CountryIndia

State:

  

Jammu and Kashmir

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Number of People Groups

289

Unreached People Groups

280

Total Population

13,860,000

Buddhist

1.0 %

Christian

0.2 %

Hindu

32.1 %

Muslim

64.9 %

Sikh

1.9 %

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) 9,600 Urdu - 9,500 - - - -
 Arghun 70 Ladakhi - 70 - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Arora (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 3,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,100 -
 Awan 3,400 Punjabi, Eastern - 3,400 - - - -
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bafinda 14,000 Dogri - 14,000 - - - -
 Bagdi, Wagdi 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 8,800 Bengali 8,800 - - - - -
 Bakkarwal 76,000 Kashmiri 600 75,000 - - 20 20
 Balti 51,000 Balti 200 50,000 400 - - 90
Bandukkhar 700 Kashmiri - 700 - - - -
 Bania 95,000 Hindi 92,000 - - - 500 1,800
 Bania, Agarwal 16,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - 400
 Bania, Gahoi 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Bania, Jaiswal 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasaundhan 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Bania, Khandelwal 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Bania, Mahajan 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahesri 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahur 5,900 Hindi 5,900 - - - - -
 Bania, Porwal 900 Hindi 800 - - - - 100
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Barwala (Hindu traditions) 62,000 Hindi 62,000 - - - 100 -
 Barwala (Muslim traditions) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
Basith (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Kashmiri 20,000 - - - 9,700 -
Basith (Sikh traditions) 3,000 Punjabi, Eastern 2,000 - - - 1,000 -
 Batwal (Hindu traditions) 63,000 Dogri 62,000 - - - 600 -
 Batwal (Muslim traditions) 2,200 Kashmiri - 2,200 - - - -
Bawaria (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
Bazigar (Muslim traditions) 2,600 Urdu - 2,600 - - - -
 Bedar (Buddhist traditions) 200 Ladakhi - 60 70 20 - -
Beg 400 Bengali - 400 - - - -
Beldar (Muslim traditions) 1,700 Urdu - 1,700 - - - -
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bhat (Muslim traditions) 2,200 Urdu - 2,200 - - - -
 Bhil 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bhirai 1,000 Dogri - 1,000 - - - -
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) 121,000 Ladakhi 12,000 4,500 103,000 300 70 1,100
Bodh (Muslim traditions) 600 Kashmiri - 600 - - - -
Bomba 1,900 Kashmiri - 1,900 - - - -
 Brahmin 776,000 Hindi 776,000 - - 100 - -
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 1,900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,900 -
Brahmin, Acharya 4,000 Bengali 4,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Bengali 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Dakaut 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaur 29,000 Hindi 29,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gujarati 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
Brahmin, Kashmiri Pandit 512,000 Kashmiri 512,000 - - 80 - -
 Brahmin, Maha 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Marathi 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
Brahmin, Purohit 6,500 Marwari 6,500 - - - - -
 Broq-Pa 68,000 Brokskat 300 65,000 2,900 40 20 20
Budhan 100 Dogri 100 - - - - -
Budhan 2,900 Kashmiri - 2,900 - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 228,000 Hindi 225,000 - - 2,800 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 2,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,100 -
 Champa 6,600 Changthang 200 200 6,000 40 - 200
 Changar 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Chhetri 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
Chhimba (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
Chibali 500 Dogri - 400 50 - - -
 Christian unspecified 13,000 Hindi - - - 13,000 - -
 Chuhra 25,000 Punjabi, Eastern 9,200 - - 15,000 300 -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 4,500 Urdu - 4,500 - - - -
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
Desil 1,200 Kashmiri - 1,200 - - - -
Dharhi (Muslim traditions) 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
Dhiar 12,000 Dogri 11,000 - - - 200 -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 5,800 Urdu - 5,800 - - - -
 Dholi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Dhund 9,400 Kashmiri - 9,400 - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 178,000 Odia 178,000 - - - - -
Dom (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
 Domal 13,000 Urdu - 13,000 - - - -
Dosali 800 Dogri 800 - - - - -
 Faqir 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Gaddi 40,000 Urdu 30,000 10,000 20 100 20 30
Galleban 1,300 Kashmiri - 1,300 - - - -
 Ganda 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
Ganz 1,400 Kashmiri - 1,400 - - - -
 Gara 500 Lohar, Lahul - 40 500 - - -
Gardi (Hindu traditions) 5,200 Dogri 5,200 - - - - -
Gardi (Muslim traditions) 200 Kashmiri - 200 - - - -
 Ghirath (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Kangri 1,400 - - - - -
Gokha (Muslim traditions) 200 Kashmiri 200 90 - - - -
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 2,500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,500 -
 Gujjar 1,085,000 Gujari 5,300 1,077,000 200 100 500 1,100
 Hajam 5,900 Urdu - 5,900 - - - -
Harni 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Ilavan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Jangam (Muslim traditions) 20 Purik - 20 - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 282,000 Hindi 282,000 - - - - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 62,000 Urdu - 62,000 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 153,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 153,000 -
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) 800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 800 -
Jat, Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Jat, Gil (Hindu traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
 Jat, Gil (Sikh traditions) 1,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,300 -
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) 2,900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,900 -
Jat, Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Jat, Sindhu (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Jat, Sindhu (Sikh traditions) 2,700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,700 -
Jat, Varaich (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Jew, South Asian 20 Marathi - - - - - 20
 Jhinwar (Hindu traditions) 49,000 Hindi 49,000 - - - - -
 Jhinwar (Muslim traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - 50 - - - -
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 3,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,300 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Bengali 22,000 - - - - -
 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) 3,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,200 -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 6,925,000 Kashmiri - 6,944,000 - - - -
Kavoj 500 Kashmiri - 500 - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Khatik (Muslim traditions) 1,700 Urdu - 1,700 - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 98,000 Hindi 98,000 - - - - 700
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 5,700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 5,700 -
 Khoja 1,100 Gujarati - 1,100 - - - -
Khosha 100 Dogri - 100 - - - -
Kraal 5,400 Dogri 5,400 - - - - -
Kumangar 900 Dogri - 900 - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 6,400 Hindi 6,400 - - - - -
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 1,500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,500 -
 Kumhiar (Hindu traditions) 41,000 Dogri 41,000 - - - - -
 Kumhiar (Muslim traditions) 8,500 Kashmiri - 8,500 - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 90 Gujarati 90 - - - - -
 Kutana 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Labana (Hindu traditions) 3,500 Hindi 3,500 - - - - -
Labana (Muslim traditions) 100 Pahari-Potwari - 100 - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 11,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 11,000 -
 Ladakhi 300 English - - - 300 - -
 Lama 200 Tibetan, Central - - 200 - - -
 Lingayat 90 Kannada - - - - - 90
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 70,000 Hindi 70,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 7,100 Urdu - 7,100 - - - -
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 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 3,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,000 -
 Majhwar 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Makhmi 12,000 Kashmiri - 12,000 - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 600 Malayalam - - - 600 - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 1,500 Gujarati - 1,500 - - - -
 Mangrik 16,000 Ladakhi - 40 16,000 - - -
 Mazhabi 1,900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,900 -
Megh 70 Punjabi, Eastern - 70 - - - -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 351,000 Hindi 351,000 - - - - -
Megh (Sikh traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,000 -
Mirasi (Hindu traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 3,000 Urdu - 3,000 - - - -
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) 3,400 Urdu - 3,400 - - - -
 Moghal 19,000 Urdu - 19,000 - - - -
Mon of Kashmir 1,000 Ladakhi 40 90 800 - - -
 Mussali 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - 1,100 - - - -
 Nadar 200 Tamil 100 - - 100 - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 31,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - -
Nai (Sikh traditions) 2,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,000 -
 Nair 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
 Namassej 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
Namdagur 1,200 Kashmiri - 1,200 - - - -
 Nau Buddh 40 Marathi - - 40 - - -
 Newah 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Parsee 20 Gujarati - - - - - 20
 Pashtun, Pathan 30,000 Urdu - 30,000 - - - -
 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 3,300 Kashmiri - 3,300 - - - -
 Purig-Pa 45,000 Purik 100 44,000 1,100 20 30 -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 40 Rajbanshi 40 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 929,000 Hindi 929,000 - - - - 200
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 208,000 Urdu - 208,000 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 20,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20,000 -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Muslim traditions) 2,100 Urdu - 2,100 - - - -
 Rajput, Awan 12,000 Kashmiri - 12,000 - - - -
 Rajput, Bais (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
 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 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan (Muslim traditions) 13,000 Urdu - 13,000 - - - -
Rajput, Dikhit 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
Rajput, Gahlot 6,300 Hindi 6,300 - - - - -
 Rajput, Garewal (Hindu traditions) 4,000 Hindi 4,000 - - - - -
 Rajput, Gaur 6,900 Hindi 6,900 - - - - -
 Rajput, Gautam 3,900 Hindi 3,900 - - - - -
Rajput, Halbani 46,000 Dogri 46,000 - - - - -
Rajput, Halbatia 41,000 Dogri 41,000 - - - - -
Rajput, Jadu 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
Rajput, Janjua (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Rajput, Janjua (Muslim traditions) 2,400 Kashmiri - 2,400 - - - -
Rajput, Joia (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Rajput, Kachhwaha 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Rajput, Katoch 700 Kashmiri 700 - - - - -
Rajput, Manihas 59,000 Hindi 59,000 - - - - -
Rajput, Nagbansi 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput, Parihar 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
Rajput, Pundir (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Rajput, Rajbansi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput, Rathor 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
 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 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
 Rajput, Surajbansi 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Rajput, Tonwar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 2,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,100 -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
Ratal 7,800 Kashmiri 7,700 - - - 100 -
 Rigzong 1,900 Ladakhi - - 1,900 - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 3,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,100 -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
Sapiada 200 Dogri - 200 - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 4,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 4,300 -
Saryara (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Dogri 17,000 - - - - -
Saryara (Muslim traditions) 2,000 Kashmiri - 2,000 - - - -
 Sayyid 22,000 Urdu - 22,000 - - - -
 Shaikh 123,000 Urdu - 123,000 - - - -
Shakhsaz 2,700 Kashmiri - 2,700 - - - -
Sikligar (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Sipi 8,600 Gaddi 8,500 70 - - 20 -
Sofi 1,300 Kashmiri - 1,300 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Sonar (Muslim traditions) 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,100 -
 Sudhan 21,000 Kashmiri - 21,000 - - - -
 Syrian Christian 900 Malayalam - - - 900 - -
 Tarakhehas 13,000 Kashmiri - 13,000 - - - -
 Tarkhan (Hindu traditions) 72,000 Hindi 72,000 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Muslim traditions) 3,400 Punjabi, Eastern - 3,400 - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 10,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 9,900 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 23,000 Urdu - 23,000 - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Tibetan 300 Tibetan, Central - - 300 - - -
 Vanniyan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
Wattal (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Kashmiri 1,900 - - - - -
 Wattal (Muslim traditions) 5,100 Kashmiri - 5,100 - - - -
Waza 1,500 Kashmiri - 1,500 - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Zargar (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Dogri 21,000 - - - - -
 Zargar (Muslim traditions) 4,800 Kashmiri - 4,800 - - - -
Zargar (Sikh traditions) 2,600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,600 -
  Totals:  289 13,860,000   280 4,445,000 8,996,000 133,000 34,000 264,000 6,000
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