1,400 - - - 1,300 -
 Batwal (Hindu traditions) 64,000 Dogri 64,000 - - - 600 -
 Batwal (Muslim traditions) 2,300 Kashmiri - 2,300 - - - -
 Bawaria (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
Bazigar (Muslim traditions) 2,700 Urdu - 2,700 - - - -
 Bedar (Buddhist traditions) 200 Ladakhi - 60 70 20 - -
Beg 400 Bengali - 400 - - - -
Beldar (Muslim traditions) 1,800 Urdu - 1,800 - - - -
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Bhirai 1,100 Dogri - 1,100 - - - -
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) 124,000 Ladakhi 12,000 4,600 106,000 300 70 1,100
Bodh (Muslim traditions) 600 Kashmiri - 600 - - - -
Bomba 1,900 Kashmiri - 1,900 - - - -
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 1,900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,900 -
Brahmin Acharya 4,100 Bengali 4,100 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Brahmin Dakaut 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaur 31,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Gujarati 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
Brahmin Kashmiri Pandit 543,000 Kashmiri 543,000 - - 80 - -
 Brahmin Maha 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Marathi 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
Brahmin Purohit 6,700 Marwari 6,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 394,000 Hindi 394,000 - - 50 - -
 Broq-Pa 70,000 Brokskat 400 67,000 3,000 40 20 20
Budhan (Hindu traditions) 100 Dogri 100 - - - - -
Budhan (Muslim traditions) 3,000 Kashmiri - 3,000 - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 234,000 Hindi 230,000 - - 3,900 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 2,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,100 -
 Changar 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Changpa 6,800 Changthang 200 200 6,200 50 - 200
 Chhetri 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
Chhimba (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
Chibali 600 Dogri - 500 50 - - -
 Christian unspecified 15,000 Kannada - - - 15,000 - -
 Chuhra 26,000 Punjabi, Eastern 9,800 - - 16,000 300 -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 4,600 Urdu - 4,600 - - - -
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
Desil 1,300 Kashmiri - 1,300 - - - -
Dharhi (Muslim traditions) 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
Dhiar 12,000 Dogri 12,000 - - - 200 -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 5,900 Urdu - 5,900 - - - -
 Dholi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Dhund 9,700 Kashmiri - 9,700 - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 182,000 Odia 182,000 - - - - -
Dom (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
 Domal 14,000 Urdu - 14,000 - - - -
Dosali 1,000 Dogri 1,000 - - - - -
 Faqir 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Gaddi 42,000 Urdu 31,000 10,000 20 100 20 30
Galleban 1,300 Kashmiri - 1,300 - - - -
 Ganda 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
Ganz 1,500 Kashmiri - 1,500 - - - -
 Gara 600 Lohar, Lahul - 40 500 - - -
Gardi (Hindu traditions) 5,400 Dogri 5,400 - - - - -
Gardi (Muslim traditions) 200 Kashmiri - 200 - - - -
 Ghirath (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Kangri 1,500 - - - - -
Gokha 500 Kashmiri 400 90 - - - -
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 2,500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,500 -
 Gujjar 1,113,000 Gujari 5,400 1,105,000 200 100 500 1,300
 Hajam 6,000 Urdu - 6,000 - - - -
Harni 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Ilavan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 64,000 Urdu - 64,000 - - - -
Jat Chahil (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat Chahil (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
Jat Chima (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat Dehia (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Jat Dehia (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Jat Dhariwal (Hindu traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat Dhillon (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Jat Dhillon (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
Jat Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Jat Gil (Hindu traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
 Jat Gil (Sikh traditions) 1,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,400 -
Jat Kharral (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Jat Mann (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat Mann (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
 Jat Sidhu (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Jat Sidhu (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
Jat Sidhu (Sikh traditions) 3,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,000 -
 Jat Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Jat Sindhu (Muslim traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - 300 - - - -
Jat Sindhu (Sikh traditions) 2,800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,800 -
 Jat unspecified (Hindu traditions) 218,000 Hindi 218,000 - - - - -
 Jat unspecified (Sikh traditions) 126,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 126,000 -
Jat Varaich (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Jew, South Asian 20 Marathi - - - - - 20
 Jhinwar (Hindu traditions) 51,000 Punjabi, Eastern 51,000 - - - - -
 Jhinwar (Muslim traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - 50 - - - -
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 3,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,400 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Bengali 23,000 - - - - -
 Jogi (Muslim traditions) 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Julaha 600 Hindi 600 - - - 30 -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
 Kaibartta 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
Kamboh (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 3,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,300 -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 7,101,000 Kashmiri - 7,101,000 - - - -
Kavoj 500 Kashmiri - 500 - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Khatik (Muslim traditions) 1,700 Urdu - 1,700 - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 104,000 Hindi 104,000 - - - - 600
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 5,500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 5,500 -
 Khoja 1,200 Gujarati - 1,200 - - - -
Khosha 100 Dogri - 100 - - - -
Kraal 5,900 Kashmiri 5,900 - - - - -
Kumangar 900 Dogri - 900 - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 6,500 Hindi 6,500 - - - - -
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 1,500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,500 -
 Kumhiar (Hindu traditions) 43,000 Dogri 43,000 - - - - -
 Kumhiar (Muslim traditions) 8,700 Kashmiri - 8,700 - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 90 Gujarati 90 - - - - -
 Kutana 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Labana (Hindu traditions) 4,000 Hindi 4,000 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 11,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 11,000 -
 Ladakhi 300 English - - - 300 - -
 Lama 200 Tibetan, Central - - 200 - - -
 Lingayat 100 Kannada - - - - - 100
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 76,000 Hindi 76,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 7,300 Urdu - 7,300 - - - -
Lohar (Sikh traditions) 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,200 -
 Machhi (Hindu traditions) 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Machhi (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Madari 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Magar 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Mahishya 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Mahli 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Mahratta 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 3,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,000 -
 Majhwar 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Makhmi 13,000 Kashmiri - 13,000 - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 600 Malayalam - - - 600 - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 1,600 Gujarati - 1,600 - - - -
 Mangrik 16,000 Ladakhi - 40 16,000 - - -
 Mazhabi 2,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,000 -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 360,000 Hindi 360,000 - - - - -
Megh (Sikh traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,100 -
Mirasi (Hindu traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 3,100 Urdu - 3,100 - - - -
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) 3,400 Urdu - 3,400 - - - -
 Moghal 20,000 Urdu - 20,000 - - - -
Mon of Kashmir 1,000 Ladakhi 40 90 800 - - -
 Mussali 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - 1,100 - - - -
 Nadar 200 Tamil 100 - - 100 - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - -
Nai (Sikh traditions) 2,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,100 -
 Nair 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
 Namassej 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
Namdagur 1,200 Kashmiri - 1,200 - - - -
 Newah 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Parsee 30 Gujarati - - - - - 30
 Pashtun Northern 31,000 Urdu - 31,000 - - - -
 Patwa (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Perna (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Perna (Muslim traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - 100 - - - -
 Persian 60 Persian, Iranian - 60 - - - -
 Pinjara 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Pod 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
Pohul 3,400 Kashmiri - 3,400 - - - -
 Purig-Pa 47,000 Purik 100 45,000 1,100 30 30 -
 Raibhat (Muslim traditions) 2,300 Urdu - 2,300 - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 40 Rajbanshi 40 - - - - -
 Rajput Awan 12,000 Kashmiri - 12,000 - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Muslim traditions) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Rajput Bhadauria 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Rajput Bhatti (Muslim traditions) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Muslim traditions) 13,000 Urdu - 13,000 - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
Rajput Gahlot 6,400 Hindi 6,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Hindi 4,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 7,000 Hindi 7,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam 4,000 Hindi 4,000 - - - - -
Rajput Halbani 50,000 Dogri 50,000 - - - - -
Rajput Halbatia 42,000 Dogri 42,000 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Janjua (Muslim traditions) 2,500 Kashmiri - 2,500 - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Kachhwaha 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Rajput Katoch 700 Kashmiri 700 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas 60,000 Hindi 60,000 - - - - -
Rajput Nagbansi 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 3,500 Hindi 3,500 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Muslim traditions) 2,100 Urdu - 2,100 - - - -
Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 3,000 Hindi 3,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Rajbansi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Rathor 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Rajput Sengar 3,600 Hindi 3,600 - - - - -
Rajput Solanki 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Rajput Tonwar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Hindu traditions) 530,000 Hindi 530,000 - - - - 100
 Rajput unspecified (Muslim traditions) 136,000 Urdu - 136,000 - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Sikh traditions) 21,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 21,000 -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 2,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,100 -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
Ratal 8,500 Kashmiri 8,400 - - - 100 -
 Rigzong 2,000 Kashmiri - - 2,000 - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 3,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,200 -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
Sapiada 200 Dogri - 200 - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 4,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 4,400 -
Saryara (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Dogri 17,000 - - - - -
Saryara (Muslim traditions) 2,100 Kashmiri - 2,100 - - - -
 Sayyid 23,000 Urdu - 23,000 - - - -
 Shaikh 126,000 Urdu - 126,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 4,100 Urdu - 4,100 - - - -
Shakhsaz 2,800 Kashmiri - 2,800 - - - -
Sikligar (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Sipi 8,900 Gaddi 8,800 80 - - 20 -
Sofi 1,400 Kashmiri - 1,400 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Sonar (Muslim traditions) 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,200 -
 Sudhan 22,000 Kashmiri - 22,000 - - - -
 Syrian Christian 900 Malayalam - - - 900 - -
 Tarakhehas 13,000 Kashmiri - 13,000 - - - -
 Tarkhan (Hindu traditions) 76,000 Hindi 76,000 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Muslim traditions) 3,500 Punjabi, Eastern - 3,500 - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 10,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 10,000 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 4,600 Hindi 4,600 - - - - -
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 24,000 Urdu - 24,000 - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Tibetan 200 Tibetan, Central - - 200 - - -
 Vanniyan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
Wattal (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Kashmiri 2,000 - - - - -
 Wattal (Muslim traditions) 5,200 Kashmiri - 5,200 - - - -
Waza 1,500 Kashmiri - 1,500 - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Zargar (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Dogri 22,000 - - - - -
 Zargar (Muslim traditions) 4,900 Kashmiri - 4,900 - - - -
Zargar (Sikh traditions) 2,600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,600 -
  Totals:  285 13,211,000   276 3,663,000 9,132,000 136,000 37,000 237,000 4,900
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