CountryIndia

State:

  

Maharashtra

District:

  

Wardha



Number of People Groups

288

Unreached People Groups

272

Total Population

1,430,000

Buddhist

13.0 %

Christian

0.2 %

Hindu

81.8 %

Muslim

4.2 %

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 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Agri 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Anamuk 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Andh 1,600 Marathi 1,600 - - - - -
 Ansari 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Aray Mala 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
Atari 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Baiga Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
Bakad 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
Balija Bogam 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
 Baloch Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 3,300 Hindi 2,200 - - - - 1,100
 Bania Chetti 500 Tamil 500 - - - - -
Bania Dhusar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Bania Gujar 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 700 Hindi 100 - - - - 600
 Bania Porwal 400 Hindi 200 - - - - 200
Bania Saitwal 1,600 Hindi 800 - - - - 700
 Bania Srimali 200 Gujarati 30 - - - - 200
Bania Ummad 200 Hindi 80 - - - - 100
 Bania unspecified 13,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - 2,300
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 4,900 Lambadi 4,900 - - - - -
Banjara Rathor (Hindu traditions) 400 Lambadi 400 - - - - -
Barda 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
 Basor 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Basor Kandra 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bavcha 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Beda Jangam 40 Kannada 40 - - - - -
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Kannada 1,200 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 5,100 Kannada 5,100 - - - - -
Beldar Sunkar 1,600 Marathi 1,600 - - - - -
 Bhaina Unknown Chhattisgarhi - - - - - -
 Bhampta 3,200 Marathi 3,200 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - 60 - - -
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) 80 Urdu - 40 - - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Bhansala 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Bhattra 30 Bhatri 30 - - - - -
Bhil Tadvi Unknown Dhanki - - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Bhoyar 41,000 Hindi 41,000 - - - - -
Bhunjia 70 Bhunjia 70 - - - - -
Bidur 7,500 Marathi 7,500 - - - - -
Bindla 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Binjhia Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Birhor Unknown Birhor - - - - - -
 Bohra 1,600 Gujarati - 1,600 - - - -
 Boya 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Brahmin Chitpavan 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin Deshastha 800 Marathi 800 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaud Saraswat 200 Konkani 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaur 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Brahmin Karhada 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
Brahmin Mahratta 900 Marathi 900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Ojha 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Brahmin Sanadhya 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 20,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - 200
Byagara 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
 Chalvadi Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 11,000 - 200 - - -
 Chenna Dasar Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Chitara 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 400 Kannada - - - 400 - -
 Dahait 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Dakkal Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 7,600 Hindi 7,600 - - - - -
Darzi Namdev (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 3,600 Gujarati 3,200 50 300 - - 30
Dhangri 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Dhanka Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Dhanwar 900 Chhattisgarhi 900 - - - - -
 Dhimar 37,000 Hindi 37,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Dhodia 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Dhor 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Dohor 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Dubla 200 Dubli 200 - - - - -
Ellamalawar Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Faqir 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Gamit 40 Gamit 40 - - - - -
 Ganda 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
 Garoda (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Garpaguri 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Ghasi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Goan Catholic 50 Konkani, Goan - - - 50 - -
Gond Maria 11,000 Maria 11,000 - - - - 100
Gond Rajgond 45,000 Gondi, Northern 44,000 - - - - 400
 Gond unspecified 93,000 Hindi 91,000 30 400 400 - 1,000
 Gondhali 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Gosain 4,400 Hindi 4,400 - - - - -
Gowari 56,000 Marathi 56,000 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Halba 16,000 Marathi 16,000 30 20 - - 100
Halleer 500 Marathi 500 - - - 30 -
Halsar Unknown Konkani, Goan - - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Holar Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Holer 40 Kannada 40 - - - - -
Ilavan 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
 Jat unspecified (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Jat unspecified (Sikh traditions) 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,200 -
 Jingar 200 Marwari 200 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Bengali 1,200 - - - - -
 Kachera (Hindu traditions) 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kachhia (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Kalal Idiga 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
 Kamar 200 Kamar 200 - - - - -
Kamathi 1,600 Telugu 1,600 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Kapewar 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Kapu 2,200 Telugu 2,200 - - - - -
Kapu Reddi 1,600 Telugu 1,600 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 2,700 Marathi 2,700 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 20 Kashmiri - 20 - - - -
 Kathodi 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
Katia Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Kawar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Khairwar Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
Kharia Unknown Kharia - - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Hindi 4,100 - 20 - - -
Khatik (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Khoja 400 Gujarati - 400 - - - -
Kirar 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Kol 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kolha 800 Ho 800 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor 100 Marathi 80 - 20 - - -
 Koli Mahadev 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
Kolowar 11,000 Kolami, Northwestern 11,000 - - - - 70
Kolupulvandlu 70 Telugu 70 - - - - -
 Korku 900 Korku 900 - - - - -
 Koshti 20,000 Marathi 20,000 - - - - -
 Koya Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 6,800 Hindi 6,800 - - - - -
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 167,000 Gujarati 167,000 - - 20 - -
Kunbi Anjna 2,200 Gujarati 2,200 - - - - -
Kunbi Jadav 15,000 Marathi 15,000 - - - - -
Kunbi Khaire 4,100 Marathi 4,100 - - - - -
Kunbi Lonari 5,100 Marathi 5,100 - - - - -
Kunbi Tirole 38,000 Marathi 38,000 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Lakhera 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Lingader 2,100 Marathi - - - - - 2,100
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Lohana 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Madari 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Madgi 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 20 Telugu - - - 20 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Mahar (Christian traditions) 900 Marathi - - - 900 - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 183,000 Marathi 49,000 - 134,000 - - -
 Mahishya 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Mahli 18,000 Marathi 18,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta 45,000 Marathi 45,000 - - - - 300
Mahratta Jadhav 2,300 Marathi 2,300 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
 Mahyavanshi 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 20 Telugu - - - 20 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
Mala Dasari 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
Mala Hannai Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Mala Jangam 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Mala Masti Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Mala Sale 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
Mala Sanyasi Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 50 Malayalam - - - 50 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 60,000 Hindi 60,000 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 900 Gujarati - 900 - - - -
Mana 18,000 Marathi 18,000 - - - - -
Manbhav 700 Marathi 700 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 800 Marathi 800 - - - - -
 Mangala 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
Manne Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Mashti 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) 600 Marathi - - - 600 - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Marathi 22,000 - 600 - - -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Meitei Unknown Meitei - - - - - -
 Memon 40 Gujarati - 40 - - - -
Mitha Ayyalvar Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Moghal 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Munda 20 Mundari 20 - - - - -
 Naga unspecified 20 Naga Pidgin - - - 20 - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi - 20 - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Naikda 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Nair 80 Malayalam 80 - - - - -
 Namassej Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Nanakshahi 50 Hindi - - - - 50 -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Nau Buddh 50,000 Marathi - - 50,000 - - -
 Oraon 200 Kurux 200 - - - - -
 Panika Unknown Chhattisgarhi - - - - - -
Pardhan 11,000 Pardhan 11,000 - 30 - - 100
 Pardhi 3,400 Pardhi 3,300 - - - - 70
 Parja Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Parsee Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Pashtun Northern 5,600 Urdu - 5,600 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Patelia Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Pinjara 3,300 Urdu - 3,300 - - - -
 Pod Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Qassab 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Rajbhar 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Rajput Rathor 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Hindu traditions) 5,800 Hindi 5,700 - - - - 100
 Rajput unspecified (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
 Rajwar 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 3,600 Marathi 3,600 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Saora 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Satani 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
 Sayyid 6,800 Urdu - 6,800 - - - -
 Shaikh 35,000 Urdu - 35,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 3,000 Urdu - 3,000 - - - -
 Shenva (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
Sindhollu Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 27,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - 200
 Syrian Christian 100 Malayalam - - - 100 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 7,400 Hindi 7,400 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 97,000 Hindi 97,000 - - - - -
Thakkar 3,500 Marathi 3,500 - - - - -
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
Tirmali 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Telugu 1,200 - - - - -
 Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
Vanjara 4,500 Marathi 4,500 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Varli Unknown Varli - - - - - -
 Velama 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Yenadi 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
  Totals:  288 1,430,000   272 1,170,000 59,000 185,000 2,600 2,000 10,000
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