CountryIndia

State:

  

Maharashtra

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Number of People Groups

851

Unreached People Groups

795

Total Population

123,666,000

Buddhist

5.2 %

Christian

0.9 %

Hindu

81.1 %

Muslim

10.6 %

Sikh

0.2 %

Other Religions

1.9 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi 40 Adi 40 - - - - -
 Adi Andhra 2,500 Telugu 2,400 - - 50 - -
 Adi Dravida 39,000 Tamil 38,000 - - 1,400 - -
 Adi Karnataka 7,200 Kannada 7,200 - - 30 - -
 Agamudaiyan 4,300 Tamil 4,300 - - - - -
Agamudaiyan Mukkulattar 700 Tamil 700 - - - - -
Agamudaiyan Nattaman 2,300 Tamil 2,300 - - - - -
 Agaria (Hindu traditions) 100 Agariya 100 - - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) 7,700 Kannada 7,400 - 300 - - -
 Aghori 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Agri 336,000 Marathi 336,000 - - - - -
 Aguri 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 1,900 Urdu - 1,900 - - - -
Ahom 30 Assamese 30 - - - - -
Aiyanavar 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
Alitkar Salankar 800 Marathi 800 - - - - -
Alkari 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
Alwar 200 Marwari 200 - - - - -
Ambalavasi 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
Ambattan 1,700 Tamil 1,600 - - 90 - -
Anamuk 2,000 Telugu 2,000 - - - - -
 Andh 463,000 Marathi 455,000 400 5,100 80 80 2,400
 Angami 300 Naga, Angami - - - 300 - -
Anglo 31,000 English - - - 31,000 - -
 Ansari 686,000 Urdu - 686,000 - - - -
 Ao 20 Naga, Ao - - - 20 - -
 Arab 700 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - 700 - - - -
 Arain (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Arakh 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Aray Mala 1,700 Telugu 1,600 - - - - -
Arayan 80 Malayalam 80 - - - - -
 Armenian 300 Armenian - - - 300 - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 5,600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 5,600 -
Arwa Mala 1,600 Tamil 1,600 - 20 - - -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 200 Assamese - 200 - - - -
Atari 1,900 Urdu - 1,900 - - - -
Audhelia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Ayyanavar 900 Malayalam 900 - - - - -
Badaik 500 Sadri 500 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 887,000 Hindi 886,000 - - 200 - 20
Badhai Kharadi 10,000 Gujarati 10,000 - - - - -
Badhai Konkani 45,000 Marathi 45,000 - - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 3,700 Hindi 3,700 - - - - -
 Bagdi 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Baghban (Muslim traditions) 1,800 Urdu - 1,800 - - - -
Bagwan 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Baha'i 6,400 Hindi 1,300 - - - - 6,400
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - 50 - - -
Bahrupi 3,900 Marathi 3,900 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Baiga 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 164,000 Hindi 158,000 - - - - 7,600
Baiti 29,000 Bengali 29,000 - - - - -
Bajania 1,800 Gujarati 1,800 - - - - -
Bajgar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bajikar (Muslim traditions) 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
Bakad 2,500 Kannada 2,500 - 20 - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 15,000 - 500 - - -
Balasantoshi 23,000 Marathi 23,000 - 20 - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 46,000 Kannada 46,000 - - - - -
Balija (Muslim traditions) 200 Telugu - 200 - - - -
Balija Bogam 1,200 Telugu 1,200 - - - - -
Balija Bolla 3,600 Telugu 3,600 - - - - -
Balija Dasari 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Baloch 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 309,000 Hindi 212,000 - - - - 96,000
 Bania Agrahari 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Bania Bannore 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Bania Brittal 20 Assamese 20 - - - - -
Bania Chaturth 28,000 Marathi 3,700 - - - - 25,000
 Bania Chetti 87,000 Tamil 70,000 - - - - 16,000
Bania Dhusar 5,900 Hindi 5,900 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 11,000 Hindi 7,400 - - - - 3,600
Bania Golapurab 80 Hindi 40 - - - - 40
Bania Gujar 128,000 Gujarati 128,000 - - - - 200
Bania Jaiswal 17,000 Hindi 5,200 - - - - 12,000
Bania Kasar 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - 50
 Bania Kasarwani 9,300 Hindi 9,100 - - - - 200
 Bania Kasaundhan 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
Bania Khandelwal 4,800 Hindi 1,500 - - - - 3,400
 Bania Khedayata 1,600 Gujarati 1,600 - - - - -
 Bania Komti 42,000 Telugu 40,000 - - - - 2,700
 Bania Lad 52,000 Gujarati 47,000 - - - - 4,200
Bania Mahajan 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - 300
 Bania Mahesri 28,000 Hindi 28,000 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 56,000 Hindi 49,000 - - - - 7,100
Bania Marwadi 4,200 Marwari 4,200 - - - - -
Bania Modh 3,600 Gujarati 3,400 - - - - 100
Bania Nagar 7,700 Gujarati 7,700 - - - - -
 Bania Nima 36,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - 23,000
 Bania Oswal 127,000 Hindi 29,000 - - - - 98,000
Bania Pancham 38,000 Kannada 7,700 - - - - 30,000
 Bania Porwal 54,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - 29,000
Bania Saitwal 42,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - 26,000
 Bania Srimali 66,000 Gujarati 24,000 - - - - 42,000
Bania Ummad 48,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - 30,000
 Bania unspecified 3,615,000 Hindi 2,569,000 - - - 100 1,047,000
Banijiga 22,000 Kannada 16,000 - - - - 6,300
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 1,023,000 Lambadi 1,023,000 - - 200 - -
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Banjara Rathor (Hindu traditions) 70,000 Lambadi 70,000 - - - - -
 Baori 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Barda 3,000 Marathi 2,900 - - 80 - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 87,000 Hindi 87,000 - - 50 - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Gujarati 23,000 - - - - -
Barutgar 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Barwala (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Basor 60,000 Hindi 59,000 - 300 - - -
Basor Kandra 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bauri 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Bavcha 400 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Bawaria (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,100 -
Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 3,600 Telugu 3,600 - - - - -
 Beda Jangam 57,000 Kannada 52,000 - 200 - - 5,200
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 51,000 Kannada 49,000 - 300 - - -
Bedar Kashmir (Muslim traditions) 1,500 Urdu - 1,500 - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 9,200 Hindi 9,200 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 286,000 Kannada 286,000 - - - - 60
Beldar (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
Beldar Larhia (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Kannada 14,000 - - - - -
Beldar Mith Gauda 300 Konkani, Goan 300 - - - - -
Beldar Sunkar 4,800 Marathi 4,800 - - - - -
 Bhaina 300 Chhattisgarhi 200 60 - - - -
 Bhampta 34,000 Marathi 34,000 - - - - -
Bhand (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Bhandari 2,300 Odia 2,300 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 281,000 Hindi 265,000 - 5,000 11,000 - -
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) 8,100 Urdu - 7,900 - - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 50,000 Hindi 49,000 - 500 - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Muslim traditions) 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
Bhangi Mehtar 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - 100 - - -
Bhansala 166,000 Marathi 166,000 - - - - -
Bhansali Vegu 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Bhantu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bhar 500 Bhojpuri 500 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 4,300 Hindi 4,300 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 49,000 Hindi 49,000 - - - - -
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 3,100 Urdu - 3,100 - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
 Bhattra 1,200 Bhatri 1,100 20 - - 80 -
Bhavin 200 Konkani 200 - - - - -
Bhavit 5,800 Konkani, Goan 5,800 - - - - -
Bhil Aher 25,000 Marathi 25,000 - - - - 30
Bhil Dhangri 400 Dungra Bhil 300 - - - - -
Bhil Dhanka 12,000 Gujarati 12,000 - - - - -
Bhil Dubla 51,000 Bhili 44,000 30 - - - 50
Bhil Kataria 500 Wagdi 500 - - - - -
Bhil Mankar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bhil Mavchi (Hindu traditions) 158,000 Mawchi 155,000 1,100 30 900 - 1,200
Bhil Nihal 34,000 Nimadi 32,000 1,200 - - - 1,000
Bhil Paware 72,000 Bareli, Rathwi 70,000 700 - 300 - 800
Bhil Tadvi 56,000 Dhanki 11,000 44,000 30 20 - 800
 Bhil unspecified 2,479,000 Hindi 2,360,000 63,000 2,000 15,000 600 37,000
Bhil Vasave 549,000 Vasavi 531,000 6,500 100 2,100 90 8,600
 Bhisti 2,400 Urdu - 2,400 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 512,000 Hindi 512,000 - - - - -
 Bhotia Sikkim 60 Sikkimese - - 60 - - -
Bhottada 40 Kuvi 40 - - - - -
Bhoyar 60,000 Hindi 60,000 - - - - -
 Bhuinmali 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bhuiya 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bhulia 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Bhumij 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Bhunjia 1,700 Bhunjia 1,600 - - - - -
 Biar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bidur 297,000 Marathi 297,000 - - - - -
Bindla 1,700 Telugu 1,700 - - - - -
 Binjhia 9,000 Hindi 8,900 - - - - -
Birhor 200 Birhor 200 - - - - -
 Birjia 400 Bijori 400 - - - - -
 Bodo Unknown Boro - - - - - -
 Bohra 270,000 Gujarati - 270,000 - - - -
 Boya 18,000 Telugu 18,000 - - - - -
Brahma Kshatriya 4,000 Gujarati 4,000 - - - - -
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,200 -
 Brahmin Acharaj 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Brahmin Anavada 12,000 Gujarati 12,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Anavala 6,700 Gujarati 6,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Audich 6,800 Gujarati 6,800 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 4,700 Bengali 4,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Bhumihar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin Chitpavan 378,000 Marathi 378,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Daima 4,100 Hindi 4,100 - - - - -
Brahmin Deshastha 417,000 Marathi 417,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaud Saraswat 149,000 Konkani 149,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaur 176,000 Hindi 176,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Gujarati 94,000 Gujarati 94,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 44,000 Hindi 44,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 188,000 Hindi 188,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Kannada 41,000 Kannada 41,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Karbadu 57,000 Marathi 57,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Karhada 48,000 Marathi 48,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Kashmiri Pandit 21,000 Kashmiri 21,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Khandelwal 8,100 Hindi 8,100 - - - - -
Brahmin Khedawal 6,000 Gujarati 6,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
Brahmin Mahratta 130,000 Marathi 130,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Malvi 3,300 Malvi 3,300 - - - - -
Brahmin Mastan 500 Odia 500 - - - - -
Brahmin Mewada 9,800 Gujarati 9,800 - - - - -
Brahmin Modh 7,600 Gujarati 7,600 - - - - -
Brahmin Nagar 12,000 Gujarati 12,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Ojha 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Palliwal 3,800 Hindi 3,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Pushkarna 1,800 Marwari 1,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Brahmin Sanadhya 169,000 Hindi 169,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 82,000 Hindi 82,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 245,000 Hindi 245,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Srigaud 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - - - - -
Brahmin Srimali 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
Brahmin Tamil 10,000 Tamil 10,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 26,000 Telugu 26,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 4,846,000 Hindi 4,698,000 - 400 900 - 145,000
Buna (Hindu traditions) 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Burmese 800 Burmese - - 800 - - -
Byagara 3,200 Telugu 3,200 - - - - -
Chadar 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Chain 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Chakkiliyan 4,600 Tamil 4,600 - - 30 - -
 Chalvadi 4,600 Kannada 3,900 - 700 - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 1,615,000 Hindi 1,555,000 - 29,000 31,000 - -
Chandala 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
Chapparband (Hindu traditions) 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
 Chapparband (Muslim traditions) 1,800 Urdu - 1,800 - - - -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Gujarati 33,000 - - - - -
 Chaudhari, tribal 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Chenchu 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Chenna Dasar 2,600 Kannada 2,600 - - - - -
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Malayalam 2,400 - - - - -
Cherumar Christian 500 Malayalam - - - 500 - -
 Chhetri 700 Nepali 600 - 40 - - -
Chhimba (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,000 -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 35,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - 2,400
Chhipa (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
 Chitara 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Chitrakar (Hindu traditions) 43,000 Marathi 43,000 - - - - 60
 Chodhara 400 Chodri 300 - 30 - - -
 Christian unspecified 58,000 Hindi - - - 58,000 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 52,000 Marathi 52,000 - - - - -
 Dahait 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Dakkal 1,900 Telugu 1,900 - - - - -
Dandigan 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
 Dangi 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Darjee 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 696,000 Hindi 686,000 - - - - 9,900
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
Darzi Namdev (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Gujarati 12,000 - - - - -
Depala 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
 Deshwali (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Devadiga 6,500 Tulu 6,500 - - - - -
Devadiga Kalavant 800 Konkani 800 - - - - -
Devanga 38,000 Kannada 26,000 - - - - 12,000
Dewar 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Dhakad 400 Hindi 400 - - - - 20
Dhale 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 143,000 Gujarati 139,000 800 1,300 900 - 800
Dhangri 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Dhanka 34,000 Gujarati 25,000 8,000 40 40 - 700
 Dhanuk 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Dhanwar 11,000 Chhattisgarhi 11,000 - 40 - - -
Dhavad 1,700 Marathi - 1,700 - - - -
 Dhimar 512,000 Hindi 512,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 639,000 Hindi 637,000 - 1,700 - - 200
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 21,000 Urdu - 21,000 - - - -
 Dhodia 12,000 Gujarati 12,000 - - - - 20
 Dhor 122,000 Marathi 121,000 - 1,000 - - -
Divehi 200 Maldivian - 200 - - - -
Dohor 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
Dom 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Odia 11,000 - 200 - - -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Dubla 21,000 Dubli 21,000 30 - - - 70
 Dudekula 100 Telugu - 100 - - - -
Dulia 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
Ellamalawar 21,000 Kannada 21,000 - 20 - - -
 Faqir 1,900 Urdu 200 1,700 - - 20 -
 Gadaba 800 Odia 800 - - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
 Gamit 66,000 Gamit 63,000 300 30 2,500 20 400
Gammalla Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Ganda 2,100 Odia 2,100 - 50 - - -
Gandharb (Muslim traditions) 800 Gujarati - 800 - - - -
Gandla 6,600 Telugu 5,800 - - - - 700
 Gangakula 30,000 Kannada 30,000 - - - - -
Gaondi 2,100 Marathi 2,000 - - - - 20
 Garoda (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Gujarati 1,600 - 20 - - -
Garoda (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Garpaguri 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - -
 Gauda 900 Odia 900 - - - - -
Ghadasi 8,100 Marathi 8,100 - - - - -
Ghadi 1,100 Konkani, Goan 1,100 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Gujarati 12,000 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Muslim traditions) 26,000 Gujarati - 26,000 - - - -
 Gharti 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Ghasi (Hindu traditions) 3,000 Hindi 3,000 - - - - -
 Ghirath (Hindu traditions) 100 Kangri 100 - - - - -
 Ghisadi 19,000 Marathi 19,000 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Goanese 159,000 Konkani, Goan - - - 159,000 - -
Gokha (Hindu traditions) 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
Golak 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Gond Arakh 29,000 Gondi, Northern 27,000 - - - - 1,800
Gond Jhare 25,000 Gondi, Northern 23,000 - - - - 1,700
Gond Mannewar 28,000 Marathi 26,000 1,000 50 - - 900
Gond Maria 374,000 Maria 349,000 500 1,100 800 30 22,000
Gond Muria 3,300 Chhattisgarhi 3,200 - - - - 50
Gond Rajgond 342,000 Gondi, Northern 331,000 500 400 100 - 10,000
Gond Sonjhari 44,000 Marathi 42,000 80 - - - 1,500
 Gond unspecified 1,820,000 Hindi 1,724,000 6,200 6,500 3,800 400 80,000
 Gondhali 51,000 Marathi 51,000 - - - - -
Gopal 35,000 Gujarati 35,000 - - - - -
 Gosain 398,000 Hindi 397,000 - - - - 300
 Gosangi (Hindu traditions) 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Gowari 283,000 Marathi 282,000 - - - - 1,200
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 267,000 Hindi 266,000 - - - - 600
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Gujjar 80 Gujari - 80 - - - -
 Guria 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Gurung 60 Nepali 30 - 30 - - -
 Hadi 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Hajam 24,000 Urdu - 24,000 - - - -
Halam Unknown Kok Borok - - - - - -
 Halba 282,000 Marathi 264,000 800 700 200 60 16,000
Halleer 3,400 Marathi 3,200 - - - 200 -
Halsar 1,100 Konkani, Goan 1,100 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
Hammal 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 3,500 Chinese, Mandarin - - 3,100 - - 400
Hanabar 2,900 Tulu 2,900 - - - - -
 Hande Jogi 900 Kannada 300 - - - - 600
Hasalaru Unknown Tulu - - - - - -
 Hatkar 258,000 Marathi 257,000 - 200 - - -
 Hijda 165,000 Hindi 154,000 10,000 - - - -
 Hmar Unknown Hmar - - - - - -
 Ho 30 Ho 30 - - - - -
Holar 91,000 Marathi 90,000 - 900 50 - -
Holer 27,000 Kannada 25,000 - 1,200 - - -
Idayan 6,200 Malayalam 6,200 - - - - -
 Ilavan 41,000 Malayalam 40,000 - - 1,400 - -
Ilavaniyan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 2,900 Urdu - 2,900 - - - -
Jat Bajwa (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Chahil (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Jat Chahil (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
Jat Chima (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Jat Dagar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Dehia (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Jat Dhariwal (Hindu traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
Jat Dhillon (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Jat Dhillon (Sikh traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,000 -
Jat Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Jat Ghatwal (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Jat Gil (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern 1,000 - - - - -
 Jat Gil (Sikh traditions) 1,700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,700 -
Jat Kharral (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Jat Mann (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Jat Mann (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Jat Pachhade 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat Rathi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Jat Sahrawat 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Sarai (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Jat Sidhu (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
Jat Sidhu (Sikh traditions) 2,700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,700 -
 Jat Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
Jat Sindhu (Sikh traditions) 2,600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,600 -
 Jat unspecified (Hindu traditions) 122,000 Hindi 120,000 - - - - 1,800
 Jat unspecified (Sikh traditions) 114,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 114,000 -
Jat Varaich (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Jat Virk (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Javeri 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Jew, South Asian 4,400 Marathi - - - - - 4,400
 Jhalo Malo 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 4,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 4,100 -
 Jingar 5,600 Marwari 5,500 - - - - 40
Jirayat 700 Marathi 700 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Bengali 22,000 - - - - -
Jogi Kanphata (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
Josi 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Julaha 3,300 Hindi 400 - - - 2,900 -
Kachari (Hindu traditions) 78,000 Marathi 78,000 - - - - -
 Kachera (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Odia 1,500 - - - - -
Kachera (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - 1,100
 Kachhia (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Gujarati 18,000 - - - - -
Kadia (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Kannada 20,000 - - - - -
Kaghzi 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Kaibartta 5,800 Bengali 5,800 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 101,000 Kannada 100,000 - 500 - - -
 Kaikolan 1,200 Tamil 1,200 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 216,000 Telugu 216,000 - - - - 900
Kalal Idiga 88,000 Telugu 88,000 - - - - 200
Kalavant 5,700 Kannada 4,300 - - - - 1,400
 Kalbelia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kalingi 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
Kallan 700 Tamil 700 - - - - -
 Kalu 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 216,000 Hindi 216,000 - - - - -
 Kamalia 13,000 Gujarati 13,000 - - - - -
 Kamar 2,100 Kamar 2,100 - - - - -
Kamathi 184,000 Telugu 184,000 - - - - -
Kamboh (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 60 - - - - 200
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 4,800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 4,800 -
 Kami 70 Nepali 50 - 20 - - -
Kanai 45,000 Urdu - 45,000 - - - -
Kanakkan 1,500 Malayalam 1,500 - - - - -
 Kanaura 60 Kinnauri 60 - - - - -
Kandra 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Kandu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
 Kaora 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Kapali 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Kapewar 40,000 Telugu 40,000 - - - - -
 Kapu 184,000 Telugu 184,000 - - - - -
Kapu Reddi 49,000 Telugu 49,000 - - - - -
Karan 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Karwal 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 157,000 Marathi 148,000 - - - - 8,700
Kasar Otari 2,700 Odia 2,300 - - - - 400
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 3,100 Kashmiri - 3,100 - - - -
 Kathodi 281,000 Marathi 279,000 100 600 200 40 900
Katia 6,100 Hindi 6,000 - 80 - - -
 Kawar 27,000 Hindi 27,000 20 50 - - 100
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 39,000 Hindi 39,000 - - - - -
 Khairwar 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Khandait 900 Odia 900 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - 50 - - -
Khangar (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Kharia 2,000 Kharia 1,800 - - 100 - -
Kharot Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 148,000 Gujarati 148,000 - - - - -
 Khasi 500 Khasi - - - 500 - -
 Khati (Hindu traditions) 6,700 Hindi 6,700 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 110,000 Hindi 109,000 - 1,100 - 60 -
Khatik (Muslim traditions) 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 49,000 Hindi 49,000 - - - - 500
 Khatri (Muslim traditions) 9,600 Kacchi - 9,600 - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 3,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,300 -
 Khavar 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Khoja 273,000 Gujarati - 273,000 - - - -
 Kirar 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
 Kisan 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Koch (Hindu traditions) 200 Koch 200 - - - - -
Kodalo Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Kodava 200 Kodava 200 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Kokna 696,000 Kukna 687,000 4,400 500 3,400 100 400
 Kol 6,500 Hindi 6,400 - 20 20 - 20
 Kolha 73,000 Ho 73,000 - - - - -
 Kolhati 27,000 Marathi 27,000 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 59,000 Gujarati 59,000 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor 212,000 Marathi 211,000 500 200 90 60 300
 Koli Mahadev 1,497,000 Marathi 1,485,000 1,000 3,400 5,100 400 2,700
 Koli Malhar 290,000 Marathi 287,000 200 1,700 60 40 100
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 7,500 Gujarati 7,500 - - - - -
Koli Son 1,900 Konkani 1,800 - - 100 - -
Kolowar 222,000 Kolami, Northwestern 217,000 200 900 600 40 3,700
 Kolta 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
Kolupulvandlu 3,900 Telugu 3,900 - - - - -
Konai 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
Konkanese 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Koracha, caste 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
 Korama 3,000 Kannada 3,000 - - - - -
 Kori 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Korku 263,000 Korku 262,000 300 200 400 30 500
Korku Bawaria 14,000 Korku 14,000 - - - - -
Korku Muwasi 17,000 Korku 17,000 - - 20 - 20
Korku Nahal 14,000 Korku 14,000 - - - - -
 Korwa 1,300 Telugu 1,300 - - - - -
 Koshti 485,000 Marathi 481,000 - - - - 3,800
 Koya 300 Telugu 200 100 - - - -
Koya Racha 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Kuchbandia 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Kudavakkal 1,300 Kannada 300 - - - - 1,000
 Kudumban 700 Tamil 700 - - - - -
 Kudumi 800 Tamil 800 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
 Kuki Chin Unknown Chin, Thado - - - - - -
 Kuli 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Kumal 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 742,000 Hindi 739,000 - 800 - - 2,300
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 2,900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,900 -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 7,051,000 Gujarati 7,037,000 - 100 50 - 13,000
Kunbi Anjna 90,000 Gujarati 90,000 - - - - 40
Kunbi Dhaneja 30,000 Marathi 30,000 - - - - -
Kunbi Ghatole 211,000 Marathi 211,000 - - - - 60
Kunbi Hindre 17,000 Marathi 17,000 - - - - -
Kunbi Jadav 163,000 Marathi 163,000 - - - - 60
Kunbi Kadwa 71,000 Gujarati 71,000 - - - - -
Kunbi Khaire 56,000 Marathi 56,000 - - - - -
 Kunbi Konkani 593,000 Konkani, Goan 593,000 - - - - 300
Kunbi Lewa 219,000 Gujarati 219,000 - - - - -
Kunbi Lonari 86,000 Marathi 86,000 - - - - -
Kunbi Tirole 307,000 Marathi 307,000 - - - - -
Kunchatiga 4,300 Kannada 4,300 - - - - -
 Kuravan 2,500 Malayalam 2,200 - - 200 - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - -
 Kuruba 32,000 Kannada 32,000 - - - - 60
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 3,700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,700 -
 Ladakhi Unknown English - - - - - -
 Lakhera 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Lingader 73,000 Marathi 100 - 400 - - 73,000
 Lingayat 86,000 Kannada - - - - - 85,000
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 128,000 Hindi 128,000 - - - - -
 Lodha (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Lohana 30,000 Gujarati 30,000 - - - - 600
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 609,000 Hindi 609,000 - 60 20 - 100
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 2,100 Urdu - 2,100 - - - -
Lohara 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 3,900 Hindi 3,900 - - - - -
 Machhi (Hindu traditions) 203,000 Gujarati 203,000 - - - - -
Machhi Mitna 10,000 Gujarati 10,000 - - - - -
Madari 2,300 Urdu - 2,300 - - - -
Madgi 67,000 Telugu 64,000 - 3,000 - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 2,300 Telugu - - - 2,300 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Telugu 10,000 - 300 50 - -
 Magar 200 Nepali 200 - 40 - - -
Mahar (Christian traditions) 344,000 Marathi - - - 344,000 - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 8,511,000 Marathi 3,435,000 - 5,062,000 11,000 - -
Mahar (Muslim traditions) 2,200 Marathi - 2,200 - - - -
 Mahishya 14,000 Bengali 14,000 - - - - -
 Mahli 193,000 Marathi 193,000 - - - - 60
 Mahratta 26,558,000 Marathi 26,416,000 - 600 100 - 141,000
Mahratta Gomatang 52,000 Marathi 52,000 - - - - -
Mahratta Jadhav 2,586,000 Marathi 2,575,000 - - - - 11,000
Mahratta Konkani 400,000 Marathi 400,000 - - - - 50
 Mahratta Kunbi 3,021,000 Gujarati 3,021,000 - - - - -
Mahratta Pawar 605,000 Marathi 603,000 - - - - 1,000
Mahratta Shinde 475,000 Marathi 473,000 - - - - 2,800
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 6,500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 6,500 -
 Mahyavanshi 24,000 Gujarati 23,000 - 700 - - -
Maila 60 Tulu 60 - - - - -
Mairal 1,300 Marathi 1,300 - - - - -
 Majhwar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Majothi 300 Kacchi - 300 - - - -
 Makrani (Muslim traditions) 2,800 Gujarati - 2,800 - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 3,400 Telugu - - - 3,400 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Telugu 12,000 - 700 40 - -
 Mala Dasari 3,100 Telugu 3,100 - - - - -
Mala Hannai 1,000 Telugu 1,000 - - - - -
Mala Jangam 30,000 Telugu 30,000 - - - - -
Mala Masti 900 Telugu 900 - - - - -
Mala Sale 2,400 Telugu 2,200 - 100 - - -
Mala Sanyasi 1,500 Telugu 1,500 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 85,000 Malayalam - - - 85,000 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 3,047,000 Hindi 3,041,000 - 1,700 30 - 3,400
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 7,800 Hindi 7,800 - - - - -
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 158,000 Gujarati - 158,000 - - - -
Mana 205,000 Marathi 205,000 - - - - -
Manbhav 24,000 Marathi 24,000 - - - - -
Mandala (Hindu traditions) 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 33,000 Marathi 32,000 - 400 - - -
 Mangala 39,000 Telugu 39,000 - - - - -
 Mangrik 30 Ladakhi - - 30 - - -
 Manihar 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Manne 3,300 Telugu 3,200 - 60 - - -
 Mappila 62,000 Malayalam - 62,000 - - - -
 Maravan 6,200 Tamil 6,200 - - - - -
Maru Kumhar 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
 Masan Jogi 1,300 Kannada 1,300 - - - - -
Mashti 1,300 Telugu 1,200 - 50 - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) 156,000 Marathi - - - 156,000 - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 2,519,000 Marathi 2,417,000 - 98,000 3,900 - -
 Matia 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Mawalud 98,000 Urdu - 98,000 - - - -
 Mazhabi 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,100 -
 Meena 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 58,000 Hindi 56,000 - 1,400 - - -
 Meitei 500 Meitei 500 - - - - -
 Memon 243,000 Gujarati - 243,000 - - - -
 Mewati (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Miana 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
Mirasi (Hindu traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern 60 - - - - -
Mitha Ayyalvar 800 Telugu 800 - - - - -
 Mizo 400 Mizo - - - 400 - -
Mizo Lushai 40 Mizo - - - 40 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 140,000 Bengali 136,000 - - 3,400 - -
 Moger 9,500 Tulu 9,500 - - - - -
 Moghal 204,000 Urdu - 204,000 - - - -
Molesalam 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
Molvi 4,400 Gujarati - 4,400 - - - -
 Momna 9,500 Gujarati - 9,500 - - - -
Mondiwaru 500 Telugu - 500 - - - -
 Mudugar 80 Tamil 80 - - - - -
Mukkuvan (Christian traditions) 70 Malayalam - - - 70 - -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) 400 Malayalam 400 - - - - -
Mukkuvan (Muslim traditions) 20 Malayalam - 20 - - - -
Mukri 1,000 Kannada 1,000 - - - - -
 Munda 400 Mundari 400 - - - - -
 Munnur 11,000 Telugu 11,000 - - - - -
 Murao (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Mutrasi 13,000 Telugu 13,000 - - - - -
 Nadar 18,000 Tamil 12,000 - - 6,200 - -
 Nadia 1,100 Gujarati 1,100 - - - - -
 Naga unspecified 300 Naga Pidgin - - - 300 - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 809,000 Hindi 803,000 - 1,000 - - 5,200
Nai (Sikh traditions) 3,700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,700 -
 Naikda 26,000 Kannada 25,000 200 - 20 - 100
Naikwadi 600 Marathi - 600 - - - -
 Nair 55,000 Malayalam 55,000 - - - - -
Naksia 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
Nalband 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Namassej 6,400 Bengali 6,400 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 3,400 Bengali 3,400 - - - - -
Nanakshahi 1,100 Hindi - - - - 1,100 -
Nanbai 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Nandiwale 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 4,600 Hindi 4,600 - - - - -
 Nau Buddh 1,232,000 Marathi - - 1,229,000 3,700 - -
Navithan 3,400 Tamil 3,400 - - - - -
 Newah 300 Nepali 200 - 50 - - -
 Oraon 33,000 Kurux 30,000 80 200 2,600 20 200
Padiar Unknown Konkani, Goan - - - - - -
 Paharia 3,500 Nepali 3,500 - - - - -
Paik 1,300 Odia 1,300 - - - - -
Paliya 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Pallan 20,000 Tamil 19,000 - - 400 - -
 Pan 800 Odia 800 - - - - -
 Panchama 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Pandaram 1,200 Malayalam 1,200 - - - - -
Pangul 21,000 Marathi 21,000 - - - - -
 Panika 1,700 Chhattisgarhi 1,700 - - - - -
 Panka 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Paraiyan 16,000 Tamil 11,000 - - 5,000 - -
Paravan 40 Malayalam 40 - - - - -
Pardhan 165,000 Pardhan 158,000 300 700 90 40 5,800
 Pardhi 202,000 Pardhi 197,000 2,700 700 200 70 1,400
 Parja 600 Odia 500 30 - - - -
 Parsee 66,000 Gujarati - - - - - 66,000
 Pashtun, Northern 1,196,000 Urdu - 1,196,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - 300 - - -
 Patelia 1,300 Gujarati 1,200 40 - - - -
 Patharwat 23,000 Marathi 23,000 - - - - -
Patlia 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
Patralu 3,800 Odia 3,800 - - - - -
Patvekari (Hindu traditions) 3,000 Kannada 3,000 - - - - -
Patvekari (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 5,500 Hindi 5,300 - - - - 200
Pawaria (Hindu traditions) 200 Bareli, Rathwi 200 - - - - -
 Perka 7,500 Telugu 7,500 - - - - -
 Persian 3,300 Persian, Iranian - 3,300 - - - -
Phudgi 9,800 Marathi 9,800 - - - - -
Pichakuntla 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Pindara 2,400 Urdu - 2,400 - - - -
 Pinjara 86,000 Urdu - 86,000 - - - -
 Pod 4,100 Bengali 4,100 - - - - -
Poi 50 Mizo - - - 50 - -
Pomla 60 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Portuguese 300 Indo-Portuguese - - - 300 - -
Prabhu 3,100 Gujarati 3,100 - - - - -
Prabhu Kayastha 247,000 Marathi 247,000 - - - - -
Prabhu Patane 58,000 Marathi 58,000 - - - - -
Pulayan 1,400 Malayalam 1,400 - - - - -
 Pundari 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
Qalaigar 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Qassab 4,100 Urdu - 4,100 - - - -
Quam-e-Punjab 2,900 Punjabi, Eastern - 2,900 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 9,400 Gujarati 9,400 - - - - -
 Rabha 50 Assamese 50 - - - - -
Rachband 500 Punjabi, Eastern 500 - - - - -
 Raddi 3,300 Kannada 1,800 - - - - 1,500
 Rai 70 Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Raibhat (Muslim traditions) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Rajbanshi 10,000 - - - - -
Rajbansi Khen (Hindu traditions) 50 Rajbanshi 50 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 7,900 Hindi 7,900 - - - - -
Rajpur 1,600 Konkani, Goan 1,600 - - - - -
 Rajput Baghel (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Rajput Bhadauria 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Bundela 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 4,300 Hindi 4,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 51,000 Hindi 51,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
Rajput Gahlot 7,600 Hindi 7,600 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 4,300 Hindi 4,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 6,900 Hindi 6,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam 4,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Kachhwaha 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajput Mahratta (Hindu traditions) 69,000 Marathi 69,000 - - - - -
Rajput Mahratta (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
Rajput Paik 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 4,200 Hindi 4,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 108,000 Hindi 108,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Muslim traditions) 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Rajbansi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Rathor 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
Rajput Rawat 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Saithwar 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
Rajput Sengar 4,500 Hindi 4,500 - - - - -
 Rajput Sisodia 8,400 Hindi 8,400 - - - - -
Rajput Solanki 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi 4,200 Hindi 4,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Rajput Tonwar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Hindu traditions) 1,172,000 Hindi 1,158,000 - 200 30 - 14,000
 Rajput unspecified (Muslim traditions) 49,000 Urdu - 49,000 - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Sikh traditions) 30,000 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - 29,000 -
Raju 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Rajwar 3,000 Hindi 3,000 - - - - -
Ralte 50 Mizo - - - 50 - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 4,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 4,300 -
Ramoshi 309,000 Marathi 309,000 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 179,000 Marathi 178,000 - - - - 300
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 9,700 Urdu - 9,700 - - - -
 Rathawa 500 Rathawi 500 - - - - -
Rathia (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Ravalia 5,300 Gujarati 5,300 - - - - -
 Rawal (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rawat 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
Sagar 2,100 Gujarati 2,100 - - - - -
Sagarbanshi 60 Odia 60 - - - - -
Sahi 1,100 Marathi 1,100 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 5,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 5,000 -
Salat (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Gujarati 1,900 - - - - -
Sali 402,000 Kannada 383,000 - - - - 19,000
Saltangar 300 Marathi - 300 - - - -
 Salvi 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Sangar 31,000 Marathi 31,000 - - - - -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - 20 - - -
Sansi (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Santal 200 Santhali 200 - - - - -
 Saora 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
Sarekari 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
Sarera (Hindu traditions) 3,900 Kangri 3,900 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 6,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 6,400 -
 Sarki 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Satani 2,600 Telugu 2,600 - - - - -
Sauntia 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Sayyid 1,264,000 Urdu - 1,264,000 - - - -
 Segidi 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Shabar 70 Odia 70 - - - - -
 Shaikh 7,432,000 Urdu - 7,432,000 - 80 - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 631,000 Urdu - 631,000 - - - -
 Shenva (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Gujarati 1,000 - 30 - - -
 Sherpa 30 Nepali - - 30 - - -
Shinligar 800 Kannada 800 - - - - -
 Siddi (Hindu traditions) 900 Gujarati 900 - - - - -
 Siddi (Muslim traditions) 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) 15,000 Urdu - 15,000 - - - -
Silawat (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Silawat (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Sindhi (Muslim traditions) 8,800 Sindhi - 8,800 - - - -
Sindhi Mohana 600 Sindhi - 600 - - - -
 Sindhi Samon 500 Sindhi - 500 - - - -
 Sindhi Sumra 300 Gujarati - 300 - - - -
Sindhollu 1,100 Telugu 1,100 - - - - -
Sindhuria 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Sinhalese 600 Sinhala - - 600 - - -
Somvanshi 293,000 Marathi 293,000 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 1,263,000 Hindi 1,251,000 - - - - 11,000
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 1,600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,600 -
Sonar Aksali 9,900 Gujarati 9,900 - - - - -
Sonjhara 1,600 Odia 1,600 - - - - -
Sudra 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Bengali 12,000 - - - - -
Sunri Sadhubanik 3,500 Bengali 3,500 - - - - -
 Sunuwar Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 122,000 Malayalam - - - 122,000 - -
Tagwale 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Tai Man 30 Phake - - 30 - - -
Takari 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
Talkute 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Tamang 100 Nepali 90 - 20 - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 421,000 Hindi 416,000 - - - - 4,200
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) 5,600 Urdu - 5,600 - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 35,000 Tamil - 35,000 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Bengali 2,100 - - - - -
 Targala 2,500 Gujarati 2,500 - - - - -
Taria 4,400 Marathi 4,400 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 13,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 13,000 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 1,456,000 Hindi 1,447,000 - 1,000 - - 8,200
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 36,000 Urdu - 36,000 - - - -
Teli Ganiga (Hindu traditions) 35,000 Hindi 35,000 - - - - -
Teli Ganiga (Muslim traditions) 1,200 Urdu - 1,200 - - - -
Teli Sahu 64,000 Hindi 64,000 - - - - -
Thakar 88,000 Marathi 88,000 - - - - -
Thakkar 590,000 Marathi 587,000 300 1,100 400 200 1,400
 Thakuri 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
Thandan 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
 Tharu 400 Tharu, Madhya-Purbiya 400 - - - - -
 Thori (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Thoti, tribal 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Tibetan 2,300 Tibetan, Central - - 2,300 - - -
 Tili 1,400 Bengali 1,400 - - - - -
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Gujarati 1,900 - - - - -
Tirmali 11,000 Marathi 11,000 - - - - -
 Tiyar 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,200 - 70 - - -
 Turkmen 200 Turkmen - 200 - - - -
 Urali 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 358,000 Telugu 358,000 - - - - -
 Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Gujarati 13,000 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga 143,000 Kannada 143,000 - - - - -
Vaniyan 4,300 Tamil 3,200 - - 1,000 - -
Vanjara 817,000 Marathi 817,000 - - - - -
 Vannan 3,900 Tamil 3,400 - - 500 - -
 Vanniyan 71,000 Tamil 71,000 - - - - -
 Varli 769,000 Varli 762,000 200 500 6,100 100 400
Vasudev 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Vathiriyan 1,000 Tamil 70 - - 1,000 - -
 Velama 4,200 Telugu 4,200 - - - - -
Velan 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
Vellalan 12,000 Tamil 11,000 - - 500 - -
Vellalan Mudaliar 1,300 Tamil 1,200 - - 50 - -
 Viramushti 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 231,000 Telugu 231,000 - - - - 30
Viswakarma Asari 3,600 Malayalam 3,600 - - - - -
Viswakarma Kollan 1,200 Malayalam 1,200 - - - - -
Viswakarma Panchal 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
Viswakarma Thattan 1,100 Malayalam 1,100 - - - - -
Vitholia 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - 20
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 1,305,000 Hindi 1,304,000 - - 40 20 600
Yadav Dhindhor 31,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - -
Yadav Gaoli 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
 Yadav Gola 109,000 Telugu 109,000 - - - - -
Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) 175,000 Hindi 175,000 - - - - -
Yadav Rawat 7,100 Hindi 7,100 - - - - -
Yadav Sadgope 4,300 Bengali 4,300 - - - - -
 Yakthumba 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Yenadi 4,400 Telugu 4,400 - - - - -
Yerava 500 Ravula 500 - - - - -
 Yerukula 600 Yerukula 600 - - - - -
Zarekari 500 Gujarati - 500 - - - -
  Totals:  851 123,666,000   795 100,319,000 13,142,000 6,481,000 1,093,000 229,000 2,390,000
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