CountryIndia

State:

  

Maharashtra

District:

  

Akola



Number of People Groups

371

Unreached People Groups

356

Total Population

1,956,000

Buddhist

17.8 %

Christian

0.2 %

Hindu

61.1 %

Muslim

20.1 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

0.7 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 50 Tamil 40 - - - - -
 Adi Karnataka Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Agaria (Hindu traditions) 30 Agariya 30 - - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Agri Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Ahmadi 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Alkari 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
Alwar 60 Marwari 60 - - - - -
Anamuk 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Andh 26,000 Marathi 26,000 - 200 - - -
 Ansari 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Arakh 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Aray Mala 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
Arwa Mala Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Atari 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - 200 - -
 Bagdi 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Bagwan 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Bahrupi 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Baiga Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 900 Bengali 800 - - - - 200
Bakad Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Balasantoshi 1,300 Marathi 1,300 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Balija (Muslim traditions) 40 Telugu - 40 - - - -
Balija Dasari 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 8,000 Hindi 6,100 - - - - 2,000
 Bania Agrahari 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Bania Dhusar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 400 Hindi 300 - - - - 30
Bania Gujar 700 Gujarati 700 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bania Lad 1,900 Gujarati 1,900 - - - - -
Bania Mahajan 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
Bania Modh 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Bania Nima 300 Hindi 30 - - - - 300
 Bania Oswal 800 Hindi 200 - - - - 600
 Bania Porwal 500 Hindi 400 - - - - 200
Bania Saitwal 700 Hindi 400 - - - - 400
Bania Ummad 300 Hindi 200 - - - - 200
 Bania unspecified 23,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - 3,200
Banijiga 30 Kannada - - - - - 30
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 47,000 Lambadi 46,000 200 - - - -
Banjara Rathor (Hindu traditions) 4,500 Lambadi 4,500 - - - - -
Barda 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 31,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Barwala (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Basor 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Bavcha Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Beda Jangam 200 Kannada 200 - - - - 40
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Bedar Kashmir (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 7,000 Kannada 7,000 - - - - -
Beldar (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
Beldar Lonari 2,800 Kannada 2,800 - - - - -
 Bhampta 1,100 Marathi 1,100 - - - - -
Bhand (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Bhandari 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 5,500 Hindi 5,200 - 300 - - -
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 800 - 70 - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
Bhansala 80 Marathi 80 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bhattra Unknown Bhatri - - - - - -
Bhil Nihal 400 Nimadi 400 - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 4,500 Hindi 4,500 - - 20 - -
 Bhisti 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bhoyar 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Bhulia Unknown Odia - - - - - -
Bhunjia 100 Bhunjia 100 - - - - -
Bidur 7,500 Marathi 7,500 - - - - -
Bindla 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Binjhia 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Birhor Unknown Birhor - - - - - -
 Bohra 900 Gujarati - 900 - - - -
 Boya 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Anavala 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
Brahmin Chitpavan 900 Marathi 900 - - - - -
Brahmin Deshastha 1,600 Marathi 1,600 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaur 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 3,700 Hindi 3,700 - - - - -
Brahmin Kannada 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Brahmin Karhada 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Khandelwal 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Brahmin Mahratta 2,200 Marathi 2,200 - - - - -
Brahmin Mewada 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Modh 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Nagar 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Ojha 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
Brahmin Sanadhya 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 6,800 Hindi 6,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - 400
Byagara 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 27,000 Hindi 25,000 - 1,300 - - -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Chenna Dasar Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Chitara 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Chitrakar (Hindu traditions) 900 Marathi 900 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 600 Kannada - - - 600 - -
Dakkal 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Dandigan 80 Marathi 80 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - 400
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Darzi Namdev (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Deshwali (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 2,900 Gujarati 2,900 - - - - -
 Dhanka 60 Gujarati - 50 - - - -
 Dhanuk 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Dhanwar 4,600 Chhattisgarhi 4,600 - - - - -
 Dhimar 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - 100
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Dhodia Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Dhor 1,500 Marathi 1,500 - 60 - - -
Dohor 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Dubla 30 Dubli 30 - - - - -
Ellamalawar 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
 Faqir 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Ganda Unknown Odia - - - - - -
Gandla 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Gangakula Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Gaondi 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Garoda (Hindu traditions) 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
Garpaguri 3,500 Hindi 3,500 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Ghasi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Ghisadi 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
Goan Catholic 300 Konkani, Goan - - - 300 - -
Golak 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Gond Muria 400 Chhattisgarhi 400 - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 12,000 Hindi 12,000 30 20 80 - 20
 Gondhali 4,100 Marathi 4,100 - - - - -
Gopal 3,100 Gujarati 3,100 - - - - -
 Gosain 6,200 Hindi 6,200 - - - - 50
 Gosangi (Hindu traditions) 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Gowari 3,800 Marathi 3,800 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Gujjar 40 Gujari - 40 - - - -
 Hajam 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Halba 3,400 Marathi 3,400 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Hammal 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Hatkar 5,000 Marathi 5,000 - - - - -
Holar 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
Holer 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Ilavan 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
Ilavaniyan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Jat unspecified (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Jat unspecified (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
Javeri 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Jingar 200 Marwari 100 - - - - 40
Jirayat 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 4,000 Bengali 4,000 - - - - -
Jogi Kanphata (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Julaha 20 Hindi - - - - 20 -
Kachari (Hindu traditions) 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 100 - - - - 300
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 1,300 Kannada 1,200 - 90 - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Telugu 13,000 - - - - -
Kalal Idiga 5,100 Telugu 5,100 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 7,800 Hindi 7,800 - - - - -
 Kamar 700 Kamar 700 - - - - 20
Kamathi 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Kapewar 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Kapu 1,400 Telugu 1,400 - - - - -
Kapu Reddi 1,300 Telugu 1,300 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 7,100 Marathi 6,500 - - - - 600
 Kathodi 30 Marathi - 20 - - - -
Katia 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kawar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Kharia Unknown Kharia - - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 3,700 Hindi 3,600 - 100 - - -
Khatik (Muslim traditions) 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Khavar 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Khoja 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
 Kinnaura 20 Kinnauri 20 - - - - -
 Kokna Unknown Kukna - - - - - -
 Kol 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
Kolhati 1,800 Marathi 1,800 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 30,000 Marathi 29,000 - 500 - - 60
 Koli Malhar 30 Marathi 20 - - - - -
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
Kolowar 200 Kolami, Northwestern 200 - - - - -
Kolupulvandlu 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
 Korku 12,000 Korku 12,000 - - 50 - -
 Koshti 3,700 Marathi 3,100 - - - - 600
 Kui Khond Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - 30
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 182,000 Gujarati 182,000 - - - - 800
Kunbi Anjna 2,700 Gujarati 2,700 - - - - -
Kunbi Ghatole 7,400 Marathi 7,400 - - - - -
Kunbi Hindre 3,000 Marathi 3,000 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kuruba 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Lakhera 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Lingader 3,200 Marathi - - - - - 3,200
 Lingayat 40 Kannada - - - - - 40
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
 Lohana 700 Gujarati 700 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Madari 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Madgi 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Mahar (Christian traditions) 1,800 Marathi - - - 1,800 - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 307,000 Marathi 45,000 - 262,000 - - -
Mahar (Muslim traditions) 200 Marathi - 200 - - - -
 Mahishya Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Mahli 10,000 Marathi 10,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta 148,000 Marathi 148,000 - - - - -
Mahratta Jadhav 20,000 Marathi 20,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 1,200 Gujarati 1,200 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Mahyavanshi 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
Maila Unknown Tulu - - - - - -
Mairal 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 50 Telugu - - - 50 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Mala Dasari Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Mala Hannai 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Mala Jangam 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Mala Sale 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Mala Sanyasi 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 30 Malayalam - - - 30 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 84,000 Hindi 84,000 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 4,400 Gujarati - 4,400 - - - -
Mana 900 Marathi 900 - - - - -
Manbhav 3,000 Marathi 3,000 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
 Mangala 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Manihar 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
Manne 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Mappila 20 Malayalam - 20 - - - -
Mashti 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) 1,600 Marathi - - - 1,600 - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 62,000 Marathi 42,000 - 20,000 - - -
 Mawalud 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Memon 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
 Mina 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Mirasi (Hindu traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern 20 - - - - -
Mitha Ayyalvar Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Bengali 1,800 - - - - -
 Moghal 8,900 Urdu - 8,900 - - - -
 Momna 80 Gujarati - 80 - - - -
 Mudugar 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
Mukri Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Murao (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Nadar 20 Tamil - - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 6,700 Hindi 6,600 - - - - 20
Nai (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Naikda 100 Kannada 40 70 - - - -
 Nair 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
Nanakshahi 80 Hindi - - - - 80 -
 Nau Buddh 63,000 Marathi - - 63,000 - - -
 Newah Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Oraon 300 Kurux 300 - - - - -
 Paharia 700 Nepali 700 - - - - -
 Pallan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Pangul 2,000 Marathi 2,000 - - - - -
 Paraiyan 20 Tamil - - - - - -
Pardhan 200 Pardhan 200 - - - - -
 Pardhi 18,000 Pardhi 18,000 80 200 - - 200
 Parsee Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Pashtun Northern 89,000 Urdu - 89,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Patharwat 1,400 Marathi 1,400 - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - 30
 Perka 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Persian 20 Persian, Iranian - 20 - - - -
Pindara 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Pinjara 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
Prabhu 900 Gujarati 900 - - - - -
 Qassab 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Raibhat (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Bundela 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Muslim traditions) 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
Rajput Rathor 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput Sisodia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Hindu traditions) 8,300 Hindi 8,100 - - - - 200
 Rajput unspecified (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Rajwar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
Ramoshi 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Marathi 11,000 - - - - -
 Ravalia 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Rawal (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Sagar 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
Sali 5,200 Kannada 5,100 - - - - 100
Sarera (Hindu traditions) 900 Kangri 900 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Sayyid 35,000 Urdu - 35,000 - - - -
 Shaikh 227,000 Urdu - 227,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 17,000 Urdu - 17,000 - - - -
 Shenva (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Siddi (Hindu traditions) 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Sindhollu Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - 300
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Sonar Aksali 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 50 Malayalam - - - 50 - -
Tagwale Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Talkute 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 4,000 Hindi 4,000 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) 2,700 Urdu - 2,700 - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 30 Tamil - 30 - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Hindi 28,000 - - - - 30
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Thakkar 5,900 Marathi 5,900 - 50 - - 20
Tirmali 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 4,000 Telugu 4,000 - - - - -
 Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Vanjara 27,000 Marathi 27,000 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 80 Tamil 80 - - - - -
 Varli 20 Varli 20 - - - - -
Vasudev 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Vellalan 70 Tamil 70 - - - - -
Vellalan Mudaliar 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 1,600 Telugu 1,600 - - - - -
Vitholia 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 8,200 Hindi 8,200 - - - - -
Yadav Gola 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Yenadi 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
  Totals:  371 1,956,000   356 1,195,000 392,000 348,000 4,700 1,500 15,000
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